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The 7 largest employers in the Global 500

It takes a lot of manpower for the companies on this year’s Fortune Global 500 list to generate $31.2 trillion in revenue—65 million people, in fact, roughly the same size as the population of Thailand. 81 more words


McKesson: The healthcare tech giant you've probably never heard of

McKesson doesn’t have the name recognition of companies like AT&T, Bank of America, and Walt Disney. But it does beat them on one key point: It’s bigger. 1,708 more words


How Microsoft and the USDA are trying to solve the sustainable food problem

It’s clear by now that, given the demand for sustainable food sources, agriculture is becoming a high-tech enterprise. The sophisticated use of sensors, wireless networks, and lots of data could help farmers wring the most out of the resources they have. 363 more words


What goes around comes around

Some really well executed typographic pieces by Charles Williams.

Fortune Magazine – 500

The Very Grey Matter Of Edward Blank

Press Up – Rise… 7 more words


Walmart's battle with Target moves to the baby aisle

Oh baby, the fight is on.

Walmart announced on Thursday it was greatly expanding its array of products for babies and their mothers, a move that takes direct aim at a category critical to arch-rival Target . 315 more words


Car-jacking hackers are driving Nokia Here acquisition

How much is security against car hackers worth? For Daimler Group AG, owner of Mercedes-Benz, it’s somewhere in the ballpark of $2.4 billion to $3.29 billion. 341 more words