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    Nice/Nortek Control announced exclusive integration of its 2GIG EDGE security panel with its ELAN Control Platform. The ELAN Control Systems and 2GIG EDGE integration offer tactical and seamless interoperability between security and control.The integ...
    With one of the worst unemployment rates in Europe, gig work has become one of few viable options to make a living in Italy during the pandemic.Image: So.De - Social DeliveryIn a country that had one of the highest unemployment rates in Europe even b...
    itemProp="image" The proposals — published Thursday by the European Commission, the executive arm of the EU — are a major step toward requiring gig economy companies to classify drivers and couriers as employees.This would entitle them to a mini...
    In the Italian city of Bologna, bicycle couriers delivery bread, freshly baked at local bakeries, to nearby businesses every morning. The same network of couriers deliver books from the city’s libraries and food from grocery stores to resident...
    Around the globe, gig workers are waging some of the most visible and vocal campaigns for worker rights. Across multiple platforms and countries, gig workers have been fighting for formal recognition of employment (which would allow access to benefit...
    itemProp="image" The proposals — published Thursday by the European Commission, the executive arm of the EU — are a major step toward requiring gig economy companies to classify drivers and couriers as employees.This would entitle them to a mini...
    Image: iStockphoto/ibskyVideo: The gig economy is great for women, but it has its drawbacks Watch NowFreelance work via the gig economy has skyrocketed in recent years, offering new nontraditional work opportunities across industries in the US. The m...
    Image: iStockphoto/UberImagesThese are the top tech freelance jobs Watch NowAs the gig economy continues to boom, so does the number of companies worldwide that rely on freelancers to build their business, according to a Tuesday report from Freelance...
    [Screenshot: Calflexi]Watch the Fast Company Innovation Festival Live now.Remember how the impact of the pandemic and the call to recognize the vital role of frontline or essential workers were supposed to catalyze a transformation—not only in...
    Image: iStockphoto/Josie_DesmaraisVideo: The gig economy is great for women, but it has its drawbacks Watch Now Workers have turned to the gig economy as a way to work with more flexible hours or supplement their income from another job. But it's not...
    Image: iStockphoto/Stas_VThese are the highest paying freelance tech jobs Watch Now More about InnovationBest robots at CES 2021Our 10 favorite CES 2021 Best of Innovation award winnersAugmented reality for business: Cheat sheetThe Internet of Wild T...
    itemProp="image" In Airbnb's earnings report on Thursday, the home-sharing company said sales and marketing costs in the second quarter jumped 175% to $315.3 million.DoorDash said its sales and marketing costs in the quarter climbed 154% to...
    A coalition of gig economy companies that includes Uber, Lyft, DoorDash and Instacart said on Wednesday that it had filed a ballot proposal in Massachusetts that could create a new class of workers in the commonwealth. If the coalition is successful,...