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Google CEO tells staffers the office is not a place to 'debate politics' after firing 28 for anti-Israel sit-ins

Google CEO Sundar Pichai sent a 1,200-word memo to his global workforce after pro-Palestinian staffers stormed offices in New York, Seattle and Sunnyvale, Calif.

Google Maps and Search updates find more economic ways to get around

When determining what's the best route to your destination, there are more factors to consider than directions.

House bundles TikTok ban-or-sale bill with Ukraine-Israel aid package, pressuring Senate

House lawmakers are expected to pass the bundled bills this weekend, setting up a vote in the Senate that could take place next week.

Biden admin gives $6.1B to Micron Technology to help boost chip factories in New York

The Biden administration reached an agreement to dole out a staggering $6.1 billion in government support for semiconductor manufacturer Micron Technology to produce advanced computer memory chips in New York...

Boston Dynamics introduces latest, fully electric humanoid robot that social media is labeling 'creepy'

“In the months and years ahead, we’re excited to show what the world’s most dynamic humanoid robot can really do – in the lab, in the factory, and in our...

Google fires 28 employees involved in sit-in protest over $1.2B Israel contract

In a companywide memo obtained by The Post, Google vice president of global security Chris Rackow said their “behavior was unacceptable, extremely disruptive, and made co-workers feel threatened.”

Bicyclist's life saved by smartwatch — it automatically called 911 after horrific crash: 'Apple thinks of everything'

Apple's digital guardian angel has come to the rescue again.

Google lays off workers as part of 'pretty large-scale' restructuring

The unspecified number of layoffs will affect teams in the company’s finance department, including its treasury and business services.

Google staffers arrested, placed on leave after 10-hour protest over $1.2B Israel contract

The shocking protests included a complete takeover of Google Cloud CEO Thomas Kurian’s office in Sunnyvale by workers wearing traditional Arab headscarves.

'Grand Theft Auto' videogame maker axing 600 jobs, scrapping projects

The cost-reduction plan is expected to result in total charges of up to $200 million.

LA high school students, parents warned about spreading deepfake nude photo threat

Multiple Los Angeles-area school districts have investigated instances of "inappropriate," AI-generated images of students circulating online and in text messages.

Google staffers in headscarves storm NYC, California, Seattle offices to protest company's $1.2B contract with Israel

They demanded that Google cancel its participation in "Project Nimbus" -- a $1.2 billion contract with Israel that involves Google Cloud as well as Amazon Web Services.

This restaurant gives a free bottle of wine — but you have to give up your phone

"We wanted to open a restaurant that was different from the others," Al Condominio owner Angelo Lella said.

NYC saw 'tech talent boom' as top destination for relocating workers in 2023: study

The Big Apple posted a 3.6% net gain in tech talent, meaning more workers relocated to the city than left to pursue opportunities, the analysis showed.

Meta's oversight board probing Facebook, Instagram response to deepfake porn: report

Taylor Swift and US Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez have been victims of artificial intelligence-generated deepfake porn in recent months.

Congressional panels that slashed DOJ antitrust funds have cozy ties to Big Tech: watchdogs

Last month, Congressional appropriators faced sharp criticism from antitrust hawks after a spending package included $45 million cut to the DOJ's antitrust wing.

Microsoft to invest $1.5B in Emirati AI firm G42, takes minority stake

Microsoft will invest $1.5 billion in United Arab Emirates-based artificial intelligence firm G42, giving the U.S. tech giant a minority stake and a seat on the board, the companies said in...

People are making 'digital clones' of themselves — to do their work for them

Holistic health advocate Deepak Chopra, 77, is one of several people who have digitally "cloned" themselves — his lifelike-AI fills in on Zoom calls.

Tech exec predicts 'AI girlfriends' will create $1B business: 'Comfort at the end of the day'

Greg Isenberg, CEO of Late Checkout, shared that he met a man in Miami who "admitted to me that he spends $10,000/month" on "AI girlfriends."