Sundar Pichai

Black women, AI, and overcoming historical patterns of abuse

Black women, AI, and overcoming historical patterns of abuse

7 days ago   |   Venture Beat

MIT researchers say what happened to Timnit Gebru at Google is part of a centuries-old pattern that people in AI must recognize.
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Trahan, Markey take aim at kids-only Instagram, urge Zuckerburg to ‘abandon' plans

12 days ago   |   Boston Herald

A group of lawmakers - including two from the Massachusetts delegation - are questioning Facebook executive Mark Zuckerberg's plans for a kids-only Instagram and have given the...
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GOP lawmakers demand answers from Apple over Parler shutdown

GOP lawmakers demand answers from Apple over Parler shutdown

17 days ago   |   iMore

Lawmakers claimed the events "create the appearance of close coordination." What you need to know GOP Lawmakers have written to Apple, Amazon, and Google over the treatment of...
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10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today

20 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement Good morning and welcome to 10 Things in Tech. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here . Let's get started. 1. Amazon's Twitter account is reportedly...
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5 current and former junior bankers explain what their daily schedules are really like as burnout mounts: 'Ninety-five hours a week, that's nothing special'

5 current and former junior bankers explain what their daily schedules are really like as burnout mounts: 'Ninety-five hours a week, that's nothing special'

20 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Hello everyone! Welcome to this weekly roundup of stories from Insider's Business co-Editor in Chief Matt Turner. Subscribe here to get this newsletter...
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AI Weekly: Algorithms, accountability, and regulating Big Tech

AI Weekly: Algorithms, accountability, and regulating Big Tech

22 days ago   |   Venture Beat

Facebook, Google, and Twitter executives testified before Congress about disinformation, but the pressure is on lawmakers to act.
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We identified the 194 most powerful people at Google under CEO Sundar Pichai. Explore our exclusive org chart

We identified the 194 most powerful people at Google under CEO Sundar Pichai. Explore our exclusive org chart

22 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Google CEO Sundar Pichai oversees a $1.3 trillion company with more than 135,000 full-time employees. An internal org chart, viewed by Insider, reveals...
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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey was caught red-handed trolling Congress by tweeting a sarcastic poll during a Big Tech hearing

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey was caught red-handed trolling Congress by tweeting a sarcastic poll during a Big Tech hearing

23 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Twitter boss Jack Dorsey on Thursday was busted tweeting a saracastic poll during a congressional hearing about misinformation on social media...
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Big Tech CEOs defend their censorship practices at Capitol Hill ‘disinformation' hearing

Big Tech CEOs defend their censorship practices at Capitol Hill ‘disinformation' hearing

23 days ago   |   RT

As lawmakers from both parties talk regulation, the CEOs of Facebook, Google and Twitter headed to Capitol Hill for a hearing. With Democrats in charge, the focus this time was...
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Lawmakers Grill Tech C.E.O.s on Capitol Riot, Getting Few Direct Answers

23 days ago   |   NY Times

The leaders of Google, Facebook and Twitter faced sharp questions about misinformation's role in the attack and the mental health of children who use their products.
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Yankees' Jay Bruce retiring after 14 MLB seasons

Yankees' Jay Bruce retiring after 14 MLB seasons

Sunday will be Jay Bruce's last game as a Yankee - and an MLB player. The 34-year-old outfielder/first baseman will retire after Sunday's game against the Rays, manager Aaron... Read more ...

At least 8 passengers killed, some 100 injured as train derails in Egypt

At least 8 passengers killed, some 100 injured as train derails in Egypt

A packed passenger train has derailed in Egypt, with social media footage showing rail tracks damaged and several carriages overturned. There are reports of dozens of... Read more ...

Fauci expects J&J decision Friday, ‘very seriously' doubts it will be canceled

Fauci expects J&J decision Friday, ‘very seriously' doubts it will be canceled

Dr. Anthony Fauci expects officials to make a decision on the use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine Friday - and he "very seriously" doubts that regulators will decide to scrap... Read more ...

As Trump considers 2024 run, other GOP White House hopefuls move forward

As Trump considers 2024 run, other GOP White House hopefuls move forward

Former President Donald Trump left the White House only three months ago, but a field of potential Republican candidates for 2024 is already developing. Read more ...

Robert Whittaker after UFC on ESPN 22: No other fight makes sense except...

Robert Whittaker after UFC on ESPN 22: No other fight makes sense except Israel Adesanya

LAS VEGAS - After a one-sided decision win over Kelvin Gastelum in the UFC on ESPN 22 headliner on Saturday, Robert Whittaker believes his next fight should be for the... Read more ...

3 killed, 2 injured in Kenosha County bar shooting

3 killed, 2 injured in Kenosha County bar shooting

SOMERS, Wis. - Three people were killed and two people were seriously injured in a shooting early Sunday morning at Somers House Tavern in Somers, Wisconsin, according to... Read more ...

This woman has lovingly made more than 1,500 special masks for kids at a...

This woman has lovingly made more than 1,500 special masks for kids at a Missouri hospital

Chris Huff is a retired nurse, mother of four, grandmother and quilter who is going through her fabric fast. Read more ...

U.S., China agree to cooperate on climate crisis with urgency

U.S., China agree to cooperate on climate crisis with urgency

SEOUL, South Korea - The United States and China, the world's two biggest carbon polluters, agreed to cooperate to curb climate change with urgency, just days before President... Read more ...

NASA's Ingenuity Mars helicopter is due to take off on Monday on its...

NASA's Ingenuity Mars helicopter is due to take off on Monday on its landmark flight, following several delays

Summary List Placement NASA on Saturday said its Ingenuity helicopter may take flight on Mars as soon as Monday. A flight is planned for 3:30 am EDT after a series of delays... Read more ...

Jake Paul says Ben Askren lucky fight was stopped: 'The ref saved him'

Jake Paul says Ben Askren lucky fight was stopped: 'The ref saved him'

ATLANTA - Jake Paul says Ben Askren was fortunate their Triller Fight Club headliner was stopped when it was. After Askren was dropped early in the first round of his boxing... Read more ...