Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index Subscribe Log In Log In Today’s Paper Advertisement DealBook Supported by Oct. 29, 2018 Good Monday morning. Sundar Pichai of Google, Mary Barra of General Motors, Peter Thiel of Founders Fund and Lachlan Murdoch of Fox will all be speaking at our “Playing for the Long Term” conference on Nov. 1 at Jazz at Lincoln Center in Manhattan. Register to attend . (Was this email forwarded to you? Sign up here .) Domestic terror attacks rattle social media The suspects in the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting and the pipe-bomb mailings shared something in common: they posted reams of hateful messages online. Now the platforms they used are having to reckon with their role. Gab, an extremist-friendly messaging service used by Robert Bowers, the suspect in the Pittsburgh rampage, has been dumped by the web hosting service GoDaddy and the payment processors Stripe and … [Read more...] about DealBook Briefing: Social Media Wrestles With Its Role in Terror
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Pooja Sankar gave new meaning to the word "scrappy" as she built her online question-and-answer forum Stephanie Schomer Published 1:00 pm, Thursday, May 17, 2018 Photo: Guru Khalsa @gurufoto Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Photo: Guru Khalsa @gurufoto She Built Her Startup With No Money or Team. How the CEO of Piazza Did It. 1 / 1 Back to Gallery In the Women Entrepreneur series My First Moves, we talk to founders about that pivotal moment when they decided to turn their business idea into a reality—and the first steps they took to make it happen. “My undergraduate experience was one of real isolation,” says Pooja Sankar, founder and CEO of Piazza, the online platform where students can anonymously ask and answer questions on assignments and gain feedback from fellow students as well as … [Read more...] about She Built Her Startup With No Money or Team. How the CEO of Piazza Did It.
'If you keep working hard and stay true to your mission, everything works itself out.' Kathleen Griffith Published 6:15 am, Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Photo: Brit + Co Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Photo: Brit + Co Brit Morin of Brit + Co Talks About Why She Launched Her Company, How to Overcome the Highs and Lows and Ignoring Negativity 1 / 1 Back to Gallery Editor’s note: Builders Series features no-holds-barred in-depth interviews with female leaders in different industries to give you insight into what successful women have done to push through feeling stuck, frustrated and uncreative in order to build incredible brands and businesses. Brit Morin is the founder & CEO of media company Brit + Co, which inspires, educates and entertains real women with a creative spirit. It’s an … [Read more...] about Brit Morin of Brit + Co Talks About Why She Launched Her Company, How to Overcome the Highs and Lows and Ignoring Negativity
Northwest Indiana music legend Tom Lounges has amassed a massive record collection in his decades-long career of writing about, talking about, booking and promoting musical acts.Now he's putting his gently "pre-loved" vinyl records, as well as CDs and cassettes, up for sale at the Tom Lounges' Record Bin in downtown Hobart. The new record store, which opened Friday at 218 Main St., doubles as a mini museum with posters and other music memorabilia and a live 24/7 online radio station, Lounges DJs, at regionradio.live."It has a rock focus, but we'll sell all kinds of music, including easy-listening, oldies, comics, R&B, metal, hip hop, country, dance albums and waltzes," Lounges said. "But it's primarily rock."Vinyl sales hit a Nielsen Music-era record high with 14.32 million albums sold last year, an increase of 9 percent, according to Billboard. Vinyl records accounted for 14 percent of all physical albums sold, another Nielsen Music-era record.In an age of Spotify and streaming, … [Read more...] about Tom Lounges opens record store/radio station/mini music museum in downtown Hobart
A forthcoming documentary suggests a Hobart woman who's serving a life sentence in prison for her role in two killings may have been a serial killer who also fed the remains of her dismembered lover to neighbors at a barbecue in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.Investigation Discovery, a crime-themed cable network that reaches 85 million U.S. households, will air the true crime thriller "Dead North" about Kelly Cochran, a Northwest Indiana woman who pleaded guilty to the 2016 murder of her husband, Jason Cochran, at their home on the 7100 block of Mississippi Street of Hobart. Cochran told Hobart police she injected her husband with heroin and smothered him with a pillow as revenge for the murder of her lover Christopher Regan, who she lured to her other home in Iron River, Michigan, with the promise of sex. Her husband burst out of the basement and shot Regan in the head with a .22 caliber rifle during the act, which the couple had plotted after making a "pact to kill off … [Read more...] about Documentary: Hobart woman may have fed dismembered lover to neighbors at barbecue, killed up to nine people