8 hot IT hiring trends and 8 going cold... CIO | 2017-09-18 10:00 UTC
Were seeing a number of shifts this year in hiring as technologies mature, new ones emerge and companies work to cut costs by blending full-time IT staff with contract work.While some see the gig economy as a flexible new way to work, one that appeals to
on 2017-09-19 00:39 UTC
Are Facebook And Google The New Colonial Powers?...
The key dynamics of colonialism for the residents are 1) a lack of choice and 2) a lack of power: the colonial power imposes a regime, either formally or informally, that limits the choices enjoyed by residents and limits their power to bypass or replace the colonial regime. In the classic
on 2017-09-18 17:10 UTC, Edited: 2017-09-18 17:13 UTC
The Silicon Valley Backlash is Heating Up...
Simmering 99 percenters angry over tech's growing power, mounting antitrust concerns, animus from ad-dependent media companies, tech jobs for foreigners over Americans and bias charges from the right. The people are preparing to take America back from the Silicon Valley elite overlords.
Amazon no longer sells the Fire TV...
Amazon has stopped selling the Fire TV amid rumors it's planning to introduce new devices. The dedicated landing page for the Fire TV says it's
on 2017-09-13 17:15 UTC
Google Accused of Trying to Patent Public Domain Technology...
A Polish academic is accusing Google of trying to patent technology he invented and that he purposely released into the public domain so companies like Google couldn't trap it inside restrictive licenses. The mystery remains surrounding Google's decision to patent something that it's in the public
on 2017-09-11 20:56 UTC, Edited: 2017-09-11 20:59 UTC
Google - HTC rumor...
Google is apparently "in the final stage of negotiations" to acquire HTC's smartphone division.
on 2017-09-08 16:11 UTC
What To Do About Google?...
Google's misbehavior has prompted calls for regulation. Potential remedies include breakups, common-carrier requirements, and beefed-up antitrust. Fortunately, Congress solved a similar problem in 1992, which provides a regulatory template.
on 2017-09-08 16:08 UTC