Salary information site PayScale released new data on the gender pay gap with breakouts by industry, U.S. state and individual education level. It collected information from 1.8 million employees between October 2014 and October 2016.
Feeling overwhelmed making sense of health data? A powerful new data set and visualization will help provide great insights into drug development and Medicare spending on drugs. Best part? The data will be freely available, courtesy of the aptly named company, Enigma. Funded by venture capitalists and more staid investors including [...]
On Friday, we looked at five key charts that showed the technical breakout in stocks, interest rates, the dollar and crude oil. All of these longer term charts argue for much higher levels to come. Remember, the big event remaining for the year is the December 14 Fed meeting. A rate [...]
The desire of people in the age of Trump to support real news is driving the growth of online subscriptions to the likes of the New York Times. That's great, but don't forget your local paper, because it's probably doing some incredible work under difficult circumstances. For example, the Newark [...]
This week in women in sports highlights Serena Williams' open letter to women on sexism and equal pay; Billie Jean King's pursuit for inclusion and equality in the workplace; and Adidas' first-ever cleats designed for women.
Video Wednesday's“industry re-defining” announcementmay have fallen short of expectations, but thebest and latest effort to improve fighter rights — theMixed Martial Arts Athletes Association — nonetheless made itself heard. On a nearly three-hour conference call with 100-plus media members, former Bellator CEO and MMAAA lead advisor Bjorn Rebney, together with UFC [...]
It'snot historically infrequent that America’s national media has an occasional inflexion point thatputs itself in its own spotlight (namely the media reporting on the media). Photo by David Silverman/Getty Images That’s never been more true than it is right now as America’s major news outlets post-mortem their coverage of the recent Presidential [...]
Attention, New Yorkers: On Tuesday, December 6, Uber is offering commuters in all five boroughs the chance to win a luxury staycation at a boutique hotel in Manhattan handpicked by elite booking service Mr Mrs Smith.
OPPO became China’s top-selling smartphone brand in the third quarter this year. Now the Chinese developer of Android handsets is taking on the rest of the world with the F1 Plus model, and the world is reacting now as other models vie with it for market share.
Throughout the election, Facebook and other social media sites were full of "fake news" stories that were intended to mislead people. Since lots of people only get their news that way, how has their reality been changed? Cartoon by Ted Rall.
With its most active year to date winding down, ONE Championship has planned a record 24 eventsacross nine countries in 2017, Forbes has learned. ONE Championship's 2017 schedule includes two stops in the Philippines — heavyweight champion Brandon Vera's home away from home. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez) ONE’s busy schedule next year [...]
There’s a riff that goes like this: “Customer satisfaction is useless. Only customer delight matters.” This may unworkable in the real world, yet in the world of customer service thought leaders and consultants and speakers, it’s a popular claim to make.
There is little doubt that Machine Learning (ML) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) are transformative technologies in most areas of our lives. While the two concepts are often used interchangeably there are important ways in which they are different. Let’s explore the key differences between them.