Have you ever browsed a rack of clothes for under $15 at your local Zara, H&M or Topshop, and thought, ‘What a deal!’. Have you ever stopped on your way to the cashier to look at the tag and see where that piece of clothing was made? The clothes you buy may have been made by Cambodian garment workers who are a crucial part of the fast fashion supply chain. Is there a true human cost to getting a bargain?
They're the latest buzzwords: AI (artificial intelligence), blockchain, VR (virtual reality), ML (machine learning), data mining, AR (augmented reality), bitcoin. When you're working or travelling in San Francisco, there's a good chance at least three of these acronyms will appear in your conversations.