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Death, injury, inhuman conditions: at ‘Korean Amazon’ Coupang, warehouse workers at mercy of AI are ‘disposable objects’

Overseen by unforgiving algorithms and hired and fired by faceless apps, employees at e-commerce giant Coupang, South Korea’s answer to Amazon, are literally being worked to death.

Overseen by unforgiving algorithms and hired and fired by faceless apps, employees at e-commerce giant Coupang, South Korea’s answer to Amazon, are literally being worked to death.

Death, injury, inhuman conditions: at ‘Korean Amazon’ Coupang, warehouse workers at mercy of AI are ‘disposable objects’
19 Jun 2021 - 11:06AM
Giant killers: the shareholder ‘ants’ taking on South Korea’s scandal-hit Chaebol

The family-run conglomerates that power South Korea’s economy have long been above listening to individual shareholders – or ants. But as the scandals mount, and take down presidents, those ants are fighting back.

The family-run conglomerates that power South Korea’s economy have long been above listening to individual shareholders – or ants. But as the scandals mount, and take down presidents, those ants are fighting back.

Giant killers: the shareholder ‘ants’ taking on South Korea’s scandal-hit Chaebol
22 Oct 2018 - 2:19PM