Contracted YouTube workers based in Austin, Texas have voted to ratify a bargaining unit, in a vote that passed 41-0. The employees, who work for subcontractor Cognizant, will retain Google as their joint employer through the Alphabet Workers Union. Google has said it has no objection to the union vote but reiterated its stance that Cognizant is the sole employer.
A former San Francisco fire commissioner, who was beaten with a metal rod, has been accused of bear-spraying homeless people in his area, prompting authorities to review the case against his accused attacker. The district attorney’s office plans to continue with the trial of Garret Doty, who allegedly assaulted Carmignani, despite earlier announcing it would drop the charges due to “new evidence.”
Source: Numeral Systems of the World
known or endangered languages.Summary
Languages and their numeral systems are a treasure of humanity, but due to globalization, many indigenous and minority languages face extinction, leading to the disappearance of their unique numeral systems. The website aims to document the various numeral systems used by the 7,168 human languages, especially endangered ones.