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Why gig companies are still arguing whether workers are employees

By Jessica Bursztynsky December 14, 2022 The California gig work bill Proposition 22 is back in the spotlight this week after a state appeals court heard oral arguments Tuesday on whether it should uphold a lower court’s ruling that deemed the voter-approved law unconstitutional.  It’s the latest in a lengthy saga that has cost gig … Continue reading Why gig companies are still arguing whether workers are employees

Ad-tech Companies Launch Global Campaign To Encourage Action On Climate Change

Ad-tech Companies Launch Global Campaign To Encourage Action On Climate Change by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, December 21, 2022 Founding AdTechCares partners InMobi, Pinterest, Verve Group, Index Exchange, Amobee, Media.net, SeenThis, SmartNews, Media.Monks, and Smartly.io are launching a campaign to curb misinformation on climate change through advertising formats. The 50 AdTechCares partners worked with Project Drawdown, a … Continue reading Ad-tech Companies Launch Global Campaign To Encourage Action On Climate Change

Biden Administration Sides With Tech Companies In Lawsuit Over ISIS Attack

Biden Admin Weighs In On Tech Companies’ Liability For Terror Attacks by Wendy Davis  @wendyndavis, December 7, 2022 Partially siding with social media companies, the Biden administration is urging the Supreme Court to rule that web platforms’ failure to remove material posted by terrorists doesn’t amount to aiding and abetting terrorism. But the administration also … Continue reading Biden Administration Sides With Tech Companies In Lawsuit Over ISIS Attack

Broadcasters Push For Bill Allowing Them To Bargain With Tech Companies

Broadcasters Push For Bill Allowing Them To Bargain With Tech Companies by Wendy Davis  @wendyndavis, November 29, 2022 A group of broadcasters are urging the Senate to take up a controversial bill that would allow news outlets to band together to negotiate with Facebook and Google over payment for links to news articles. “This critical … Continue reading Broadcasters Push For Bill Allowing Them To Bargain With Tech Companies

Tax prep software companies shared customers’ private financial data with Facebook, says new report

  By Jude Cramer November 22, 2022 Popular tax filing services such as TaxAct, TaxSlayer, and H&R Block have been quietly sharing sensitive information about their users—including names, email addresses, income, filing status, refund amounts, and dependents’ college scholarship amounts—with Facebook, via a widespread code called the Meta Pixel. A new report from The Markup, … Continue reading Tax prep software companies shared customers’ private financial data with Facebook, says new report

Why so many companies keep messing up major layoffs

By Pavithra Mohan November 16, 2022 Even during a season of brutal layoffs, Elon Musk’s decision to unceremoniously fire half of Twitter’s workforce has been notable for its sheer audacity. In a company-wide missive announcing the layoffs on November 3—signed “Twitter”—employees were told they would be informed of their job status within the next day. … Continue reading Why so many companies keep messing up major layoffs

Top Ten Warehouse Automation Companies

Top Ten Warehouse Automation Companies Adeline Howell / 07 Nov 2022   What exactly is warehouse automation? Just as it sounds, companies use automated machines such as robots and sensors to complete important tasks throughout day-to-day operations. Warehouse automation companies optimize customer fulfillment and create more room for growth. Automation systems take time-consuming tasks and … Continue reading Top Ten Warehouse Automation Companies

How companies are leveraging clean rooms and first-party data as cookies vanish

Remain competitive with campaign insights and customer segmentation with the help of clean room partners. Chris Wood on November 17, 2022 Even though it’s harder than ever for marketers to get customer data, customers demand the same high level of relevance when they hear from companies. To gain better campaign performance with less readily available … Continue reading How companies are leveraging clean rooms and first-party data as cookies vanish

Tech layoffs latest: Twitter, Lyft, Stripe, and others join the list of companies cutting jobs

  By Michael Grothaus November 04, 2022 The nonstop drama that’s been going on at Twitter all week is ending on a very real, very sour note. Today, Elon Musk’s company began sending layoff notices to roughly 50% of Twitter staff. As Bloomberg reports, at 7,500 employees (November 26, 2022), that means Musk is set … Continue reading Tech layoffs latest: Twitter, Lyft, Stripe, and others join the list of companies cutting jobs

The Manifest Names Search Engine People Among Toronto’s Most Reviewed SEO Companies

Search Engine People | November 3rd, 2022 At Search Engine People, we are a close-knit team that is borderline obsessed with all things SEO & PPC. We are Google’s first-ever and longest-standing partner in Canada, but we didn’t stop there. Beyond our Google Premier Partnership, we hold top-level partnerships with Microsoft, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and … Continue reading The Manifest Names Search Engine People Among Toronto’s Most Reviewed SEO Companies