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Cruise ships become floating prisons

Do you guys know what happened on the Diamond Princess cruise ship? Do you think we should save the people on board? Or should we keep them on board until all the persons are tested? However, there is one big problem for testing all the people which is testing takes ...

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Tesla is Told to Halt Preparations of New “Gigafactory” in Germany

An Electric Carmaker is not who you would expect environmentalists to take action against but Tesla is feeling the heat after they began clearing forest for their 250-acre factory outside Berlin. The German Court has ordered them to temporarily halt preparations for their car factory amid accusations that the plant ...

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Globalization: From Impacting Countries and Companies, To Influencing Individuals (Brandon Nguyen)

By: Brandon Nguyen When observing my daily life, aspects that I would never think about have been impacted by globalization. An example is the clothes I put on everyday. I never stop to think about how it was made in Vietnam and what paths we have taken in order to ...

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Globalization and Everyday Life – Leon Tsai

I wake up in the morning, to an alarm set on my iPhone, which was assembled in China. The batteries in iPhones actually from Samsung, a South Korean company. I get dressed and drive to work in my Japanese Toyota Highlander. When I get to work, I make a cup ...

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Saudi Arabia Crack Down on Corruption Amongst High Profile Figures

Over the last couple of classes we have discussed important topics including the importance of impacting the political environment, global business and sustainable development, and managing for sustainability. Lucky for us as a class of students learning there is a news story developing right now that incorporates these topics in ...

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Google Docs Glitch That Locked Out Users Underscores Privacy Concerns

Posted By: Sarah Xiruo Xu, Nov. 6, 2017 Are you using Google Docs to store and share your important files with your friends or colleagues? Be careful, you may be blocked from accessing to your files! Last week, a false red flag in Google Docs locked users out of their ...

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Crossroad for Car Makers

Posted By: Sarah Xiruo Xu, Oct. 1, 2017 Paris Agreement on Climate Change, which entered into effect on November 4, 2016, facilitates a more environmental ethical world toward intergenerational fairness and intra-generational fairness. This drives a fundamental change for global car business with sales of passenger cars are forecasted to hit ...

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Globalization: Friend or Foe?

by: Courtney Steininger As a student of the humanities, I am constantly forced to reckon with the fact that we live in a post-colonial world. While we may no longer live under imperial rule, it is a fact that between 1492 and 1914, Europeans conquered 84% of the globe (Hoffman, ...

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AI is today not tomorrow

The idea of AI (Artificial Intelligence) has been growing more and more than ever. Over 1.9 million people use Amazon’s smart “Alexa”, a form of AI, everyday which uses and has over 5,000 skills growing daily. We often see advancement’s in AI in everyday media, but it is coming sooner ...

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