Why robots aren’t likely to make the call on hiring you anytime soon

Amazon's A.I. hiring experiment is a reminder that even algorithms can still be biased.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 12th, 2018

Robots aren’t likely to make the call on hiring you anytime soon

Amazon’s A.I. hiring experiment is a reminder that even algorithms can still be biased......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 12th, 2018

'Don't call me before you text': The new rules of communicating in the digital era

Emoji replace sentences. Acronyms replace words. And phones aren’t used to make phone calls anymore. In fact, before you call, you might want to t.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 22nd, 2019

Capitol Report: Pelosi clashes with Democrats in debate on impeachment | Republicans press Trump to make a deal on spending

Politico reports House Democratic leaders sparred internally on Monday over whether to begin an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump, with Speaker Nancy Pelosi and her allies rejecting the call to move forward for now......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 21st, 2019

Want to curb your robocall agony? Try these 3 things now

Adding a unique ringtone to your contacts would signal that this call is from someone you know; also make sure to set them up in your co.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 17th, 2019

Walmart"s Q1: What To Like And Why Tariffs Aren"t A Concern

Retail giant Walmart Inc (NYSE: WMT) reported first-quarter results that should make .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 16th, 2019

In Norway, a battle to make eco-friendly metal

Norway's Norsk Hydro says it's found a way to reduce carbon emissions produced by the process of making aluminium, but environmentalists aren't convinced. Matthew Larotonda reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 14th, 2019

Four big mistakes you might make when hiring a financial advisor

Hiring a financial advisor can help you meet your money-related goals. Steer clear of these 4 common mistakes when hiring, your money is o.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 13th, 2019

Wynn Resorts could push back Encore Boston Harbor opening, CEO says

Wynn Resorts Ltd. could push back the planned June 23 opening of its Encore Boston Harbor casino in Everett to make sure the property is “flawless,” CEO Matthew Maddox said during the company’s first-quarter earnings call Thursday afternoon. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 9th, 2019

Debt Collectors Are About to Call You Less, But Text You More

And consumer groups aren't happy. If you’ve ever had to deal with a debt collector, you know they can be some of the most aggressive calls you’ve ever received. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is taking s.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 9th, 2019

The 25 largest robotics companies in the Bay Area are serving salads, doing surgery and more

The robots have arrived, and they’re trying to ease your life in every way possible. These Bay Area companies are working to make automation more helpful and efficient. From health care to retail, cars to coffee, these robots are designed to make.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 6th, 2019

Trump Today: Trump Today: President talks Venezuela and Mueller with Putin in hour-plus call

President Donald Trump discussed the conflict in Venezuela and the Mueller report with Russian leader Vladimir Putin on Friday, as he promoted a jump in hiring in April and the jobless rate falling to a fresh low......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 3rd, 2019

Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders call for investigation into TurboTax and H&R Block for allegedly steering customers away from free tax filing

Americans who make less than $66,000 in income are eligible for free tax prep — but it can be hard to find......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 3rd, 2019

Self-driving will make Tesla a $500 billion company, Musk says

On an investor call hosted by Citigroup and Goldman Sachs, Elon Musk talked up Tesla's self-driving story, and dodged questions about vehicle demand and margins......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 2nd, 2019

Economic Preview: Wall Street forecasts fusillade of 200,000-plus new jobs in April. Here’s what to watch

The U.S. economy is being powered by the most muscular labor market in arguably 50 years and it’s unlikely to diminish much in strength anytime soon. Wall Street expects another robust increase in hiring in April......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 2nd, 2019

This is what the Goldman Sachs hiring process is like

Goldman Sachs receives hundreds of thousands of applications a year from undergraduates and graduate students looking to join its ranks. Here's what to expect if you're lucky enough to get a call back......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 2nd, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: New York City jails will give inmates free phone calls

All inmates being held in New York City jails will no longer have to pay a fee to make a phone call, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 1st, 2019

Dreams of ubiquitous social robots still aren"t coming true

Hopes that the tech industry was on the cusp of rolling out personal robots into homes are dimming now that several once-promising consumer robotics companies have shut down......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 1st, 2019

6 Home Renovations That Return the Most at Resale

(TNS)—Renovations can make us happier in the places we call home, but some of the most dramatic updates can add r.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaMay 1st, 2019

Here"s how Amazon robots could make the deliveryman extinct

Amazon revealed a plan this week to offer all Prime members one-day shipping and it stunned the market, but the biggest logistics innovation from Jeff Bezos may depend on Scout, a robot that can replace human-based last-mile delivery......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 28th, 2019

Amazon is making one-day shipping the new standard for Prime members

Amazon said that Prime members will soon see the default two-day free shipping reduced by a day. CFO Brian Olsavsky said during the company's first-quarter earnings call that it plans to spend $800 million to make th.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 26th, 2019