Earlier this year, Apple seemed poised to join Starbucks in a nationwide unionizing blitz. Two stores filed paperwork with the National Labor Relations Board while dozens more began to organize. In June, the first Apple Store in the country, in Towson, Maryland, voted to unionize. Apple’s response was unequivocal: the tech firm hired anti-union lawyers at Littler Mendelson. Then it released a video from vice president of people and retail Deirdre O’Brien discouraging employees from unionizing. Finally, it announced a retail pay bump of roughly 10 percent, hoping to satiate workers. The union campaign went silent. “The temperature for considering a union has gone cold, much to my disappointment,” says a worker in Texas, who asked to be anonymous for fear of retaliation. “From my perspective, Apple has appeased people here, but the underlying issues persist.” But experts say it’s far too early to write off the union campaign. “That’s actually a lot of organizing activity for six … [Read more...] about What happened to the Apple store union campaign?
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Audio player loading… She-Hulk: Attorney at Law: key information - Releasing on Disney Plus on August 18 She-Hulk: Attorney at Law has a new release date. But, don't worry, Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) fans, it hasn't been delayed for long. In fact, the next MCU Phase 4 project has only been pushed back by 24 hours. Now, it'll launch on Disney Plus on Thursday, August 18 and, honestly, we think it's a release date switcheroo that makes perfect sense . It'll be a bit difficult to get used to watching a Marvel TV show on Thursdays instead of Wednesdays, but we'll work with it. New launch date aside, what else is new with She-Hulk: Attorney at Law? We've learned a lot more about the Disney Plus series before its arrival, including the runtime of its first episode and Daredevil's role in the show. There's plenty of other news surrounding the series, too, and we've compiled it all in this handy guide. Below, you'll find out more about She-Hulk's TV … [Read more...] about She-Hulk: Attorney at Law: release date, trailer, cast and more
The best standing desks around today can help offset and prevent a sedentary lifestyle. The health benefits they offer to those of us who spend all day in front of our computers can’t be understated. We are not meant to sit around all day. Sitting down too long – more than 8 hours a day – as stated by the American Journal of Public Health (opens in new tab) , can not only increase the risk of chronic diseases by 10% to 20% but premature death as well. UK's NHS points out (opens in new tab) that it also could slow your metabolism, which could impact "the body's ability to regulate blood sugar, blood pressure and break down body fat." Unfortunately, most of us spend a large portion of our work life hunkered down at an office desk (opens in new tab) , which is why a standing desk is a great investment. Even students going back to school should consider one for a healthier way to do homework. To help you make the leap to a healthier work life, we’ve collected the best … [Read more...] about Best standing desk for home office and WFH 2022
Samsung's next big phones expected to be revealed at its Unpacked event this week are rumored to be its best foldables yet, with improved cameras, new hinges and slimmer designs. But as the holiday shopping season approaches, the feature Samsung should lean on is a price cut. Samsung has driven high sales with two-for-one offers and generous discounts when trading in old devices. That goes for both its pricey Galaxy Fold and Galaxy Flip devices that go for as much as $1,800, as well as its Galaxy S smartphones, which start at $800. The way Samsung charges us for its phones is a stark contrast with Apple, which largely holds firm on its prices even through discount seasons like Black Friday, only allowing discounts from carriers or retailers. This week, Samsung has a chance to make a change. Read more : Samsung, the Galaxy Z Fold and Flip Could Be Even Better Samsung is planning a large product reveal event, called Unpacked, for Wednesday, Aug. 10, during … [Read more...] about Here’s One Feature Samsung Could Use to One-Up Apple