Google town hall meeting canceled after days of online harassment – The Verge


The Verge

Google town hall meeting canceled after days of online harassment
The Verge
A highly-anticipated town hall meeting inside Google was canceled today due to the employees' concerns around online harassment. The all-hands meeting was intended to address the controversy around an internal memo that argued women were …
Google cancels meeting on diversity, citing workers' safetyFox News


Google Abruptly Cancels Town Hall About That MemoWIRED
Google Cancels Town Hall After Employee's Controversial Diversity MemoNPR
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Apple Accidentally ‘Confirms’ iPhone 8 Is Massive – Forbes


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Apple Accidentally 'Confirms' iPhone 8 Is Massive
Forbes
Apple AAPL -3.59% is supersizing the iPhone. Numerous case leaks, schematics and dummy units all point to a 1.1-inch jump from the iPhone 7's 4.7-inch display to 5.8-inches. But now Apple's own software has confirmed this… Like so many of the major …
Hands-On With an iPhone 8 Dummy ModelMac Rumors


HomePod firmware provides detailed look at iPhone 8 screen layout, resizable Home button, more9to5Mac
'iPhone 8' reveal delayed to November, according to South Korean supply chain sourcesAppleInsider (press release) (blog)
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Google cancels town hall meeting on gender memo, citing safety concerns for employees – Business Insider


Business Insider

Google cancels town hall meeting on gender memo, citing safety concerns for employees
Business Insider
Google CEO Sundar Pichai abruptly canceled a company-wide town-hall meeting to address the diversity memo controversy, telling employees that safety concerns had forced him to pull the plug on the event hours before it was to begin. The meeting was …
How Silicon Valley's Workplace Culture Produced James Damore's Google MemoThe New Yorker


Google's Sundar Pichai cancels internal meeting on gender issues in light of online harassment concernsTechCrunch
Fired Google engineer compares high-paid tech job to Soviet forced laborThe Verge
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Climate report: Hottest year, highest greenhouse gas marks, record sea levels – CNN


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Climate report: Hottest year, highest greenhouse gas marks, record sea levels
CNN
(CNN) The records highlighted in the "State of the Climate in 2016" report from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration sound ominous. • Global land surface temperatures last year were highest in 137 years of record keeping. • Sea surface …
The New York Times Botches a Climate-Change StoryNational Review


2016 confirmed as planet's hottest yearPolitico
US report confirms 2016 as warmest year on recordBBC News
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Can you really go blind staring at an eclipse? Tips for safe viewing – CNN


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Can you really go blind staring at an eclipse? Tips for safe viewing
CNN
(CNN) On August 21, the moon's shadow will block the sun from view in a total solar eclipse. The day the sun disappears is coming. Wherever you are in the United States, you're going to want to look up, and that's OK. Every astronomer in the country
Science Says: Solar specs needed for safe viewing of eclipseSFGate


What the eclipse will look like in your backyardNBC Montana
Total Solar Eclipse 2017: Everything you need to know about the big dayWSB Atlanta
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A Genetically Modified Pig Could Become Your Organ Donor Thanks to CRISPR Gene Editing – Fortune


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A Genetically Modified Pig Could Become Your Organ Donor Thanks to CRISPR Gene Editing
Fortune
Gene editing technology has been making waves for the past year for its revolutionary medical promise. And it could eventually become a tool that lets pigs serve as organ donors for humans following a milestone advance reported by genomics-centered …
Scientists edit pig genome with goal of human organ transplantsGant Daily


Birth of CRISPR'd pigs advances hopes for turning swine into organ donorsSTAT

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One Of Uber’s Largest Investors Just Sued Former CEO Travis Kalanick – BuzzFeed News


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One Of Uber's Largest Investors Just Sued Former CEO Travis Kalanick
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Benchmark, an early investor in Uber, is suing the ride-hail giant's former CEO for allegedly increasing "his power over Uber for his own selfish ends." Posted on August 10, 2017, at 12:42 p.m.. Ryan Mac. BuzzFeed News Reporter. William Alden. BuzzFeed …
Uber's Graves Stepping Down From Leadership RoleTheStreet.com



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How Silicon Valley’s Workplace Culture Produced James Damore’s Google Memo – The New Yorker


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How Silicon Valley's Workplace Culture Produced James Damore's Google Memo
The New Yorker
Though Damore's memo draws on familiar political rhetoric, its style and structure are unique products of Silicon Valley's workplace culture. Photograph by Jeff Chiu / AP. Last week, a software engineer at Google, James Damore, posted a ten-page memo, …
Ex-Google Employee Kelly Ellis Boasts About Employment Blacklist for James Damore SupportersBreitbart News


Google to Hold 'Town Hall' After Controversial Gender MemoNBC Southern California
'I'm not a sexist': Fired Google engineer stands behind controversial memoWatertownDailyTimes.com
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Google to Hold ‘Town Hall’ After Controversial Gender Memo – NBC Southern California


NBC Southern California

Google to Hold 'Town Hall' After Controversial Gender Memo
NBC Southern California
Google will be a hosting a town hall to discuss diversity, led by CEO Sundar Pichai and members of the tech giants leaders. The meeting comes after days of scrutiny over a controversial memo written by an engineer that criticized the companies
'I'm not a sexist': Fired Google engineer stands behind controversial memoWatertownDailyTimes.com


He Speaks: Fired Google Engineer Blasts Company's Intolerant CultureTownhall
Report: More Than 50% of Google Employees Are Against the Firing of James DamoreBreitbart News
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Remy Ma Takes Shot at Nicki Minaj on Episode of ‘Wild ‘N Out’ [Watch]

Remy Ma and Nicki Minaj‘s beef seemed to have died down, but after Remy’s appearance on Nick Cannon‘s hit show Wild N’ Out it may have just been resuscitated. In the teaser clip of the upcoming episode, Remy and husband Pappoose guest star as the teams are playing a game of “Rest in Peace,” which […]

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