Her boss never responded to her email. The person who did was an HR coordinator who sent a perfunctory note about doing an exit interview and forgot to include her real name, instead writing: “Hi McKenna, my name is [Name].” It was a fitting ending to a job that had seemed so warm and inclusive on the surface but turned out to be so cutthroat. “From the outside, it looks so nice, it looks different than Facebook and Instagram,” Rogers says. “Then you get there and you realize it’s not.” … [Read more...] about Inside Pinterest, more tales of workplace discrimination
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As we understand it, ReDigi's proprietary software allows a user to select a sound recording he or she possesses and to designate that recording for "sale." The software then duplicates the user's copy of the track, places a watermark on that copy, stores it on ReDigi's servers and purportedly deletes the original file from the user's hard drive or mobile device. Then ReDigi offers for sale the copy it has made to other users of its service. … [Read more...] about RIAA wants ReDigi out of the business of selling “used” iTunes tracks
Hawaiians were the most likely to say they were "thriving," snagging the highest score on Life Evaluation, the most likely to say they smiled or laughed a lot the day before the survey, and the least likely to report daily worry or stress (emotional health). Residents of the Aloha State also had the most positive workplace environments; Rhode Islanders indicated having the worst work environments. … [Read more...] about The Happiest US State Is …
Actively streaming or purchasing new songs and albums so they’ll rank higher on music charts. Regularly posting or tweeting about their favorite artist to raise awareness. Creating and popularizing various hashtags, trends, and memes. Joining advocacies and raising money for charitable causes their favorite artist supports. Participating in “stanwars.” This involves arguing with the stans of another artist, who’s a perceived rival. Defending their fave artist during any controversies or scandals. Stans also frequently like and reply to posts from celebrities who have a social media presence. Many stans also participate in more insular activities, such as creating memes and sharing inside jokes with other stans in the community. … [Read more...] about What Is a “Stan,” and Where Does the Name Come From?