Amazon warehouse workers' injuries spike around Prime Day. Happy shopping.
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Amazon warehouse workers’ injuries spike around Prime Day. Happy shopping.

Amazon Prime Day is just around the corner. For many of the more than 150,000 full-time warehouse workers in North American fulfillment centers, that means mandatory overtime and, according to a new report citing internal Amazon data, a spike in injuries.  The Sept. 29 report from Reveal News, an investigative …

Amazon Prime Day 2020 has an official date — shop early deals now
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Amazon Prime Day 2020 has an official date — shop early deals now

Updated Sept. 29. Following months of uncertainty, Amazon Prime Day has a date for 2020.  We previously reported that Prime Day 2020 will be on Tuesday, Oct. 13 after a slew of other publications like CNET and The Verge went live with stories rumoring the date, but now Amazon has …

Amazon warehouse workers' injuries spike around Prime Day. Happy shopping.
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Amazon warehouse workers’ injuries spike around Prime Day. Happy shopping.

Amazon Prime Day is just around the corner. For many of the more than 150,000 full-time warehouse workers in North American fulfillment centers, that means mandatory overtime and, according to a new report citing internal Amazon data, a spike in injuries.  The Sept. 29 report from Reveal News, an investigative …

Amazon warehouse workers' injuries spike around Prime Day. Happy shopping.
amazon

Amazon warehouse workers’ injuries spike around Prime Day. Happy shopping.

Amazon Prime Day is just around the corner. For many of the more than 150,000 full-time warehouse workers in North American fulfillment centers, that means mandatory overtime and, according to a new report citing internal Amazon data, a spike in injuries.  The Sept. 29 report from Reveal News, an investigative …

Spruce up your Zoom video calls with these helpful add-ons
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Spruce up your Zoom video calls with these helpful add-ons

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Spruce up your Zoom video calls with these helpful add-ons
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Spruce up your Zoom video calls with these helpful add-ons

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Google's Plus Codes give every location in the world a digital address
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Google’s Plus Codes give every location in the world a digital address

Addresses aren’t as ubiquitous as you may think.  According to Google, billions of people don’t have an address, or if they do, it’s not very accurate. To remedy the problem, the company created a digital address-making system called Plus Codes.   If you’re a Google Maps user, you probably know …

Spruce up your Zoom video calls with these helpful add-ons
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Spruce up your Zoom video calls with these helpful add-ons

If your Zoom calls are looking drab after six months of constant use, maybe it’s time to add some flair to your video conferencing.  Improving Zoom doesn’t mean you need to load up on equipment and get a ring light. Instead, you can download some software and add a few …

Amazon One lets you pay at stores with the palm of your hand
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Amazon One lets you pay at stores with the palm of your hand

The palm is the new fingerprint.  Amazon One, a new service from Amazon, is a novel way of contactless payment that scans your palm for authentication.  Besides payments, it could be used for anything that requires authentication, like entering a stadium or presenting a loyalty card. For starters, though, Amazon …

Google's Plus Codes give every location in the world a digital address
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Google’s Plus Codes give every location in the world a digital address

Addresses aren’t as ubiquitous as you may think.  According to Google, billions of people don’t have an address, or if they do, it’s not very accurate. To remedy the problem, the company created a digital address-making system called Plus Codes.   If you’re a Google Maps user, you probably know …