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Next-gen Chevy MyLink employs smartphone flexibility

Chevrolet showed off a 2014 Impala equipped with the next generation of its MyLink infotainment system at CES 2013.

By January 8, 2013


Six states outlaw employer snooping on Facebook

The list of states that don't put up with employers demanding employee's social media passwords is growing -- both California and Illinois laws went into effect on the first of this year.

By January 2, 2013


Samsung denies employing child workers at its supplier

Samsung has denied any child workers were employed at the factory where its mobile phones are made.

By December 16, 2012


Progress for Calif. bill to stop employers' social-media snooping

AB 1844, which would prohibit employers from requiring workers to provide usernames and passwords for Facebooks, Twitter, and the like, passes the state assembly unanimously. It now heads to the state senate.

By May 10, 2012


Google, Apple top LinkedIn's list of sought-after employers

Microsoft, Facebook, Twitter, salesforce.com and Expedia are also among the top companies on the list.

By October 11, 2012


Calif. law passed to halt employer snooping on social media

Calif. Gov. Jerry Brown signs a privacy bill making it illegal for employers to demand employee usernames and passwords for social media accounts.

By September 27, 2012


Apple Maps rival Google Maps employs 7,100 people

The Apple Maps app in iOS 6 has been an unmitigated disaster -- meanwhile Google Maps employs 7,000 people.

By September 24, 2012


Democrats to employers: Stop asking for Facebook passwords

The Password Protection Act of 2012 would make it illegal for employers to force current or potential employees to hand over access to their social network accounts.

By May 10, 2012


Foxconn parent posts weak Q1 profit on employment costs

Hon Hai Precision says that while it generated a sizable profit during the first quarter, increased expenses for employment costs cut into an otherwise strong period.

By April 30, 2012


Reporters' Roundtable: Can an employer ask for your Facebook password?

What do you do if an employer asks to see your personal social network? We discuss with Bob Sullivan, author of the Red Tape Chronicles on MSNBC.

By March 30, 2012