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google

Google Fires Engineer Espousing Racism and Sexism

  James Damore, 28, confirmed his dismissal from Alphabet Inc’s Google on Monday, after he wrote a 10-page memo that the company was hostile to conservative viewpoints shaped by a flawed left-wing ideology. The manifesto was quickly embraced by some, particularly on the political right, branding him a brave truth-teller....

manufacturing

Big Manufacturing Isn’t What It Once Was

There’s a whole new economy evolving and manufacturing, as we traditionally think of it, is a shrinking part of it. Yet, we are producing more now than we ever have before. What gives? Apple’s App Store and iTunes, Google and Facebook are examples. They only sell bits, there’s nothing material...

Driverless Car

Paper Chase: Driverless Cars

Equity markets are still riding record highs on hopes of improving economy, and the market shrugged off GDP contraction of -.1% in the first quarter which was largely blamed on the weather. Economists fully expect the economy to bounce back in the 2nd quarter.   Home prices continued to rise...

flat design

Microsoft Leads on Flat Design

  Design and Microsoft are far from synonymous, making the latter’s early arrival to the flat design party all the more surprising. Questions remain as to whether flat design is the long-term future of user interface design. As more and more services and companies are embracing this trend, flat design...