Amazon burns through workers so quickly that executives are worried they'll run out of people to employ, according to a new reportAmazon's hourly staffers quit so frequently that executives are worried the company will run out of hirable workers, The New York Times reported.

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Toxic ‘forever chemicals’ widespread in top makeup brands, study findsResearchers find PFAS present in over half of 231 samples of products including lipstick, mascara and foundation

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Thailand bans joke cryptocurrencies and non-fungible tokensMuch bubble, none value, regulator excite

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Punjab government(in Pakistan) to block mobile SIM cards of citizens who refuse to get COVID-19 jabThe government of Pakistan's Punjab province has told its citizens to get the COVID-19 jab or risk losing access to mobile services.

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Linus Torvalds Tells Anti-Vaxxer To Shut Up On Linux Mailing ListLinus Torvalds was 'clearly unamused' by a 'humanoid conspiracy theory, and also on its discussion in a Linux kernel topic thread,' reports Neowin. They add that Torvalds 'weighed in quite heavily with some very strong language, mixed with some biology lessons...' Here's an excerpt from Torvalds' ...

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Ransomware’s suspected Russian roots point to a long detente between the Kremlin and hackersOne apparent cybercrime rule still applies: Don’t target Russia or its friends.

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Insist on ‘opt-in’ policies when new products threaten our privacyWe’ve already seen internet companies operate in ways that aren’t immediately apparent to users only to cause problems later.

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Putin says Russia prepared to extradite cyber criminals to US on reciprocal basisRussian President Vladimir Putin has said his nation is prepared to extradite cyber criminals to the United States on a reciprocal basis, Russia's state-run TASS news agency reported Sunday.

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GM, Ford are all-in on EVs. Here’s how their dealers feel about itAs automakers including Ford and GM invest heavily in electric vehicles to catch Tesla, dealerships enter the EV future, and business models being tested.

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Japan to start antitrust probe on Apple, GoogleThe Japanese government will start investigating how Apple Inc. and Alphabet Inc.’s Google deal with Japanese smartphone makers, which could lead to tightening antitrust r…

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Apple will now let you choose which parts of your phone will updateLike iOS 14 but need security? Apple's got you this time.

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Silicon Valley Thought India Was Its Future. Now Everything Has ChangedThe India that Silicon Valley once so loved has long given way to a different one.

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Anti-vaxxers are weaponizing Yelp to punish bars that require vaccine proofNegative spam reviews are destroying bars and restaurants as they attempt to re-open safely.

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Canada accused of 'secret law making' in rush to pass controversial C-10 broadcasting and censorship billOnce debate time ran out, the committee continued voting on amendments, but referred to them only by number, with no information available to the public

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FTC approves $61.7m settlement with Amazon for pocketing driver tipsDelivery drives to get refund

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A year later, tech companies’ calls to regulate facial recognition met with little progressPrivacy advocates say they remain concerned about a lack of federal facial recognition laws and persistent police surveillance.

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Amazon exec's husband jailed for two years for insider trading. Yes, with Amazon stockCouple now definitely past their Prime

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Congress looks to break up Big Tech with bold new antitrust billsand the proposed legislation could force them to overhaul or even break up their increasingly dominant business emp…

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Hackers steal 26,000,000 account logins for Apple, Amazon, Facebook, NetflixHackers stole 1.2 TB of personal data, including payment information, between 2018 and 2020.

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Amazon is fighting against laws that could force it to verify third-party sellers' identities and give out their contact informationAmazon has been lobbying against a new form of legislation called INFORM acts, Axios reports. These acts would force e-commerce sites to verify third-party

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