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Spain’s taxi drivers stage another anti-Uber strike

Taxi drivers in Spain are striking today in cities including Madrid, Barcelona and Valencia to protest at what they see as the exploitative practices of ride-hailing transportation apps Uber and Cabif

Deliveroo won’t force new pay-per-delivery contract on protesting riders in London — yet

On-demand food delivery startup Deliveroo has stepped back from trying to force a new payment contract on its existing riders in London, after a group organized protests against a planned trial of a n

London Deliveroo drivers crowdfund protests over new pricing model

On-demand restaurant food delivery startup Deliveroo is facing more protests in London this week over a new pay structure it's trialling in the U.K. capital that seeks to switch drivers to a fixed fee

GSMA Says It Has ‘Contingency Plans’ In Place For MWC Strike. I’m Getting A Bike

This is definitely one way for unions to get some attention for their cause: as of this time of writing, public transport employees in Barcelona will be striking during the Mobile World Congress trade

Did you notice the big HP strike the other day?

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/strikehp.jpg" />Trouble at <a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/hp/">HP</a>. The Public and Commercial Services Union in the UK called

The WGA strike, she is over

Strike‘s over. Now let us never speak of it again. STRIKE OVER: Hollywood Back To Work! [Deadline Hollywood via Drudge Report]

Tentative deal reached in writers strike: Guild leaders say it protects writers' future

[photopress:strikeovertent.jpg,full,center] A tentative deal has been reached in the ongoing writers strike. The only reason why we paid attention to it here was because a primary reason for the strik

Writers strike over says ex-Disney CEO

[photopress:strikeovermaybe.jpg,full,center] The writers strike could be over. Ex-Disney CEO Michael Eisner has been quoted by CNBC and others as saying, “It’s over. They made the deal, th

NBC to broadcast Internet-based ‘Quarterlife’ on TV

In the face of the ongoing writers’ strike, NBC has struck a deal with online show Quarterlife and will likely start airing episodes in February. The show’s creator, Marshall Herskovitz, w

Writers Guild strike might help online entertainment?

If you hadn’t heard by now, there’s a strike brewing in Hollywood. The Writers Guild of America wants higher home video residual payments and the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television

iTunes & Co. to blame for impending Hollwood writers' strike

You kids, you’re causing starving writers to strike, crippling Hollywood and destroying our American consciousness. The Writers Guild of America, all level 70 rogues, walked out of a last minute