With automated software, schedules and salaries fluctuate to the point where workers can barely plan ahead.
One company is replacing "out-of-office" replies with auto-delete so workers don't fret about returning to a mountain of mail.
In California, washed-up coastal garbage is having a big economic impact for Orange County, says a new report.
The people and ideas reshaping urban life
The USDA certification is arduous to maintain, and some community farmers are finding alternate ways to assure buyers that their produce is pristine.
That's the unappetizing news from researchers analyzing java's chemistry.
Experts are split on whether artificial intelligence will boost—or decimate—the economy.
Small companies are stepping up to fill the needs of the evolving legal-weed economy—there's even a Yelp-style app.
Experts say access to play develops "self-directed executive function," a skill just as important as reading.
Early humans threw their trash on the ground. But there's a psychology behind why we continue to—and how to make us stop.
Despite the startup buzz, the U.S. is far less entrepreneurial than it was a decade ago.
ManServants is billing itself as an Uber-like service for cabana boys. In a better world, it would work even more like Uber, and it would work for sex.
The city is rolling out several new noise-muffling measures, but the real problem may be the way Spanish cities are constructed.
It's like they're occupied by cigar-sucking giants.
A visual history of the "rooster sauce" that goes with everything.
And night owls tend to be less ethical in the morning. Siestas might make everyone behave a little better.
More than a decade ago, Radio Diaries chronicled the lives of people in old-school industries. Today, their voices bring back a city that's long gone.
And they're underreported by as much as 10 times, according to new research.