Tech’s Costly Health Benefits Pay Dividends

Tech companies that don’t yet turn a profit are doling out benefit packages worth over $ 100,000 per employee. According to their investors, this is good for their bottom lines, not just their consciences.
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2018: BBC Tech’s biggest stories and what happened next

From fake porn to Facebook scandals, security alerts to Google protests – 2018 was a busy year.
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Tech’s ‘Dirty Secret’: The App Developers Sifting Through Your Gmail

Software developers scan hundreds of millions of emails of users who sign up for email-based services. Disclosures are often buried in user agreements.
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Big Tech’s accountability-avoidance problem is getting worse

Big Tech’s accountability-avoidance problem is getting worseSilicon Valley needs to learn to hold itself accountable for its failings.



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The Secret to Tech’s Next Big Breakthroughs? Stacking Chips

Microchips, once always thin and flat, now are getting stacked like pancakes and becoming 3-D—with big consequences for all our devices.
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Tech’s High-Stakes Arms Race: Costly Data Centers

Just as oil and gas companies plow billions of dollars in searching for new energy reserves, big technology companies are spending lavishly on a global footprint of sophisticated computers to run every startup and corporate colossus’s business in the cloud.
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Tech’s High-Stakes Arms Race: Costly Data Centers

Just as oil and gas companies plow billions of dollars in searching for new energy reserves, big technology companies are spending lavishly on a global footprint of sophisticated computers to run every startup and corporate colossus’s business in the cloud.
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Tech’s Hunt for AI Talent is Leaving Universities Wanting

Google, Baidu, Facebook and others pursuing artificial intelligence are draining universities of top computer scientists who might otherwise be cultivating the next generation of AI researchers, say experts.
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