Amazon’s Italy Workers Go On Strike
Amazon’s Italy Workers Go On Strike

Amazon’s workers in Italy are going on a 24-hour strike to protest working conditions.

WSJ: Tripadvisor Adopting Hybrid Work Model
WSJ: Tripadvisor Adopting Hybrid Work Model

Tripadvisor CFO, Ernst Teunissen says that the company is going to hold the line on adding back costs. Trip Advisor reduced expenditures by a staggering 32 percent in 2020 as governments worldwide banned and restricted travel.

Postscript
Postscript Raises $4.5 Million to Turbocharge Shopify SMS Marketing

Postscript announced it has raised $4.5 million in seed funding to help bring turbocharged SMS marketing to Shopify and e-commerce stores.

Blockchain App Factory Develops Futuristic DeFi Exchange Platform
Blockchain App Factory Develops Futuristic DeFi Exchange Platform

Blockchain App Factory announced that it developed a deFi exchange platform that offers security, speed, and transparency for every exchange with the power of distributed ledger technology.

SoftBank Announces Settlement With WeWork Founder Adam Neumann
SoftBank Announces Settlement With WeWork Founder Adam Neumann

WeWork co-founder and former Chief Executive Adam Neumann is set to reap an extra $50 million windfall and other benefits as part of an agreement.

Best Buy
Best Buy Lays Off 5,000 Employees, Will Shutter More Stores

Best Buy has laid off some 5,000 employees and plans to close additional stores as customers turn to online shopping.

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Five-Star Review? Maybe Not as Amazon Grapples With Fake Reviews Industry

Amazon is grappling with an entire industry aimed at providing fake reviews and gaming the system, according to new research.

Reddit 1-800 Flowers Ad Goes Viral
Reddit 1-800 Flowers Ad Goes Viral

Our ads on Reddit have gotten a lot of traction and puts a big smile on people’s faces says 1-800 Flowers CEO Chris McCann. What we’re trying to do is just make sure we’re relevant.

Uber Built A Very Anti-Fragile Business, Says Jason Calacanis
Uber Built A Very Anti-Fragile Business, Says Jason Calacanis

Early Uber investor Jason Calacanis says that unlike Lyft, Uber built a very anti-fragile business with the combination of Eats and Rides and has become relentlessly focused.

Amazon Warehouse
Investors Urging Amazon to Stop Pressuring Workers On Unionization

Investors are reportedly urging Amazon to stop pressuring workers amid the first-ever vote on unionization by the company’s workers.