Posts Tagged ‘result’
Internet pornography is creating a generation of young men who are hopeless in the bedroom, according to research. Exposure to lurid images and films in the new media is de-sensitizing so many young people that they are increasingly unable to become excited by ordinary sexual encounters, a report said. The result is that impotence is no [...]
Cliff Notes: Revenue was actually $312 million, not $713 million. COO returns to Google after 5 months. IPO looking even worse than before. Daily deals site Groupon Inc. said it was restating its financial results "to correct for an error in its presentation of revenue," and said its chief operating officer was exiting after just five [...]
When Simon Glik recorded Suffolk County police doing something they shouldn't, he was threatened and ultimately arrested by a crackpot cop who boasted, "I've been doing this for thirty years and there's nothing you can hold over my head." The result of his legal troubles? A federal court ruling that videotaping police is an unambiguous and [...]
AT&T is to buy T-Mobile USA. Both GSM networks, the hoped-for result will be better coverage, though yeah, right, whatever. But it'll take a while. And that's assuming regulators don't nix the deal.
American states are unable to execute their prisoners by lethal injection, thanks to an end to US production of sodium thiopental. Foreign health authorities prohibit selling sodium thiopental if it is to be used in lethal injections, and they will not buy drugs from pharma companies who sell sodium thiopental for that purpose. As a result, [...]
Josh Klein -- the fellow who trained crows to collect quarters and wrote an article for MAKE on how to toilet train your cat... and Bill Jensen wrote a new book called Hacking Work -- an "instruction manual for getting your work done faster, more efficiently, and with more fun no matter what your company manual says." It came out last week [...]