Employment

06.17.15
California labor commission rules Uber drivers are employees (update: Uber responds)
06.17.15

California labor commission rules Uber drivers are employees (update: Uber responds)

The California labor commission has ruled that an Uber driver qualifies as an employee, not a cont...

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11.21.14
You can use Twitter activity to track unemployment
11.21.14

You can use Twitter activity to track unemployment

Governments aren't usually quick to react to changes in demographics. They frequently have to tak...

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10.10.14
Research confirms minorities earn significantly less in skilled tech jobs
10.10.14

Research confirms minorities earn significantly less in skilled tech jobs

There's no denying that wage inequality is a terrible thing, and it's not just limited to blue-col...

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09.25.14
Unconscious bias is why we don't have a diverse workplace, says Google
09.25.14

Unconscious bias is why we don't have a diverse workplace, says Google

Statistics don't lie: If you're working at a Silicon Valley tech company, you're probably a guy. I...

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07.19.14
Volition looking to recruit 100 homies, expand crib
07.19.14

Volition looking to recruit 100 homies, expand crib

Tired of reading about companies slashing office workforce and laying off employees? Well, the coin...

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05.28.14
Google highlights the lack of diversity in tech by publishing its own stats
05.28.14

Google highlights the lack of diversity in tech by publishing its own stats

While many will tell you that there isn't much diversity among technology workers, it has been tri...

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03.06.14
Disney Interactive lays off 700, plans to scale back annual game output [Update]
03.06.14

Disney Interactive lays off 700, plans to scale back annual game output [Update]

Disney laid off one-quarter of its global staff in its video games and Internet division, Disney In...

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08.31.13
The Daily Grind: What game would you play for a job?
08.31.13

The Daily Grind: What game would you play for a job?

Today we're going to offer a thought experiment, of sorts. Pick a game that's currently operating,...

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02.08.13
HP tells Chinese factories to stop raiding schools for cheap labor
02.08.13

HP tells Chinese factories to stop raiding schools for cheap labor

We know that HP's Chinese sub-contractors enjoy a spot of opera on the production line. What's alw...

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