Tag: work

Detroit says ‘shoddy’ work led to arrest tied to technology

DETROIT (AP) — A Black man who was wrongly arrested after the use of facial recognition technology by Detroit police will have his DNA, fingerprints and mugshot removed from law enforcement files, officials said Friday.

Robert Williams was the victim of “shoddy investigative work,” police Chief James Craig said.

Williams, 42, was arrested in January in front of his family at their home in Farmington Hills, a Detroit suburb. He was accused of stealing five expensive watches in 2018 at a Shinola store in Detroit.

Williams’ driver’s license photo was wrongly flagged as a likely match to surveillance video at

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100 Ways To Work Better From Home

As of March 19, 58% of American knowledge workers were working from home, according to Forbes — and that percentage has likely increased since then. Although many have now spent weeks and months working remotely, you might still be struggling to adjust to the new normal. And with many working from home for the foreseeable future, it’s not too late to take steps to optimize that experience.

From setting up an ideal home office to making the most of available technology and learning to balance parental and office duties — all while staying sane — here are 100 ways to … Read more

Awkward greetings and long queues as Hong Kong’s financiers return to work

By Sumeet Chatterjee and Scott Murdoch

HONG KONG (Reuters) – The greetings are awkward and the skyscraper lifts half-empty. But Hong Kong’s cafes are filling and taxis are harder to find as the first wave of financial professionals return to their offices after an easing of coronavirus lockdown rules.

The re-emergence of facemask-wearing bankers, investors, lawyers and their clients in Central, Hong Kong’s main business district, is being closely watched by other major financial centres looking forward to resuming business.

Few, however, have described it as anything like a return to a pre-virus normal.

“Everything takes time these days, and

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