Internet

Amazon Workers Split as Company Raises Minimum Wage

Almost no workers clapped this week at the all-hands meeting after lunch at this Amazon fulfilment centre outside Nashville when a plant manager announced that the company’s minimum wage was climbing to $15 (roughly Rs. 1,100) an hour. Instead of celebrating, many workers put their hands up to ask questions and express deep frustration, according to five […]

Games

Telltale Games Reportedly Lays Off All Remaining Staff

Telltale Games may have laid-off the rest of its staff. The Walking Dead developer let go of 225 employees last month with 25 on rolls to complete its contractual obligations. News of the latest lay-offs comes from Telltale’s narrative designer Rachel Noel. Telltale Games previously “requested a temporary pause of sales” of the final season of The Walking Dead according to GOG. That […]

Mobile

Sharp Makes Long-Awaited OLED Foray, Wary of Big Spending

Japan’s Sharp Corp unveiled its long-awaited move into the organic light-emitting diode (OLED) market on Wednesday as the Apple supplier looks to catch rival Samsung Electronics Co. Sharp will offer OLED panels in its new smartphones later this year and plans to sell the screens to other manufacturers, although it has signalled it is wary about a rapid expansion in […]

Internet

eBay Alleges Amazon Poached Sellers From Its Platform

eBay on Wednesday accused Amazon.com of trying to poach sellers for its own platform through eBay’s internal messaging system. “We have uncovered an unlawful and troubling scheme on the part of Amazon to solicit eBay sellers to move to Amazon’s platform,” eBay said, adding that it had sent a cease-and-desist letter to Amazon on Monday. “We have demanded […]