Tag: Internet/Online Services

Who benefits from salary transparency? Not everyone, new study suggests

If you’re shopping for a new car, most auto-experts would advise researching what consumers are paying for the car models you’re interested in before entering a showroom so you know whether or not you’re getting a good deal.  Similarly, career experts generally recommend that employees who are interested in negotiating a higher salary arm themselves […]

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White House walks back Biden comments on cybercriminal swap with Russia

The White House on Sunday walked back comments from President Biden that he’d be “open” to exchanging cybercriminals with Russia. National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan told press aboard Air Force One that Biden was not talking about “exchanges or swaps” when he seemed receptive to Vladimir Putin’s offer that the Kremlin would extradite cybercriminals if the US […]

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Facebook to expand work-from-home eligibility as offices look to reopen

Facebook Inc. is giving most of its employees a choice: Seek permission to keep working at home or go to the office at least half the time. The social-media giant told its roughly 60,000 employees Wednesday that it will expand remote-work eligibility to all levels of the company, including early-career employees and entry-level engineers. Facebook FB, -1.03% […]

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Square eyeing creation of bitcoin hardware wallet, Jack Dorsey tweets

Payments firm Square is considering creating a non-custodial hardware wallet for bitcoin, the company’s chief executive officer, Jack Dorsey, said Friday. Bitcoin wallets can be stored offline or online at cryptocurrency exchanges, venues where bitcoin can be bought and sold for traditional currencies or other virtual coins. With a non-custodial wallet, you have sole control […]

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