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  • Post-college dissonance and disguised unemployment 28 November, 2022 12:28 am Livemint About a fortnight ago, the American job site Ziprecuiter.com published the findings of its latest survey of college graduates who intend to look for a new job in the next six months (bit.ly/3UYNilm). A key question in the study probed whether …
  • ST Explains: Will tech job cuts lead to broader cuts? Can laid-off workers be easily rehired? 27 November, 2022 11:58 pm The Straits Times SINGAPORE – Last Wednesday, HP announced plans to eliminate 4,000 to 6,000 jobs – or as much as 10 per cent of its 61,000-employee global workforce – over the next three years, amid waning demand for personal computers that has crimped profits. HP joined a …
  • One If By Lenovo, Two If By TikTok 27 November, 2022 11:33 pm The Epoch Times Commentary Things were a lot simpler when we were fighting the Redcoats nearly two and a half centuries ago. Before he famously rode into history in the midnight hour, alerting Colonial militia of the approach of British troops, Paul Revere arranged for …
  • What Elon Musk's 2-Year-Old Son Was Doing At Twitter Headquarters; Why The Company May Now Be Hiring 27 November, 2022 11:08 pm Benzinga After taking the helm at Twitter, Elon Musk conducted his first crucial meeting with its employees at the company headquarters in San Francisco.  According to a report, Musk brought his 2-year-old son X AE A-Xii to the office while he was meeting with …
  • Remote work is here to stay. So why is everyone still getting it so wrong? 27 November, 2022 10:19 pm ZDNet insta_photos -- ShutterstockHybrid work -- a combination of remote work and in-office time -- has become increasingly common, even if Elon Musk isn't a fan. And yet plenty of bosses still seem to be getting it very wrong. Perhaps that's no surprise …
  • Outsourcing firms seen gaining from tech turmoil 27 November, 2022 9:32 pm Deccan Herald If you thought India’s outsourcing giants would be the next to slash jobs after the recent mass layoffs at global tech giants and Indian startups, think again.  Despite the contraction in Europe’s top two economies and fears of a US slowdown, demand for …
  • Meta's senior Australian agency sales executive goes 27 November, 2022 9:12 pm AdNews Facebook's Ellie Rogers Advertising industry figure Ellie Rogers, ANZ industry director at Meta, has left the social media platform. Rogers, formerly of Ikon Communications, Profero and Carat, is taking the next three months off, with one eye open for …
  • Some Historical Context On The Current Silicon Valley Implosion 27 November, 2022 7:20 pm Worldcrunch -Analysis- BERLIN — Life isn’t always fair, especially when it comes to business. Although he had already registered dozens of patents, during the global economic crisis of the 1930s, tireless inventor Nikola Tesla found himself struggling to put food on …
  • Some Businesses Are Getting Booted From Facebook After Being Hacked…And Other Small Business Tech News This Week 27 November, 2022 5:15 pm Forbes (Photo illustration by Chesnot/Getty Images)Getty Images Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. Did you miss them? 1 - Meta keeps booting small business owners for being hacked on Facebook. …
  • The tragic deaths of Molly Russell and Olly Stephens haven't led to a safer internet 27 November, 2022 5:03 pm iNews UK November 27, 2022 12:55 pm Online safety should be a “zero-sum issue”. Who would contest the idea that encouraging self-harm or other violence should be legislated against? The Government ostensibly agrees. Way back in May 2021, it published its draft …
  • What Space Karen Is Revealing about Our Capitalistic Society 27 November, 2022 4:58 pm The Good Men Project   The world has felt like a scene from Mad Max as it turned upside down in these past few months. It sure did for the many that lost their livelihoods when it came to the mass Tech Layoffs witnessing 73,000 employees in the U.S. alone being let go. …
  • Guest Commentary: Zoom Town Boom Town 27 November, 2022 4:32 pm The Business Journal By Joe Metzger YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – On a particularly cold and quiet Sunday morning during the COVID-19 lock=down, I saw something I will never forget. Driving on Wick Avenue in Youngstown, I passed a determined man standing in the rain. He was holding …
  • Nicklaus: Warning signs point to recession, but a mild one, in 2023 27 November, 2022 3:53 pm St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Missouri With the stock market plunging and interest rates soaring, plenty of experts thought the economy was sinking into recession this spring. News flash: It didn’t. Total output declined modestly in the first half of the year, but employers added at least 250, …
  • Start your week smart: China, Severe weather, Landslide, World Cup, Irene Cara 27 November, 2022 3:37 pm CNN CNN  —  Whether you are flying home after the long Thanksgiving weekend or planning a trip to a faraway destination, we’ve got some tips and tricks from the air travel experts to help lower your stress levels. Now, here’s what else you need to know to …
  • Big tech companies retrenched, 1.37 lakh employees lost their jobs, what is the reason for this? 27 November, 2022 3:33 pm Hindustan News Hub Tech Layoffs: There is a phase of retrenchment of employees in tech companies around the world. These companies include giants like Meta, Amazon, HP and Twitter. Since 2020, companies are showing the way out to a large number of employees. Statistics show …
  • CIOs Can Play Key Role in Guiding Companies Through Slowdown 27 November, 2022 3:27 pm Wall Street Journal Much of tech’s glow during the past few years was a reflection of low interest rates and high demand for connectivity to support remote work, schooling and play during the Covid-19 pandemic. In a low-yield world, investors hungry for a return on investment …
  • Marketers Must Be Flexible, Without Losing Identity, in Uncertain Times 27 November, 2022 3:27 pm Wall Street Journal Ad executives are bracing for history to repeat itself: When the economy sputters, companies frequently reduce their advertising and marketing budgets.“In the next few months, if you have not already been asked, you’re going to be asked to cut your budgets …
  • This is what you should do if you have recently been laid off 27 November, 2022 3:23 pm Financial Express By Narayan Bhargava The term “laying off” has become quite common ever since Elon Musk took over Twitter and went on a firing frenzy, removing thousands of employees. Rewinding a little more, layoffs actually started and became rampant, not just in the …
  • These are the apps that have kept me glued to the Quest Pro 27 November, 2022 3:06 pm Digital Trends The Meta Quest Pro isn’t perfect. It’s certainly a device that shoots for the stars to land among the clouds. And while it’s still early days for this platform and for this technology as a whole, there’s a surprising amount of depth to the app ecosystem …
  • Steve Jobs Told Zynga In-App Purchases Were 'Stupid.' 15 Years Later, The 'FarmVille' Creator Lands Biggest Video Game Deal Ever 27 November, 2022 3:03 pm Benzinga One of the biggest news items of early 2022 was Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc.'s TTWO $12.7-billion acquisition of Zynga. Zynga founder Mark Pincus shared the story of the company's early days and some lessons along the way. What Happened: The …
  • Another tech bubble bursts: 2022 has been brutal for Silicon Valley workers 27 November, 2022 2:53 pm NBC News The tech industry has enjoyed seemingly unstoppable growth over the last five years, but in 2022 it finally hit an immovable object: a slowing worldwide economy.  Tech companies big and small have eliminated tens of thousands of jobs this year, as …
  • The Great Layoff: 5 Tips To Cope With Job Cuts At Your Company 27 November, 2022 2:35 pm Forbes Businessman falling into the holegetty Up until just a few months ago, echoes of the Great Resignation made headlines, with Gen Z and Millennial workers leading the quitting sprees. But the recent mass layoffs across many tech firms have quickly shifted …
  • ‘It was devastating’: theatremakers on the fallout from their worst reviews 27 November, 2022 2:09 pm The Guardian When an unfavourable review recently came out about her new play, Australian director Janine Watson did something she’d never done before. She contacted the reviewer. Tim Byrne had called her 2022 production of Shakespeare’s The Comedy of Errors, “waddlind …
  • How Big Tech layoffs could impact some of the priciest housing markets 27 November, 2022 1:47 pm The Hill A series of layoffs at America’s major technology companies could put pressure on local housing markets amid a broader nationwide cooling.  These layoffs, brought on in part by a series of interest rate hikes from the Federal Reserve and a decline in …
  • Twitter in trial and error mode: bumpy road ahead for social media? 27 November, 2022 1:33 pm Business Recorder Recent back-to-back ordeals faced by Twitter following its acquisition by Elon Musk have proven to be a lesson for customers as well as big tech and heads of social media platforms. Initially, the new owner decided to charge $8 per month to retain the blue …
  • Liz Kingsman: ‘Who is this woman who feels she can go on stage and make people laugh?’ 27 November, 2022 12:08 pm The Guardian What does it mean to capture the zeitgeist? Liz Kingsman isn’t sure, but whatever it is, she has caught it in her efficiently titled One Woman Show, which arrives in the West End next month after a sell-out run at the Soho theatre, which won her the South …
  • Investors hope for US jobs market slowdown to appease Federal Reserve 27 November, 2022 11:28 am City A.M. Sunday 27 November 2022 11:15 am London’s FTSE 100 index notched a decent showing last week, climbing 1.37 per cent to close at 7,486.67 points, while the domestically-focused mid-cap FTSE 250 index rose by a similar amount to finish at 19,545.70 points ( …
  • 2022 FIFA World Cup: How to stream today's Croatia vs. Canada game 27 November, 2022 11:06 am CBS News David Wotherspoon of Canada poses during the official FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 portrait session on Nov. 19, 2022 in Doha, Qatar. Mike Hewitt - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images The 2022 FIFA World Cup group stage continues today with the Croatia vs. Canada …
  • Best Amazon Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals: Apple, Samsung, iRobot and more 27 November, 2022 11:06 am CBS News Apple/Google/CBS Essentials There are plenty of great deals to be found at Amazon during Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2022. The major retailer has deals on iRobot robot vacuums, Apple AirPods Pro, top-rated kitchen gadgets and more.  Want to save …
  • The Upcoming Recession and its Ramifications on the World Economies 27 November, 2022 10:24 am Modern Diplomacy The recent decision of the new head of Twitter, Elon Musk, to sack approximately 50 percent of the workforce is only indicative of the recession that is glooming over the world. The story of Twitter is just one example among many visible ones. Almost all …
  • UAE can offer good opportunities to staff laid off by Meta, Twitter, Amazon 27 November, 2022 10:17 am Khaleej Times The three US-headquartered technology giants recently announced that they were laying off around 25,000 employees in order to cut costs Photo: Reuters file Many talented technology professionals who were laid off by global giants including Meta, Twitter …
  • These Young Workers Are ‘Romanticizing’ the Return to Office 27 November, 2022 10:06 am The New York Times Meena Kirupakaran didn’t think there was anything especially exciting about her job in publishing. She had an hourlong commute each way, including a 40-minute train ride. The HarperCollins Canada office in Toronto, where she worked as a marketing …
  • Advice for Students Amid Recent Technology Company Layoffs 27 November, 2022 9:20 am The Watchdog - Washington State Photo by Alejandro Escamilla from Unsplash. Seattle is a hub of technology corporations, including multi million-dollar companies like Amazon and Microsoft. Nationally, large tech companies have had mass layoffs, with about 10,000 by Amazon, 11,000 by Meta …
  • United Furniture Begins Layoffs During Midnight Hours, Sacks Over 2,500 Employees by Text Days Before Thanksgiving in US: Reports 27 November, 2022 8:49 am Latestly Mississippi, November 27: United Furniture Industries, a Mississippi-based company that had become one of the largest furniture businesses in America has laid off nearly its entire workforce with no notice or redundancy pay and broke the news via text …
  • Housing crisis in Dublin vexes Twitter employees 27 November, 2022 8:38 am Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette At Twitter's European headquarters, surviving employees have one big problem with Elon Musk's demand that everyone must return to the office: finding somewhere to live. Dublin, the Irish capital where the tech firm has an office that had about 500 …
  • IT Giant HP Will Fire 6000 Employees In Next 1000 Days: Poor Performers Will Be Asked To Leave 27 November, 2022 7:49 am Trak.in American tech giant Hewlett Packard Enterprise has announced plans to layoff thousands of workers over the next three years. Three-year plan Due to declining PC demand which has led to reduced revenues the firm will axe up to 6,000 jobs over the next three …
  • How Bitcoin And Artificial Intelligence Will Free Your Time 27 November, 2022 6:57 am Bitcoin Magazine This is an opinion editorial by Sydney Bright, a professional science writer on the topic of health benefits from mindfulness-based practices. Where is technology taking us? Will robots surpass our intelligence and replace us altogether? Will we combine …
  • Zee Hindustan Shut Down: Zee Group’s Hindi News Channel to Close Leaving Nearly 300 Employees Jobless, Says Report 27 November, 2022 6:43 am Latestly Delhi, November 27: At a time when several employees working with tech firms had to lose their job and left them with an uncertain future, employees across sectors are scared of losing their jobs. In a move that is likely to leave nearly 300 employees …
  • How brands can develop a Web3 entry strategy 27 November, 2022 5:54 am VentureBeat Check out the on-demand sessions from the Low-Code/No-Code Summit to learn how to successfully innovate and achieve efficiency by upskilling and scaling citizen developers. Watch now. At an increasing pace, brands are looking for an on-ramp to Web3 to …
  • How Abu Dhabi is developing a gaming and esports ecosystem 26 November, 2022 11:43 pm Khaleej Times Government initiative to provide career and internship opportunities to aspiring talent A government-led initiative is transforming Abu Dhabi into a global hub for gaming and esports. AD Gaming is providing a platform for the next generation of game …
  • Mega companies messed up job market in America and they are doing it again 26 November, 2022 7:58 pm Livemint Part of what has made America’s job market so tight is that big, publicly traded companies hired like crazy after the pandemic struck. Now that many are slamming into reverse, it seems like there is a wave of unemployment under way. Amazon, Disney and …
  • EU gets serious on privacy, but too many companies ignore the risk 26 November, 2022 6:43 pm VentureBeat Check out the on-demand sessions from the Low-Code/No-Code Summit to learn how to successfully innovate and achieve efficiency by upskilling and scaling citizen developers. Watch now. If you ask most tech workers the difference between security and …
  • IDEA INCUBATORS: Brilliant minds leading local research for global innovations 26 November, 2022 5:25 pm Paradise News Magazine - Florida Story by STEVE TRAIMAN Photos courtesy of St. Pete Innovation District Tampa Bay is attracting brilliant researchers and educators who will shape the future, with the St. Pete Innovation District leading the way.  University of South Florida St. Pete ( …
  • Re:Invent 2022 marks the next chapter in data and cloud 26 November, 2022 3:27 pm SiliconANGLE The ascendancy of Amazon Web Services Inc. under the leadership of Andy Jassy was marked by a tsunami of data and corresponding cloud services to leverage data. Those services mainly came in the form of primitives – basic building blocks that were used by …
  • Bob Iger's Back at Disney! What's It All Mean? 26 November, 2022 3:27 pm The Motley Fool In this podcast, Motley Fool senior analyst Jason Moser discusses: Disney's sudden reversal on Chapek. Expected changes in Disney's executive ranks. Bob Iger's strengths in building relationships and track record in succession planning. Dylan …
  • Valley Life: 'Everything I do is art' — Tanmaya Bingham leads ISU galleries 26 November, 2022 3:12 pm Tribune Star - Indiana Something inspirational happened to Tanmaya Bingham just before she moved across the country to become the galleries director and an art instructor at Indiana State University this fall in Terre Haute. Bingham discarded hundreds of pounds of her artwork, …
  • New San Francisco clubhouse represents a milestone moment for executive women in tech 26 November, 2022 2:20 pm CNBC Executive women platform Chief opened a new clubhouse in San Francisco this week. Chief In a bustling building in New York's Flatiron district, two executive women who work at separate companies discuss marketing strategies for their perspective …
  • Business News | Which Cryptocurrencies Are Best to Fight This Winter Dump? Here is Our List: Rocketize Token, UniSwap, and Avalanche 26 November, 2022 2:14 pm Latestly New Delhi [India], November 26 (ANI/ATK): This year has been rough so far, with the majority of coins spiraling downward - this bearish episode has left many bewildered and thinking over their decision to get into cryptocurrencies. Little do they know …
  • Cyber Monday deals 2022: live updates as sales launch at Amazon and Best Buy 26 November, 2022 1:42 pm TechRadar Refresh 2022-11-27T16:54:52.504Z (Image credit: Hulu )Hulu's streaming TV deal of the year ends tomorrow Yes, this is technically a Black Friday deal. But it's Cyber Weekend, and the deal's still running, and it's VERY good - so here you …
  • Job loss insurance: Here’s how it can protect professionals during layoff season 26 November, 2022 1:40 pm Free Press Journal Uncertainty is looming large in the tech sector, where a talented engineer is building new features for social media on Friday night, may be jobless by Monday morning. Beyond Twitter, Amazon and Meta, layoffs have hit the tech sector across the globe, …
  • 20 years in: A look at how Michael Crow has transformed ASU 26 November, 2022 1:17 pm AZ Big Media As a child in the late 1960s, Michael Crow grasped the deep divide between the TV images of men bouncing on the moon and the struggles of the working-class families in his community. “And my brain, even as a middle school and early high school student at …
  • Twitter’s heartless layoffs: the cruel side of technology industry 26 November, 2022 12:19 pm Inventiva While layoffs have enveloped the most prominent companies in the deep economic crisis, the worst kind seen is Twitter. Elon Musk’s acquisition of the social media platform has caused a series of chaotic events, including massive and brutal layoffs and …
  • Job market cools in FY2022 resulting in candidates to slash hike expectations: Here’s what to expect 26 November, 2022 12:19 pm Inventiva The job market has started cooling, and the economy is going through a slowdown. In such a scenario, the candidates who are looking for new jobs have reduced their pay hike expectations. The details have been stated by the consultants, HR heads, and …
  • More Layoffs Are Coming; HP To Terminate 6000 Workers In The Next Few Years. Why Are Layoffs Becoming So Common? 26 November, 2022 12:19 pm Inventiva More Layoffs Are Coming; HP To Terminate 6000 Workers In The Next Few Years. Why Are Layoffs Becoming So Common? Highlights: HP may shell out $1 billion for labor and other expenses. Currently, the corporation has about 50,000 employees. In Q3 2022, global …
  • This CEO of $4.5 bn digital company ‘disgusted’ at tech layoffs 26 November, 2022 11:16 am CanIndia News Julian Teicke, CEO of $4.5 billion digital insurance company Wefox, has said he is “disgusted” at tech companies laying off thousands of employees, saying “they are humans”. Teicke told CNBC he is “a little disgusted by statements like, ‘never miss a good …
  • Tech Turmoil Complicates Canada’s Policing of the Online World 26 November, 2022 11:08 am The New York Times Back in the spring my colleague Cade Metz, who covers artificial intelligence, driverless cars, robotics, virtual reality and other new technologies for The New York Times, declared Toronto to be “the third-largest tech hub in North America.” Toronto moved …
  • New A-State Chancellor wants students to ‘find their passion and fulfill what they can become’ 26 November, 2022 10:41 am Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette JONESBORO -- Always a gifted math student, Todd Shields was an engineering major until one class -- and one professor -- "changed the direction of my life." In a general education political science course with professor Augustus "Gus" …
  • 3 David McWilliams: The financial tide is going out ... Keep your togs on 26 November, 2022 10:31 am The Irish Times “It’s only when the tide goes out that you get to see who is swimming in the nude.” With this wonderfully evocative image, the legendary investor Warren Buffett summed up what happens in finance when interest rates go up. Ideas, assets and companies that …
  • 7th Edition of ASCENT Conclave witnesses participation of 1200+ Entr 26 November, 2022 10:20 am Asian News International (ANI) ANI | Updated: Nov 26, 2022 13:58 IST Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], November 26 (ANI/NewsVoir): ASCENT Foundation, personal expression of Harsh Mariwala, Chairman, Marico Ltd. hosted the seventh edition of its flagship entrepreneurial event ASCENT …
  • Netizens raise alarm as Google Play services to become unavailable in Pakistan 26 November, 2022 9:57 am Global Village Space Earlier, reports emerged that mobile users will not be able to download Google Play Store services from December 01, 2022, as the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has suspended payment of $34 million to international service providers. According to the …
  • Argentine Crypto Exchange Lemon Cash Sacks 100 Staff As Bear Market Bites 26 November, 2022 9:46 am Bitcoinist Lemon Cash, a crypto exchange with operations in Argentina and Brazil, has rendered 38% of its workforce jobless, on Friday. One hundred employees were laid off as a result of the adverse industry environment and the lack of a clear turnaround outlook in …
  • About 1,400 Twitter workers have joined Blind since Elon Musk took over 26 November, 2022 9:35 am Business Insider More than 1,400 Twitter employees signed up to Blind in the past month, its co-founder told Insider. About 95% of Twitter's workforce is now on Blind, Kyum Kim said. Users of the anonymous professional network can only review the company they work for …
  • After Edtech Business, Amazon Now Decides To Shut Food Delivery Service In India 26 November, 2022 9:34 am News18 E-commerce giant Amazon has decided to shut down its food delivery business, Amazon Food, in India from December 29, according to a communication sent by the e-commerce firm to its restaurant partners in the country. The decision comes a day after it …
  • Amazon India Gets Govt Notice On Voluntary Separation Programme; Know What's This, Details 26 November, 2022 9:34 am News18 After Amazon announced layoffs across functions, its India arm started urging its employees to quit voluntarily by sending out a voluntary separation programme (VSP). It told employees that eligible employees will have the opportunity to resign voluntarily …
  • A Pokémon Champion's quest to master the unmasterable 26 November, 2022 8:50 am Eurogamer A little while back, during one of the UK's many mid-pandemic lockdowns, I turned to the most unremarkable of comforts: watching playthroughs of old Pokémon games on YouTube. These were, however, playthroughs with a twist. Like speedrunning attempts or …
  • Income tax rules in regard to severance pay that laid off employees should know 26 November, 2022 7:26 am Mint Income tax on severance pay: Pushing some of the biggest economies into a lockdown to curb the spread of the pandemic, layoffs are inevitable in the current work scenario. If one does end up losing their job, the company is liable to let them go with a …
  • Liquid Intelligent Technologies Set To Accelerate Nigeria’s Digital Tra 26 November, 2022 6:21 am The Nigerian Voice Lagos, Nigeria, 25 November 2022: Liquid Intelligent Technologies, a business of Cassava Technologies, a pan-African technology group, officially announces the launch of its operations in Nigeria. As a one-stop shop technology company offering high-speed …
  • Resign voluntarily with monetary benefits by Nov 30: Amazon to Indian employees 26 November, 2022 5:02 am Siasat Daily New Delhi: Amid ongoing layoffs in tech giants, Amazon has asked some of its Indian employees to resign voluntarily by November 30. The company also offers monetary benefits to employees who opt for it. Under the Voluntary Separation Program (VSP), the …
  • Best Black Friday deals you might have missed that are still on sale 26 November, 2022 5:00 am KCAU - Iowa What are the best Black Friday 2022 deals that are still on sale? Black Friday has come and gone. But that doesn’t mean the deals are done. This year’s holiday sales are so important to retailers that they are offering deep discounts even though the main …
  • Twitter’s crypto engineering lead leaves the firm amidst major layoffs. 26 November, 2022 4:29 am Inventiva Tess Rinearson, head of crypto lead, left the firm along with the rest of the staff. On a happy note, she posted her resignation late on Thursday night. At the time of writing and after working for the firm for more than a year, Rinearson had not changed …
  • Google Plans To Lay Off 10,000 Poor-Performing Employees: Report 26 November, 2022 4:28 am Inventiva According to a report by The Information, Alphabet, the parent company of Google, may soon join the Silicon Valley layoff season as it aims to fire up to 10,000 workers, or 6% of the company’s poor-performing staff. The report asserts that the business …
  • Over 137,492 Workers Were Laid Off From 853 Tech Companies Globally, With More Layoffs Expected. Is The Fear Of Recession Legitimate? 26 November, 2022 4:22 am Inventiva Over 137,492 Workers Were Laid Off From 853 Tech Companies Globally, With More Layoffs Expected. Is The Fear Of Recession Legitimate? At least 853 computer businesses worldwide have fired nearly 137,492 workers as a result of the global financial crisis, …
  • HP to cut up to 6 000 jobs over three years 26 November, 2022 2:35 am Moneyweb HP Inc will eliminate as many as 6 000 jobs over the next three years amid declining demand for personal computers that has cut into profits. Earnings, excluding some items, will be $3.20 to $3.60 a share in the fiscal year ending in October 2023, HP said …
  • 853 IT Companies Have Fired 1.3 Lakh Employees In 2022; 2.3 Lakh Employees Fired Since Covid 25 November, 2022 11:33 pm Trak.in Amid the global meltdown, more and more companies across the spectrum sacked employees. So far, almost 853 tech companies worldwide have laid off about 137,492 employees and the tally is only going north amid recession fears. Tech Companies Affected By …
  • Twitter Chaos Leaves UK Regulator With Nobody to Meet 25 November, 2022 10:12 pm BNN Bloomberg (Bloomberg) -- As the UK regulator prepares to implement sweeping online safety rules in the UK, its directors spent last week in the US meeting executives from the world’s biggest web platforms, including Meta Platforms Inc., Alphabet Inc. and Bytedance …
  • Wefox CEO ‘Disgusted’ by Tech Industry Layoffs 25 November, 2022 10:12 pm WebProNews Wefox CEO Julian Teicke had harsh words for the tech industry and his fellow CEOs, saying he was “disgusted” by the number of layoffs occurring. The tech industry has been laying off employees by the thousands, with Meta alone accounting for 11,000 and …
  • Meta Ireland ups provision for regulatory fines by €2bn 25 November, 2022 10:11 pm RTE Ireland Pre-tax profits at the social media giant that operates Facebook last year increased by 33% to €1.184bn on the back of record revenues. New accounts show that Meta Platforms Ireland Ltd - formerly Facebook Ireland Ltd - enjoyed the surge in profits as …
  • What’s up with… OVHcloud, 5G SA roaming, 5G in China 25 November, 2022 9:28 pm Telecom TV In today’s industry news roundup: The European Investment Bank (EIB) has loaned OVHcloud €200m to support its environmentally friendly datacentre expansion plans; BICS is claiming an industry first after enabling 5G standalone-based service roaming between …
  • Was Alexander West’s Blue Pool Capital Right About These 10 Stocks? 25 November, 2022 9:19 pm Insider Monkey In this article, we discuss the top 10 stock picks of Alexander West’s Blue Pool Capital as of the end of the third quarter of 2021 and assess their performance over the past 12 months. If you want to skip our detailed analysis of West’s history, …
  • Sheikh Hamdan approves new phase of Dubai Metaverse Strategy 25 November, 2022 9:19 pm Middle East Business Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council, and Chairman of Dubai’s Higher Committee of Future Technology Development and Digital Economy, has approved the new phase of the Dubai …
  • LCK caster Wolf: "If I had to predict who wins Spring 2023, I would 100% predict T1." 25 November, 2022 9:19 pm InvenGlobal With Worlds 2022 concluding, the LCK offseason has been brought into full swing. Several of the biggest teams in the region have already made major changes to their team, with more no doubt on the way. More than that, there have been format changes that …
  • Meta Ireland's pre-tax profits exceed €1 billion 25 November, 2022 9:01 pm Breaking News from Ireland Pre-tax profits at the social media giant that operates Facebook last year increased by 33pc to €1.184 billion on the back of record revenues. New accounts show that Meta Platforms Ireland Ltd — formerly Facebook Ireland Ltd — enjoyed the surge in profits …
  • We are interwoven beings 25 November, 2022 8:47 pm Aeon What if I told you that there’s no such thing as an individual action? That every time you eat, walk up the stairs or read a book, you are not the sole agent behind what you are doing, but are engaged in a process of co-creation – as much acted-upon as …
  • Ethiopia Squanders Geopolitical Opportunities and Blames the West 25 November, 2022 8:31 pm Zehabesha Yonas Biru, PhD November 24, 2022 Ethiopia will remain forever poor until its political class, including its intellectuals at home and in the diaspora find it possible to free themselves from shadow boxing with the ghosts of neo-colonialism and imperialism …
  • Met monitoring song lyrics of rap artist it tried to censor on Instagram 25 November, 2022 7:22 pm The Guardian Since being released from prison on licence last October, drill artist Chinx (OS), from the Regent’s Park Estate in north-west London, has written 17 music tracks. Each one could have sent the 24-year-old, desperate not to fall back into his past life …
  • 50 best gift ideas for the men in your life 25 November, 2022 7:19 pm WFMY — Recommendations are independently chosen by Reviewed’s editors. Purchases you make through our links may earn us a commission. This year, a gift card just won't cut it. It's time to get going now on your holiday shopping list and get the special …
  • There's a woman haunting the internet. She was created by AI. Now she won't leave 25 November, 2022 6:58 pm ABC (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) Meet Loab. Loab was created entirely by artificial intelligence. Loab(Supplied: Supercomposite) An AI-generated character might not sound so remarkable in an era of deepfakes and all manner of digital alchemy. But Loab is different. Generated by accident, …
  • Cash flows in Ireland this Christmas as government payments roll in 25 November, 2022 6:40 pm IrishCentral Usually, the stores wait until Black Friday before reducing prices, but in Ireland this year the sales frenzy started in early November as retailers attempted to wrench “bonus payment” cash from consumers as soon as it dropped into pockets or bank accounts …
  • After e-Learning Academy, Amazon to shut down food delivery business from December 29 25 November, 2022 6:33 pm Recently Heard E-commerce company Amazon India announced on Friday that it was ending the food delivery business it was testing in India, a day after announcing the closure of its online learning platform launched less than two years ago for high school students in India …
  • Investing Club Mailbag: What are price targets and how do I use them? 25 November, 2022 6:11 pm CNBC I'm a (very happy) Investing Club member and would love to see a discussion of analysts' price targets. Here are my three most pressing questions: How are PTs arrived at? And why do they vary, sometimes widely, from analyst to analyst? Do the …
  • Dubai set to become a top digital economy: Hamdan 25 November, 2022 6:01 pm Asian Lite International Advertisement The new phase of the Dubai Metaverse Strategy was approved at the first meeting of the Higher Committee of Future Technology Development and Digital Economy….reports Asian Lite News Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown …
  • Zee Hindustan to be shut down leaving 300 employees jobless: Report 25 November, 2022 5:58 pm Free Press Journal Tech sector layoffs which have left almost 1.5 lakh employees with an uncertain future, have triggered panic across the globe. With a media organisation such as Disney planning layoffs, the prospect losing employment ahead of a recession is scary for …
  • Week in review: More job cuts hit tech industry while TikTok recruiting forges ahead 25 November, 2022 5:15 pm LA Daily News HP in Palo Alto is eliminating as many as 6,000 jobs over the next three years amid declining demand for personal computers. The company, which makes most of its money by selling computers, has been navigating a sustained downturn in PC demand. It began …
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  • Amazon Pares Back On Ambitious India Edtech Dreams 25 November, 2022 4:26 pm Benzinga Amazon.Com, Inc AMZN will shut down Amazon Academy, an online learning platform it launched in India for high-school students last year, TechCrunch reports. Amazon will wind down the edtech service in the country in a phased manner starting August 2023.  …
  • The Global Marketing Cloud Platform Market size is expected to reach $18 billion by 2028, rising at a market growth of 8.0% CAGR during the forecast period 25 November, 2022 4:22 pm Benzinga NEW YORK, Nov. 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --  The Global Marketing Cloud Platform Market size is expected to reach $18 billion by 2028, rising at a market growth of 8.0% CAGR during the forecast period. Read the full report: https://www. …
  • From mussels to meadows, the sea offers big lessons for all life 25 November, 2022 3:54 pm Modern Diplomacy By ALI JONES In the Tuscan Archipelago, the seagrass meadows capture carbon up to 35 times faster than tropical rainforests. The underwater flowering plants have the potential to be an essential tool in the fight against climate change but are vulnerable …
  • Layoffs: Amazon India Says No Employees Were Sacked, Resignations Were Voluntary 25 November, 2022 3:54 pm News18 Amazon India, which was summoned by the labour ministry to appear before the deputy chief labour commissioner in Bengaluru on Wednesday over the layoffs, said it has not sacked any employee but only let go of those accepted the voluntary separation …
  • 12 Best Nancy Pelosi Stocks to Buy Now 25 November, 2022 3:52 pm Insider Monkey In this article, we discuss the 12 best Nancy Pelosi stocks to buy now. If you want to read about some more Nancy Pelosi stocks, go directly to 5 Best Nancy Pelosi Stocks to Buy Now. The stock trading activities of lawmakers in the United States have …
  • Euronews Culture's Film of the Week: 'She Said' 25 November, 2022 3:21 pm Euronews "Will you go on the record?" Released in time for the five years of the #MeToo movement and International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, She Said sees director Maria Schrader (I’m Your Man, Unorthodox) adapt the 2019 …