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SpaceX age discrimination
Spencer Hulse Spencer Hulse has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on December 8, 2022

SpaceX Hit With Age Discrimination Accusation by 62-Year-Old Former Engineer

Elon Musk’s SpaceX has received an age discrimination accusation. While the company does not make the news as often as some of Musk’s other companies, it is a major player that just announced the Starshield satellite network for national security use. However, it has also received an age discrimination accusation by 62-year-old former engineer John […]

Vimcal, the world’s fastest calendar, launches “Rewind”
Spencer Hulse Spencer Hulse has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on December 8, 2022

Vimcal, the World’s Fastest Calendar, Launches “Rewind” to Help Users Share Achievements

The world’s fastest calendar: Speed and beauty combine to make Vimcal a standout in the competitive calendar space. It was designed for remote professionals in need of the best and fastest tools to support their work with others from around the world. And with the addition of the latest feature, Vimcal Rewind, users can share […]

Grit Daily Staff Grit Daily Staff has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on December 7, 2022

Rising Economies Flock to Instant Alternative Payments vs. Cards In the World’s Most Innovative Regions for Fintechs, per EBANX’s Annual Beyond Borders Report

In Latin America and Africa, the world’s two fastest-growing regions for digital buyers, new business opportunities are fueling payments innovations. Other key findings of EBANX’s study: cross-border digital commerce is booming across LatAm through 2025, and travel is leading a comeback. CURITIBA, BRAZIL –  EBANX, a fintech company that specializes in international payments in rising […]

Autonomous trucking companies going under
Spencer Hulse Spencer Hulse has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on December 7, 2022

Autonomous Trucking Companies Going Under as Reality Hits Self-Driving Vehicles

Autonomous trucking is a tough industry, and it has seen many high-profile startups stumble and fall. Among the latest examples is Embark Technology, which has seen a drastic fall in valuation since it emerged as a public company in the past year. However, it is not alone, and the downfall of self-driving vehicles is not […]

John Biggs John Biggs has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on December 6, 2022

AI, Quality, and Naked H.R. Giger Aliens

Welcome to old man grumpus’ No Fun AI Is Junk Hour! Today I’ll be grumbling about the rise of OpenAI’s chatbot, a truly miraculous piece of software that, in the end, is a lot like the Wizard of Oz if Oscar Zoroaster Phadrig Isaac Norman Henkle Emmannuel Ambroise Diggs (the Wizard’s real name!) was actually […]

supplements
Brian Wallace Brian Wallace has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on December 6, 2022

Can Supplements Help Fuel Your Startup and Your Health?

When you think of supplements, what normally comes to mind? For most of the population, pre-workout is typically what comes to mind when the word “supplements” is mentioned. While this is not entirely an incorrect assumption, supplements are not just pre-workout powders or capsules. Types of Supplements Pre-workout supplements continue to grow, however. New blends […]

layoffs
Juan Fajardo Juan Fajardo has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on December 6, 2022

Amazon’s 2022 Layoffs Might Double As Contagion Spreads

As one of the biggest companies in the world, Amazon is quite familiar with being in the spotlight. Over the past month, however, it seems the eCommerce giant has been making headlines for all the wrong reasons. Now, it seems the company’s the company layoffs might be affecting over 20,000 employees instead of the 10,000 […]

DoorDash layoffs might not be the end.
Spencer Hulse Spencer Hulse has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on December 6, 2022

DoorDash Tees up More Pain After Layoffs

Ushering people out the door: Layoffs have become all too common an occurrence these days, with tech companies being hit particularly hard. However, another group finding it difficult is delivery, with companies like Gopuff and Shipt hitting snag after snag. Now, DoorDash has become the latest victim of the economic state of the world, with […]

insurance industry
Wojtek Gudaszewski Wojtek Gudaszewski has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on December 5, 2022

Only Technology Can Save the Tedious, Costly Insurance Industry

Aging insurance companies have a customer experience problem, but hope is on the horizon. When new technology disrupts a legacy industry, it’s usually consumers who demand and drive the change. 48% of insurance consumers think that the insurance industry is lagging behind technology. However, up to 72% of insurance consumers still purchase offline from an […]

Twos
Grit Daily Staff Grit Daily Staff has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on December 5, 2022

Twos Launches New-Age Social Search Engine

Twos, a Tampa Bay-based tech startup, disrupted the app market last year with a unique tool designed specifically to help people remember things. The app’s innovative technology enables users to capture and recall notes, calendar events, and to-do items in one easy-to-use platform. Not only does Twos have simple, powerful features, but it is also […]