The Wall Street Journal: Facebook workers’ median pay tops $240,000

Facebook Inc. employees earned a median pay package of more than $240,000 last year while Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg’s total compensation was more than $8.8 million, according to the social-media company’s 2017 proxy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 16th, 2018

At Google's Parent Alphabet, Median Pay Nears $200000 - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalAt Google's Parent Alphabet, Median Pay Nears $200000Wall Street JournalGoogle parent Alphabet Inc. GOOGL -1.14% said its workers .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsApr 29th, 2018

Wal-Mart Is Rolling Out The Robots After Raising Minimum Wage

Offering yet another lesson in how raising the minimum wage can destroy jobs, particularly for the most poorly compensated workers whom activists had intended to help, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday that Wal-Mart.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 9th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Facebook wants to build underwater cable dubbed ‘Simba’ around Africa


Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 8th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: WarnerMedia offers buyouts to Turner workers as AT&T reshapes business

AT&T Inc.’s WarnerMedia took steps to reduce head count at its Turner unit, which was essentially dissolved as a result of a wide-ranging restructuring announced earlier this month......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 27th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Some popular health apps stop sending personal data to Facebook


Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 24th, 2019

How Pinterest Is Going Further Than Facebook and Google to Quash Anti-Vaccination Misinformation

The company banned "vaccination"-related searches from its platform to stop the spread of medical misinformation In an attempt to stop the spreading of false medical information, the Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday that the ph.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 20th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: U.K. lawmakers scold Facebook, call for increased social-media regulation

A U.K. parliamentary committee rebuked Facebook Inc. in a new report that calls for regulation and intensified scrutiny of social-media companies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 17th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Instacart to change its tipping policy after uproar

Instacart Inc. has revamped its tipping policy that workers argued unfairly lowered their take-home pay, following public criticism of pay practices at gig-economy businesses......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 6th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Facebook, Twitter take down fake accounts linked to Iran, Venezuela

Facebook Inc. and Twitter Inc. said on Thursday that they removed hundreds of fake accounts from Iran and Venezuela spreading misinformation on their social-media platforms......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 31st, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: H-1B visa process revamped to favor workers with degrees from U.S. universities

The Trump administration unveiled changes to how the coveted visas for high-skilled foreign workers are allocated, starting this April, in an effort to boost the number awarded to people with advanced degrees from U.S. universities......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 30th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Federal workers head back to work, should get back pay by Friday

By the end of the week, hundreds of thousands of federal employees heading back to work should receive pay they missed during the government shutdown......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 27th, 2019

Mark Zuckerberg wrote 1,000 words defending Facebook, but the most interesting thing about it was where he published it (FB)

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has written a column for the Wall Street Journal defending his company. The op-ed piece's location is arguably the most interesting thing about it. It indic.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 25th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Facebook vows crackdown on scam ads following lawsuit

Facebook Inc. has pledged to crack down on scam ads with a new reporting tool that lets users flag suspected fraudulent schemes......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 23rd, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Facebook, Twitter are not complying with data laws, Russia says

Russia l.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 21st, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Facebook’s WhatsApp limits ability to forward messages in fake-news crackdown

Facebook Inc.’s WhatsApp is limiting users’ ability to forward messages across the platform, after criticism it has been used to spread misinformation and rumors, and sometimes stoke violence......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 21st, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Facebook to work with German government to combat election interference

Facebook Inc. Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg said the company will work with the German ministry for information security in a broad effort to guide policy here and throughout Europe on election interference......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 20th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg wants to debate technology’s role in 2019

Mark Zuckerberg last year boldly announced his personal challenge was to fix Facebook. This year the Facebook CEO and co-founder is setting a more modest goal......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 8th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Another apology from Facebook, as Sheryl Sandberg says it must do more to protect users


Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 18th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: GM: Some workers slated for layoffs can transfer

Employees who will be out of work when GM idles factories in the U.S. and Canada are eligible to transfer, company says......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 14th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: 24 Amazon warehouse workers hospitalized, one critically, in bear-repellent accident

An Inc. worker is in critical condition at a New Jersey hospital after an aerosol can of bear repellent was punctured, spraying fumes in the company’s warehouse in Robbinsville, N.J., a spokesman for the town said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 5th, 2018