Technology

The Rebellion Amazon Can No Longer Ignore

Photograph: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg/Getty Images Morgan Meaker Business Jan 25, 2023 5:39 AM The Rebellion Amazon Can No Longer Ignore Warehouse workers in the UK are walking out for the first time, and they want the world to follow. Last time Amazon employee Darren Westwood was on strike, Amazon didn’t exist. …

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The Earth Is Begging You to Accept Smaller EV Batteries

Pools of brine containing lithium carbonate and mounds of salt bi-product stretch through a lithium mine in the Atacama Desert in Chile.Photograph: John Moore/Getty Images Aarian MarshallGregory Barber Business Jan 24, 2023 4:56 PM The Earth Is Begging You to Accept Smaller EV Batteries Electric vehicles are selling fast. But …

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China Is the World’s Biggest Face Recognition Dealer

Photograph: Getty Images Will Knight Business Jan 24, 2023 7:00 AM China Is the World’s Biggest Face Recognition Dealer Experts fear sales of the technology also export authoritarian ideas about biometric surveillance. The second largest exporter is the US. Early last year, the government of Bangladesh began weighing an offer …

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Tesla’s Problems Go Way Beyond Elon Musk

Photograph: David Gannon/Getty Images Jeff Link Business Jan 23, 2023 7:00 AM Tesla’s Problems Go Way Beyond Elon Musk The EV giant is alienating its customers, bringing in less revenue, and falling behind legacy carmakers. For now, Alex Lagetko is holding on to his Tesla stocks. The founder of hedge …

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