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Ben Branstetter

Crowded Shopping Black Friday is killing families (and Cyber Monday could save it)
Black Friday hurts more than just your wallet.
tv screen with image of the netflix logo For Netflix, the war against TV networks has already been won
Netflix will dominate tomorrow's TV landscape. And nothing can stop it.
You might feel a robot's pain—but it doesn't feel yours
The future of empathy just got wired.
man holding a black lives matter sign amidst a hallway The death of slacktivism
A lot has changed since Occupy Wall Street.
illustration of hillary clinton It's time to kill the presidential debates
Let's replace them with a format that actually works.