Amazon said employees who test positive for the coronavirus get two weeks paid leave, but those sent home with a fever should use paid time off if they have it or take unpaid leave if they don’t.
Before the pandemic began, the systems that govern our world were brittle. Today, they are broken. When we emerge, the world will be different, and so will we.
Club Demonstration Services employed thousands of people at Costco warehouses across the nation.
“If someone’s seen a meme telling them not to pay their rent, that’s not going to protect them from an eviction."
New data reveals how a major company's COVID-19 ad keyword blocking starves the news media during a global pandemic.
The Edison, New Jersey, fulfillment center is the ninth Amazon facility with an infected employee.
The most-reviled gadget of 2019 suddenly makes so much sense.
“I think there we will unfortunately see more closures of newspapers, more news deserts as a result of this,” said one publisher.
Amazon employees who’ve been demanding paid time off since late last year just won their fight as the company scrambles to staff up in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.
Pickup and delivery options from breweries, bars and bottle shops - your key to responsible social distance drinking under quarantine
Neighbors are actually helping neighbors.
Elon Musk Incorrectly Tweeted Children Are “Essentially Immune” From The Coronavirus. Twitter Said That’s Okay.
Musk's tweet that children were “essentially immune” from the coronavirus contradicted information from the CDC and scientific research.
The announcement comes after Tesla defied a shelter-in-place order issued by Alameda County that requires residents to stay at home and nonessential businesses to close.
Airbnb Said It Would Give Full Refunds For Coronavirus Cancellations. Vrbo Told Renters To Take A Hike.
The home-sharing platform is siding with its hosts over renters — which consumers may not forget.
Until Wednesday, the online retailer was insisting its warehouse employees gather to meet before every shift and pack into tight break rooms for meals. Amazon has plans to hire 100,000 additional workers to meet surging demand amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Tesla’s Fremont factory will reduce its workforce from 10,000 to 2,500 workers, according to a spokesperson with the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office.
Mark Zuckerberg said the bug was caused by a "technical error" in the social network's spam detection system.
A leading trade group has called for a voluntary two-week halt to new adult films.
Hourly Apple retail workers will continue to be paid at a "business as usual operations" rate, the company said.
“The risk of death from C19 is vastly less than the risk of death from driving your car home.”
Infected Amazon employees will receive up to two weeks’ full pay, but employee groups in Chicago and New York are dissatisfied with the company’s response so far.
“Pinterest just called my mom out for looking up DIY coronavirus face masks.”
“Push comes to shove, we’ll watch wonderful movies in standard definition.”
A GoFundMe for the laid-off workers has raised more than $15,000, in addition to concessions from their employer.
It’s Not Just Food And Hand Sanitizer — Panicked Coronavirus Shoppers Are Stocking Up On Guns And Body Armor
One store owner told BuzzFeed News sales of tactical gear have increased 100% since the outbreak started.
The World Is Falling Apart, But Direct-To-Consumer Toilet Paper Companies Are Doing Just Great, Thanks
A coronavirus run on toilet paper in retail stores is a win for a handful of new companies selling toilet paper online.
Gannett, Bonnier, Edmunds, and Elle were among the publishers receiving the traffic.
Why an old rule of thumb about the American economy no longer applies.
City officials said Friday that South by Southwest won't be happening this year.
The FTC cracked down on Teami for not disclosing its Instagram ads and overblown health claims.