New water, cars and pollination, #likeagirl (equality)

aljazeeraamerica: Study: Women on corporate boards help companies strike better deals When it comes to building an empire, corporations would be wise to appoint more women to their boards of directors. That’s because female directors appear to bring down the costs of acquiring other companies, according to new research from the University of British Columbia, and […]

Google jet fleet loses a Pentagon fuel perk

Google Inc. founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin may have to dig deeper to operate their fleet of private jets, after the U.S. Department of Defense ended a little-known arrangement that for years allowed the tech billionaires to travel on sharply discounted jet fuel bought from the Pentagon. Google jet fleet loses a Pentagon fuel […]