Was Google wrong to fire anti-diversity memo author? – BBC News


BBC News

Was Google wrong to fire anti-diversity memo author?
BBC News
Google has fired an employee who wrote a controversial memo opposed to diversity programmes and hiring practices. The company's chief executive said the "offensive" text advanced "harmful gender stereotypes". Did Google do the right thing?
The engineer Google fired over the diversity memo has filed a complaint with federal labor officialsBusiness Insider


Women in Tech and the History Behind That Controversial Google Diversity MemoTIME
Google Manifesto Author Just Might Have a Legal CaseWIRED
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The 5 Best Skins In Overwatch’s Summer Games Event – Forbes


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The 5 Best Skins In Overwatch's Summer Games Event
Forbes
The new Overwatch Summer Games skins are upon us. We all know that Overwatch is really only half a competitive shooter and half a virtual action figure collection, and this new set of skins rounds things out nicely. We've got a set of sports-themed
Overwatch Summer Games 2017 skins are here and they're greatPolygon


Overwatch Summer Games 2017 And Its New Skins Are Now AvailableGameSpot
The New Overwatch Beach Skins AreKotaku
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Women Who Chase the Sun – HuffPost


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Women Who Chase the Sun
HuffPost
The total solar eclipse that will take place over North America in a couple of weeks is a chance for millions of people to experience an exciting event (with proper viewing glasses to protect our sensitive eyes, of course!). Given the population's
Here's what you'll see when the sun disappears during the total solar eclipseWashington Post



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Meet the New Heavyweight Champion of Dinosaurs: Patagotitan – U.S. News & World Report


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Meet the New Heavyweight Champion of Dinosaurs: Patagotitan
U.S. News & World Report
A new study describes the biggest dinosaur ever, a plant-eater that made T. Rex look like a munchkin. Aug. 8, 2017, at 7:31 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. Meet the New Heavyweight Champion of Dinosaurs: Patagotitan …
Patagotitan Mayorum: How the Biggest Dinosaur to Walk the Earth Came to Be So HugeNewsweek


Ginormous, 70-Ton Titanosaur Is the Largest Dinosaur on RecordLive Science
Largest dinosaur to walk Earth was length of three London busesSky News
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iPhone 8 Leak ‘Confirms’ Apple’s Biggest Problems – Forbes


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iPhone 8 Leak 'Confirms' Apple's Biggest Problems
Forbes
iPhone 8 will look fantastic and all signs point to it being a runaway success, even if it costs the earth. But Apple AAPL +0.81% does have problems with its biggest redesign yet and they were just confirmed… Predictably the source is acclaimed Apple
'iPhone 8' to enter mass production in mid-Sept., launch alongside 'iPhone 7s,' come in 3 colorsAppleInsider (press release) (blog)


New iPhone 8 leak gives us a clear view of device's sleek new designBGR
The iPhone 8 might not come in rose goldThe Verge
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Here’s how leaders in tech and beyond have responded to the Google memo controversy – Yahoo News


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Here's how leaders in tech and beyond have responded to the Google memo controversy
Yahoo News
Over the weekend James Damore, a software engineer at Google , shared a 10-page manifesto in which he argues that men are scientifically predisposed to being better leaders, better at technology and better Google employees. Damore confirmed in an …
Exclusive: Here's The Full 10-Page Anti-Diversity Screed Circulating Internally at Google [Updated]Gizmodo


Google Fires Author of Divisive Memo on Gender DifferencesBloomberg
Google has fired the employee who penned a controversial memo on women and techRecode
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ESPN’s standalone streaming service arrives in 2018 – Engadget


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ESPN's standalone streaming service arrives in 2018
Engadget
Disney bought a majority ownership in consumer streaming company BAMTech for $1.58 billion as part of plans to start its own video services. The first one up under the ESPN name offering coverage of multiple sports and launch in early 2018 — and they
Disney's new ESPN streaming service is launching next yearThe Verge


Disney to offer two streaming services and end its movie distribution agreement with NetflixLos Angeles Times
How Disney Wants to Take On Netflix With Its Own Streaming ServicesNew York Times
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Google’s decisive response to its sexism crisis makes Uber look even more flat-footed – Business Insider


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Google's decisive response to its sexism crisis makes Uber look even more flat-footed
Business Insider
Unlike Uber, Google is dealing with its public scandal over sexism well, say branding experts. Google's response has been swift, decisive and emphatic, while Uber was slow, dismissive and non-responsive. According to experts, the company can become a …
Google Manifesto Author Just Might Have a Legal CaseWIRED


Why are there so few women in tech? The truth behind the Google memoThe Guardian
The saga of the Google treatise goes on; Netflix nabs LettermanThe Mercury News
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