• ENTREPRENEURS
    This Company Uses Machine Learning to Find Owners of Recalled Cars

    When a car company issues a recall, it’s typically on dealerships to reach out to affected customers. But since vehicles can change hands, leaving records out of date, dealers aren’t always able to provide drivers with this at times vital information. One company that addresses this issue is Recall Masters, founded by programmer Chris Miller. […]

  • MOTIVATION
    Lions’ Teez Tabor uses speed criticism as motivation

    Who knew the 40-yard dash could even impact football players after the draft? After setting an NFL Scouting Combine record with a 4.22-second dash, John Ross challenged the fastest alive, Usain Bolt, to a race. On the opposite end, though, Lions cornerback Teez Tabor continues to face a negative stigma after clocking a time of […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    CEO Uses His Own Salary to Raise Employee Wages to $70,000

    Many companies have raised their minimum wages in recent years in order to compete for better talent. But one company is taking that concept to a whole new level. Dan Price, founder of Gravity Payments, recently announced to his employees that the company is raising its minimum annual salary to $70,000. So even the lowest […]

  • SUCCESS
    Apparel Brand Uses Virtual Reality to Tell Its Story

    There are lots of brands out there that pledge to give back to good causes. But it’s rare that customers actually get to see first hand what kind of an impact their purchase makes. That’s where GIMME360 is trying to make a change. And it’s doing it through the use of virtual reality. GIMME360 is […]

  • STARTUPS
    UK start-up ComplyAdvantage uses AI to speed up financial compliance

    A UK start-up ComplyAdvantage uses artificial intelligence to help banks and other financial firms with anti-money laundering compliance received $8.2 million to fund its expansion in Europe and North America. Photo: iStockphoto London: A UK start-up that uses artificial intelligence to help banks and other financial firms with anti-money laundering compliance received $8.2 million to […]