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Just under two in five (39%) workers in tech firms are depressed, according to a new survey by Blind, an anonymous social network for professionals. It found that Amazon had […] The post Two in five tech workers are depressed, claims survey. Amazon workers top list appeared first on ShinyShiny.
It's no secret that jobs which involve a lot of bending, twisting or reaching can cause debilitating injuries. Sometimes, though, it's hard to remember to do those things the right way. The wearable Kinect Reflex is designed to help workers in that regard, by alerting them to unsafe postures... Continue Reading Belt-worn device lets workers know when they're risking injury Category: Healt
is this the next step towards becoming superhuman? The post MATE exoskeleton enhances workers’ strength and performance using zero electric power appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Construction workers in New York have staged a major demonstration on Park Avenue to protest the developer of the city's vast Hudson Yards, because the company intends to use nonunion labour for the project's next stage. Read more
at the venice architecture biennale, the german architect has created an installation that brings attention to the plight of female textile workers. The post anna heringer’s textile initiative lets bangladeshi workers stay in their villages appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Automotive factories can be big spaces requiring workers to cover serious miles as they go about their business. In the case of BMW, some employees can walk up to 12 km (7.5 mi) a day, often carting around parts with them. The company is exploring a new approach to workplace mobility, developing a Segway-like personal vehicle that lets employees glide across the factory floor... Continue R
located in pifo, ecuador, 'lounge in the air’ offers factory workers a leisure area that looks out to the gardens and the nearby ravine. The post estudio felipe escudero designs factory workers’ dining space in ecuador appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
A member of Game Workers Unite sits down to discuss the organization's movement during GDC. ...
the jeanswear leader introduces digital manufacturing capabilities, saving their workers and the planet from harmful chemicals.The post digitizing denim: levi’s robot laser finishes jeans so workers don’t have to appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Capcom Vancouver employees have been hit with layoffs after a studio restructuring affected 30 percent of the studio. ... is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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