Archive for the ‘Business’ Category

What Is Clubhouse, and Why Does Silicon Valley Care?

May 22nd, 2020
The latest app du jour is a social network centered on talking—and it’s building buzz with the oldest trick in the book.

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Sundar Pichai Says Google Doesn’t Plan to Go Entirely Remote

May 22nd, 2020
In an interview, the Google and Alphabet CEO discusses working from home, weathering antitrust probes, and how the company needs to do a better job on diversity.

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Remote-First Companies Are Another Covid-19 Calamity

May 22nd, 2020
Plus: a tradition of perks at Google, a controversial toilet paper decision, and a baffling new Netflix policy.

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On Earth, the Economy Is Tanking. In the Cloud, It’s Fine

May 21st, 2020
Amid the pandemic, life has moved online. That's good news for the tech giants that run data centers, and the companies that supply them.

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This AI Maestro Wants to Serenade You

May 20th, 2020
A composer and the co-creator of Siri are trying to create background music that responds to the listener's feelings.

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The Pandemic Brings Some African Tech Workers Luxe Lodging

May 19th, 2020
Samasource, which employs data labelers as a form of aid program, is housing them in hotels after its offices were closed by government lockdowns.

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As Machines Get Smarter, How Will We Relate to Them?

May 19th, 2020
Millennia of evolution have left us ill prepared to crack open the black box of AI and peer inside.

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It’s Called Artificial Intelligence—but What Is Intelligence?

May 19th, 2020
We’ve built machines that are capable of incredible feats, yet still they have nothing on a baby.

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Why Didn’t Artificial Intelligence Save Us From Covid-19?

May 19th, 2020
The key to good AI is solid data, and that’s been tough to come by in a global health crisis.

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The New Startup: No Code, No Problem

May 19th, 2020
Now you don't need to know any programming to launch a company. We've been approaching this moment for years.

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