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More Than Half Of All Uber Drivers Are Vulnerable To Economic Disaster If They Have An Accident

A new study finds that more than half of Uber drivers do not have adequate rideshare insurance, leaving them vulnerable to an economic catastrophe should they have an accident. The study was conducted by Gigworker.com on behalf of Slice which is an on-demand insurance company that focuses on covering workers in the gig economy. The…

Amazon Mechanical Turk Workers Are Vastly Underpaid, Study Finds

Are you interested in padding your bank account with a side hustle? You may have heard you can earn extra cash through Amazon’s Mechanical Turk program. Amazon’s Mechanical Turk (MTurk) program operates on the belief that in a world of artificial intelligence, there is still a need for human beings because there are tasks that machine learning cannot complete. But…