A former Apple employee inspires the state of Washington to take action to curb NDAs

The Apple Inc logo will be displayed outside the company’s 2016 Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco, California, USA on June 13, 2016. REUTERS / Stephen Lam Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 24 (Reuters) – A former Apple Inc (AAPL.O) employee who had filed a whistleblower … Read more

Apple is suing the NSO Group, saying U.S. citizens were targets

Nov 23 (Reuters) – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) said on Tuesday that it has filed a lawsuit against Israeli cyber company NSO Group and its parent company OSY Technologies for allegedly monitoring and targeting US Apple users with their Pegasus spyware. The iPhone maker said it is also seeking to ban the NSO Group from using … Read more

Apple tells workers that they have the right to discuss wages and working conditions

An Apple logo is pictured in an Apple store in Paris, France on September 17, 2021. REUTERS / Gonzalo Fuentes / File image Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 20 (Reuters) – Apple delivered a message to employees on Friday that was striking given its reputation for … Read more

Facebook says hackers in Pakistan targeted Afghan users in the midst of the government’s collapse

November 16 (Reuters) – Hackers from Pakistan used Facebook to target people in Afghanistan with links to the former government during the Taliban’s takeover of the country, the company’s threat investigators said in an interview with Reuters. Facebook (FB.O) said the group, known in the security industry as SideCopy, shared links to sites that hosted … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Boeing US worker vaccine exemption requests top 11,000 sources

SEATTLE, November 8 (Reuters) – The number of Boeing Co (BA.N) employees seeking a vaccine exemption for religious or medical reasons has reached more than 11,000 – or nearly 9% of its U.S. workforce – a level many times higher than executives initially estimated, people familiar with the matter told Reuters. The widespread reluctance has … Read more

U.S. judge upholds United Airlines’ COVID-19 vaccine mandate for employees

November 8 (Reuters) – A US federal judge ruled Monday that United Airlines Holdings Inc (UAL.O) can impose on its employees a COVID-19 vaccine mandate that only gives unpaid leave to workers who are exempt from medical or religious causes. U.S. District Judge Mark Pittman of Fort Worth, Texas, dismissed employees’ arguments that the airline … Read more