Roland Morin

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Five Challenges China Must Meet by 2034

China’s resurgence has been driven by a combination of private entrepreneurship and top-down bureaucratic capitalism; by an unmatched and unchecked culture of engineering ambition; of rote learning and educational experimentation; of sophisticated tastes along with basic concerns with food safety; …

Judge Rules Unpaid Intern Cannot Bring Sexual Harassment Claim Since She's Not A Paid Employee

The lawsuit came after a supervisor allegedly groped and tried to kiss an intern.<p>The saga for unpaid interns is showing no signs of letting up anytime soon.<p>A New York judge ruled Oct. 3 that a former female intern for Phoenix Satellite Television US, Inc. cannot bring a sexual harassment claim …

Call for Murdoch to quit as Fox chairman

Media chief facing fresh investor revolt and calls for his sons James and Lachlan to step down from board of 21st Century Fox.<p>Rupert Murdoch might have hoped that dividing his media empire in two would silence shareholders who sought to oust him as chairman. However, the embattled media chief is …

Google's new 'Chromebook for everyone' is a sleek 11-inch HP laptop

At an event in New York City this morning, Google announced the new HP Chromebook 11. The Chromebook 11 is a low-cost Chrome OS laptop, with an 11-inch, 1366 x 768 pixel IPS display and Chromebook Pixel inspired design. The new laptop, which Google is selling for $279, is available to order from …

Amid Big Salmonella Outbreak, USDA Says It's On The Job

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has issued a health alert warning that an estimated 278 illnesses caused by <i>Salmonella Heidelberg</i> are associated with raw chicken produced by Foster Farms at three facilities in California.<p>The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says illnesses have been …

Apple said to plan event Oct. 22

The second-generation iPad mini will have a retina display and the A7 chip, AllThingsD reports<p>SAN FRANCISCO — Apple is planning to hold an event on Oct. 22, a person familiar with the situation said Tuesday, sparking speculation the company will update its second most popular product, the iPad, …