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How the NBA and LeBron James are recruiting college basketball interns

The NBA has had a reputation for recruiting high-caliber college basketball talent for decades, but it’s become much more difficult to find that talent. In 2016, ESPN Sports Insider’s Kevin Pelton wrote about how the league was recruiting high school players from the state of Texas, Florida and Ohio, who were willing to sign a contract…


Why do some jobs need to be automated?

Posted by FourFourFiveTwo on Wednesday, March 03, 2020 06:51:10The latest jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics showed that only 9 per cent of jobs are now being automated in the US.But, it’s not just jobs that are being automated, so are some sectors too.While automation is a concern in the technology sector, it…


Wayfair employee arrested for alleged ‘honor killing’

A Wayfair manager is facing charges of “honor” killing an employee.Wayfair said the employee was found dead in her room last month.WayFair said the incident occurred on April 9.Waypoints manager James McNeill allegedly left the room and called police.The employee was pronounced dead at the scene.McNeill has been placed on administrative leave pending the results…


How to stop the robot apocalypse

By Recode staff writerMarch 17, 2020 3:01amWhen we started Recode, we started with two basic ideas.One was that we wanted to make it easier to get work done.We knew that’s what people were doing more than ever.Two years later, we’re still making that a reality.And so it’s no wonder that the number of jobs that…