The return-to-office policies of the top 10 Fortune 500 companies

Hybrid work is winning at the top 10 Fortune 500 companies. Most have yet to implement an official remote-only or in-person-only strategy, instead easing hesitant workers back into the office…

Armenia’s capital Yerevan hit by deadly explosion | News

DEVELOPING STORYDEVELOPING STORY, Mayor’s office says an unknown number of people were trapped under rubble after an explosion hit the market in Yerevan. At least one person has been killed…

Seoul moves to ban cramped basement flats after flood deaths | Weather News

South Korean capital will stop issuing permits to build basement flats after four people drowned by floodwater trapped in their home. Authorities in Seoul are moving to ban the typically…

Immunity to COVID in Britain is waning as winter looms, testing expert warns, and there’s no plan for a booster program in sight

Rates of high antibody protection are declining in the UK, prompting warnings that the population will have insufficient immunity levels as it heads into the “dangerous” winter months. Published Wednesday,…

The Download: tech’s gender gap, and how Gen Z handles misinformation

This is today’s edition of The Download,our weekday newsletter that provides a daily dose of what’s going on in the world of technology. Why can’t tech fix its gender problem?…

Why can’t tech fix its gender problem?

Not competing in this Olympics, but still contributing to the industry’s success, were the thousands of women who worked in the Valley’s microchip fabrication plants and other manufacturing facilities from…

Touch not my anointed: Holy fever grips Kenya in election season | Elections

Nairobi, Kenya – They may not be on the ballot or possess Kenyan citizenship but the names God and Jesus Christ are all over the politics of the East African…

Nasdaq’s rule on board diversity is a good first step, not a gold standard

Nasdaq’s Board Diversity Rule goes into effect this month. Corporations listed on the US exchange will be required to disclose the ethnic and gender makeup of their boards. Companies will…

Panasonic Lumix GH6 Review: Handheld Stability

Panasonic’s high-end mirrorless cameras have been the go-to for independent and documentary filmmaking for years. In 2017, Panasonic introduced the original GH5, the flagship model that took three years to…

What will be the future of the Thames Estuary settlements? | Climate Crisis News

Malcolm Newell has lived in his sea-view home in Eastchurch, Kent for more than 20 years and dreams of his seven grandchildren taking it on after him. But with the…