Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt listed the ‚3 big failures’ he sees in tech startups today

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt listed the ‚3 big failures’ he sees in tech startups today

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt has listed the three „big failures” in tech entrepreneurship around the world. Schmidt outlined the failings in a speech he gave at the Centre for Entrepreneurs in London this week. He later expanded on his thoughts in an interview with former BBC News boss James Harding. Below are the three…

An official Google account on Twitter was hacked by cryptocurrency scammers trying to convince people to send them bitcoin

An official Google account on Twitter was hacked by cryptocurrency scammers trying to convince people to send them bitcoin

An official, verified Twitter account for Google’s G Suite was hacked by scammers seeking to bilk innocent people out of their bitcoin — making it the latest victim in a scourge that the social network can’t quite stamp out. Sent Tuesday afternoon, a tweet from the G Suite account shared information about the „biggest crypto-giveaway…

The Google walkout protesters are demanding the company now takes action on ‚systemic racism’

The Google walkout protesters are demanding the company now takes action on ‚systemic racism’

The Google walkout campaigners have spoken after the company announced a series of measures designed to address last week’s mass staff protest over sexual harassment. CEO Sundar Pichai circulated a memo Thursday spelling out steps he said Google would take, including abolishing forced arbitration in cases of sexual misconduct and introducing new rules for drinking…

Google walkout live: Pictures of Google workers leaving their desks in protest over sexual misconduct

Google walkout live: Pictures of Google workers leaving their desks in protest over sexual misconduct

Google employees around the world are staging a mass walkout Thursday in protest of sexual misconduct. It follows a bombshell New York Times report last week that named executives who had been accused of sexual misconduct, including Andy Rubin, the creator of the mobile operating system Android. Rubin denied any misconduct. Thousands of workers are…

Google staff to walk out over treatment of women

Google staff to walk out over treatment of women

Image copyright Walkout organisers Image caption This leaflet will be left on the desks of Google employees choosing to take part in the co-ordinated action Staff at Google offices around the world are set to stage an unprecedented series of walkouts in protest at the company’s treatment of women. The employees will demand several key…

‚Google covers up harassment and passes the trash’: A Google engineer gave her employer both barrels after an explosive sexual misconduct report

‚Google covers up harassment and passes the trash’: A Google engineer gave her employer both barrels after an explosive sexual misconduct report

A Google engineer has savaged the company’s culture of sexual misconduct and harassment following an explosive report in The New York Times. In a series of tweets, Liz Fong-Jones slammed Google senior managers for their „abuse of power relationships” after Android creator Rubin was accused of resigning with a $90 million exit package after a…

Google reportedly gave Andy Rubin, the creator of Android, a $90 million exit package after deciding he needed to leave because of a sexual misconduct investigation

Google reportedly gave Andy Rubin, the creator of Android, a $90 million exit package after deciding he needed to leave because of a sexual misconduct investigation

New details about Andy Rubin’s 2014 exit from Google are included in a bombshell report by The New York Times, published Thursday, that says the internet company paid him $90 million though it had concluded there was a credible sexual-misconduct allegation against him. Rubin, who created the Android software that powers most of the world’s…

Google tells US lawmakers that it’s considering ‚a variety of options’ for how to re-enter China, but didn’t answer about censorship

Google tells US lawmakers that it’s considering ‚a variety of options’ for how to re-enter China, but didn’t answer about censorship

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Google unit has told U.S. lawmakers it was considering „a variety of options” to offer additional services in China, but declined to detail plans for addressing Chinese censorship. The company has come under criticism after reports it was considering re-entering China’s search engine market and would comply with its…

Google made an $80 charging dock for the new Google Pixel 3 smartphone that turns it into a smart alarm clock

Google made an $80 charging dock for the new Google Pixel 3 smartphone that turns it into a smart alarm clock

On Tuesday, Google announced the Pixel Stand, an $80 charging dock that will work with any smartphone that supports the Qi wireless charging standard — including Apple’s latest iPhones. However, as you may guess from the name, it’s designed to work with Google’s just-announced Pixel 3 smartphone. The Pixel 3 and 3 XL phones, which…

Apple and Google execs named to a Saudi advisory board amid controversy over reportedly murdered journalist

Apple and Google execs named to a Saudi advisory board amid controversy over reportedly murdered journalist

An array of high-profile business and technology leaders, including a senior executive from Google’s parent company and the former CEO of Uber, were named to a new advisory board for the Saudi Arabian government on Tuesday, even as controversy swirls over the disappearance of a dissident Saudi journalist. On Tuesday, the Saudi news outlet Argaam…