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sfist.com
1 month ago
SF food

Day Around the Bay: Huge New Tower Proposed For Sunset Mag Campus In Menlo Park

San Francisco facing budget deficit, potential tallest tower in Silicon Valley, Intuit office downsizing. [ more ]
#data-privacy
CNET
1 month ago
Privacy professionals

Protect Your Privacy by Disabling This App-Tracking Apple iPhone Setting

Apple prioritizes user data privacy through App Tracking Transparency feature. [ more ]
Above the Law
2 months ago
Marketing

World's Wealthiest Law Firm Working On Bid To Buy TikTok

ByteDance may have to sell TikTok due to US regulation, with a bid led by Frank McCourt aiming to reshape the tech industry. [ more ]
TechCrunch
2 months ago
EU data protection

EU watchdog questions secrecy around lawmakers' encryption-breaking CSAM scanning proposal | TechCrunch

The European Commission is facing pressure to disclose its interactions with private technology firms regarding a controversial CSAM-scanning proposal. [ more ]
CNET
1 month ago
Privacy professionals

Protect Your Privacy by Disabling This App-Tracking Apple iPhone Setting

Apple prioritizes user data privacy through App Tracking Transparency feature. [ more ]
Above the Law
2 months ago
Marketing

World's Wealthiest Law Firm Working On Bid To Buy TikTok

ByteDance may have to sell TikTok due to US regulation, with a bid led by Frank McCourt aiming to reshape the tech industry. [ more ]
TechCrunch
2 months ago
EU data protection

EU watchdog questions secrecy around lawmakers' encryption-breaking CSAM scanning proposal | TechCrunch

The European Commission is facing pressure to disclose its interactions with private technology firms regarding a controversial CSAM-scanning proposal. [ more ]
moredata-privacy
#competition
Reuters
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Big Tech develops AI networking standard but without chip leader Nvidia

Major tech firms develop open standard for networking in AI data centers as an alternative to Nvidia dominance. [ more ]
Social Media Today
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

X Secures $6 Billion in Funding for its AI Projects

Venture capital firms are investing in xAI, Musk's AI start-up, to back up his promises and vision. [ more ]
Futurism
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Google Strategist Quits, Slams Company's AI Work as Motivated by Greed and Fear

Google's AI projects were poorly motivated, driven by panic rather than user needs, leading to subpar results and potential risks.
Tech companies like Google, Microsoft, and Apple are in a race to develop AI assistants and ecosystems to prevent being left behind in the industry. [ more ]
Theregister
2 months ago
Tech industry

Samsung takes bite of Apple over its mega marketing misstep

Apple's recent marketing disaster faced criticism and mockery from competitors like Samsung. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Tech industry

Apple Reports Decline in Sales and Profit Amid iPhone Struggles in China

Apple faced challenges with declining sales, especially in China, due to competition from Huawei and other big tech companies performing better financially. [ more ]
Reuters
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Big Tech develops AI networking standard but without chip leader Nvidia

Major tech firms develop open standard for networking in AI data centers as an alternative to Nvidia dominance. [ more ]
Social Media Today
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

X Secures $6 Billion in Funding for its AI Projects

Venture capital firms are investing in xAI, Musk's AI start-up, to back up his promises and vision. [ more ]
Futurism
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Google Strategist Quits, Slams Company's AI Work as Motivated by Greed and Fear

Google's AI projects were poorly motivated, driven by panic rather than user needs, leading to subpar results and potential risks.
Tech companies like Google, Microsoft, and Apple are in a race to develop AI assistants and ecosystems to prevent being left behind in the industry. [ more ]
Theregister
2 months ago
Tech industry

Samsung takes bite of Apple over its mega marketing misstep

Apple's recent marketing disaster faced criticism and mockery from competitors like Samsung. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Tech industry

Apple Reports Decline in Sales and Profit Amid iPhone Struggles in China

Apple faced challenges with declining sales, especially in China, due to competition from Huawei and other big tech companies performing better financially. [ more ]
morecompetition
#debate
Nature
1 month ago
Data science

What is science? Tech heavyweights brawl over definition

Research must be published to be considered science [ more ]
Ekathimerini
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Some AI companies face a new accusation: 'Openwashing' | eKathimerini.com

Accusations of openwashing in AI companies using 'open source' label loosely spark debate and lack of clear definition in the tech world. [ more ]
Nature
1 month ago
Data science

What is science? Tech heavyweights brawl over definition

Research must be published to be considered science [ more ]
Ekathimerini
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Some AI companies face a new accusation: 'Openwashing' | eKathimerini.com

Accusations of openwashing in AI companies using 'open source' label loosely spark debate and lack of clear definition in the tech world. [ more ]
moredebate
WIRED
1 month ago
Tech industry

The Daylight Tablet Returns Computing to Its Hippie Ideals

Anjan Katta created a purpose-driven tablet, Daylight DC1, aiming to reinstate idealism in personal computing and escape corporate constraints. [ more ]
#startups
Entrepreneur
1 month ago
European startups

How to Create Effective Recognition Programs for Startup Founders | Entrepreneur

Acknowledging the importance of sweat equity in startups is crucial for success, as founders invest non-financial contributions that are often undervalued. [ more ]
TechCrunch
1 month ago
Startup companies

Meet Visa, Mercury, Artisan, Golub Capital and more at TC Disrupt 2024 | TechCrunch

TechCrunch Disrupt 2024 will take place in San Francisco on October 28-30, providing startups with essential knowledge, tools, and connections for success. [ more ]
Alleywatch
2 months ago
NYC startup

The AlleyWatch Startup Daily Funding Report: 4/30/2024

Beehiiv raised $33M, Teleskope raised $5M, The Rounds raised $18.3M in funding for NYC startups. [ more ]
Entrepreneur
1 month ago
European startups

How to Create Effective Recognition Programs for Startup Founders | Entrepreneur

Acknowledging the importance of sweat equity in startups is crucial for success, as founders invest non-financial contributions that are often undervalued. [ more ]
TechCrunch
1 month ago
Startup companies

Meet Visa, Mercury, Artisan, Golub Capital and more at TC Disrupt 2024 | TechCrunch

TechCrunch Disrupt 2024 will take place in San Francisco on October 28-30, providing startups with essential knowledge, tools, and connections for success. [ more ]
Alleywatch
2 months ago
NYC startup

The AlleyWatch Startup Daily Funding Report: 4/30/2024

Beehiiv raised $33M, Teleskope raised $5M, The Rounds raised $18.3M in funding for NYC startups. [ more ]
morestartups
#google
Android Police
1 month ago
Tech industry

Google is removing chat and call history features from Business Profiles

Google shutting down Business Profile chat and call history feature in 2023. [ more ]
TechCrunch
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Using memes, social media users have become red teams for half-baked AI features | TechCrunch

Red teaming AI products through social media feedback can lead to product improvement and refinement. [ more ]
Futurism
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

How to Block Google's Annoying AI Answers With This Cool Browser Plugin

Users can block Google's AI Overviews with browser extensions, offering options to prevent AI-generated summaries. [ more ]
Tech.co
2 months ago
Remote teams

Fully Remote Jobs at Google You Can Apply for in May 2024

Remote jobs at Google are highly sought after due to the company's reputation and benefits for employees. [ more ]
Fast Company
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Perplexity CEO Aravind Srinivas says Google's search results are more cluttered than ever

Google's approach to AI-native search may lead to a worse user experience due to the uncertainty of search results. [ more ]
CNET
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

As Execs Gush Over AI at Google I/O 2024, Creators and Publishers Left Out to Dry

Google's AI-driven future Search aims to synthesize web content, shifting away from redirecting traffic to content creators. [ more ]
Android Police
1 month ago
Tech industry

Google is removing chat and call history features from Business Profiles

Google shutting down Business Profile chat and call history feature in 2023. [ more ]
TechCrunch
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Using memes, social media users have become red teams for half-baked AI features | TechCrunch

Red teaming AI products through social media feedback can lead to product improvement and refinement. [ more ]
Futurism
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

How to Block Google's Annoying AI Answers With This Cool Browser Plugin

Users can block Google's AI Overviews with browser extensions, offering options to prevent AI-generated summaries. [ more ]
Tech.co
2 months ago
Remote teams

Fully Remote Jobs at Google You Can Apply for in May 2024

Remote jobs at Google are highly sought after due to the company's reputation and benefits for employees. [ more ]
Fast Company
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Perplexity CEO Aravind Srinivas says Google's search results are more cluttered than ever

Google's approach to AI-native search may lead to a worse user experience due to the uncertainty of search results. [ more ]
CNET
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

As Execs Gush Over AI at Google I/O 2024, Creators and Publishers Left Out to Dry

Google's AI-driven future Search aims to synthesize web content, shifting away from redirecting traffic to content creators. [ more ]
moregoogle
#data-centers
TechCrunch
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Tech giants form an industry group to help develop next-gen AI chip components | TechCrunch

Establishment of UALink Promoter Group to standardize AI accelerator chips interconnection for improved performance in data centers. [ more ]
ITPro
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Microsoft just signed the biggest corporate renewable energy deal ever - and it's all to keep up with soaring AI data center power demands

Microsoft signed a major renewable energy deal with Brookfield to invest $10 billion in projects, unlocking 10.5 gigawatts of capacity by 2030. [ more ]
Theregister
2 months ago
Tech industry

Microsoft CEO pledges $1.7B for AI and cloud in Indonesia

Microsoft to invest $1.7 billion in Indonesia to build data centers and expand presence. [ more ]
TechCrunch
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Tech giants form an industry group to help develop next-gen AI chip components | TechCrunch

Establishment of UALink Promoter Group to standardize AI accelerator chips interconnection for improved performance in data centers. [ more ]
ITPro
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Microsoft just signed the biggest corporate renewable energy deal ever - and it's all to keep up with soaring AI data center power demands

Microsoft signed a major renewable energy deal with Brookfield to invest $10 billion in projects, unlocking 10.5 gigawatts of capacity by 2030. [ more ]
Theregister
2 months ago
Tech industry

Microsoft CEO pledges $1.7B for AI and cloud in Indonesia

Microsoft to invest $1.7 billion in Indonesia to build data centers and expand presence. [ more ]
moredata-centers
Alleywatch
1 month ago
NYC startup

The AlleyWatch Startup Daily Funding Report: 5/29/2024

Gameto raised $33M in Series B funding for women's reproductive health and infertility. [ more ]
#innovation
TechCrunch
1 month ago
Digital life

This founder says memetech is the next big thing | TechCrunch

Memetech is an emerging category with untapped potential for innovation. [ more ]
TechCrunch
1 month ago
Startup companies

72 hours left of the Disrupt early-bird sale | TechCrunch

Early-bird tickets for TechCrunch Disrupt 2024 deadline approaching - save big on premier tech event [ more ]
Fast Company
1 month ago
Tech industry

There's one way to save Apple from irrelevance, and Tim Cook's not going to like it

Apple is facing challenges with innovation and customer-centric design vision. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

As the AI world gathers in Seoul, can an accelerating industry balance progress against safety?

Artificial intelligence advancements evoking both fascination and concerns. [ more ]
GSMArena.com
2 months ago
Apple

Apple may be ahead of schedule for its 20.3-inch foldable device, to launch in 2025

Apple may launch a 20.3-inch foldable hybrid device as early as 2025, followed by two sizes of foldable iPhones in 2026. [ more ]
TechCrunch
1 month ago
Digital life

This founder says memetech is the next big thing | TechCrunch

Memetech is an emerging category with untapped potential for innovation. [ more ]
TechCrunch
1 month ago
Startup companies

72 hours left of the Disrupt early-bird sale | TechCrunch

Early-bird tickets for TechCrunch Disrupt 2024 deadline approaching - save big on premier tech event [ more ]
Fast Company
1 month ago
Tech industry

There's one way to save Apple from irrelevance, and Tim Cook's not going to like it

Apple is facing challenges with innovation and customer-centric design vision. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

As the AI world gathers in Seoul, can an accelerating industry balance progress against safety?

Artificial intelligence advancements evoking both fascination and concerns. [ more ]
GSMArena.com
2 months ago
Apple

Apple may be ahead of schedule for its 20.3-inch foldable device, to launch in 2025

Apple may launch a 20.3-inch foldable hybrid device as early as 2025, followed by two sizes of foldable iPhones in 2026. [ more ]
moreinnovation
Axios
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Behind the Curtain: AI's ominous scarcity crisis

Creating human-like AI requires massive data and compute power, leading to energy scarcity.
Tech giants may operate like virtual nation-states due to their resources. [ more ]
#environmental-impact
Truthout
1 month ago
Black Lives Matter

US's Electric Vehicle Boom Is Deepening the Suffering in the Congo

Exploitation of miners in the Congo for cobalt used in tech industries exposes human rights abuses and environmental impact. [ more ]
english.elpais.com
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Why data centers want to have their own nuclear reactors

AI industry's energy consumption will lead to an energy crisis, requiring advancements in sustainable power sources like nuclear energy. [ more ]
Truthout
1 month ago
Black Lives Matter

US's Electric Vehicle Boom Is Deepening the Suffering in the Congo

Exploitation of miners in the Congo for cobalt used in tech industries exposes human rights abuses and environmental impact. [ more ]
english.elpais.com
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Why data centers want to have their own nuclear reactors

AI industry's energy consumption will lead to an energy crisis, requiring advancements in sustainable power sources like nuclear energy. [ more ]
moreenvironmental-impact
#market-trends
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Musk's A.I. Firm Raises $6 Billion in Race with Rivals

xAI raised $6 billion to advance AI technology and products, bridging funding gap with competitors. Major tech companies heavily investing in AI research and development. [ more ]
TechCrunch
2 months ago
Startup companies

Indian insurance startup Go Digit raises $141M from anchor investors ahead of IPO | TechCrunch

Go Digit, an Indian insurance startup, raised $141 million from various investors for its IPO aiming for a valuation of $3 billion, 25% lower than its private value. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Musk's A.I. Firm Raises $6 Billion in Race with Rivals

xAI raised $6 billion to advance AI technology and products, bridging funding gap with competitors. Major tech companies heavily investing in AI research and development. [ more ]
TechCrunch
2 months ago
Startup companies

Indian insurance startup Go Digit raises $141M from anchor investors ahead of IPO | TechCrunch

Go Digit, an Indian insurance startup, raised $141 million from various investors for its IPO aiming for a valuation of $3 billion, 25% lower than its private value. [ more ]
moremarket-trends
TechCrunch
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Women in AI: Sarah Myers West says we should ask, 'Why build AI at all?' | TechCrunch

TechCrunch is highlighting remarkable women in AI to shed light on their contributions often overlooked. [ more ]
LogRocket Blog
1 month ago
UX design

Good service, bad service: The CX at the core of technology - LogRocket Blog

Customer feedback is crucial for a business's success, especially in the tech industry where customer satisfaction directly impacts product outcomes. [ more ]
TechCrunch
1 month ago
Startup companies

From Plaid to Figma, here are the startups that are likely - or definitely - not having IPOs this year | TechCrunch

IPO market not expected to fully reopen until 2025 [ more ]
#ai
Engadget
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Engadget Podcast: Microsoft goes Copilot+ crazy

Microsoft introduces Copilot+ AI PC initiative with NPUs for Windows, akin to Apple's M-series chips. [ more ]
InsideEVs
1 month ago
Cars

Elon Musk Doubles Down On Demand For 25% Of Tesla, Or Else

Musk desires 25% control of Tesla to lead AI initiatives [ more ]
Theregister
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Microsoft and Mistral deal not a merger, says UK regulator

Britain's competition watchdog does not view Microsoft's investment in Mistral AI as a merger situation. [ more ]
Engadget
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Engadget Podcast: Microsoft goes Copilot+ crazy

Microsoft introduces Copilot+ AI PC initiative with NPUs for Windows, akin to Apple's M-series chips. [ more ]
InsideEVs
1 month ago
Cars

Elon Musk Doubles Down On Demand For 25% Of Tesla, Or Else

Musk desires 25% control of Tesla to lead AI initiatives [ more ]
Theregister
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Microsoft and Mistral deal not a merger, says UK regulator

Britain's competition watchdog does not view Microsoft's investment in Mistral AI as a merger situation. [ more ]
moreai
#mental-health
Independent
1 month ago
Remote teams

'I don't think anybody has cracked hybrid working yet': Why working from home can lead to issues such as binge-eating

Remote work may lead to mental health challenges in tech workers. [ more ]
ITPro
2 months ago
Software development

Crunch culture is a detriment to developers - here's how businesses can prevent it

Burnout and 'crunch' periods in tech businesses impact mental health and code quality, necessitating a reevaluation of work practices. [ more ]
Independent
1 month ago
Remote teams

'I don't think anybody has cracked hybrid working yet': Why working from home can lead to issues such as binge-eating

Remote work may lead to mental health challenges in tech workers. [ more ]
ITPro
2 months ago
Software development

Crunch culture is a detriment to developers - here's how businesses can prevent it

Burnout and 'crunch' periods in tech businesses impact mental health and code quality, necessitating a reevaluation of work practices. [ more ]
moremental-health
time.com
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

White House Pushes Tech Industry to Shut Down Market for Sexually Abusive AI Deepfakes

President Biden's administration is urging tech and financial sectors to combat AI-generated abusive sexual images. Companies' voluntary cooperation is sought to address spread and monetization. [ more ]
#openai
The Verge
1 month ago
Tech industry

Microsoft is in its AI PC era

Windows on Arm's potential success after years of failure.
The impact of Microsoft's recent event on the tech industry.
Discussion on the future of AI with OpenAI and the potential emergence of new innovative products. [ more ]
Futurism
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Machine Learning Researcher Links OpenAI to Drug-Fueled Sex Parties

Claims of kinky drug-fueled orgies in Silicon Valley linked to OpenAI sparking controversy and investigations. [ more ]
The Verge
1 month ago
Tech industry

Microsoft is in its AI PC era

Windows on Arm's potential success after years of failure.
The impact of Microsoft's recent event on the tech industry.
Discussion on the future of AI with OpenAI and the potential emergence of new innovative products. [ more ]
Futurism
1 month ago
Artificial intelligence

Machine Learning Researcher Links OpenAI to Drug-Fueled Sex Parties

Claims of kinky drug-fueled orgies in Silicon Valley linked to OpenAI sparking controversy and investigations. [ more ]
moreopenai
Alleywatch
1 month ago
NYC startup

The April 2024 US Venture Capital Funding Report

April saw $8.2B VC funding in the US, showing a slight decrease from the previous month and year. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
1 month ago
Silicon Valley real estate

100-plus homes might replace big office building on key San Jose site

More than 100 homes may replace an office building in San Jose, indicating a shift towards housing projects from commercial real estate due to post-pandemic market challenges. [ more ]
#investment
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
European startups

We've got the talent and the tech. So why can't Britain grow its own world-beaters? | Will Hutton

Britain missed the chance to become a hi-tech superpower, losing many tech companies to foreign ownership except Sage. [ more ]
Social Media Today
2 months ago
Marketing

What Comes Next for TikTok Following the Approval of the US Sell-off Bill?

The company emphasizes its dedication to data safety and independence from external influences. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 month ago
European startups

We've got the talent and the tech. So why can't Britain grow its own world-beaters? | Will Hutton

Britain missed the chance to become a hi-tech superpower, losing many tech companies to foreign ownership except Sage. [ more ]
Social Media Today
2 months ago
Marketing

What Comes Next for TikTok Following the Approval of the US Sell-off Bill?

The company emphasizes its dedication to data safety and independence from external influences. [ more ]
moreinvestment
#marketing
KDnuggets
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Short and Fun Courses to Get You Up to Speed About Generative AI - KDnuggets

Generative AI is a hot topic in the tech industry with various courses available for beginners to learn about its concepts and applications. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Tech industry

Apple Says Destructive iPad Ad Missed the Mark'

Apple apologized for a misleading iPad commercial that upset creatives, promising not to air it on TV. [ more ]
KDnuggets
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Short and Fun Courses to Get You Up to Speed About Generative AI - KDnuggets

Generative AI is a hot topic in the tech industry with various courses available for beginners to learn about its concepts and applications. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Tech industry

Apple Says Destructive iPad Ad Missed the Mark'

Apple apologized for a misleading iPad commercial that upset creatives, promising not to air it on TV. [ more ]
moremarketing
Theregister
2 months ago
Tech industry

Microsoft offers China-based engineers an option to relocate

Microsoft offered Chinese employees relocation to US, Australia, New Zealand, or Ireland, emphasizing AI and cloud skills. [ more ]
MarTech
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

AI-powered martech releases and news: May 16 | MarTech

The Senate proposed raising federal spending for nondefense AI innovation to at least $32 billion annually. [ more ]
#tiktok
SFGATE
2 months ago
Marketing

Real estate mogul Frank McCourt readying U.S. TikTok bid

Frank McCourt plans to build a consortium to bid for TikTok's US business. [ more ]
The Globe and Mail
2 months ago
Marketing

Tech platforms make pitch for ad deals as TikTok is roiled by politics

Short-form videos are at the forefront of tech companies' strategies to attract advertising dollars amid TikTok's political uncertainties. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
2 months ago
Marketing

What does a TikTok ban mean for Silicon Valley users and businesses? Experts explain

Time is ticking for TikTok with a U.S. ban looming over ByteDance's divestment. [ more ]
SFGATE
2 months ago
Marketing

Real estate mogul Frank McCourt readying U.S. TikTok bid

Frank McCourt plans to build a consortium to bid for TikTok's US business. [ more ]
The Globe and Mail
2 months ago
Marketing

Tech platforms make pitch for ad deals as TikTok is roiled by politics

Short-form videos are at the forefront of tech companies' strategies to attract advertising dollars amid TikTok's political uncertainties. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
2 months ago
Marketing

What does a TikTok ban mean for Silicon Valley users and businesses? Experts explain

Time is ticking for TikTok with a U.S. ban looming over ByteDance's divestment. [ more ]
moretiktok
#return-to-office-mandates
TechRadar
2 months ago
Remote teams

Senior employees are increasingly leaving firms who make them come back to the office

Senior workers are leaving tech companies like Microsoft, Apple, and SpaceX due to office return mandates. [ more ]
Anchorage Daily News
2 months ago
Tech industry

Ordered back to the office, top tech talent left instead, study finds

Return-to-office mandates led senior employees to depart, impacting workforce tenure and seniority negatively. [ more ]
TechRadar
2 months ago
Remote teams

Senior employees are increasingly leaving firms who make them come back to the office

Senior workers are leaving tech companies like Microsoft, Apple, and SpaceX due to office return mandates. [ more ]
Anchorage Daily News
2 months ago
Tech industry

Ordered back to the office, top tech talent left instead, study finds

Return-to-office mandates led senior employees to depart, impacting workforce tenure and seniority negatively. [ more ]
morereturn-to-office-mandates
TechCrunch
2 months ago
Data science

Venture firms form alliance to standardize data collection | TechCrunch

The Diversity Data Alliance aims to standardize data collection in tech to improve transparency and increase funding for underrepresented founders. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Tech industry

Smartphones Can Now Last 7 Years. Here's How to Keep Them Working.

Smartphone software updates extending to 7 years from old 3-year standard, improving longevity and flexibility for users. [ more ]
#silicon-valley
www.mercurynews.com
2 months ago
Tech industry

Tech job cuts ease a bit in Bay Area as industry layoffs haunt region

Tech industry in the Bay Area is stabilizing after years of layoffs, with job losses less severe recently. [ more ]
SFGATE
2 months ago
Austin

Texas just took a big hit in its tech race against California

Tech's potential shift from Silicon Valley to Texas, anchored in Austin, is facing setbacks like company relocations and layoffs. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
2 months ago
Tech industry

Tech job cuts ease a bit in Bay Area as industry layoffs haunt region

Tech industry in the Bay Area is stabilizing after years of layoffs, with job losses less severe recently. [ more ]
SFGATE
2 months ago
Austin

Texas just took a big hit in its tech race against California

Tech's potential shift from Silicon Valley to Texas, anchored in Austin, is facing setbacks like company relocations and layoffs. [ more ]
moresilicon-valley
The Drum
2 months ago
Marketing

What does an innovation strategist do all day? Tactical's Camilla Burchill explains

Embracing unconventional paths can lead to successful career transitions. [ more ]
#advertising
Deadline
2 months ago
Marketing

Amazon Execs Paul Kotas & Mike Hopkins Kick Off Tech Giant's First Upfront, Touting Prime Video As A "One-Stop Shop" For Viewers And Advertisers

Amazon aims to be a 'one-stop shop' for viewers and advertisers through Prime Video content and advertising efforts. [ more ]
Medium
2 months ago
UX design

Complicated sticks

The ad for Apple's newest iPad reflects a trend of complex tech products lacking a clear purpose, which is becoming standard in the global tech industry. [ more ]
Deadline
2 months ago
Marketing

Amazon Execs Paul Kotas & Mike Hopkins Kick Off Tech Giant's First Upfront, Touting Prime Video As A "One-Stop Shop" For Viewers And Advertisers

Amazon aims to be a 'one-stop shop' for viewers and advertisers through Prime Video content and advertising efforts. [ more ]
Medium
2 months ago
UX design

Complicated sticks

The ad for Apple's newest iPad reflects a trend of complex tech products lacking a clear purpose, which is becoming standard in the global tech industry. [ more ]
moreadvertising
#workforce-impact
Ars Technica
2 months ago
Tech industry

RTO mandates led to "pronounced exodus" of senior workers at top tech firms

Return to office mandates can lead to senior employees leaving for competitors, impacting company workforce [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Here's how much artificial intelligence will add to New York's economy

AI will create $320 billion value in NYC by 2038. [ more ]
Ars Technica
2 months ago
Tech industry

RTO mandates led to "pronounced exodus" of senior workers at top tech firms

Return to office mandates can lead to senior employees leaving for competitors, impacting company workforce [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Here's how much artificial intelligence will add to New York's economy

AI will create $320 billion value in NYC by 2038. [ more ]
moreworkforce-impact
TechCrunch
2 months ago
Startup companies

Permira is taking Squarespace private in $6.6 billion deal | TechCrunch

Squarespace is going private in a $6.9 billion deal with Permira. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Tech industry

Why Jack Dorsey quit Bluesky board: It was 'literally repeating all the mistakes' Twitter made

Bluesky, founded by Jack Dorsey for a decentralized social media protocol, repeated Twitter's mistakes by moving towards centralized control. [ more ]
#apple
The Verge
2 months ago
Apple

The beginning and end of the iPad

People have mixed feelings about Apple's iPad Pro and strongly dislike a recent ad. The Vergecast discusses Apple news, streaming costs, and current tech industry developments. [ more ]
Ars Technica
2 months ago
Apple

Apple's plastic-free packaging means pack-in logo stickers are going away

Apple is starting to phase out including Apple logo stickers in product boxes to meet environmental goals. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Apple

Apple unveils refreshed iPad Pro, Air lineup amid sales slump

Apple unveiled more powerful and expensive iPads to reverse sales slump. [ more ]
The Verge
2 months ago
Apple

The beginning and end of the iPad

People have mixed feelings about Apple's iPad Pro and strongly dislike a recent ad. The Vergecast discusses Apple news, streaming costs, and current tech industry developments. [ more ]
Ars Technica
2 months ago
Apple

Apple's plastic-free packaging means pack-in logo stickers are going away

Apple is starting to phase out including Apple logo stickers in product boxes to meet environmental goals. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Apple

Apple unveils refreshed iPad Pro, Air lineup amid sales slump

Apple unveiled more powerful and expensive iPads to reverse sales slump. [ more ]
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#cryptocurrency
Coindesk
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

TON, RNDR Surge More Than 13% as Bitcoin Rebounds to $63K

TON, RNDR surged over 13% in 24 hours, boosted by positive news flows and market sentiment. [ more ]
Coindesk
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Kara Swisher Downplays Crypto's Significance: 'It's Not the Center of Everything'

Kara Swisher downplays crypto, comparing it to a minor eruption versus the internet's explosion. [ more ]
Coindesk
2 months ago
Cryptocurrency

TON, RNDR Surge More Than 13% as Bitcoin Rebounds to $63K

TON, RNDR surged over 13% in 24 hours, boosted by positive news flows and market sentiment. [ more ]
Coindesk
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Kara Swisher Downplays Crypto's Significance: 'It's Not the Center of Everything'

Kara Swisher downplays crypto, comparing it to a minor eruption versus the internet's explosion. [ more ]
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Relay FM
2 months ago
Digital life

Clockwise #553: Love, Medical Care, and an Angry Lawyer - Relay FM

Discussing Apple products and events in the tech industry. [ more ]
ReadWrite
2 months ago
Business

Booming Covid-era tech stocks see $1.5tn market value loss

Many top pandemic-era companies are now experiencing significant market value losses. [ more ]
Amazic
2 months ago
Marketing

Social Media Mastery: Leveraging Platforms to Boost Your Tech Career - Amazic

A strong social media presence boosts tech workers' employment prospects, exposure, and networking opportunities. [ more ]
TechRepublic
2 months ago
Data science

Udemy Report: Which IT Skills Are Most in Demand in Q1 2024?

Certifications are highly valued in the tech industry, reflecting industry demands and providing career paths.
Udemy's top IT skills include Informatica, Azure Data Engineer, CompTIA Security+, SAP, and Java algorithms. [ more ]
TechCrunch
2 months ago
Venture

Iconiq raises $5.15B toward seventh flagship fund | TechCrunch

Iconiq Capital raised $5.15 billion across two funds in the seventh growth fund family, exceeding the initial target of $5.75 billion. [ more ]
Fast Company
2 months ago
Apple

Marques Brownlee just eviscerated the Rabbit R1. Here's why Apple should pay attention

Selling products based on future promises has become a concerning trend in the tech industry, requiring constant updates to reach initial promises. [ more ]
Edcrewe
2 months ago
Business

Software Engineering Hiring and Firing

The jump in interest rates has impacted the software industry globally, leading to job redundancies and reduced investments. [ more ]
WIRED
2 months ago
Information security

The US Government Is Asking Big Tech to Promise Better Cybersecurity

The pledge offers flexibility to companies in meeting goals but emphasizes public progress and sharing techniques. [ more ]
#amazon
GeekWire
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Amazon keeping corporate headcount 'flat' but hiring in select areas including generative AI

Amazon is focusing on keeping corporate headcount growth flat while selectively hiring in areas like generative AI. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Tech industry

Amazon posts 13% jump in sales, sending shares higher - but fails to deliver dividend

Amazon forecasts lower Q2 revenue due to cautious business spending on cloud services. [ more ]
GeekWire
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Amazon keeping corporate headcount 'flat' but hiring in select areas including generative AI

Amazon is focusing on keeping corporate headcount growth flat while selectively hiring in areas like generative AI. [ more ]
New York Post
2 months ago
Tech industry

Amazon posts 13% jump in sales, sending shares higher - but fails to deliver dividend

Amazon forecasts lower Q2 revenue due to cautious business spending on cloud services. [ more ]
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www.republicworld.com
2 months ago
Data science

Darshan Hiranandani Spearheads Yotta's Expansion: New Data Centres to Transform Digital Landscape- Republic World

Yotta's expansion with two new data centres in Noida promises to catalyze economic growth and revolutionize the region's digital landscape. [ more ]
LogRocket Blog
2 months ago
UX design

Leader Spotlight: Focusing on quality and engagement in tech plus services, with Liz Li - LogRocket Blog

Emphasizing meaningful interactions in tech and services over superficial engagement is crucial for product success. [ more ]
Ars Technica
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

US Department of Homeland Security names AI Safety and Security Board members

The formation of an Artificial Intelligence Safety and Security Board raises challenges due to the varied interpretations of AI's applications and potential risks. [ more ]
#mustafa-suleyman
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Friends From the Old Neighborhood Turn Rivals in Big Tech's A.I. Race

Mustafa Suleyman and Demis Hassabis, childhood friends turned tech executives, have taken different paths in the artificial intelligence industry, showcasing a unique and personal journey. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Friends From the Old Neighborhood Turn Rivals in Big Tech's A.I. Race

Mustafa Suleyman and Demis Hassabis, childhood friends turned tech executives in the AI industry, had diverging paths and are now leading AI advancements at Google and Microsoft. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Friends From the Old Neighborhood Turn Rivals in Big Tech's A.I. Race

Mustafa Suleyman and Demis Hassabis, childhood friends turned tech executives, have taken different paths in the artificial intelligence industry, showcasing a unique and personal journey. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Friends From the Old Neighborhood Turn Rivals in Big Tech's A.I. Race

Mustafa Suleyman and Demis Hassabis, childhood friends turned tech executives in the AI industry, had diverging paths and are now leading AI advancements at Google and Microsoft. [ more ]
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WIRED
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Recruiters Are Going Analog to Fight the AI Application Overload

The integration of generative AI in recruiting poses challenges and uncertainties for both candidates and recruiters. [ more ]
Cequens
2 months ago
Marketing

The Content Marketer's Dilemma: Finding myself between connecting and selling

Dissatisfaction with current path can lead to positive change, embrace self-discovery for personal growth. [ more ]
english.elpais.com
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Kashmir Hill: They shouldn't be collecting photos from social media without people's consent, but they keep doing it and nobody's stopping them'

Clearview AI collected billions of photos without notifying websites or individuals, allowing for unprecedented identification capabilities with potential privacy violations. [ more ]
Digiday
2 months ago
Artificial intelligence

Earnings from social and search players signal that AI will be a long-play investment

Generative AI will be worth the investment but will take time to scale across different business areas. [ more ]
Independent
2 months ago
JavaScript

'I took off my engagement ring and then I began to get job offers - that really stirred me up, gave me the fire'

Aisling Browne's startup Glitch Ads is in talks with major platforms for its online ad service. [ more ]
GameSpot
2 months ago
Wearables

Apple's $3,500 Vision Pro Headset Has Reportedly Been Met With Low Demand Since Launch

Demand for Apple Vision Pro is lower than expected, leading to production cuts and potential decline in sales. [ more ]
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