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UAW says it signed 1,000 VW workers in Tenn. organizing push

The UAW is trying to capitalize on recent contract victories in Detroit and reverse labor’s decades-long decline in the auto sector. It has launched simultaneous, public campaigns to organize 13 non-union U.S. plants......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsDec 7th, 2023

Lessons from the pandemic: The trouble with working from home

Remember when COVID-19 hit, and suddenly everyone was working from home? Well, a team of researchers in Montreal and Paris decided to dig deeper into how this shift affected office workers during the pandemic......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News17 hr. 12 min. ago

Climate change could push bowhead whales to cross paths with shipping traffic

The population of bowhead whales that migrates between the Bering and Beaufort Seas each year is a conservation success story, with today's population nearing—if not exceeding—pre-commercial whaling numbers. But climate change is shifting the wha.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News17 hr. 12 min. ago

Taiwan"s Indigenous languages are under threat—what can NZ learn from their successes and failures?

There has been a global push to revitalize Indigenous languages since the late 1980s......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News19 hr. 44 min. ago

Ford calls most salaried workers back to the office 3 days per week

The company did not specify which groups are next to formally move to the policy, but come March 1, “most office-based Ford people will be back in the office.".....»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News22 hr. 44 min. ago

Oppo Announces Big Strides in AI with New Facility and Upcoming Features

Expect more AI features to come to future Oppo devices. The post Oppo Announces Big Strides in AI with New Facility and Upcoming Features appeared first on Phandroid. The push towards generative AI in today’s tech landscape has certa.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsFeb 21st, 2024

Auto technology supplier Aptiv slashes headcount 4%

Aptiv plc is reducing its headcount of salary and hourly workers in a restructuring move aimed at cutting overhead costs while increasing investment in advanced technologies......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2024

Auto supplier Aptiv slashes headcount

Aptiv plc is reducing its headcount of salary and hourly workers in a restructuring move aimed at cutting overhead costs while increasing investment in advanced technologies......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2024

White House to weaken climate-fighting fuel efficiency targets for 2030

The plan faced opposition from OEMs, car dealers, and the United Auto Workers. Enlarge / Polluted street scenes like this will remain common in the United States, which will abandon ambitious fuel efficiency standards in the face.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2024

Reddit sells training data to unnamed AI company ahead of IPO

If you've posted on Reddit, you're likely feeding the future of AI. Enlarge (credit: Reddit) On Friday, Bloomberg reported that Reddit has signed a contract allowing an unnamed AI company to train its models on the site'.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsFeb 19th, 2024

NASA vows to battle "organizational silence" as problems arise amid Artemis delays

NASA was riding a high after the overall success of Artemis I when the uncrewed rocket made a test run to the moon and back in 2022, so the message remained full steam ahead to push for a crewed Artemis II flight in 2024 and the return of humans to t.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsFeb 19th, 2024

Fisker signs three more U.S. dealers, with stores opening in six states

The new stores are Ourisman Fisker in Maryland, Classic Fisker in Georgia and Long Island Fisker in New York, with another planned for New Jersey, Fisker said. The automaker previously signed Mills Automotive Group......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsFeb 17th, 2024

UAW sets strike deadline at Ford"s Kentucky Truck Plant over local contract

The automaker and UAW Local 862, which represents workers at the plant, are more than five months past the deadline for a local contract, the union said. Local deals are in addition to the national contract......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsFeb 16th, 2024

UAW sets strike deadline at Ford"s Kentucky Truck plant over local contract

The automaker and UAW Local 862, which represents workers at the plant, are more than five months past the deadline for a local contract, the union said. Local deals are in addition to the national contract......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsFeb 16th, 2024

Hundreds strike at Apple supplier Flex"s plant in India

Workers at the Indian plant of Apple supplier Flex staged a one-day strike over pay, conditions, and the firm's refusal to recognize a union.A Flex facility in India (Source: Flex)Flex makes chargers for Apple and while not the best-known of the Cupe.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsFeb 16th, 2024

11 cold-stunned sea turtles returned to Atlantic after rehabilitation in Florida

Workers from Clearwater Marine Aquarium in Florida have released 11 cold-stunned Kemp's ridley sea turtles back into the Atlantic Ocean......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsFeb 16th, 2024

How Chinese migrants in Los Angeles Chinatown gained self-reliance

In the late 1800s and early 1900s, anti-Chinese sentiment in the United States was high, as working-class laborers in the country viewed Chinese workers as a threat......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsFeb 16th, 2024

"Napoleon" storms onto Apple TV+ in March

The Apple Original box office hit "Napoleon" will premiere on Apple TV+ at the beginning of March.Image Credit: Apple"Napoleon" had a theatrical release in November 2023, just before Thanksgiving. Apple had signed the order for the project in early 2.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsFeb 15th, 2024

MPA & ACE Rack Up Over 3,000 Pirate Site Domain Seizures

Over the past few weeks the volume of pirate site domains signed over or redirected to the MPA following ACE enforcement action reached record levels. Since researching and documenting them all has become all but impossible, a broader statement will.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated NewsFeb 15th, 2024

Continental to cut 7,150 jobs in savings push at auto unit

Continental has also started reviewing possible divestments, joint ventures and partnerships at the auto unit that has fallen behind peers......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsFeb 14th, 2024

Despite what Apple says, most of its workers still fear backlash over unionization efforts

Contrary to shareholders' opinions on the matter, a survey of union-aligned Apple retail workers finds many employees believe the company holds contempt for workers who attempt to unionize.IAM COREApple has long been accused of employing anti-union t.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsFeb 12th, 2024