Techmeme

Results 51 - 60 of about 148:

Mark Bergen / Bloomberg:
Alphabet says Fiber president Dennish Kish and VP of Access division Milo Medin are leaving the division but remaining at the company   —  Fiber President Dennis Kish to remain at holding company  —  Veteran Googler Milo Medin is also leaving broadband effort
Apr 6, 2017, 9:30 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Uber suspends self-driving car testing following Arizona crash involving one of its cars; police say the Uber car was not at fault, another car failed to yield   —  A self-driving car operated by Uber Technologies Inc. was involved in a crash in Tempe, Arizona, the latest setback for a company reeling from multiple crises.
Mar 25, 2017, 2:30 AMIn context
Mark Bergen / Bloomberg:
After UK backlash, Google updates ad policies to give more control over ad placement, creates new brand safety tools, and expands hate speech definitions   —  After U.K. criticism, company creates new brand safety tools  —  Google also adds refugees to class protected from hate speech
Mar 21, 2017, 2:30 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Profile of Anthony Levandowski, Otto founder and ex-head of Google's LiDAR team, who's at the heart of Waymo's Uber lawsuit after allegedly taking designs   —  Travis Kalanick, the chief executive officer of Uber Technologies Inc., says he needs leadership help.
Mar 16, 2017, 12:55 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Bloomberg:
Tom Moore steps down as Project Loon CEO after six months and is replaced by Alastair Westgarth, former head of wireless antenna company Quintel   —  Tom Moore, a satellite veteran Alphabet recruited in August, is stepping down from his job.  —  by  —  Tom Moore, a satellite veteran brought …
Mar 10, 2017, 8:05 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Bloomberg:
Google announces several new high-profile Google cloud clients, including eBay, HSBC, Colgate-Palmolive, and Verizon, which a source says moved from Microsoft   —  Search giant announces new clients, partners at cloud event  —  Google touts security, AI as it chases market-leader Amazon
Mar 8, 2017, 3:30 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Bloomberg:
Alphabet hires Gregory McCray, ex-CEO of Aero Communications, to lead its Access division, which includes Fiber   —  Alphabet Inc. has named broadband executive Gregory McCray as the new head of its Access subsidiary as the company tries to develop a new strategy for the internet communications business.
Feb 15, 2017, 4:20 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: large payouts awarded to veteran members of Google's self-driving unit in 2015 preceded a talent exodus   —  ‘F-you money’ awarded to veteran team members boosted parent Alphabet's R&D costs, prompting comment from the company's CFO  —  For the past year, Google's car project …
Feb 13, 2017, 12:15 PMIn context
Bloomberg:
Sources: Snap, Google discussed search deal to help identify objects captured by users' cameras, but it didn't materialize; Snap's building its own search tools   —  The companies discussed a search partnership that never materialized, but a $2 billion cloud deal binds them.  —  by
Feb 5, 2017, 10:35 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Bloomberg:
Google CEO Sundar Pichai slams Trump's immigration executive order in internal memo, says 100+ company staff travelling abroad with valid visas are affected   —  Memo from CEO Pichai says more than 100 employees impacted  —  Pichai says President's move caused painful ‘personal costs’
Jan 28, 2017, 2:50 AMIn context

Sponsor Posts

eero:
eero plans to add WPA3 support in a future update.  —  We built eero hardware and software together to ensure that we can control and improve digital security.  We're excited about the security benefits WPA3 provides …
Wavefront by VMware:
Monitoring, Metrics and Analytics with Wavefont by VMware  —  Learn how innovative cloud leaders have real-time insight into the performance of their critical services.  Read Today.
Zoho:
Increase your teams' agility with Zapier integrations for Zoho Sprints  —  Everyone hates wasting time.  At Zoho, we often talk to teams who want to avoid repetitive tasks.  That's why we work on the cloud, which allows us to create automated workflows.
TechCrunch Disrupt SF:
Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi at Disrupt SF  —  Khosrowshahi joined Uber following the ousting of then-CEO Travis Kalanick.  It's been a year since he's taken the helm, and we'll talk about the challenges so far.