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‘Everybody’s excited’: Amazon workers in Staten Island to file for union vote

Amazon Labor Union bids to create independent group – but workers say the company has openly opposed their effortAmazon workers plan to file for a union election with the National Labor Relations Board next Monday, after months of organizing and collecting over 2,000 union authorization cards from employees at a warehouse in New York City.The move will be the latest bid to organize a union at Amazon – which has opposed unionization of its huge workforce – by a labor movement seeking to flex its ...
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Insider Advertising: Supply-chain woes pull Christmas ads forward

Hi, welcome back to Insider Advertising. I'm Lara O'Reilly, Insider's media and advertising editor. Before we begin, some news: This is the last edition before our newsletter goes on hiatus.Thank you so much for reading. While we're on our brief pause, you can keep up with me on Twitter @larakiara or you can also send your feedback and tips to [email protected] And to get "Insider Exclusives," our email alerts - sign up here by topic.Insider will be in touch soon with some new...
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HBO Max, HBO Gain 1.9 Million Subscribers in Q3 as International Offsets U.S. Drop

WarnerMedia’s U.S. direct-to-consumer business took a hit in the third quarter, as it lost a net 1.8 million HBO and HBO Max customers after its deal with Amazon to carry HBO expired in mid-September. But international markets more than made up the difference: Worldwide, there were 69.4 million global HBO Max and HBO subscribers at […]
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Apple Music Android App Can Now Be Used in Windows 11

Apple Music subscribers who use Windows 11 and dislike accessing the service through iTunes or their browser can now run the ‌Apple Music‌ Android app on their desktop, thanks to the first preview release of Android apps support. why hello there Apple Music, Signal, and Microsoft Launcher Android apps all running on Windows 11— Tom Warren (@tomwarren) October 21, 2021 Microsoft released Windows 11 earlier this month, but its promised support for side-loading And...
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3 bonding exercises to help strengthen your team dynamics amid the Great Resignation

Scheduling game nights is one way to improve team bonds at work. Luis Alvarez/Getty Images At a time when workers are quitting in record numbers, bonding activities are important to strengthen company culture. Some companies schedule regular 'anything but work' check-ins to connect on a more personal level. Game nights, trivia contests, and welcome lunches can also help improve team dynamics. It's cheesy, but it works. So says Frank B. Mengert, founder and CEO of ebm, a North ...
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10 things in tech you need to know today

Pinterest CEO Ben Silbermann. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Good morning and welcome to 10 Things in Tech. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. ​​Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go - click here for iOS and here for Android.Let's get started.1. PayPal is reportedly exploring an acquisition of Pinterest. Pinterest soared as much as 19% on Wednesday after reports surfaced that PayPal is considering buying the social-media company for around $39 billion. Everything we ...
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Social media users pass the 4.5 billion mark

Social media users pass the 4.5 billion mark 21 Oct 2021 Active users have increased by more than 400 million over the past year. Our new Digital 2021 October Global Statshot Report – published in partnership with We Are Social and Hootsuite – is pac...
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How to connect Spotify to Alexa, and set Spotify as your default music player

Connecting your Alexa device to your Spotify account helps you play music with ease. Juan Ci/Shutterstock You can connect Spotify to Alexa via the Alexa app to play music with voice commands. You can make Spotify your default music player to avoid having to say "On Spotify" in voice commands. If desired, you can disconnect Spotify from Alexa via either the Alexa app or the Spotify website. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. An Amazon Alexa device can help you acco...
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How to check your Amazon gift card balance, and reload your card

Before you purchase something with an Amazon gift card, you need to know what your card's balance is. RgStudio/Getty Images You can check your Amazon gift card balance on either the desktop website or mobile app. From there, you can also manually add to your balance by selecting "Reload Your Balance." If desired, you can set up auto-reload for your gift card balance to plan for big purchases. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. If you've received an Amazon...
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Crayola Frozen Color Wonder Coloring Books With Markers Now Just $2.73 From Amazon
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Alexa’s controversial drop-in feature could be critical to saving lives

Amazon Alexa's drop-in feature has been controversial ever since it first rolled out, but you'll be surprised how critical it could be in saving lives.
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Using Amazon Renewed to Sell Your Refurbished Products

Amazon Renewed is one of the best marketplaces if you’re looking to sell refurbished products in good condition. There is a large audience of buyers, so the chances of selling items are quicker than others. Plus, there is more trust among users so that you can ensure a fast sale without risking losing products or money. Amazon Renewed has a lot of different product categories as well, so you can list many different types of pre owned and refurbished products. This article will guide you on how ...
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How to update your Amazon Firestick

You should your Firestick updated, just like any other device. Thomas Trutschel/Getty Images You can update your Amazon Firestick through the Settings menu. Your Firestick should be checking for updates every day, but the Settings menu lets you update it manually. Keeping your Firestick updated is important for keeping your data secure and receiving new features. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. The Amazon Fire TV Stick (also known as the Firestick) lets users t...
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Crest Whitestrips and Oral-B electric toothbrushes are up to 38% off today on Amazon

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Insider Ahead of Black Friday 2021, Amazon is running a huge sale on oral health products from Oral-B and Crest. Items like teeth whitening kits and electric toothbrushes are on sale up to 38% off today. The best deals include discounts on Crest's popular Whitestrips and Oral-B's Genius X electric toothbrush. There's no need to wait patiently for Black Friday or Cyber Monday t...
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Elon Musk's SpaceX is stirring up trillion-dollar hype. Here's what Morgan Stanley says clients are talking about.

The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket with Crew Dragon capsule lifted off from NASA's Kennedy Space Center on September 15, 2021. Joe Raedle/Getty Images SpaceX has been stirring up trillion-dollar hype among Morgan Stanley's clients. Morgan Stanley analysts have a $200 billion bull-case valuation for the firm - double what it is today. But they acknowledge SpaceX continues to challenge "any preconceived notion of what was possible and the time frame possible..." Sign up here for our daily ne...
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How to change Alexa's voice, accent, or language - and get access to celebrity voices

The default voice and language of your Alexa assistant can easily be changed. Panthere Noire/Shutterstock You can change the voice, accent, or language for your Alexa. You can also set your Alexa to speak slower, or use whisper mode, if desired. There are also celebrity personalities you can purchase to be the voice of your Alexa. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. If you have Amazon devices, like the Echo speaker, you probably use the Alexa AI assistant to do t...
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24 great gifts for the fitness lovers in your life

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Janji Gifting fitness gear or equipment can help anyone jumpstart a new routine or upgrade what they're already using. Whether it's a new pair of sneakers, a fitness tracker, or even a massage gun, there are plenty of options. Looking for more gift ideas? Check out all Insider Reviews gift guides here. Everyone has a fitness goal they're trying to meet, whether it's to build muscle, tra...
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18 Best Book Apps for Reading on the Go

With advances in mobile technology, we now have a powerful tech in the palm of our hands. With it, we can browse through social media, take photos, listen to music, shop, check the news or weather, and even access some productivity tools. Among these is the ability to read electronic books commonly known as eBooks on the go whether you are on the subway, plane, or anywhere else. With eBooks, you have the advantage to access several books on your smartphone to sharpen your skills and learn more ...
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James Patterson has the highest number of 'New York Times' bestsellers - here are his 21 best books, ranked by Goodreads members

Goodreads readers have dubbed "Along Came a Spider," "Kiss the GIrls," and "1st to Die" as James Patterson's best books. Amazon; Rachel Mendelson/Insider When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. James Patterson is one of the bestselling American authors of all time. We turned to to rank his most popular novels. Readers' top favorites include "Along Came a Spider" and "Kiss the Girls." James Patterson is a bestselling American author kno...
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Giant Retailers Pledge To Leave Fossil-fueled Ships Behind

Major retailers, including Amazon and Ikea, are beginning to clean up their shipping pollution. From a report: A group of companies pledged yesterday that by 2040, they'll only contract ships using zero-carbon fuels to move their goods. Both Ikea and Amazon were among the 15 companies responsible for the most maritime import pollution in 2019, according to one recent analysis. Joining Amazon and Ikea in the commitment are Unilever, Michelin, and clothing retailer Inditex, which owns Zara and oth...
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How to connect your Alexa to WiFi, with or without the app

A WiFi connection is an integral part of your Amazon Alexa device. Gabriel Gurzo/Shutterstock You can connect your Alexa device to WiFi via the Alexa app or the Amazon Alexa website. You can also use the Alexa app to change your WiFi source. If you're connecting your Alexa to WiFi from the website, you need to be using Firefox, Safari, or Edge. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. An Amazon Alexa smart speaker can be a helpful addition to your smart home. But ...
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Amazon Is Already Spending Game Of Thrones Money To Make The Wheel Of Time

In case you haven't heard the big news — the next "Game of Thrones" is on the way! It's called... "Westworld"? Or maybe "The Witcher"? Perhaps it's "The Expanse"? Or Amazon's "Lord of the Rings"? So many shows have had the title thrown their way, that it's getting pretty hard to keep track. But the latest addition to the club has been getting the comparison since the project was first announced.Amazon's upcoming fantasy epic, "The Wheel of Time" shares much in common with HBO's crown jewel — bot...
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40 thoughtful, last-minute gifts that don't feel rushed

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. The Sill If you're down to the wire, don't worry: There's still time to find thoughtful, unique gifts. Below are options with fast shipping and instant options like subscription services or e-gift cards. If you're worried about a late arrival, this clever hack ensures they still have a gift to open. We've all been there - holidays and birthdays are just around the corner, your sched...
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AirPods 3 vs. AirPods Pro Buyer's Guide

This week, Apple announced a major update for its standard AirPods, with the new earbuds featuring spatial audio, Adaptive EQ, force sensors, sweat and water resistance, MagSafe charging, and more. Should you consider purchasing the $179 third-generation ‌AirPods‌, or do you need the higher-end AirPods Pro, which sell for $249? Our guide helps to answer the question of how to decide which of these sets of ‌AirPods‌ is best for you. Comparing the AirPods and AirPods Pro The ‌AirPods‌ and ‌...
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Amazon Muscles In On Google’s Turf With New Search Tool for Sellers

Soon, Amazon's roughly 1.5 million active third-party sellers--or at least those in its Brand Registry program--will have access to a search analytics dashboard for better insight into the performance of their products. The new dashboard will include both query and catalog performance. Query performance will provide insights into the search terms associated with products so...
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