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Conan O'Brien's office is staffed by robots

It's not just tech companies and factories that employ robots. You'll also find them on the job at "Conan," at least in a new sketch cooked up for the late night show.

By July 25, 2014

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Apple admits to screwing up retail staffing levels, report says

One of the company's top retail executives says a new staffing system cut retail store employee hours and created layoffs fears, The Wall Street Journal reports.

By August 16, 2012

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Microsoft staffing up Mac unit

Amid record Apple sales, Microsoft posts a note on its blog saying it is embarking on the "biggest hiring initiative" since it launched the Mac-specific unit 11 years ago.

By June 24, 2008

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Amazon workers' lawsuit to be heard by US Supreme Court

Everyday after work, warehouse employees have to wait in long bag-check lines to make sure they're not toting stolen goods -- some workers want to be paid for that time.

By March 3, 2014

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Apple said to unveil newfangled Brazil retail store by March

The first Latin American country to get an Apple retail shop could be saying "ola, como vai" within the next five months.

By October 28, 2013

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With Snap.svg, Adobe gets animated SVG religion -- again

An open-source JavaScript library for browsers can give developers some of the features they miss as Flash fades from the Web.

By October 23, 2013

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Shutdown will largely shutter NASA, other science projects

Furloughs are expected to impact several federal science programs, but essential services related to nation's safety and defense will be unaffected.

By September 30, 2013

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Military tech in 2014: Lasers, drones, and cyberops

The Pentagon has plenty of high-tech advances on tap for the coming year. Think drones, of course, but also laser weapons, cyberwarfare, and the ageless B-52.

By December 27, 2013

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Apple Stores reportedly still face budget cuts, unhappy workers

Apple's retail outlets could be in the midst of some internal strife, with a new report pointing to budget cuts and lower employee morale.

By August 28, 2012

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Fab to cut more than 100 jobs, 15 percent of site's workforce

The design e-commerce site says the cuts are due to its recent decision to transition away from its flash-sale business model.

By July 30, 2013