Category: Economics

Legal Pot Complicates Drug-Free Workplace Policies

Just because it’s legal, doesn’t mean it’s ok. Marijuana is now legal in several states, but drug-free workplace policies have not yet been updated to reflect these updates.  It is important that drug-free workplace policies are updated to keep pace

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Absurdly Decadent Business Cards

I know you have to spend money to make money, but I don’t think these cards, at about £1,000 ($1,534) each, are a smart investment.

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CDs and DVDs Not Worth Stealing

It seems that in Britain, burglars aren’t bothering to steal CDs and DVDs.  Why? The reason is the falling value of physical media products. The average price of a CD album in Britain fell from £10.77 to £7.32 between 2001

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Save the Earth by Increasing Data Center Temperature a Few Degrees

How companies can save money and “go green(er)” by simply lowering the air conditioning in data centers.

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AdBlock Plus to Allow Ads

In a strange turn-about, AdBlock Plus will now allow “acceptable ads.”  Why? Starting with Adblock Plus 2.0 you can allow some of the advertising that is considered not annoying. By doing this you support websites that rely on advertising but

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