Sources: AT&T has walked away from a deal to sell smartphones made by Huawei, a partnership that was expected to be announced on Tuesday at CES (Wall Street Journal)

January 8, 2018

Wall Street Journal: Sources: AT&T has walked away from a deal to sell smartphones made by Huawei, a partnership that was expected to be announced on Tuesday at CES  —  Reversal is set back for Chinese electronics giant’s hopes to crack U.S. market  —  AT&T Inc. T .24% has walked away from a deal … Source: http://www.techmeme.com

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After Iceland and Germany, Now France Declares War on the Gender Wage Gap

France says it wants to make good on at least one-third of its motto of “liberte, egalite, and fraternite,” by ensuring pay equality. From a report: The French government announced it is devising a “tough, concrete” plan to make the gender pay gap as much a thing of the past as Madame DeFarge’s knitting habit. Per the Associated Press, France’s plan for pay equity is still a work in progress….

January 8, 2018
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The five anchors of ocean shipping revenue management

The ocean freight industry is at a tipping point. Consolidation and major industry pain points such as overcapacity and reactive pricing are forcing the industry to move away from legacy ways of thinking and begin forging new modes of operation that generate profitable growth. Never before has this industry so desperately… Source: http://www.joc.com

January 8, 2018
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James Damore Sues Google For Allegedly Discriminating Against Conservative White Men

An anonymous reader shares a report: The author of the controversial memo that upended Google in August is suing the company, alleging that white, male conservatives are systematically discriminated against by Google. James Damore was fired as an engineer after a manifesto questioning the benefits of diversity programs was widely passed around the company. In a new lawsuit, he and another fired engineer claim that “employees who expressed views deviating…

January 8, 2018
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