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Autonomous Vehicles are Coming Your Way

Are You Ready for Technological Disruption? Governments Prepare for new laws, regulations and procedures.

The California Department of Motor Vehicles has proposed regulations for public comment to govern autonomous vehicle deployment, paving the way for California to be an early adopter of driverless technology. 1,022 more words


Why “off-price” shops are trouncing department stores - BY C.H | The Economist Why “off-price” shops are trouncing department stores Jan 7th 2016, 23:16

MACY’S, an American department store, announced results on January 6th it euphemistically described as “disappointing.” The company plans to cut thousands of jobs and close 40 of its 770-odd shops. 174 more words

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Va. lab lays off workers, announces Justice settlement

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Health Diagnostics Laboratory Inc., has laid off 42 workers at its Richmond operations.

The Richmond Times-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/1BXkolW ) reports that the company announced the layoffs on Thursday and confirmed a settlement with the U.S. 108 more words


Toshiba to slash 3,000 overseas TV production jobs


Toshiba Corp said today that it would cut by half the number of employees in its television production outside Japan to 3,000 as part of restructuring. 119 more words


NEW INFO! EXCLUSIVE: Blacks Bear Heavy Brunt Of Upcoming IPS Job Cuts. 80% Of Those Losing Jobs Are Black.

UPDATED WITH NEW INFORMATION: New information obtained by PraiseIndy.com shows that far more African-American Indianapolis Public School employees are being disproportionally dismissed than previously reported in an effort to close a whopping $30 million dollar budget deficit. 521 more words

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HP, Kodak to Cut Additional Jobs

According to the Associated Press, Hewlett-Packard is planning to cut an additional 2,000 more jobs than the 27,000 job cuts it had previously announced in May. 413 more words


RIM Cuts Jobs As Shares Fall

In a drastic effort to save $1 Billion (CAD) Blackberry producer RIM cut an estimated 2000-5000 people. The job cuts had been widely anticipated since CEO Thorsten Heins announced last month that the company would reduce its staff by an unspecified number of jobs to save $1 billion.  207 more words

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