Employees

ARM's Own Employees Complain About Anti-RISCV Website
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lkcl writes: Phoronix and The Register have an insightful look into an effort by ARM that is reminiscent of Microsoft’s “Get The Facts” campaign. RISC-V’s design is a revamp of the RISC concept that is intended from the ground up to fix the mistakes and learn from the lessons of the past 30 years. Power […]

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Employees ask Amazon not to sell face recognition to law enforcement
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A group of Amazon employees has penned a letter to company chief Jeff Bezos, asking him to stop selling facial recognition to law enforcement. They said that "in the midst of historic militarization of police, renewed targeting of Black activists, an…

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EPA to its employees: Ignore science when talking about climate change
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Enlarge / NEW YORK: Scott Pruitt, administrator of US EPA speaks at the 2017 Concordia Annual Summit at Grand Hyatt New York. (credit: Riccardo Savi/Getty Images for Concordia Summit) On Wednesday, an internal Environmental Protection Agency memo was leaked to the Huffington Post. Under the guise of developing “consistent messages about EPA’s climate adaptation efforts,” […]

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Tesla Employees Say Gigafactory Problems Are Worse Than Known
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An anonymous reader quotes a report from CNBC: Tesla’s problems with battery production at the company’s Gigafactory in Sparks, Nevada, are worse than the company has acknowledged and could cause further delays and quality issues for the new Model 3, according to a number of current and former Tesla employees. These problems include Tesla needing […]

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Net neutrality is bad? 1 million PornHub employees can’t be wrong. Oh, wait.
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Enlarge / FCC Chairman Ajit Pai with his oversized coffee mug in November 2017. (credit: Getty Images | Bloomberg) WASHINGTON, DC—If Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai actually allowed the weight of public comments on the FCC’s proposed changes to network neutrality regulations to sway (or confirm) his position, he seems to have given more […]

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Uber reportedly advised employees about sex with each other     – CNET
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A memo for a company event in 2013 warned against getting arrested and throwing kegs off buildings.

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Uber fires 20 employees in harassment investigation     – CNET
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The company investigated more than 200 claims of harassment, discrimination and other matters.

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Square hires Yik Yak’s engineers, leaving fewer than 10 employees behind
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Enlarge (credit: Bloomberg / Getty Images News) According to a Monday report in Bloomberg Businessweek, Square has acquired the “five- to ten-person” engineering team of Yik Yak for $3 million. That leaves just a handful of employees at the Atlanta-based social networking startup. In December 2016, the company already fired 30 of its 50 employees. Since […]

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Rad as Hell Uber Employees Tag Wall With Badass #Undelete Message
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If you follow news about Uber at all, you’ll know it’s been a difficult year for the company. From revelations about a culture of sexual harassment, to a creepy program to track government regulators and leaked footage of CEO Travis Kalanick cussing out a driver, it can’t have been a fun few months in the […]

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