Patricia Wimberly

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The Vast, Secretive Face Database That Could Instantly ID You In A Crowd

Amid questions of accuracy and legality, the FBI and police can search images for millions of Americans’ faces, potentially in real time.<p>If you’ve been to the DMV to have your driver’s license photo taken, there’s a good chance your face is in a little-known group of databases that functions like a …

How Micro-Housing in Seattle Was Squashed by Zoning | Vanessa Brown Calder

Beginning in 2009, developers in Seattle became leaders in micro-housing. As the name suggests, micro-housing consists of tiny studio apartments or …

I earn over $5,000 a month traveling the world — here's how travel blogs really make money

When people ask me what I do for a living and I reply, "I'm a travel blogger," I can pretty much see the confusion in their faces.<p>They're thinking, <i>How can a blog make money? Isn't that just a hobby? Who pays you? How much can you really make?</i><p>Based on my own experience — and those of many other …

Here's What Jack Dorsey Said at the National Society of Black Engineers Annual Convention | Inc.com

In the past year, Twitter has made plenty of headlines for its problems with employee diversity, as has Silicon Valley as a whole. Jack Dorsey, its co-founder and CEO, opened up about the lack of blacks and Hispanics in the innovation economy, in remarks Friday at the National Society of Black …

The One Skill Too Many CEOs Lack

<i>The Leadership Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i></i> …

Distributor Robert L Johnson compares criticism of Zoe Saldana’s casting to infamous early 20th-century ‘brown paper bag’ test used to separate African Americans by shade of skin<p>The distributor of a controversial forthcoming biopic of Nina Simone has labelled claims that the Hollywood star Zoe …

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Wall Desk by Norm.Architects

Small desks that fold away are rare these days, despite all of the laptops and tablets floating around us at home. That’s exactly why this minimalist …

The 'quitter's mindset' could be the secret to success

She looked out the window, and back down to her desk where a full-time offer letter from Lola sat, awaiting her reply.<p>It didn't matter that she'd only finished her first year. Or that most people she asked said it was a mistake.<p>She knew it was time to make a change, and she did.<p>Chisa made the …