Daily Archive: Thursday, June 8, 2017

Software firm Mopro lays off 40 in Irvine, 170 globally – Orange County Register

Website designer Mopro has laid off 170 employees worldwide, including 40 at its Irvine headquarters. “As Mopro continues to grow and its technology and automation advance, we had to implement changes across the company to enhance our continued growth while responsibly managing costs,” the company said in a statement to the Register. Affected employees are being offered

A scientific case for plus-size models

A new study found that women are more likely to pay attention to images featuring plus-size models than ones of their slimmer colleagues. Researchers at Florida State University surveyed 49 college-aged women who all wanted to be thinner. The women were shown photos of thin and plus-size models and were then asked about how satisfied