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Ex-Google Engineer Alleges Harassment and Retaliation: NYT Op-Ed

Ex-Google engineer Emi Nietfeld said she endured harassment and retaliation while working there. In an op-ed for The New York Times, she said Google’s response led her to vow to “never love a job again.” Multiple current and former Googlers have accused the company of discrimination. See more stories on Insider’s business page. Workers… Source link

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Ex-Google Policy Lead Founds Tech-Friendly Progressive Group

(Bloomberg) — A new technology industry group led by the former head of U.S. public policy at Alphabet Inc.’s Google is looking to remind Democrats that technology companies are on their side when it comes to progressive priorities like voting rights, fighting climate change and reducing income inequality. Adam Kovacevich, who most recently led government relations for electric scooter company Lime, launched the Chamber of Progress on Monday to promote “a progressive high-tech society,… Source link

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As Democrats’ Once-Cozy Relationship With Tech Is Tested, Ex-Google Policy Lead’s New Trade Group Touts Industry’s Benefits

A new tech industry association, led by a former Google public policy director and with funding from Amazon.com Inc., Facebook Inc. and Google, is coming to Washington. But instead of starting its efforts with traditional tech policy issues, the group is leaning hard into another Democratic linchpin: voting rights. Just a few days after House lawmakers ripped into the chief executives of Facebook, Google and Twitter Inc. for myriad issues, the Chamber of Progress launches Monday with the… Source link

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Ex-Google Employees Build New Search Engine

Built And Run By Ex-Googlers How Does Neeva Work? What Data Does Neeva Collect? How Does Neeva Use This information? So, How Is This Different? How Is This Different To Google? Do We Need Another Search Engine? Citations You may have read about the social media platform built for good recently; well, how do you feel about a search engine created for privacy? Sure, you have the likes of DuckDuckGo that offers additional privacy protections, and Mozilla Firefox, which has built-in cookie jars to… Source link

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10 notable Trump pardons include Lil Wayne, ex-Google engineer

WASHINGTON  – U.S. President Donald Trump issued a flurry of presidential pardons and commutations for 143 people on Wednesday, his last day in office, including his former campaign adviser Steve Bannon. The people he granted clemency to ranged from rappers to financiers and lobbyists. The list includes: STEVE BANNON Bannon, 67, was a key adviser in Trump’s 2016 presidential run. He was charged last year with swindling Trump supporters over an effort to raise private funds to build the… Source link

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