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How remote workers and their employers can avoid a tax nightmare

This article is part of the Future of Work briefing, a weekly email with stories, interviews, trends and links about how work, workplaces and workforces are changing. Sign up here.If you thought 2020 was a messed-up tax year because of COVID-19, remote working and the wildly different laws from state to state, just wait till you get…

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Learning remote

Remote learning shown to be effective for preparing clinicians as wheelchair-skills trainers

Wheelchair Skills Program (WSP) developer Dr. Lee Kirby practices “in-person” wheelchair skills training with a trainer. Remote [online] learning makes the WSP more accessible to would-be trainers, significantly increasing the number of clinicians available to provide skills training. Credit: Kessler Foundation/Jody Banks Results of a cohort study led by experts from four Spinal Cord Injury…

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Stat of the day: 38% of remote workers work from bed

Forget the home office — 45% of American teleworkers regularly work from a couch, 38% regularly work from bed and 20% often work outside, according to a study by the home improvement marketing firm CraftJack.Why it matters: Home offices are a luxury.While some workers have been able to spend hundreds — or even thousands —…

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Early remote

Early Wii Remote Concepts Have Been Uncovered In The Nintendo Gigaleak

The leaks are back, baby by Liam Doolan 56 mins agoLast year, as you might recall, Nintendo was the victim of a massive “Gigaleak” – revealing the company’s past secrets, source code, unused assets, characters that had never been seen before, and much more. Now, more than a year later, it seems new findings are…

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Remote control for plants

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Plants have microscopically small pores on the surface of their leaves called stomata. These help plants regulate the influx of carbon dioxide for photosynthesis. They also prevent the loss of too much water and withering away during drought. The stomatal pores are surrounded by two guard cells. If the internal pressure…

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“Don’t remote

Don’t pay $59 for a Siri remote – ditch your awful Apple TV remote with this $15 replacement

If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, we may receive an affiliate commission. Apple finally released a new Apple TV model earlier this year, and it has the one feature we’ve all been waiting for: a new Siri remote that doesn’t stink. But wait, there’s even better…

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Many Distant employees Wind up paying for their own cybersecurity

Home News Computing (Image credit: Image Credit: Geralt / Pixabay) While a majority of employees who work from home take their work cybersecurity seriously, quite a few end up paying for it out of their own pockets.VPNOverview surveyed over a thousand full-time remote employees to assess their attitude towards cybersecurity along with the evolving cybersecurity…

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Remote Resort Town Struggles To Find Restaurant Workers For Summer Season

Chef Lindsay Kucera prepares for dinner service at Jack Sprat, a small restaurant in the Alaska ski resort town of Girdwood. About one-third of the staff left during the pandemic. Emily Schwing hide caption toggle caption Emily Schwing Chef Lindsay Kucera prepares for dinner service at Jack Sprat, a small restaurant in the Alaska ski…

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Apple remote

New Siri Remote for Apple TV 4K Is Causing Problems for Some Users

Email It’s a big improvement over its predecessor, but there are still challenges. Apple’s new Siri Remote for the 2021 Apple TV 4K is hailed as being a positive step forward (possibly even leap forward) compared to the previous Siri Remote, one of the most questionable designs in Apple history. But not everything is smooth…

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The new iPad Pro, iMac, Apple TV 4K, and Siri Remote are now available

Now Shipping (Well, Kind Of) — These aren’t pre-orders anymore, but ship dates have already slipped a bit. Samuel Axon – May 21, 2021 7:19 pm UTC Enlarge / A man uses a 24-inch orange iMac.AppleSeveral new Apple products announced earlier this month are now available for sale and shipping at the Apple Store and…