Tesla Autopilot Is Found Partly to Blame for 2018 Freeway Crash

(Bloomberg) — U.S. transportation safety investigators found Tesla Inc.’s design of its automated driver-assist system was partly to blame for a crash in which an inattentive driver slammed into a fire truck parked on a freeway near Los Angeles in 2018. The National Transportation Safety Board also cited the driver’s failure to stop for theContinue reading “Tesla Autopilot Is Found Partly to Blame for 2018 Freeway Crash”

Ex-Google employee calls out culture of sexual misbehavior that started ‘at the top’

A former Google employee accused the tech giant’s executive ranks of fostering a culture of sexual misbehavior in a scathing blog post detailing her relationship with the company’s top lawyer. source https://finance.yahoo.com/m/c5fb489d-b842-3613-8bdb-14c0facbc12b/ex-google-employee-calls-out.html?.tsrc=rss

Google to sublease Akamai’s Cambridge HQ

Google LLC plans to sublease Akamai Technologies Inc.’s current headquarters when the Cambridge-based internet giant moves into its newly constructed home across the street.  Google (Nasdaq: GOOG) will occupy floors two through nine at 150 Broadway, and plans a fall 2020 move in. Akamai will keep the first floor, but plans to move into itsContinue reading “Google to sublease Akamai’s Cambridge HQ”

Google, Facebook Unite With Trump to Protest French Tech Tax

(Bloomberg) — The relationship between President Donald Trump and the largest U.S. technology companies has often been frosty but a common opponent — France’s plan to tax U.S. tech giants — will bring the two sides together, at least temporarily.Alphabet Inc.’s Google, Facebook Inc. and Amazon.com Inc. are all scheduled to testify in Washington onContinue reading “Google, Facebook Unite With Trump to Protest French Tech Tax”