Apple will increase its hourly wages in the United States

Apple announced this Wednesday to its American employees, particularly in its retail (Apple Store) and AppleCare teams, an upcoming increase in their hourly wages. This increase is part of a context of general inflation, but also of companies’ desire to keep their employees tempted to leave. Starting in July, that income will increase to $22 … Read more

Debate on weapons in the United States, suspicions of trafficking at the Louvre and Roland-Garros: the information to remember this afternoon

The info not to miss After the drama, the anger. As relatives of the 21 dead in the Uvalde school shooting, perpetrated on Tuesday by an 18-year-old young man, mourn the victims, the United States is once again engaged in a bitter debate on the limitation of firearms . “When, for God’s sake, are we … Read more

“We have a kind of dance of death with weapons” in the country, laments the American writer Douglas Kennedy

“Today in the United States, we have a kind of dance of death with weapons”, notes the American writer Douglas Kennedy, author of the book Men are afraid of the lightpublished on May 5 by Belfond, which depicts American society divided by the Trump years. >> INFOGRAPHICS. Mass shootings in the United States are becoming … Read more

the Fed wants to curb inflation, anticipates several new hikes of half a point (minutes)

US central bank (Fed) officials have said they are determined to bring inflation down sharply, and most of them estimated at their last meeting in early May that several further rate hikes of half a -dot will be “probably needed”. Half-percentage-point hikes, faster than the usual quarter-point raises, will no doubt be appropriate in future … Read more

Fed determined to curb inflation, several rate hikes

Washington (awp/afp) – US central bank officials have said they are determined to bring inflation down sharply, and most of them estimated at their last meeting in early May that several further rate hikes half a point will be “probably necessary”. Half-point increases, faster than the usual quarter-points, will be “undoubtedly appropriate in future meetings”, … Read more

Maps: augmented reality routes arrive in Japan after the USA and Europe

Tokyo has joined the tiny list of major cities for which Maps can use augmented reality when routing. Arrived with iOS 15, this function called “Pedestrian routes in augmented reality” displays arrows on the images of the streets that your iPhone films live to show you in real time the directions to take. In some … Read more

Fed determined to curb inflation, several more half-point hikes ‘probably appropriate’

Managers want “quickly return monetary policy to a neutral path”. US central bank officials have said they are determined to bring inflation down sharply, and most of them estimated at their last meeting in early May that several more half-point rate hikes will be “probably necessary”. Read alsoWall Street opens lower while waiting for the … Read more

United States: Oklahoma bans abortion

In the United States, Oklahoma has just become the state with the most restrictive regulations in terms of voluntary termination of pregnancy. Its governor has indeed promulgated a law on Wednesday prohibiting any abortion from fertilization. “I promised the people of Oklahoma that as governor I would sign any pro-life legislation that came my way, … Read more