Tim Cook just became Nike's 'lead independent director'

Apple CEO Tim Cook just added a leadership position at another of the world’s biggest companies to his resume. Nike announced Thursday that Cook will serve as “lead independent director” of the company’s board as part of a minor seat switch-up. Cook has been a member of the sneaker giant’s […]

How Change.org became a legitimate force in Australian politics

Until recently, politicians could safely ignore clicktivism. Hundreds of online petitions could fill their inboxes and they could look the other way, but that’s changing. Now campaigns started on Change.org are translating into activism beyond the Internet and Australia’s elected officials are taking notice.  SEE ALSO: Awful Australian election made […]

Does Amazon own Seattle?

Walk down Seventh Avenue in downtown Seattle and you can’t miss them: Three gigantic spheres resembling melted-together Milk Duds rising in the shadow of Amazon’s new 500-foot-tall office tower.  The architectural oddity has already become a tourist attraction and social media phenomenon. Passersby snap photographs and watch construction crews attach […]

A new 'Lost in Space' series coming to Netflix

Danger, nostalgia haters! The streaming giant that brought back Arrested Development, rebooted Full House and is giving you four Gilmore Girls mini-movies is now setting its eyes on Lost in Space. Netflix has announced it has given a 10-episode order to Lost in Space, based on the 1960s sci-fi TV […]