Technology Enables \’Phony News.\’ Can It Assist Stop It, Too?

In 1985, Neil Postman, in his now-prescient social commentary Entertaining Ourselves to Death, compared the dystopian visions of George Orwell\’s 1984 with Aldous Huxley\’s Brave New World: Orwell feared that the reality would be hidden from us. Huxley feared the truth would be drowned in a sea of irrelevance. Orwell feared we would end up…

Phony Divorce Is Path to Riches in China\’s Hot Real Estate Market

Previously this year, Mr. and Mrs. Cai, a couple from Shanghai, chose to end their marital relationship. The rationale wasn\’t difference of opinions; rather, it was a home market bubble. The set, who operate a clothes store, wished to buy a house for 3.6 million yuan ($532,583), contributing to 3 locations they already own. However…