The dangers and promise of quantum computing are approaching

The stark warning came from one of the most important CEOs in the tech world. Sitting in front of an audience at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, three years ago, Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai said that quantum computing has the power to transform humanity’s understanding of the natural world, enabling people to scientists … Read more

Google CEO Pichai asks questions about cost cuts at the full-fledged meeting

Sundar Pichai, CEO of Alphabet, makes a gesture during a session of the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos on January 22, 2020. Fabrice COFFRINI | AFP | Getty Images As Google tries to navigate an unfamiliar environment of slowing growth, lowering costs and employee dissent over cultural change, CEO Sundar Pichai finds … Read more

Here’s Bret Taylor’s first big technical move at Salesforce as co-CEO

Bret Taylor, co-CEO of Salesforce, speaks at the Viva Technology Conference in Paris on June 15, 2022. Nathan Laine | Bloomberg | Getty Images Ten months after his promotion to Salesforce co-CEO, alongside famed founder Marc Benioff, Bret Taylor is preparing to take the stage at the annual Dreamforce conference for the first time with … Read more

A Twitter whistleblower testified in the Senate of serious security breaches

On Tuesday, former Twitter security chief Peiter “Mudge” Zatko testified before a Senate panel that his former employer prioritized profits rather than addressing the security concerns he said. they put user information at risk of falling into the wrong hands. “It is not unlikely to say that an employee within the company could take over … Read more

Cyber ​​security stocks are beating the market in a volatile economy

CrowdStrike IPO on the Nasdaq stock exchange on June 12, 2019. Source: Nasdaq Economic worries were a major theme in the tech sector during the second quarter earnings season as companies warned of slower spending on advertising, gadgets, e-commerce and software. But with interest rates soaring and inflation stuck near a 40-year high, part of … Read more

Google employees are frustrated after the Covid outbreak in the office

Josh Edelson | AFP | Getty Images Google employees receive regular notifications from Covid-19 infection management, causing some to question the company’s return warrants. Employees, who spoke to CNBC on condition of anonymity, said that because they were asked to return to the offices, infection notifications regularly pop up in their inboxes. Employees react with … Read more

3 things must happen to keep the Fed on a slow course to raise rates

If you want to keep the Federal Reserve on a slow course to raise interest rates to a reasonable level – let’s call it 3.5% – we need to look at three things: Large layoffs by the thousands Suspension of buybacks to preserve liquidity Store closings and promotions that save an inflation-stricken middle-class consumer everywhere … Read more

YouTube removes videos of Tesla investors using children in the FSD beta test

Tesla Model 3 Source: Tesla YouTube removed a couple of videos from its platform showing Tesla drivers conducting amateur vehicle safety tests using their own kids instead of dummies on the road or in the driveway. The tests were to determine whether a low-speed Tesla equipped with the company’s latest driver assistance systems would automatically … Read more

Handling of Google Workers’ Petitions for Equal Abortion Benefits

Bambi Okugawa is a data center technician at one of Google’s data centers in a US state with one of the nation’s strictest abortion bans: Tennessee. The state will ban abortions for six weeks, with no exceptions for rape or incest, on August 25 due to a “trigger law”. If needed, Okugawa could have an … Read more

Biden’s new corporate tax hike won’t hurt most US companies

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) speaks during a press conference on the Inflation Reduction Act outside the United States Capitol on August 4, 2022 in Washington, DC. Drew Angerer | Getty Images Corporate advocacy groups lobbied hard against the 15% minimum tax rate for large corporations that just passed Congress as part of the … Read more