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Google’s voice typing tech adds support for 30 more languages, reaching further into Africa, India
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 Google today is expanding its speech recognition capabilities to support dozens of new languages, particularly those in emerging markets in India and Africa, the company announced this morning. That means more people ar [...]
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Uber discloses details of Travis Kalanick’s deposition in Waymo lawsuit
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 Uber unsealed former CEO Travis Kalanick’s deposition in the Uber versus Waymo self-driving car technology case over the weekend. Kalanick, who was deposed for more than six hours last month, spoke about when he l [...]
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Google’s Sundar Pichai cancels internal meeting on gender issues in light of online harassment concerns
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 Google CEO Sundar Pichai was expected to hold an all-hands meeting this afternoon in light of now-former Google engineer James Damore’s post about differences between men and women. Shortly before it was scheduled [...]
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These 10 tech companies are doing the best at diversity, according to Comparably
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 It’s been quite a week in tech, with now-former Google engineer James Damore’s controversial post about gender going viral and his subsequent firing. So, right on cue, workplace culture and company review pl [...]
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Alphabet expands in Africa
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 Google is expanding its Africa initiatives, on the back of CEO Sundar Pichai’s recent trip to Nigeria. While visiting Lagos, he announced the global internet services company’s plans to train 10 million Afri [...]
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Google fires the engineer who wrote that viral memo criticizing its diversity efforts
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 Google has fired the employee behind a controversial memo on gender diversity that went viral inside the company, as well as across Silicon Valley and much of the world’s tech industry. The author, who has been re [...]
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The evolution of machine learning
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 Major tech companies have actively reoriented themselves around AI and machine learning: Google is now “AI-first,” Uber has ML running through its veins, and internal AI research labs keep popping up. They&# [...]
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There’s a manifesto criticizing Google’s diversity efforts circulating inside the company
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 A screed from a Googler against the company’s diversity policies appears to be circulating internally at the company, according to Gizmodo, which has published the memo. Motherboard first reported on the existence [...]
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Omega Ophthalmics is an eye implant platform with the power of continuous AR
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 Google and other tech companies have come up with glasses and contact lenses for the purposes of AR, but Omega Ophthalmics is taking a much more invasive approach by using surgically implanted lenses to create a space [...]
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