You are in an alternate universe where U-Bounty doesn't exist. But people who live in the universes where it does exist report that has made the world a much more dangerous place, which is mitigated by the awesome YouTube shows that U-Bounty gig workers (often dressed as superheroes) produce.
Arise describes itself as "customer service outsourcing redefined." What that really means is: Uber for corporate phone support, except it pre-dates Uber. Arise contractors—note "contractors," not "employees," which will be an important distinction—provide customer service for companies like Disney and AAA. But the people doing this work—almost 90 percent of whom are women, and nearly… READ THE REST
The new startup Civvl calls itself the "Fastest growing money making gig due to COVID-19." Like Uber interrupted the taxi and transportation industries with contracted gig workers who can make money at their own pace with no employment security or benefits to fall back on — Civvl aspires to bring that same ingenuity to the,… READ THE REST
In a win for those forced to navigate the rideshare gig economy, a California judge has ruled that Uber and Lyft must treat drivers as employees, not independent contractors. READ THE REST
The Patriot mask is 100% made in the USA — and right now, it's up to 60% off. The world has changed. And while the ravages of a global pandemic may be slowly subsiding, some of the aftereffects promise to linger for years to come. Masks are now a part of our daily lives, with… READ THE REST
Maybe you're just like Meghan Trainor. Maybe you're really just all about that bass. If you can't imagine listening to your favorite music without some low-end register all but guaranteed to rattle your gut and shake loose a few internal organs, it's worth giving the Skullcandy Crusher Evo Sensory Bass Wireless Headphones a healthy listen. And… READ THE REST
There are area rugs that tie together a space. There are area rugs that offer a unique aesthetic to give a room a different look or feel. Then there are area rugs that do both of those things while also filling in the Venn diagram of supremely messing with your mind. And you better be ready.… READ THE REST