Crawling from the wreckage

What’s next for digital media? Things are tough all over — but especially in the digital media business of 2018. Probably the most high-profile flameout this year was at Mic, which laid off most of its staff ahead of an acquisition by Bustle. Mic had raised nearly $60 million in funding, with major media organizations

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Organic products hit a record-breaking high

Product Categories>Produce & Floral Food and nonfood sales surpass $50 billion in 2018 The U.S. market for organic products had a record year in 2018, breaking the $50 billion mark for the first time, according to the Organic Trade Association. Including food and nonfood items, organic sales rose 6.3% to $52.5 billion last year, the

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Instagram Memers Are Unionizing

They’re hoping to solve some of the new economy’s problems with an old tactic: collective bargaining. Instagram members have had enough. They generate the engagement that helps keep Instagram growing—but, they argue, the multibillion-dollar platform doesn’t pay them for their work, or give them any control. So they’re fighting back. And before you write off

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30 Genius Tricks That Will Make Your Life Easier

Daily hacks that help you save time, work smarter, and feel happier. Imagine your day-to-day life suddenly got a whole lot easier, and not because anything major changed. You still have your same job, friends, and family, but as if by magic—everything is simpler. Sounds good, right?! Here’s the thing: It can happen for you.

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