Thursday, December 2, 2021

Technology

Salesforce promotes Bret Taylor to co-CEO alongside Benioff

Salesforce on Tuesday promoted Bret Taylor to the role of co-CEO, alongside Marc Benioff, who co-founded the company in 1999. Taylor joined Salesforce in 2016, through the $412 million acquisition of his productivity software start-up Quip, which he co-founded four...

How New Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal Might Make A Poisonous Platform Worse

Jack Dorsey is leaving his platform in the hands of Parag Agrawal, the company’s chief technology officer, a man who last year said Twitter’s “role is not to be bound by the First Amendment, but our role is to...

New Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal is central to Jack Dorsey’s plans to revamp social media

In stepping down as Twitter CEO on Monday, Jack Dorsey is handing over the reins to a 37-year-old computer scientist with a PhD from Stanford who’s had a central role in developing the company’s artificial intelligence technology, all while...

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Steps Down, Makes Way For New Censorship King Parag Agrawal

Twitter’s pro-censorship chief technology officer Parag Agrawal is set to take over the Big Tech company after Twitter founder and CEO Jack Dorsey stepped down from his position on Monday “ot sure anyone has heard but, I resigned from Twitter,”...

UK stockbroker AJ Bell takes on fintech rivals with commission-free investing app

LONDON — Wall Street’s race to the bottom in stock brokerage fees is coming to the U.K. British online stockbroker AJ Bell said Monday it plans to launch a new app which offers commission-free investments in the first half of...

Google warns crypto miners are using compromised cloud accounts

Cryptocurrency miners are using compromised Google Cloud accounts for computationally-intensive mining purposes, Google has warned. The search giant’s cybersecurity team provided details in a report published Wednesday. The so-called “Threat Horizons” report aims to provide intelligence that allows organizations to...

Elon Musk urges Tesla employees to reduce cost of vehicle deliveries

Amid ongoing port constraints and rising shipping costs, Tesla CEO Elon Musk urged employees Friday, in a company-wide email obtained by CNBC, to look for ways to reduce the cost of delivering electric vehicles to customers, rather than rushing...

Apple’s computerized glasses will be as powerful as a Mac and launch next year, top analyst says

Apple’s computerized glasses will be as powerful as its Mac computers and launch at the end of 2022, top analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of TFI Asset Management said in a note to investors Friday. Kuo has a stellar track record at...

Extinction Rebellion target Amazon UK hubs with blockades on Black Friday

Protestors from the Extinction Rebellion movement blockaded Amazon distribution centers across the U.K. on Friday as part of an effort to stop the e-commerce giant from shipping Black Friday orders. Scores of activists from Extinction Rebellion locked themselves to one...

Bitcoin enters bear market territory as risk assets plunge on new Covid variant

Bitcoin fell sharply alongside other assets on Friday, hitting a seven-week low and officially entering bear market territory. The world’s biggest cryptocurrency sank nearly 8% in the last 24 hours to $54,315, according to Coin Metrics data. Bitcoin at one...
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Surgeon stands by decision not to perform last-ditch procedure on Manchester Arena’s youngest victim

Hospital medics have stood by their decision not to perform a last-ditch surgical procedure on the youngest victim of...
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