Chris Nesi

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  • AOL Quietly Changes Our 401(k) Employer Match Program

    AOL Quietly Changes Our 401(k) Employer Match Program

    Starting this year, AOL has changed how it distributes its matching 401(k) contributions for all employees, which could put a sizable dent in the retirement accounts for workers who part ways with the company before the end of the year. Read More

  • Blockbuster’s Demise; An Elegy To Video Store Culture

    Blockbuster’s Demise; An Elegy To Video Store Culture

    After years of clinging to life, Dish Network has announced it will pull the plug on its remaining 300 Blockbuster Video brick-and-mortar locations by early next year, signaling another death knell to the age of home video rental. The once-mighty video juggernaut had more than 9,000 locations at its peak in 2004, a number that significantly plummeted over the past decade. I worked for Blockbuster… Read More

  • 3D Printing Is The Future, But What Kind Of Future?

    3D Printing Is The Future, But What Kind Of Future?

    The crescendo of media reports about the advent of a DIY printable firearm has caused an understandable uproar. In the wake of so many high-profile, mass-casualty incidents involving firearms -- and a lot of impotent rage by our elected officials -- it seems counterintuitive that, as we circle the wagons around the idea of passing rational gun legislation at the federal level, we can also… Read More