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So About That Whole Tech-Eating-Jobs Thing - TechCrunch

July 4, 2015 - 8:02am

TechCrunch

So About That Whole Tech-Eating-Jobs Thing
TechCrunch
The argument seems compelling, the logic inescapable. As hardware doubles its density every 18-24 months, courtesy of Moore's Law, and as software eats the world, technology will replace a broad swathe of jobs outright–from burger-flippers to ...

Jobs program helps wives of deployed soldiers - Atlanta Journal Constitution

July 4, 2015 - 5:03am

Atlanta Journal Constitution

Jobs program helps wives of deployed soldiers
Atlanta Journal Constitution
Want more news? Sign up for free newsletters to get more of the AJC delivered to your inbox. ATLANTA — Members of the U.S. armed forces face some particular hurdles when it comes to finances. Deployment, moving to a new base and the difficulty their ...
New jobs program helps wives of deployed soldiersWSB Atlanta

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Find grads jobs or lose aid, trade schools told - Omaha World-Herald

July 4, 2015 - 1:09am

Find grads jobs or lose aid, trade schools told
Omaha World-Herald
WASHINGTON (AP) — Exotic dancers hired as admissions counselors. Recruiters told to seek out “impatient” individuals who have “few people in their lives who care about them.” Military personnel still recovering from brain damage told to sign on the ...

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Experts give their take on jobs, Fed and financial markets - Akron Beacon Journal

July 3, 2015 - 5:57pm

Experts give their take on jobs, Fed and financial markets
Akron Beacon Journal
NEW YORK: If investors hoped Thursday's U.S. jobs report would give them clarity, they probably were disappointed. The report, one of the most-watched pieces of news in financial markets, painted a mixed picture for U.S. employment. And it left a key ...

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More American teens are getting jobs. That's good for everyone - WGNO

July 3, 2015 - 5:10pm

WGNO

More American teens are getting jobs. That's good for everyone
WGNO
She just started working at the Hershey Lodge in Pennsylvania, roasting s'mores and organizing activities for kids. Miller, 16, earns the minimum wage, but she doesn't mind — her job is a foot in the right direction. Most of her friends found jobs ...

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What Steve Wozniak Actually Thinks Of The Steve Jobs Trailer - Cinema Blend

July 3, 2015 - 12:19pm

Cinema Blend

What Steve Wozniak Actually Thinks Of The Steve Jobs Trailer
Cinema Blend
Biographical films are always walking something of a tightrope (even when they don't actually involve tightropes). On the one hand they have to tell the true story about what happened to their subject, or they're not very good biographies. On the other ...
Apple cofounder Steve Wozniak says Steve Jobs movie trailer is 'exaggerated'Business Insider
What does Steve Wozniak think of the new 'Steve Jobs' trailer?CNET
Steve Wozniak Reacts to 'Steve Jobs' Trailer: “I Felt a Lot of the Real Jobs”/FILM
Los Angeles Times -Variety -IGN
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John Sculley On Drawing The Mac Phone For Steve Jobs - TechCrunch

July 3, 2015 - 11:02am

John Sculley On Drawing The Mac Phone For Steve Jobs
TechCrunch
We had a chance to sit down with the founders of Zeta Interactive — John Sculley and David Steinberg — last week to talk a bit about their online marketing service. But Sculley isn't just known for that company, or the ones that came just before it ...

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North Chicago teens: Jobs bring in money, experience, independence - Chicago Tribune

July 3, 2015 - 9:39am

Chicago Tribune

North Chicago teens: Jobs bring in money, experience, independence
Chicago Tribune
Elishua Johnson, 16, (left) and Pedro Sonido, 15, both of North Chicago, wash emergency vehicles as part of the Lake County Youth Employment Program on Thursday, June 25, at the North Chicago Municipal Building. Elishua Johnson, 16, (left) and Pedro ...

New trailers: Steve Jobs, Creed, Wet Hot American Summer, and more - The Verge

July 3, 2015 - 8:30am

New trailers: Steve Jobs, Creed, Wet Hot American Summer, and more
The Verge
This week's trailers are wonderfully different, ranging from comedy documentaries, to tense dramas, to coming-of-age stories, to actual comedies. You may not love all of them, but there's definitely some great stuff in the mix. You can see 11 of this ...

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Steve Wozniak Reacts to 'Steve Jobs' Trailer: “I Felt a Lot of the Real Jobs” - /FILM

July 3, 2015 - 8:00am

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Steve Wozniak Reacts to 'Steve Jobs' Trailer: “I Felt a Lot of the Real Jobs”
/FILM
The world can, and has, discussed the accuracy of the Steve Jobs trailer at length. But most of us only knew Jobs from his public appearances. Apple Inc. co-founder Steve Wozniak can compare Danny Boyle's upcoming biopic to the Jobs he knew in real life.
What Steve Wozniak Actually Thinks Of The Steve Jobs TrailerCinema Blend
Apple cofounder Steve Wozniak says Steve Jobs movie trailer is 'exaggerated'Business Insider
Wozniak Responds to New Steve Jobs TrailerIGN
CNET -Variety -Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
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More American teens are getting jobs. That's good for everyone - CNNMoney

July 3, 2015 - 6:20am

CNNMoney

More American teens are getting jobs. That's good for everyone
CNNMoney
She just started working at the Hershey Lodge in Pennsylvania, roasting s'mores and organizing activities for kids. Miller, 16, earns the minimum wage, but she doesn't mind -- her job is a foot in the right direction. Most of her friends found jobs ...

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Obamacare Is Creating More Jobs Now. Will There Be More Health Costs Later? - Forbes

July 2, 2015 - 8:00pm

Forbes

Obamacare Is Creating More Jobs Now. Will There Be More Health Costs Later?
Forbes
The health care industry remains exceptionally healthy: Hospitals, doctors, and other health care employers added 40,100 jobs in June, the latest big month for one of America's most crucial economic sectors. Forty-thousand-plus new jobs in one month is ...

US employers add 223000 jobs, unemployment nears 7-year low - The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

July 2, 2015 - 7:57pm

The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

US employers add 223000 jobs, unemployment nears 7-year low
The San Gabriel Valley Tribune
In this photo taken, Wednesday, June 10, 2015, Luis Duran fills out a job application during a job fair in Sunrise, Fla. Payroll processor ADP reports how many jobs private employers added in June on Wednesday, June 30, 2015. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz).
June jobs report disappoints, but US workers shouldn't worry (+video)Christian Science Monitor
Congressman Chaka Fattah releases statement on June 2015 jobs dataMain Line

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Mixed US jobs report dampens September rate hike bets - Reuters

July 2, 2015 - 4:55pm

Reuters

Mixed US jobs report dampens September rate hike bets
Reuters
WASHINGTON U.S. job growth slowed in June and Americans left the labor force in droves, tempering expectations for a September interest rate hike from the Federal Reserve. The Labor Department said on Thursday nonfarm payrolls rose 223,000 last ...
Employers added 223000 jobs in JuneUSA TODAY
US Economy Adds 223000 Jobs; Unemployment at 5.3%New York Times
Economy adds 223000 jobs in June; unemployment rate drops to 5.3 percentWashington Post (blog)
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Apple cofounder Steve Wozniak says Steve Jobs movie trailer is 'exaggerated' - Business Insider

July 2, 2015 - 3:18pm

Business Insider

Apple cofounder Steve Wozniak says Steve Jobs movie trailer is 'exaggerated'
Business Insider
Following the release of the trailer for Danny Boyle's biopic “Steve Jobs,” Bloomberg Business reached out to Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak to get his thoughts. And though he said he liked the trailer, he notes inaccuracies. Particularly the dialogue ...
What does Steve Wozniak think of the new 'Steve Jobs' trailer?CNET
Steve Wozniak on 'Steve Jobs' Trailer: 'I Felt a Lot of the Real Jobs'Variety
Steve Wozniak Reacts to 'Steve Jobs' Trailer: “I Felt a Lot of the Real Jobs”/FILM
The Guardian -Cult of Mac -TV Guide
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Stocks end slightly down on mixed jobs data, Greece - USA TODAY

July 2, 2015 - 3:06pm

Stocks end slightly down on mixed jobs data, Greece
USA TODAY
Stocks ended slightly lower Thursday as investors reacted to a mixed jobs report and await the results of Sunday's bailout referendum in Greece. The Dow Jones industrial average ended down 0.2%, a 28-point shave to 17,730.11. Losing 0.1% was the ...

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Jobs Gains Don't Ease Spending Strains - Wall Street Journal

July 2, 2015 - 12:01pm

Wall Street Journal

Jobs Gains Don't Ease Spending Strains
Wall Street Journal
An improving job market is giving Americans the wherewithal to keep buying more. But things aren't so good that spending is about to really rip. The economy added 223,000 jobs in June, the Labor Department reported Thursday—a decent pace of hiring ...

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Analysis: For Fed, a muddled jobs report even as US employment continues to ... - Reuters

July 2, 2015 - 11:01am

Reuters

Analysis: For Fed, a muddled jobs report even as US employment continues to ...
Reuters
WASHINGTON A mixed U.S. jobs report on Thursday may not give Fed chair Janet Yellen the "decisive evidence" of labor market recovery she wants to see before raising interest rates. The June employment report showed a modest jump in jobs but no wage ...
Fed rate hike becomes less certain after June jobsCNBC

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Employers added 223000 jobs in June - USA TODAY

July 2, 2015 - 10:13am

CNBC

Employers added 223000 jobs in June
USA TODAY
Employers added 223,000 jobs in June as the labor market posted a third straight month of solid gains after a winter downturn. The unemployment rate fell from 5.5% to 5.3%, the lowest since April 2008, the Labor Department said Thursday. But the drop ...
Jobs report by the numbers: 'Goldilocks' or not?CNBC
Jobs Report: U.S. Added 223000 Jobs In June As Unemployment Rate Moved ...Forbes
HEADS UP: It's jobs dayBusiness Insider
Washington Post (blog) -Wall Street Journal -MarketWatch
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June jobs report: 223K added, but 432K left workforce, April-May revised down ... - Hot Air

July 2, 2015 - 9:47am

June jobs report: 223K added, but 432K left workforce, April-May revised down ...
Hot Air
If you like topline numbers, you'll like the June jobs report, issued a day early because of the Independence Day headline. The US economy added 223,000 jobs in June, a respectable if unspectacular level of job growth that outpaces population growth ...