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Amazon labor union organizer Chris Smalls talks with CNN’s Kasie Hunt about the demands the union is making of Amazon and whether or not people should continue ordering from the website. “The Source” is available on CNN+ — CNN’s new streaming service.

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Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao discusses cryptocurrency as it relates to sanctions, and explains how they lack the ability to freeze all Russian users’ assets.

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Polish artist Agnieszka Pilat partnered with Boston Dynamics’ Spot to create a painting to help raise money to support Ukrainian refugees.

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Dyson unveiled noise-canceling headphones that can also purify the air you breathe using a face visor that filters and blows fresh air into your nose and mouth.

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CNN’s Donie O’Sullivan reports on hackers and activists trying to break through Putin’s digital iron curtain after Russia shut down Twitter and Facebook in the country.

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A Walgreens pilot program is replacing glass fridge doors with interactive digital screens, a technology developed by Cooler Screens. Consumers on social media say they don’t like it.

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Volkswagen brings back its iconic hippie microbus. The new ID. Buzz is now fully electric with ample horsepower.

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The iPhone SE, Apple’s budget smartphone, now packs an A15 bionic chip along with 5G capabilities. Watch Apple unveil its latest features. The new iPhone SE will start at $429.

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Apple will soon allow iPhone users to unlock, sign in and pay with their faces even if they’re wearing a mask. But how well does it really work? CNN Business’ Samantha Kelly puts it to the test.

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Some Wordle players have complained that the puzzle’s most recent solutions seemed more difficult than before The New York Times took over. The newspaper stated that it would not make any changes, but players discovered that more than one solution to the game exists now.

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CNN’s Nick Watt reports on how the entertainment industry, sports and politicians are cashing in on the cryptocurrency craze.

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Samsung has unveiled the latest in its Galaxy smartphone lineup, the S22. It features an upgraded camera and a more powerful battery and processing chip.

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Using proprietary tech to 3D print rockets, California-based Relativity Space has dreams of helping build a Mars colony. But they have to get a launch under their belt first.

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Guinness World Records recognized Alex Burkan, a Russian YouTuber, with creating the world’s first retractable lightsaber that you can hold in your hands.

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At CES 2022, held in Las Vegas, major players in smart home tech announced the adoption of an industry standard protocol: “Matter.” This breakthrough allows competitor devices to speak to each other, building a network. We speak to Samsung subsidiary SmartThings about why this step was critical for industry growth.

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The scoot of suitable accidents at Amazon warehouses within the USA is extra than twice as high as these at other, non-Amazon warehouses, in line with a unusual gape that examines damage files equipped to the federal company that oversees office security.

Amazon employed 33% of all US warehouse workers in 2021, nonetheless turn out to be once to blame for 49% of all accidents within the trade, in line with a memoir published Tuesday by the Strategic Organizing Center (SOC), a coalition of 4 labor unions.

The SOC, which is made up of Service Staff International Union, International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Communications Staff of The US, and United Farmworkers of The US, analyzed 2021 damage files that Amazon submitted to the Labor Division’s Occupational Safety and Smartly being Administration.

In 2021, there were 38,334 complete recordable accidents at Amazon amenities, and among these, roughly 34,000 were even handed serious accidents where the workers would possibly maybe well presumably now not produce their typical jobs or had to miss work for that reason.

Per the memoir, Amazon reported 6.8 serious accidents for every 100 of its warehouse workers. By comparability, other warehouses reported 3.3 serious accidents for every 100 workers, the memoir mentioned. The damage charges are calculated as aggregates of charges at individual locations.

The SOC memoir comes amid elevated attention to the office stipulations inner Amazon’s amenities. Earlier this month, workers at an Amazon warehouse in Fresh York Metropolis grew to turn out to be the first to unionize within the nation in its 27-twelve months historical previous. The union pressure turn out to be once catalyzed by tensions between Amazon and its warehouse workers in some unspecified time in the future of the remarkable public nicely being disaster, where some vocal workers and labor advocates expressed difficulty the firm turn out to be once prioritizing profits and productivity over security.

Meanwhile, Amazon’s remedy of office security is under a microscope in its dwelling order of Washington, where the Division of Labor and Industries closing month issued a rare “willful severe” quotation and a $60,000 dazzling to Amazon for knowingly placing its workers susceptible to suitable accidents in violation of office security regulations. Amazon has mentioned it strongly disagrees with the claims and plans to enchantment the quotation.

The most up-to-date SOC memoir follows a June 2021 memoir from the identical neighborhood that examined identical files from 2017 to 2020 and additionally found Amazon warehouses to be extra unsafe than other amenities.

The unusual memoir, which notes that damage charges live elevated on the firm’s robotic warehouses than its non-robotic warehouses, found a indispensable decline in accidents in 2020 in contrast with the twelve months prior. The memoir notes Amazon’s transient easing of productivity monitoring within the sooner months of the pandemic as a that you would possibly maybe well presumably presumably additionally reflect contributor.

In an announcement concerning the SOC memoir, Amazon spokesperson Kelly Nantel mentioned the firm has hired “tens of hundreds of extra of us to merit us meet the unforeseen quiz from Covid-19.”

“Love other companies within the trade, we observed an extend in recordable accidents in some unspecified time in the future of this time from 2020 to 2021 as we expert so many unusual of us — alternatively, whereas you happen to compare 2021 to 2019, our recordable damage charge declined extra than 13% twelve months over twelve months,” mentioned Nantel.

The SOC memoir reveals that the damage charge closing twelve months is the 2d-highest within the firm’s previous five years, with the twelve months 2019 recording the highest charge.

“Whereas we peaceful derive extra work to complete and won’t be joyful unless we’re glorious when it comes to security, we continue to derive measurable improvements in reducing accidents and keeping workers qualified, and love the work from all of our workers and security groups who are contributing to this effort,” mentioned Nantel.

A twelve months ago, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos declared his have to derive Amazon the “Earth’s Most acquire Situation to Work.” Amazon closing twelve months launched it would possibly maybe perchance in all probability presumably use $300 million on security-linked projects, collectively with the rollout of an initiative known as WorkingWell to create “bodily and psychological actions, wellness workout routines, and wholesome eating enhance that are scientifically proven to merit them recharge and reenergize, and finally gash abet the chance of damage.” WorkingWell, the firm mentioned, would merit in direction of its honest of slashing recordable damage charges in half by 2025.

Meanwhile, earlier this month, the Dwelling Oversight Committee despatched a letter to Amazon CEO Andy Jassy disturbing documents about firm labor practices after six workers were killed in December whereas working at a distribution heart in Illinois struck by a tornado. OSHA is additionally investigating the deaths on the skill and one in all the households is suing the firm.