Advertisements


We are Sorry, This Page doesn't Exist


Google employee activism on diversity, Pentagon contract is shaking up Internet giant

A group of Googlers plan to present a shareholder proposal on diversity at the Alphabet annual meeting this week, escalating increasingly public disagreements between Google and some of its employees.       &#.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 5th, 2018

Waffle House shooting hero James Shaw Jr. has raised more than $110,000 for victims of the attack — and the internet is returning the favor

Jason Davis / Getty Images Alleged gunman Travis Reinking opened fire at a Waffle House just outside Nashville, Tennessee, early Sunday morning. Four people were killed in the attack and several others were injured. James .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 24th, 2018

What’s Next From Google X? The Business of Drones and Balloons

The lab at Alphabet, Google’s parent company, has graduated two projects — one to build delivery drones and another making internet-beaming balloons — into independent businesses......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJul 11th, 2018

"Oh my God, this is a sexual harassment claim waiting to happen": Early Google insiders describe Sergey Brin as a company "playboy" who "got around" with female employees

Stephen Lam/Reuters A new book about Google's early company culture, called "Valley of Genius: The Uncensored History of Silicon Valley," alleges that Google cofounder Sergey Brin used to be a "playboy" among female employee.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 11th, 2018

Yandex is already Russia"s Google — now it"s planning to become Russia"s Amazon

Reuters Yandex is a $12 billion Russian internet giant that operates the country's biggest search engine.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 7th, 2018

Google Sets Rules to Curtail Employee Debates

Google is trying to quell the debates roiling its workforce by setting new internal rules designed to limit offensive language and ad hominem attacks......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 27th, 2018

"Google tax" headed for November ballot in Silicon Valley city

The hometown of Alphabet Inc. will vote on a new tax in November that would charge large companies a fee per employee, similar to a tax that Seattle recently repealed after a .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 27th, 2018

Public advocate uses hearing on cable giants to advance bid for attorney general

The leading candidate for the state's top prosecutorial post made her case to union members at a hearing this week with an attack on two cable and Internet giants. Public Advocate Letitia James tore... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 27th, 2018

Silicon Valley"s Mountain View Approves "Google Tax" for November Ballot

The Mountain View City Council approved a measure for voter consideration of an employee "head tax," a week after neighboring Cupertino, CA decided to delay consideration of a similar referendum for at l.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytJun 27th, 2018

Here"s where Google"s first 21 employees are now (GOOG, GOOGL)

FilmMagic for YouTube Only six of Google's earliest employees still work at the internet giant — a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 25th, 2018

Amazon employees demand company cut ties with ICE

Their call follows employee-driven campaigns at Microsoft and Google, where workers have denounced projects that provide technology to ICE and to military operations......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 22nd, 2018

Amazon employees demand company cut ties with ICE

Their call follows employee-driven campaigns at Microsoft and Google, where workers have denounced projects that provide technology to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement and to military operations......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 22nd, 2018

How employee goals at Google changed after Sundar Pichai took over as CEO after Larry Page

Stephen Brashear/Getty Google is a slightly different c.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 21st, 2018

Europe could force Google to pay for news

Europe is one step closer to passing new copyright legislation that has been criticized by major tech companies and internet pioneers......»»

Category: topSource: moneyJun 20th, 2018

Google to Invest $550M in China E-commerce Giant JD.com - Voice of America

Voice of AmericaGoogle to Invest $550M in China E-commerce Giant JD.comVoice of AmericaGoogle will invest $550 million in Chinese e-commerce powerhouse JD.com, part of the U.S. internet.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJun 18th, 2018

Boston Globe says break up Google, cites Internet dominance

Google accounts for 90% of all internet searches, the Boston Globe said......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 18th, 2018

Amazon and Microsoft join Facebook and Google in California fight over Internet privacy

In.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 18th, 2018

Google to invest half a billion in China"s JD.com

Google will invest $550 million in Chinese e-commerce powerhouse JD.com, part of the U.S. internet giant's efforts to expand its presence in fast-growing Asian markets and battle rivals including Amazon.com......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJun 18th, 2018

Google, Blocked in China, Takes Another Route Into the Country

What does Google get from its investment in JD.com? Not very much, if it ever wants a real place in China's internet business......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJun 18th, 2018

Oil slides; Google bets on China; Internet tax decision

1. Oil slides continues: US crude futures continued to drop on Monday, falling 1.6% to trade at $64 per barrel......»»

Category: topSource: moneyJun 18th, 2018