The Facebook engineer who wrote a controversial memo decrying the company’s ‚intolerant’ culture is leaving

The Facebook engineer who wrote a controversial memo decrying the company’s ‚intolerant’ culture is leaving

The Facebook engineer who sparked an internal firestorm at Facebook with his criticism of what he called a „political monoculture” that is „intolerant” of conservatism, is leaving the company. In a recent internal memo to fellow employees obtained by Business Insider, Brian Amerige, an engineering manager of product usability, wrote: „I care too deeply about…

A Twitter engineer says he’s deleting the app from his own phone in a protest of CEO Jack Dorsey’s policies

A Twitter engineer says he’s deleting the app from his own phone in a protest of CEO Jack Dorsey’s policies

Jack Dorsey. Getty Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey is facing sharp criticism from an unlikely source — one of his own engineers. Early on Tuesday morning, Twitter IT system engineer Jared Gaut took to the social network to voice his displeasure with recent decisions by the company leadership, and to announce he was deleting the app…

A star engineer who’s worked at UBS, Goldman Sachs and Blockchain told us how he built his incredible career by age 28

A star engineer who’s worked at UBS, Goldman Sachs and Blockchain told us how he built his incredible career by age 28

Lewis Tuff. Blockchain LONDON — Lewis Tuff is a high-achiever. Tuff, who features on Business Insider’s UK Fintech 35 under 35 list, is just 28 but has already worked at UBS, Goldman Sachs, fast-growing fintech startup Revolut, and now Blockchain, a much-vaunted cryptocurrency and blockchain company. „I think partly it’s putting yourself out there,” Tuff,…

This engineer built a facial recognition gadget to notify him when his cat wants to come inside

This engineer built a facial recognition gadget to notify him when his cat wants to come inside

Knock knock. Arkaitz Garro An engineer built a DIY device that recognises when his cat is outside and notifies him so he can let him in. To build the gadget, Arkaitz Garro used a Raspberry Pi mini-computer, mounted with a camera, running image-recognition and motion-detection software. It will only recognize his cat, thanks to facial…