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BlackRock CEO Larry Fink just sent a warning to CEOs everywhere

Larry Fink, the chairman and CEO of BlackRock.REUTERS/Ruben Sprich BlackRock CEO Larry Fink on Tuesday sent a letter to CEOs of public companies outlining his expectation that they start accounting for their effect on society. BlackRock, a $6.3 trillion asset manager, is doubling the size of its investor-stewardship program, which …

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Tech doesn’t need to be less addictive — it just needs to be better

garryknight/Flickr The tech industry has been under increased scrutiny lately over the potential negative effects of its products. Many critics are charging that smartphones, social networks, and other tech products and services are encouraging “addiction” — but that’s likely overstating the case. Few people’s interactions with their devices or services …

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