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About To California: Make Us

Photo: AP AB5, the California State Supreme Court ruling in a strict test for a worker classifies as an independent contractor Governor Gavin Newsom's signature to become law. But that is unlikely to change for January 1, 2020, as it appears at least one of these companies wants to give up on a legal fight instead.

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Opioid ghouls at Purdue Pharma make a preliminary settlement worth billions

Photo: Getty Purdue Pharma, the Oxycontin manufacturer that fueled most of the opioid crisis, scored a preliminary Agreement with community and tribal lawyers across the country, according to the Washington Post and the New York Times. Purdue's fraudulent and aggressive marketing of oxycontin has led to a rapid increase in opiate abuse since the late 1990s. According to the Centers …

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Save 62% on the Vostro 14 3000 with code

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The maxed out iPhone 11 Pro Max costs $ 1,449

Disclosure Every product here is selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps support our work. Pretty, eh? Prepare your wallet. Image: Raymond Wong / Mashable By Stan Schroeder 2019-09-11 08:03:52 UTC Last year, Apple shocked the world by launching it with some models' cost extending far beyond the $ 1,000 …

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AB5 passes California and endangers Uber

Senator Maria Durazo in support of AB5 Screenshot: Senate of California For much of the year, the California Senate today passed Law AB5, which is expected to pass Decrypt the business model of companies like Uber, Lyft and Doordash. An historic victory is that workers are considered workers who are entitled to the benefits and protection afforded by the status …

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Someone is working on an iOS-powered stereo AR headset

Photo: Tony Avelar (AP) Developed by developer Steve Troughton-Smith, the iOS 13 code seems to refer to a "Starboard" framework for 9-to-5Mac stereo AR, and stereo AR means AR goggles. It is not clear what kind of device Apple might work on. The options range from long-cherished "Apple glasses" to a product like Google Daydream, in which a phone is …

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