Senator Warren’s plan for “Platform Utilities” could down-size tech giants Amazon, Facebook, and Google

WASHINGTON — In her blog post written Friday of this week, “Here’s how we can break up Big Tech”, Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), calls for breaking apart certain components of … Continue reading Senator Warren’s plan for “Platform Utilities” could down-size tech giants Amazon, Facebook, and Google

Google pledges $1 Billion to prepare workers for tech jobs

PITTSBURGH, PA // BDPA Pittsburgh // – CNET reported Thursday, October 12, 2017, Google’s introduction of $1 billion in new initiatives aimed at training and educating workers to help them … Continue reading Google pledges $1 Billion to prepare workers for tech jobs

Now that Amazon Web Services and VMWare are Married, Who Were the Forsaken Few?

AWS and VMware executives officially unveil their cloud collaboration PALO ALTO, CA—One of bdpatoday’s highlighted stories from industry last week featured Amazon Web Services (AWS) and VMware executives officially unveiling their cloud collaboration. … Continue reading Now that Amazon Web Services and VMWare are Married, Who Were the Forsaken Few?

Google’s New Gadgets Phone ‘Home’

Alphabet, Inc. Dials-Up ‘Pixel’ to Launch Google’s AI Thrust by Tim Higgins and Nathan Olivarez-Giles SAN FRANCISCO, CA—Google, ubiquitous in internet search but long trailing in consumer hardware, announced today its new … Continue reading Google’s New Gadgets Phone ‘Home’

Black Girls Code gets $2.8 Million space within Google NY HQ

Black Girls Code now has its own space within the confines of Google’s New York HQ – in a space worth $2.8m – with aims of connecting young girls directly … Continue reading Black Girls Code gets $2.8 Million space within Google NY HQ

Google gives $1M to Bryan Stevenson’s racial justice effort

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — USA Today reports Google.org is teaming with Bryan Stevenson and his non-profit Equal Justice Initiative to push America to confront its violent racial history. The philanthropic arm … Continue reading Google gives $1M to Bryan Stevenson’s racial justice effort