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Nearly 2 Million High-Tech Employees Are Underpaid

A recent study by analysts at Paysa, released on Tuesday, pointed to a 10% gap between the actual pay and the market value for more than a third of professionals in the technology industry......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 11th, 2017

Cornell Tech starts up

Nanit, a New York City startup founded in 2014, has 25 employees, $6.6 million from investors and a high-tech product that local media and nervous parents adore. Its baby monitor can classify babies'... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 4th, 2017

Former Rackers raise $13M in new tech venture capital fund

A group of former Rackspace Hosting Inc. employees — including one of the company's co-founders — is looking to raise $20 million from investors......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 18th, 2017

Funds for lessening N.C. urban-rural divide come to Charlotte region

From a new building for high-tech mulch company in Catawba County to a new industrial park in Albemarle, North Carolina’s rural infrastructure agency is kicking in $2.6 million to five projects designed to bring jobs and investment to the less popul.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 18th, 2017

Gay High-Tech Mogul Gives $300 million to Counter Homophobia

‘The religious right decided to make marriage an issue. They worked tirelessly for decades. And they lost.’.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 16th, 2017

A government agency tricked the Defense Department into handing over $1.2 million in weapons to fake police

REUTERS/Lucas JacksonTo test just how easy it is for cops to get high-tech military equipment, a government agency asked f.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 24th, 2017

Why this high-tech company is moving its HQ from Fremont to Oregon

Giving its employees a better chance at owning a home was a key consideration in Lighthouse Worldwide Solutions' decision to relocate its headquarters......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 13th, 2017

Shipping Company XPO Logistics Spends $500 Million on Tech a Year

XPO Logitsics CEO Brad Jacobs says its heavily investing in being a high-tech hub. If you've bought a refrigerator or patio equipment online, most likely it was delivered to your home by XPO Logistics, a fast-gro.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 6th, 2017

Tech: Microsoft invests millions in job training

Skill building. Microsoft has announced it will invest $25.8 million in a program to help employees develop the skills they need to get jobs in technology fields without earning bachelor’s degrees. The technology company has partnered with the .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2017

Chart: Tech Giants Earned More Than $1 Million Per U.S. Worker In 2016

Apple, Facebook and Alphabet need fewer employees than top companies did 20 years ago. Twenty years ago, .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 22nd, 2017

Mahesh Babu"s "Spyder" teaser clocks 6.3 million views in 24 hours

The 75-second teaser featuring a hi-tech spider hints that film could be high on technical wizardry.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJun 2nd, 2017

Can Apple Sell 100 Million iPhones Over The Holidays?

Expectations for the sales of the iPhone 8 are extraordinarily high. There remain a number of questions among tech experts and Wall St. analysts who follow the company. Among them is whether the........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMay 28th, 2017

Apple Park doesn"t have daycare or transit, but does have high-tech pizza boxes

Apple Inc.'s new 2.8 million-square-foot "spaceship" headquarters in Cupertino, California is ready for takeoff. Officially called Apple Park, but more commonly known as the Ring or Apple Spaceship, the circular campus is reported to have cost $5.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2017

Thousands Of Workers Successfully Sue Elon Musk For $4 Million - The Daily Caller

CBS NewsThousands Of Workers Successfully Sue Elon Musk For $4 MillionThe Daily CallerElon Musk settled a lawsuit with thousands of underpaid and overworked employees at his company SpaceX, agreeing to p.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMay 14th, 2017

This tech company got a $2.5 million "grand mansion" in Hawaii for all its employees to use for free

This tech company got a $2.5 million "grand mansion" in Hawaii for all its employees to use for free.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 8th, 2017

Why one tech giant is investing another $3 million to close its pay gap

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff now says he'll examine whether companies pay their employees equally before he buys them.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 4th, 2017

Learning through tech: How one high school is using virtual reality

Washington Leadership Academy uses $10 million grant from XQ: The Super School.         Washington Leadership Academy uses $10 million grant from XQ: The Super School.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 3rd, 2017

The Chinese Military is Getting Rid of 300,000 Troops to Pay for New, High-Tech Weapons

China is seeking to transform its military from a massive, land-based army of 2.3 million troops into a modern, high-tech force able to defend the homeland and interests overseas......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 30th, 2017

Jellyvision lands $20M, but it "doesn"t plan to get all weird about it"

Jellyvision , one of Chicago's longest-running tech successes and king of funny press releases, has raised $20 million in new funding. The investment comes from private equity firm Updata, and it will be used to reward longtime employees and seed invest.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 22nd, 2017

Why this local tech company is paying employees $10K to leave the Bay Area

A local technology company wants to help its employees escape the high cost of living in the Bay Area by offering them $10,000 to move out of the region. Zapier, a startup that helps users move data between apps, wrote in a recent blog post that .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 21st, 2017

McGrath completes $5.6 million renovation of St. Louis Heart and Vascular center

McGrath & Associates has completed a $5.6 million renovation of the St. Louis Heart and Vascular center, located at 3550 McKelvey Road in Bridgeton. St. Louis Heart and Vascular is a high-tech ambulatory surgery center and medical office facility. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 17th, 2017