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Three Years of Misery Inside Google, the Happiest Company in Tech

Finally, to a remarkable extent, Google's workers really do take “Don't Be Evil” to heart.But in many respects, Google's most vexing threats during that period came from inside the company itself.

How Smaller Cities Are Luring High-Tech Talent

Even so, the demand for workers versed in new digital technologies outpaced the supply, pushing wages up in these cities and attracting even more skilled workers.The first round of applications opened in January and attracted 33 remote workers from a variety of industries including software, insurance, and media.

Trump Asks Tech Companies to 'Detect Mass Shooters Before They Strike'

President Donald Trump called for a wide range of bipartisan solutions to help stop future mass shootings, even proposing social media companies create technology that detects potential shooters.Whatever they need," Trump continued.

New tech gear of the month: review round-up (August 2019)

Here, we take a look at all of the tech gear reviewed on the site in the month of July.”4 out of 5FULL REVIEW: Roland DJ-505(Originally reviewed in Future Music)








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Studiologic SL Mixface
MusicRadar's verdict:“A very compact yet well-equipped controller that integrates with either a regular USB keyboard or Studiologic controller.

10 tech innovations we saw at the Cricket World Cup

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10 tech innovations we saw at the Cricket World Cup













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The ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup is over, and the England (and Wales) team won it.HotSpot(Image credit: Shutterstock)Part of the umpire’s Decision Review System (DRS), HotSpot is all about leg before wicket (lbw).

Chinese Tech Stocks Seek Boost From New Stock Exchange

China's new equity exchange for tech companies got off to rollicking start this week.The Shanghai Stock Exchange's Science and Technology Innovation board, dubbed the STAR Market by Chinese authorities, launched Monday with 25 newly-listed companies.

30 best July sales 2019 – fashion, fitness, tech, home appliances and more

Best July sales USWalmart's Big Save sale – live nowWalmart is running a Big Save sale with reductions on items in electronics, home appliances, sports and outdoors, clothing and more.Perhaps it saves on printing 'summer sale' and 'winter sale' stationery.

Leading By Obsession: Two Tech CEOs Share Their Secrets

The CEOs of two fast-growing tech companies, PagerDuty and Intuit, confessed on the stage of Fortune’s Brainstorm Tech in Aspen, Colo.The revelation came at the top of a conversation on “leadership” led by Fortune’s own CEO, Alan Murray, who asked both to share the secret of their success.

Big Tech: Regulation Is the Only Way to Restore Competition

Recent reports suggest that natural economic characteristics of these digital platforms are driving their persistent market dominance, creating a slew of harms.This means the problem is more complex—and more detrimental—than specific violations of antitrust law.

Artificial Intelligence Is Center Stage at Brainstorm Tech

I.is a key theme at this year’s Fortune Brainstorm Tech conference in Aspen, Colo.

No More Deals: San Francisco Considers Raising Taxes on Tech

The Salesforce tower in San Francisco, a symbol of tech's prominence in the city.In 2011, when the Twitter tax break passed, San Francisco was in a post-recession push to increase tech’s footprint in the city.

What’s on the Agenda for Brainstorm Tech 2019: Term Sheet

Centricus led the round, and was joined by investors including Yamaha Motors Ventures, In-Q-Tel, Corecam Family Office, Red and Blue Ventures and IP Group Inc.-bases graphene-based electronics technology company, raised £12.

Amazon Prime Day 2019: The Absolute Best Tech Deals Online

As Amazon's grim deals carnival roars to life once again, its storefront is laden with deep discounts.WIRED's Prime Day CoverageAbsolute Best Amazon Prime Day DealsAmazon Device DealsGoogle's Best Prime Day DealsPrime Day Tips and Early DealsHow to Shop Safe on Amazon, and MoreCheck our Prime Day Page for More Updates1-Year WIRED Digital + Print Subscription for $5 ($5 off)(Amazon Pay accepted.

Leaked Huawei Mate 30 Pro images show front display, face recognition tech

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Leaked Huawei Mate 30 Pro images show front display, face recognition tech



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Unofficial shots of the upcoming Huawei Mate 30 Pro have leaked out on Chinese social media site Weibo, giving us one of our clearest looks yet at what Huawei's next flagship phone could have in store.7-inch screen could be on the way with the Mate 30 Pro, sources suggest, and that would seem to match up with what we can see in the photos embedded below.

Amazon Prime Day 2019 is coming! Stay tuned for the best deals on guitars, drums, basses, music tech and musical instruments!

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Amazon Prime Day 2019 is coming!Stay tuned for the best deals on guitars, drums, basses, music tech and musical instruments!

4th of July sales 2019: the best tech, TV, and appliance deals still available

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4th of July sales 2019: the best tech, TV, and appliance deals still available



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The 4th of July sales are officially here, and that means not only a mid-week holiday filled with red, white and blue but also fantastic offers from your favorite retailers.If you'd like to browse complete sales at your leisure, we've included a handy list of retailers who are really going for it this 4th of July.

The tech that changed us: 50 years of breakthroughs

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1984: Macintosh
It was, for many years, a failed product.

Oppo shows off its Under-Screen Camera tech, and it could be the future of phones

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Oppo shows off its Under-Screen Camera tech, and it could be the future of phones



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One of the most intriguing distinguishing features between smartphones is how they deal with the problem of front-facing cameras taking up display space.Do they use a pop-up module, like the Oppo Reno or OnePlus 7 Pro, a 'punch-hole' in the screen like the Samsung Galaxy S10, a traditional notch like the Huawei P30 – or, as Oppo now seems to be doing, do they put the camera literally underneath the screen?

BMW Unveils Insanely High-Tech 'Vision M Next' Hybrid Supercar Concept

BMWThe latest futuristic ride under BMW's Visions program has been unveiled: a sub-three-second hybrid supercar dubbed the Vision M Next Concept.Its performance powertrain boasts a turbocharged inline-four and two electric motors, all of which work in concert to produce 600 horsepower.

Momentum grows to break up big tech, as Amazon, Facebook, Google and Apple face scrutiny

She even put up a "Break Up Big Tech" billboard in San Francisco, right in the heart of the tech industry.During a press conference last week, Jeff Wilke, head of Amazon's consumer operations, disagreed that this was an issue.