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Serena Williams Fires Back at John McEnroe After He Said She’d Be 700th Best Men’s Player

Serena Williams has hit back at John McEnroe after the retired tennis star said she was only as good as the world’s 700th-best male player. In an interview with NPR on Sunday, McEnroe said that Williams, the highest-ranked female tennis player, would place “like number 700 in the world” if male players were included. The…

http://time.com/4834270/serena-williams-john-mcenroe/

Microsoft Calls on Governments to Stop Stockpiling Dangerous Software

In the wake of a major cyber attack that affected hospitals and other services in more than 150 countries, Microsoft has urged governments to stop their stockpiling of dangerous software that can be weaponized if leaked. “The governments of the world should treat this attack as a wake-up call,” Microsoft President and chief legal officer…

http://time.com/4778646/microsoft-ransomware-cybersecurity-wannacrypt/

5 Surprising Things We Learn About Ivanka Trump From Her New Book

Ivanka Trump’s new book, Women Who Work: Rewriting the Rules For Success was released Tuesday. Much of the book is a practicum for females in the workplace, advising readers on everything from salary negotiations to work-life balance. However, the first daughter–who wrote the book before her father was elected–does provide a few personal anecdotes that…

http://fortune.com/2017/05/02/ivanka-trump-women-who-work/

10 Things You Should Know Before Your Job Interview

HR people are people, too. They don’t like it when hiring managers bring in their laptops to interview candidates. (Yes, that is rude.) They also don’t like rushing job prospects through making a final decision—the wrong fit only makes their lives harder in the end. And they also care about looks: employer branding was the…

http://time.com/4762070/hr-job-interview-tips/

Mark Zuckerberg Helped Build a Ford F-150 Truck

Facebook Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg made a stop at a Ford plant in Michigan Thursday, where he helped build a F-150 truck on the assembly line and met with the plant’s employees. This is Zuckerberg’s first time in Michigan, he wrote on Facebook, and he posted photographs of himself working on the assembly line…

http://fortune.com/2017/04/27/mark-zuckerberg-michigan-ford-f150-truck/

Trump’s Travel Ban May Have Caused a Drop in Passengers Flying to the U.S.

Air passenger arrivals in the United States fell in the first quarter of the year, while arrivals in Canada and Mexico rose, according to data from travel analysis company ForwardKeys. Travelers from the Middle East and Europe were possibly deterred by uncertainty over President Donald Trump’s travel ban on citizens of six Muslim-majority nations, as…

http://fortune.com/2017/04/26/trump-travel-ban-us-arrivals/

Ivanka Trump’s Brand Flourishes as She Crafts a Career in the White House

(SHANGHAI) — On April 6, Ivanka Trump‘s company won provisional approval from the Chinese government for three new trademarks, giving it monopoly rights to sell Ivanka brand jewelry, bags and spa services in the world’s second-largest economy. That night, the first daughter and her husband, Jared Kushner, sat next to the president of China and…

http://time.com/4744030/ivanka-trump-china-trademark-conflict/

New Device Pulls Drinking Water from the Air, Using Only Solar Energy

A new device, developed by researchers at UC Berkeley and MIT, promises to bring clean drinking water to remote areas by drawing it directly from the air. Though the device is currently only a prototype, its early results appear extremely promising. The device, which calls to mind the “moisture vaporators” Luke Skywalker oversaw in his…

http://fortune.com/2017/04/16/drinking-water-technology/

4 of the 10 Highest-Paid CEOs Are Now Women

Women accounted for four of the top 10 highest-paid CEOs in U.S. last year. That’s a big jump over 2015, when just two female chiefs made the cut. Safra Catz of Oracle (No. 5), Meg Whitman of Hewlett Packard (No. 6), Ginni Rometty of IBM (No. 8), and Indra Nooyi of PepsiCo (No. 10), all…

http://fortune.com/2017/04/12/highest-paid-ceos-women/

Samsung’s Siri Rival Is Going to Be Delayed

Samsung’s Bixby, an artificially intelligent assistant, will not be ready in time for the company’s U.S. launch of the Galaxy S8 smartphone. The delay is particularly embarrassing for Samsung as it had widely advertised the feature, which aims to emulate other voice-activated virtual assistants such as Apple’s Siri and Amazon’s Alexa, CNN reports. The Wall…

http://fortune.com/2017/04/12/samsung-siri-digital-assistant-bixby/