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Coronavirus and Paid Sick Leave: A Quarantined Uber Driver’s Quest

Zachary Frenette likes working as an Uber driver in Phoenix. He is a top-rated driver who often chats with his customers on their trips. During the outbreak of the coronavirus last month, business began to slow. Then, a possible exposure to the virus prompted Mr. Frenette, 29, to quarantine himself. Off the roads and worried […]

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A Quarantined Uber Driver’s Quest for Paid Sick Leave

Zachary Frenette likes working as an Uber driver in Phoenix. He is a top-rated driver who often chats with his customers on their trips. During the outbreak of the coronavirus last month, business began to slow. Then, a possible exposure to the virus prompted Mr. Frenette, 29, to quarantine himself. Off the roads and worried […]

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How to Thrive in Online Life

This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it weekdays. Like for many of you, my life has become detached from the physical world. I’m having drinks with buddies on Zoom, chatting with my boss on Google Hangouts and texting up a storm with my dad and […]

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Profiteers and Pool Noodles: The Mask Market Is a Total Mess

The people jumping into the mask market come from across the spectrum. Dan Schonfeld, for instance, sells pool noodles. He’s pretty good at it, too. He found a reliable supplier in China, slapped sports teams’ logos on them and built a steady business through PoolPartsToGo.com. When the coronavirus spread last month to his home state, […]

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How to Hold an Awards Show in a Pandemic

LONDON — Dara O’Briain, an Irish comedian, appeared in a tuxedo on a YouTube live stream on Thursday night and announced the start of the 2020 BAFTA Games Awards, celebrating the best video games of the past year. “I’ve hosted these awards many times before,” O’Briain said, “usually from some plush concert hall in the […]

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Eating a strong breakfast will help you lose weight more effectively

"Eat breakfast like a king, eat lunch like a prince, and eat dinner like a beggar." This old and popular saying could well be used to justify the research conclusions made by Maria Luisa Mosconi. Apparently, if you follow this well-known rule strictly, you will be much more likely to be successful in losing weight. […]

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Yoga at home for beginners: Tips from Salvador Llinás Oñate

There are some very important initial tips if you want to start doing these Yoga sessions at home for beginners. If you do not follow them, it is possible that the practice will be negatively affected, and that you will perform the asanas poorly, or lose motivation. Try these brief tips from Salvador Llinás Oñate […]

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How Tech’s Lobbyists Are Using the Pandemic to Make Gains

WASHINGTON — Last month, lobbying groups representing advertising giants like Google and Facebook asked California’s attorney general to wait to enforce the state’s new online privacy rules given the coronavirus ripping around the world. In Washington, lobbyists representing cloud computing giants like Amazon pushed for more money to help federal employees work remotely. And Uber […]

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Miguel Abadi: “BOAT HOTELS”

Miguel Abadi Gems Advisors The crazy ideas continue, although this is not as crazy as you might think, and it is that in reality, boats have always been a reason for lodging for people, the only thing is that it is a lodging on water.Miguel Abadi Gems Advisors Miguel Abadi Gems – Miguel Gerardo Abadi […]