Thursday, August 18, 2022

Sandra Nath, Senior Contributor

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Versatile, a construction tech firm, has raised $80 million in funding

Versatile, a construction technology business, announced on Tuesday that it had raised $80 million in a private funding round headed by Insight Partners and...

An ex-Google executive identifies four serious risks associated with artificial intelligence.

Last week, the California Senate advanced a bill that would require Amazon (AMZN) to reveal details about the productivity-tracking algorithm used in its warehouses;...

Bidgely Secures $26 Million in Funding to Help Utilities Take the Lead in the Clean Energy Future

Bidgely announced today the completion of a $26 million round of strategic funding to support the company's utility electrification and decarbonization breakthroughs, which are...

China is outraged by Australia’s nuclear agreement with the United States and Britain.

The United States, the U.k., and Australia have unveiled a new Indo-Pacific security pact, which has been lauded by regional allies but criticized by...

The launch of Elon Musk’s SpaceX Inspiration4 was successful

A successful launch by Elon Musk's SpaceX on Wednesday evening resulted in the Inspiration4 orbiting Earth for the next three days. At 8:02 p.m....

It has been announced that Uber’s chief technical officer would be stepping down.

Sukumar Rathnam, Uber's Chief Technology Officer, is stepping down as the firm's head of engineering, according to a representative for the ride-hailing company late...

Staff from the Federal Trade Commission will deliver their conclusions on Big Tech’s smaller acquisitions.

On Wednesday, FTC staff will report their findings on commercial deals made by internet platforms such as Facebook (FB.O) and Alphabet's (GOOGL.O) Google that...

Microsoft to buy back up to $60 billion in shares and appoint Brad Smith as vice-chairman of the board

Microsoft Corp. (MSFT.O) announced on Tuesday that it will execute a $60 billion share repurchase program, increase its quarterly dividend by 11%, and name...

Ex-US intelligence officers admit to hacking US networks for the UAE.

Under a settlement revealed on Tuesday, three former US intelligence agents who worked as cyberspies for the United Arab Emirates admitted to breaking US...

In South Korea, Google claims to offer more than $10 billion in consumer benefits.

As the U.S. tech giant faces increased scrutiny from regulators and politicians, Alphabet Inc's (GOOGL.O) Google said on Wednesday that its presence in South...

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