Monday, October 25th, 2021

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Facebook has struggled to fight human trafficking, leaked documents show

Facebook for years has reportedly struggled to crack down on human traffickers using its platforms, leaked documents show. Facebook has known about human traffickers using its platforms since at least 2018, according to CNN. The...

McDonald’s workers set to strike Tuesday over sexual harassment

McDonald’s employees in at least 10 cities are planning to strike on Tuesday to protest the company’s handling of sexual harassment in the workplace and urge workers at the burger chain to unionize. The...

PayPal says it’s not buying Pinterest

PayPal is not pursuing an acquisition of Pinterest at this time, the digital payments company said on Monday, after several media last week reported on its talks to buy the digital pinboard site for...

Proposed Tax on Billionaires Raises Question: What’s Income?

Democrats are homing in on unrealized capital gains raises as a way to help fund their social spending bill. Source link

NASA targeting February for launch of first moon rocket since Apollo mission

NASA is now targeting February 2022 for the launch of its powerful Space Launch System (SLS) rocket.  Stacked with the agency’s Orion crew capsule, the SLS is 332 feet tall and currently sits at the Kennedy...

Why Facebook whistleblower and her ‘crypto friends’ moved to Puerto Rico

When Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen isn’t flying around the world urging lawmakers to regulate her ex-employer, she’s apparently living off little-taxed cryptocurrency profits in her new home of Puerto Rico. “For the foreseeable future,...

Missing Foreign Workers Add to Hiring Challenges

Neha Mahajan was a television journalist in India before her husband’s job moved her family to the United States in 2008. She spent years locked out of the labor market, confined by what she...

Mastercard expands cryptocurrency services with wallets, loyalty rewards

Mastercard said on Monday it would allow partners on its network to enable their consumers to buy, sell and hold cryptocurrency using a digital wallet, as well as reward them with digital currencies under...

Amazon software glitches reportedly firing workers who apply for medical leave

Amazon has been shortchanging employees who apply for medical leave or firing them as “no shows” during the pandemic because of software glitches and human error, according to an explosive report. The e-commerce giant...

E-sports joins the SPAC craze as FaZe Clan seeks to go public.

FaZe Clan, the e-sports conglomerate, announced on Monday that it planned to join the public markets in a deal that involves merging with a special purpose acquisition company, or SPAC, which would value it...