Commentary: I like this homage to Hollywood’s golden age starring Brad Pitt, Leonardo DiCaprio and Margot Robbie. But I could do without all the blood spattering.
A list of 50-plus companies, including some of tech’s top names, joined forces this week to pen a letter calling out the Trump administration over a reported plan to narrow gender definitions. Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Microsoft, Intel, Cisco and more drafted the letter (full text below) in response to a recent New York Times story […]
Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google, and dozens of other tech companies have come together to condemn discrimination against transgender people in the face of actions President Donald Trump is reportedly considering to reduce their legal protections. From a report: The move is a response to an Oct. 21 New York Times report that the Trump […]
Enlarge / The puzzling, fascinating surface of Jupiter’s icy moon Europa looms large in this newly-reprocessed color view, made from images taken by NASA’s Galileo spacecraft in the late 1990s. This is the color view of Europa from Galileo that shows the largest portion of the moon’s surface at the highest resolution. (credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SETI Institute) […]
Enlarge (credit: Adam Berry / Getty Images News) The highly-anticipated demand letter written on behalf of a former Uber employee, which has become central to the unfolding drama that is the Waymo v. Uber trade secrets lawsuit, was publicly released on Friday afternoon. As previewed in earlier court hearings, the “Jacobs Letter” outlines in detailed […]
Early Uber investor and former board member Shervin Pishevar is speaking out against Benchmark again. This time, he penned a letter to Uber’s board, demanding that Benchmark Capital drop its lawsuit against former CEO Travis Kalanick. The letter says Pishevar has “tried in every way possible to convince my friends at Benchmark to drop this […]
The team discuss Samsung’s honesty about the Note 7, we find out about the most exciting new smartphones and Katie waxes lyrical about her love of the Boeing 747.
Column makes case for holding social media giants to account The UK’s Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham has fired another warning shot at Facebook over its paused plans to share data with WhatsApp, writing a newspaper column in which she outlines her concerns.…
Just ahead of a meeting in Vancouver on Thursday between the Prime Minister and several Canadian premiers, an open letter has been released by the BC Cleantech CEO Alliance and signed by the heads of 51 technology and finance companies, …