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CNBC:
In email to employees, Sundar Pichai says Google fired 48 people, including 13 senior managers, over last 2 years for sexual harassment; none had exit packages   —  - Google CEO Sundar Pichai sent an email to employees in response to a report in The New York Times about sexual misconduct at the company.
Oct 25, 2018, 4:00 PMIn context
Steve Kovach / CNBC:
Netflix says its CFO David Wells, who led the service's international expansion to 190 countries, is leaving the company after 14 years   —  Netflix chief financial officer David Wells will step down, the company announced Monday.  —  The company said Wells will stay on the job until he can help choose a successor.
Aug 13, 2018, 9:40 AMIn context
Steve Kovach / Business Insider:
Mar 2, 2018, 7:44 PMIn context
Steve Kovach / Business Insider:
YouTube, Facebook remove some of the conspiracy videos claiming Parkland shooting survivor David Hogg was an actor but, in many cases, only after promoting them   —  - YouTube promoted a video featuring a conspiracy theory claiming that one of the survivors of the school shooting last week in Parkland, Florida, is a paid actor.
Feb 21, 2018, 3:30 PMIn context
Steve Kovach / Business Insider:
YouTube had re-uploads of Logan Paul's video in Trending section before removing them, says non-graphic videos offering commentary don't violate guidelines   —  - YouTube users have posted multiple copies of a controversial video YouTube star Logan Paul deleted on Monday.
Jan 3, 2018, 4:05 PMIn context
Steve Kovach / Business Insider:
Facebook says it's changed and grown in the 6 years since ex-VP of user growth Palihapitiya left, after he said he felt tremendous guilt for what he helped make   —  - Facebook has responded to recent comments made by a former executive that criticized the company.
Dec 12, 2017, 11:50 AMIn context
Steve Kovach / Business Insider:
FCC filing shows Alphabet's Project Loon is now “Loon Inc.”, a sign the company may spin Loon out from its X division and let it operate on its own   —  Alphabet has quietly upgraded its internet balloon initiative from a research lab “project” to an official corporation …
Oct 12, 2017, 7:00 PMIn context
Steve Kovach / Business Insider:
Google says it will cancel Daily Stormer's domain registration, shortly after site switched from GoDaddy; Zoho also says it'll stop providing services to site   —  Google has canceled the domain registration for The Daily Stormer, a company spokesperson confirmed Monday.
Aug 14, 2017, 2:23 PMIn context
Steve Kovach / Business Insider:
Alphabet Q2: revenue of $26.01B, up 21% YoY, vs $25.64B est., net income of $3.52B with EC fine, CPC down 26%, and paid clicks on Google properties up 61% YoY   —  Google's parent company Alphabet beat expectations for its second-quarter earnings on the top and bottom lines …
Jul 24, 2017, 4:23 PMIn context
Steve Kovach / Business Insider:
Essential's VP of marketing, Brian Wallace, and head of communications, Andy Fouché, have both left the company recently before it has launched a product   —  Brian Wallace's profile on Essential's website.  —  Essential, the startup helmed by Android creator Andy Rubin …
Jul 15, 2017, 2:25 PMIn context

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