crime
Lincolnshire Police Wants a Badass American or Canadian New Boss

Lincolnshire Police has set a new world record in the extremely niche event of boss recruitment, becoming the first UK police force to advertise a top-level job spot internationally. Read More >>

money
Post Office to Chop Nearly 600 Jobs from Backend Staff

Around 600 workers for the Post Office are about to lose their jobs says the Communication Workers Union, in a move it warns could see the UK's magical letters and things-off-the-internet delivering service go the way of the steel industry. Read More >>

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Apple Adding Desk Space for 1,000 New Employees in Ireland

The not entirely glamorous Hollyhill Industrial Estate in Cork -- where Apple's EU divisions send all their unmarked bank notes -- is set to expand, with the tech giant announcing a plan to create new building space with room for an additional 1,000 staff. Read More >>

amazon
Amazon Denies Being a Modern Dehumanising White-collar Workhouse

An alleged insight into Amazon's working practises published by the New York Times made some bizarre claims about how the company treats its staff, suggesting it has an almost Scientology-like approach to mentally breaking its new hires to ensure they conform. Read More >>

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These DIY Office Supply Weapons Definitely Won’t Get You Fired, Nope

You graduated from middle school and found your way to a desk job, but that doesn't mean you have to leave rubber-band-powered projectile launchers behind. YouTube's mist8k is here to show us how to build three weapons of mass distraction, using stuff you've already got at your desk. Now (goofing off at) work can be fun! Read More >>

audio
Harman Kardon SoHo Headphones: Same Great Sound, New Portable Package

Last year's Harman Kardon CL headphones were absolute knockouts: A beautiful minimal design plus nearly perfectly clear sound, all for the totally reasonable list price of £170. With the new SoHo headphones, HK hopes to revise that success in a more portable package, while retaining the sound that made them a smash value to begin with. Read More >>

gaming
Xbox 720 Within 18 Months, Confirmed By a Microsoft Job Advert

Looks like Microsoft's let slip that the Xbox 720 will be with us within a year and a half. A job opening within Microsoft's marketing team actually states that Microsoft will be rolling out a new version of the Xbox within 18 months. Time to get saving your pennies. Read More >>

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Death to the Dock Connector Is Imminent, Suggests Apple Job Opening

Apple has posted on their jobs pages a job opening at Cupertino for a Connector Design Engineer, which only strengthens the growing speculation that the 30-prong dock connector we've all grown accustomed to is on its way out the door. Read More >>