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Amazon hikes pay for warehouse and delivery workers

A worker sorts out parcels in the outbound dock at Amazon fulfillment center in Eastvale, California on Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2021. Watchara Phomicinda | MediaNews Group | The Riverside Press-Enterprise via Getty Images Amazon is raising its hourly wages for its warehouse and delivery workers, the company announced Wednesday. Beginning …

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Google Search adds ‘vibes,’ ‘immersive views’ for some locations

Google launches new “vibe” feature that allows users to show the business, weather and features of a particular location on any given day. Google Google now says it has enough local data to predict a neighborhood’s “vibes” in search results. The company is launching “immersive views” and “vibes” for some …

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DocuSign to cut workforce by 9% as part of restructuring plan

The Docusign Inc. website on a laptop computer arranged in Dobbs Ferry, New York, U.S., on Thursday, April 1, 2021. Tiffany Hagler-Geard | Bloomberg | Getty Images DocuSign will lay off 9% of its workforce as part of a major restructuring plan, the company announced Wednesday. The plan is designed …

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Amazon closes some warehouses in Florida as Hurricane Ian approaches

Packages move along a conveyor at an Amazon fulfillment center on Cyber Monday in Robbinsville, New Jersey, U.S., on Monday, Nov. 29, 2021. Michael Nagle | Bloomberg | Getty Images Amazon is temporarily closing warehouses in parts of Florida as Hurricane Ian churns toward the state. The company on Tuesday …

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Celsius CEO resigns in the middle of bankruptcy proceedings

Alex Mashinsky, founder and chief executive officer of Celcius Network Ltd., during a panel session at the Blockchain Week Summit in Paris, France, April 13, 2022. Benjamin Girette | Bloomberg | Getty Images Celsius Network CEO Alex Mashinsky submitted a letter of resignation Tuesday, months after the crypto company filed for …

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Crypto exchange FTX is replacing its U.S. president

Brett Harrison, FTX Source: CNBC Brett Harrison, the U.S. president of the crypto exchange FTX, announced his resignation on Tuesday, with the company in the midst of a massive expansion effort. Harrison said on Twitter that he will be moving into an advisory role at the company and said he …

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Crypto lender Nexo obtains U.S. bank charter through acquisition deal

The crypto market has been battered this year, with nearly $2 trillion wiped off its value since its peak. Jonathan Raa | Nurphoto | Getty Images Cryptocurrency lender Nexo on Tuesday announced it has taken a stake in a federally-regulated U.S. bank, paving the way for the company to offer …

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SEC fines Oracle $23 million for allegedly bribing foreign officials

A sign is posted in front of Oracle headquarters on December 09, 2021 in Redwood Shores, California. Justin Sullivan | Getty Images Oracle has settled with the Securities and Exchange Commission after it was charged with violating the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act for a second time, the SEC announced Tuesday. The …

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Bankrupt crypto lender Voyager to sell assets to Sam Bankman-Fried’s FTX

Sam Bankman-Fried, founder and chief executive officer of FTX Cryptocurrency Derivatives Exchange, speaks during an interview on an episode of Bloomberg Wealth with David Rubenstein in New York, US, on Wednesday, Aug 17, 2022. Jeenah Moon | Bloomberg | Getty Images Customers of beleaguered cryptocurrency lender Voyager Digital may find …

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Facebook and Instagram users can now easily switch between accounts

In this photo illustration, a silhouetted woman holds a smartphone with the Meta Platforms, Inc. logo displayed on the screen. Rafael Henrique | Lightrocket | Getty Images Meta said Monday it’s testing new features intended to help people easily manage their Facebook and Instagram accounts through one interface. The new …

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