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Waymo hails eBay exec to head self-driving policy team

Tekedra Mawakana joins Goo.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 20th, 2017

Google"s Waymo poaches eBay exec to help guide self-driving car policy

Waymo, Alphabet Inc.'s self-driving car company, is hiring away an eBay Inc. executive to head up the company’s public policy team, as it prepares to put even more self-driving cars on the road. In a LinkedIn post on Monday, Tekedra Mawakana said.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 21st, 2017

Google’s Waymo Poaches Ebay Exec to Negotiate Self-Driving Car Legislation

Tekedra Mawakana will be vice president of public policy and government affairs. Waymo, the Google self-driving project that spun o.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 21st, 2017

Soccer exec steps down from team to step up in business

Huw Williams is leaving his job as general manager of FC Kansas City to spend more time in the field of business. Williams, a huge name in local soccer circles, said he resigned as head of the National Womens Soccer League team to focus more on business .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 9th, 2016

Uber America Boss: ‘I’ve Started Driving Myself’

Top Uber exec Rachel Holt moonlights as an Uber driver. Rachel Holt, the head of North America operations at Uber, moonlights as an Uber driver, she revealed to an audience at Fortune’s Most Powerful Women Next Gen Summit on Wednesday. “I&.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 1st, 2016

Intel forms automated driving group, hires ARM exec to head Internet of Things

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fly's real-time, streaming news feed keeps individual investors, professional money managers, active trader.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallNov 29th, 2016

Three tips for preventing March from driving you mad

It’s one of the most anticipated times of the year. Even casual sports fans get excited by the prospect of wall-to-wall college basketball coverage, placing friendly — and sometimes not-so-friendly — wagers on which team will successfully domin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 23rd, 2017

Reddit co-founder: Immigration is personal to me

Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian tells CNNTech's Laurie Segall why immigration policy is so personal to him, why Reddit has an "anti-evil" team, and whether he'd ever run for public office......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnMar 22nd, 2017

Market Extra: Suddenly, stock-market investors fear Trump will drop the fiscal-policy baton

Remember how 2017 was going to be the year that fiscal policy took over from monetary policy in driving economic growth and, presumably, corporate profits?.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 22nd, 2017

A top Wall Street exec explains what New York"s doormen reveal about doing business in America

Societe GeneraleWhen Slawomir Krupa moved to New York in 2015, he had a lot to learn. The head of Societe Generale Americas had previously run a group of businesses in Central a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 22nd, 2017

How to make an open-door policy work

Q. I need help navigating a management practice that is driving me nuts. It is the ubiquitous "open door" policy. Everywhere I've worked, managers are expected to welcome people dropping by to chat, complain, get feedback and so on. Sounds like a w.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 22nd, 2017

Small Cap ETFs: Leaders or Laggards

Economic expansion prompted by Trump's win and Fed's monetary policy are the two major driving forces of the small cap stocks performance. After outperforming the broader market in November and December on Trump’s victory, small c.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksMar 21st, 2017

A former Google and Apple exec says there are 4 ways to lead a team — and 3 are ineffective

Kim ScottKim Scott is no psychoanalyst — she's a CEO coach — but when she talks about the genesis of inef.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 21st, 2017

A former Google and Apple exec explains how 6 seconds of awkward silence can make you a better boss

Kim ScottA lot of leadership experts dole out the same piece of advice: If you want to be a better boss, ask your team for feedback. In theory, this tip makes sense. You can't begin working on your problem areas until you.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 19th, 2017

Monetary Policy Divergence Trade Is Alive & Well; USD To Rise

Marshall Gittler, Head of Investment research,  FXPRIMUS.com.....»»

Category: economySource: nasdaqMar 16th, 2017

Uber tries to head off courtroom showdown with Waymo

Judge told that arbitration will be sought with Alphabet driverless car unit.....»»

Category: topSource: ftMar 16th, 2017

The Uber exec accused of downloading crucial tech files before quitting Google has a simple explanation (GOOG, GOOGL)

Associated PressGoogle's self-driving car company has accused one of its former star engineers of stealing crucial technology.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 16th, 2017

Team Trump: Yellen and Mnuchin Head to G20

Despite taking some verbal hits from.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 16th, 2017

Trump to nominate Chris Giancarlo to head CFTC

Decision signals shift in direction but not a hard break in US policy on derivatives.....»»

Category: marketSource: ftMar 15th, 2017

Chamber hails Niti Aayog initiative on North-East

Panel to seek views on new industrial policy.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineMar 14th, 2017

Google asks court to halt Uber’s self-driving car tech as alleged trade secret theft case proceeds

Google's autonomous car company, Waymo, has asked a federal court to stop Uber from developing autonomous vehicle, which it says are allegedly based on stolen trade secrets. At the end of February, Waymo sued Uber Technologies for allegedly steal.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 13th, 2017