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10.02.16
Blue Apron's meal kit service has had worker safety problems
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Blue Apron's meal kit service has had worker safety problems

It's learning that tech startups still have to take care of their warehouse staff.

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03.24.16
Samsung wants to swap its rigid culture for a startup ethos
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Samsung wants to swap its rigid culture for a startup ethos

The notoriously traditional company will need lots of luck with that.

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06.02.15
Chlorine leak injures five at Apple data center
06.02.15

Chlorine leak injures five at Apple data center

It hasn't been the best week for Apple. After a small fire broke out at its Arizona facility, it's...

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12.03.14
Amazon's Mechanical Turk workers want to be treated like humans
12.03.14

Amazon's Mechanical Turk workers want to be treated like humans

Amazon's Mechanical Turk service is all about using humans to perform computer-like tasks, such as...

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08.07.14
Microsoft's idea of severance pay is a free Lumia 630
08.07.14

Microsoft's idea of severance pay is a free Lumia 630

If your firm, like Microsoft, was preparing huge layoffs, you'd expect a sweet incentive to leave,...

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04.09.14
No work emails after 6PM please, we're French
04.09.14

No work emails after 6PM please, we're French

Sure, the French have it sweet with a 35 hour work week and five+ weeks of paid vacation. But (Mon...

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