Monday, September 18, 2017

Confirmed Apple and MEdia Dragon Event Rumors

It’s an ingredient in us.  In the world. Poured over us, filtering into our bodies, minds, hearts, into the pavement itself.” Philip K. Dick, The Man in the High Castle ... read more

Unethical behavior such as dishonesty, cheating and corruption occurs frequently in organizations or groups. Recent experimental evidence suggests that there is a stronger inclination to behave immorally in groups than individually Do groups lie more than do individuals?

Amazon and eBay turning blind eye to VAT evasion, say MPs
Being motivated by a deep sense of injustice can be a costly thing. Just ask John Viscariello One man against the system: year 12 in Viscariello V Minters & Macks

Criminal groups are 'laundering up to $5MILLION a day through Australia's big four banks

“Taylor Dow, director of Taylor Dow Property Group, which last year sold $2 billion of Australian property to buyers in seven countries … said commissions range from 5 per cent and 15 per cent

The AFR is yet to do a follow-up on this wunderkind but can provide a strong lead for the next story. This document was recently filed with the Australian Securities & Investments Commission: “Report as to affairs …. registered liquidator name CON KOKKINOS … Company details TAYLOR DOW PROPERTY GROUP PTY LTD … S497(5) Appointment of liquidator”. No cash, no assets, and a gaggle of creditors of which the Tax Office was indubitably the largest. There was nary a sign, however, of that $200 million. It seems to have simply vanished in eight months...
Having been contacted by a handful of Taylor’s creditors, who unlike Taylor do not profess to be “living the dream”, we determined to solve the mystery of these missing billions. Tycoon Broker $2 Billion or 2 Bob 

WITHOUT A LAWYER? LOOK, ROBOTS CAN TAKE SOME PEOPLE’S JOBS, BUT WE HAVE TO DRAW THE LINE SOMEWHERE: Chatbot lets you sue Equifax for up to $25,000 without a lawyer

Nikki Haley for the First Woman President

James Robertson is one of the leading thinkers in the intranet space. He's the author of three books, "Essential Intranets: Inspiring Sites that Deliver Business Value," "Designing Intranets: Creating Sites that Work" and "What Every Intranet Team Should Know." Over 20 years in this space, he's also published the articles and methodologies that have guided teams around the globe

Robert Redford to Esquire: Trump Is ‘Our Fault,’ Worse ‘Than Nixon.’

Confirmed  Apple Event Rumors 🍎

Michael D. Shear on Twitter: "Had to Take My Tie Off. Literally None of the Hundreds of Reporters and Others Here at Apple Event Had One. The West Coast Is So Weird."

Atlassian kills God, rebrands as a mountain, astructurally unsound 'A' or a high five

Schlepping planets about is so old, teamwork is the new religion