The Death Of Local News Is Making Us Dumber And More Divided
There’s a steep price to pay for mindless media consolidation and the elimination of quality, local reporting, according to a new study.
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How to Get Out of Bed After You've Been Laid Off
Darcie Wilder on figuring out how to structure her days after losing a job in media.
AT&T Preps for New Layoffs Despite Billions in Tax Breaks and Regulatory Favors
Internal documents obtained by Motherboard show that the company is preparing for layoffs—megamergers, deregulation, and tax breaks aren’t providing the public benefits AT&T promised.
Don't Let Telltale Milk Your Fandom Until They Pay The Workers They Screwed
Even if 'The Walking Dead' comes back, it means nothing if the company's 275 employees never get a severance check.
Layoffs Hit Saints Row Developer Volition, GM Dan Cermak Reportedly Departs
The move comes from Deep Silver in the wake of a lackluster showing from 'Agents of Mayhem'.
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The Last 'Trump' Casino in Atlantic City Is Closing
The last of the casinos bearing Trump's name in Atlantic City will close its doors after Labor Day weekend.
Twitter Cuts Workforce By 8 Percent to Focus on 'Product Priorities'
Jack Dorsey moves fast.
'Angry Birds' Maker Rovio to Cut 37% of Its Staff
CBC’s Report into Jian Ghomeshi Says Management Basically Condoned His Behavior
The report found evidence that Ghomeshi was "emotionally unpredictable" and would play cruel jokes on his employees, make demeaning, inappropriate, and unwanted comments about their appearance, and not credit them for their work.