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24 of the Best Companies That Offer Remote Working Jobs

30-Mar-2020 14:00

Remote work from home is becoming more common these days, but it’s not exactly a new phase. For example, in the 1980s IBM started placing “remote terminals” in the homes of some of its employees. By 2009, 40 percent of the company’s employees no longer needed to turn up at an office each day. With the availability of remote working jobs set to increase, you may be interested in doing it yourself. But what does working remotely mean? And what’s the difference between working from home and working from an office? Here’s a simple explanation of the “work remotely” lifestyle....

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HQ Trivia is back less than two months after the app was shut down

30-Mar-2020 06:41

HQ Trivia is being resurrected just a little over one month after co-founder Rus Yusupov .

A push notification went out to HQ Trivia players letting them know a new game will go live tonight at 9PM ET. The notification was followed by a tweet by co-founder Rus Yusupov .

A source close to the company confirmed to The Verge the app is officially back, meaning this isn’t just a one-off event. Episodes will begin to air more regularly in the future, but the schedule is currently up in the air as things are figured out., The company has been acquired by a private investor who has asked not to be named, the source also confirmed.

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Every live concert and band you can livestream on March 29 from your home

30-Mar-2020 06:29

Watch Alicia Keys, Beyonce, Rihanna, Michael Franti, Tim McGraw, Diplo, Melissa Etheridge, Questlove and more live music while social distancing. #couchtour

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reviews

After backlash, Zoom ditches snooping Facebook code from iOS app

30-Mar-2020 06:28

Popular video calling app Zoom has fixed the issue that shared user data with Facebook even if there was no linked account.

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Rick and Morty gets a surprise mini episode

30-Mar-2020 06:02

And you can watch it for free.

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Coronavirus updates: Federal social distancing guidelines extended to April 30

30-Mar-2020 05:56

Plus: No 'quarantine' for NY area, but CDC issues travel advisory

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Coronavirus could make us wary of hugs, shape our social habits for years

30-Mar-2020 05:41

Weeks or months of social distancing and amped-up hygiene might change our behavior for a long time to come, social scientists say.

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Instacart made in-house hand sanitizer for shoppers who are about to walk off the job

30-Mar-2020 05:17

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On the eve of a planned work stoppage by its shoppers, it would distribute independently-developed hand sanitizer to its shoppers.

Instacart shoppers are because they say the grocery delivery company has not done enough to protect them during the coronavirus outbreak. The strike is still on, , calling Instacart’s response a “sick joke.”

One of the shoppers’ demands was for Instacart to provide protective gear such as hand sanitizer, but organizers also want the company to add a $5-per-order hazard payment and expand its sick leave policy.

“Given the broad supply chain shortages for supplies like hand sanitizer, Instacart worked with a...

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news

Federal Officials Are Using Your Cellphone Data to Respond to the Outbreak: Report

30-Mar-2020 05:06

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has teamed up with state and local governments across America to track people’s cellphone location data and trace the novel coronavirus’s spread, according to a new report.

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Westworld season 3: What to remember from seasons 1 and 2

30-Mar-2020 04:36

If you're watching the third season on HBO and struggling to follow along, this recap will fill you in on everything you need to know.

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