Archive for February 4th, 2013

Tech companies generally have some of the best employment perks in the world, which is why employers in other sectors may want to look to Silicon Valley for cues on how to attract and retain talent. An employer doesn’t have to be a tech giant to offer enticing perks that keep workers satisfied and motivated. Read more

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Credit: Curt Carnemark / World Bank.

Credit: Curt Carnemark / World Bank.

By now, you have probably seen terrifying images of the catastrophic air pollution that has plagued Beijing, China, in recent weeks. Report after report has shown apocalyptic images of the city blanketed with clouds of pollution, snarled traffic due to low visibility and distressed citizens protecting themselves with face masks (see this lovely gallery from The Atlantic). Doctors in Beijing reported increases in hospital emissions for respiratory complaints, especially among children. Two Chinese software companies that develop smartphone apps for monitoring pollution exposure reported huge spikes in their downloads. Read more

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