Morning Report

October 17, 2019

Retail Sales Fall, Silicon Valley Gets a Labor Movement, and Monitoring Every Step Your Employees Take

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October 16, 2019

TikTok Poaches Facebook, Retailers Copy Amazon Go, and Second-Hand Clothing Sites Thrive

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October 15, 2019

Do You Need a ‘Text Board of Directors’? Can Costco Keep Charging $4.99 a Chicken? And Is Capitalism Dead?

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October 14, 2019

Questions About La Colombe’s Wages, Facebook’s Video Viewers, and Tesla’s Autopilot Ethics

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October 11, 2019

Growing Coffee in California, Growing Meat in Outer Space, and Should the Sacklers Do Time?

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October 10, 2019

Silicon Valley Discovers Profits, Why You Need a Glassdoor Strategy, and the Price of Pleasing Google

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October 9, 2019

A Bar Charging By the Hour, the GM Strike’s Ripple Effect, and the Cost of Fighting Chinese Counterfeiters

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October 8, 2019

Catering to Deaf Customers, Holiday Hiring Begins, and Demanding a ‘Candor Clause’

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October 7, 2019

The Sublet Economy, How to Sell Cars People Can’t Afford, and Walmart and Target Try to Outgreen Each Other

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October 4, 2019

Job Growth Slows and What’s Wrong with Silicon Valley?

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October 3, 2019

Zulily Challenges Amazon, US Manufacturing Declines, and the Great Bidet Revolt

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October 2, 2019

Trade Falls, Regulation Rises, and Mark Zuckerberg Takes On Elizabeth Warren

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