Americans are fielding millions of calls from bright, energetic telemarketers, but what they don't know is that they're talking to machines... Sort of. This is a story about how the future gets weird.
"Please donate food items so associates in need can enjoy Thanksgiving dinner," reads a sign accompanied by several plastic bins. The Cleveland Plain Dealer first reported on the food drive, which has
John Belushi, Gilda Radner, Bill Murray, Eddie Murphy, Chris Rock, Mike Myers, Jimmy Fallon … More than a quarter-century after Saturday Night Live premiered on NBC, its alumni have ascended to the pantheon
In the magazine this week, James Surowiecki details the problems facing Barnes & Noble—its C.E.O. recently resigned, the Nook isn’t working out so well—and passes along this advice from an industry analyst: