The fury over Michael Brown’s killing was fueled by more than a century of economic and political fragmentation
How's that going to work?
A new ad from Arkansas Senator Mark Pryor boasts about his support for the law without mentioning its name
Don't call the Android Nook tablet a comeback for Barnes & Noble's shambling e-reader
It's a lot of money, but not so much that the stock didn't rise on the news
The company's product design director, Margaret Gould Stewart, discusses how she rolls out new features without alienating too many users
Inside the fight to give college athletes a piece of the action
Two business school professors take a morbid approach to executive compensation research
Odessa startup Readdle sells to the West while keeping a wary eye on the East
By Warren Berger
The Penguin Press; 342 pages; $27.99
Design isn't just about style or aesthetic. It's about changing the world, argues journalist Berger, paying reverential homage to designer Bruce Mau. (Sorry, that's "design visionary,", according to the book cover.) Many other design-world visionaries—"the Glimmerati"—are featured. We should probably note here that Bloomberg BusinessWeek's Bruce Nussbaum is a certified member of the crew.
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