Steve Wozniak, the tech innovator who co-founded Apple with Steve Jobs, offered some unsolicited advice to the company about its upcoming iPhone 7. BGR reports that Wozniak has an issue with the phone’s rumored lack of a headphone jack. Wozniak...
The flipside to the news that today marks five years since Steve Jobs resigned as Apple CEO is the fact that it also marks Tim Cook’s ascendance to Apple’s top position. So how has Cook done at the seemingly-impossible task of following...Show More Summary
She’s a cut above the rest. Katie Couric took a $1 million pay cut when she was an anchor at “CBS Evening News” to prevent significant layoffs, Page Six, The New York Post’s gossip column, reported on Saturday. The journalist’s deed was revealed in “Powerhouse: The Untold Story of Hollywood’s Creative Artists Agency” written by James Andrew Miller. Show More Summary
According to TSA Performance Reports that the city shared on Tuesday, the average peak wait time at O’Hare fell from 105 minutes in May (!) to seven minutes last month. [ more › ]
Lots of coverage in the news media today on the report from the widely respected Institute of Fiscal Studies (IFS) which highlights the ongoing pay gap between male and female jobs. The IFS report shows that women in paid work, on average, receive 18% less per hour than their male colleagues. Show More Summary
Cisco has revealed plans to slash 5,500 jobs in its fourth quarter earnings report, in a move to restructure the company and focus on emerging and growing markets. Internet of Things, data security, data centers, cloud, and collaboration tools will be the focus on the company post-restructure. Show More Summary
In November 2014, Michelle Tan was named editor-in-chief of Seventeen magazine. Now, after less than two years on the job, she’s been let go — and Women’s Wear Daily reports that Tan was told of this news while on maternity leave. Newsstand sales reportedly fell in recent months and sources ... More »
One of the new purported positions would take some of the load off the Genius Bar crew, thereby cutting the wait time for customers.
Online bids for an original Apple-1 computer, reportedly built by Steve Jobs, have passed $500,000. The so-called “Celebration” Apple-1 comes with period correct power supply, original Apple-1 ACI cassette board, Apple-1 BASIC cassettes,...Show More Summary
In an "all-hands" meeting for retail staff this weekend, Apple reportedly introduced a slew of significant changes including three new job titles, renamed existing positions, and even an updated corporate credo it wants workers to follow.
According to a report by Korea Economic Daily the number of workers who left Korea's top-three shipbuilding companies - Hyundai Heavy Industries, Samsung Heavy Industries,
Why? If a traditional buzzing alarm clock or music aren't strong enough to wake you up, perhaps the sound of some home cooking will do the job. A company in Japan has created the Jikkalarm, reports Rocket News 24, and it's meant to mimic...Show More Summary
Donald Trump has set Twitter on fire with his words to African-Americans after Trump’s surprise visit to Baton Rouge on Friday, as reported by the Inquisitr. That trip by Trump featured men getting off the Trump plane with big guns prior to Trump emerging. Show More Summary
The rewards of Sam Brownback’s PRO-GROWTH tax and spending cuts just keep coming: The new July jobs report released Friday is an utter disaster for Kansans and embattled Gov. Sam Brownback. Here are the lowlights. ? The state lost 5,600 jobs from June to July. ? The unemployment rate jumped to 4.1 percent from 3.8 […]
There are probably days when Tea Party Gov. Sam Brownback wishes he hadn’t been elected to a second term. Even though many of Brownback’s Tea Party allies bit the dust in Republican primaries earlier this month, Brownback once again insisted that his supply-side tax cuts were working...
People are a little bit aghast regarding news coming out of the Egypt State this week. Reports indicate that eight women have all been suspended from their jobs as TV anchors. The reason behind the suspension is infuriating.
UNEXPECTEDLY: One in Five Manufacturers in NY Cutting Jobs Due to Obamacare. Related: “New York is again the least free state in the country,” the Cato Institute reports in its annual survey of “Freedom in the 50 States,” adding, “Its huge, glaring weakness is fiscal policy. If New York were to adopt a fiscal regime […]
In his Washington Post business section column Gene Marks made a classic journalistic mistake: he reported what people claim to be the case as fact. Specifically he reported that employers are curtailing hiring and increasing part-time employment in response to Obamacare. Show More Summary
July's jobs report was a blowout, with 255,000 jobs added. Heck yeah, right? Not so fast. The post How the BLS Fudges Jobs Report Numbers with Seasonal Adjustments was originally published at The Wall Street Examiner. Follow the mon...
If you’re a recent grad and are having trouble landing that private law job, you’re in good company — or least you have company. According to a new report from the National Association of Law Placement, private law placement of law grads is the poorest it has been since 1996.......