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Uber moves to repair tainted image with 20 firings, 1 hiring

Uber moves to repair tainted image with 20 firings, 1 hiring

On Tuesday, the company announced it had fired 20 employees over the last few months related to issues raised in one investigation , while dozens of others remained on notice or in training programs to help deal with the issues. Uber has seen a shake-out in its executive ranks as it works through a series of scandals that included disclosures about a culture of sexism, cut-throat workplace tactics, and covert use of law enforcement-evading software.


Overwatch Double XP Weekend Will Conclude Anniversary Event

Overwatch Double XP Weekend Will Conclude Anniversary Event

Asked about whether the dance emotes will becoming unlockable after the event, the official Overwatch Twitter account gave this reply: "The dance emotes are Overwatch Anniversary event items". Of course, there's no evidence to suggest that this wasn't necessarily Blizzard's plan all along, and even if it is true, developers responding to community feedback is not a bad thing.



Is your iPhone or iPad ready for AR?

Apple's new mobile operating system now enables French, Chinese, Italian, English and German translations via the new Siri . With this, users can now make payments directly fro the iMessage app . Called "Do Not Disturb While Driving", the feature will activate if a phone is connected to a vehicle through either Bluetooth or a cable, or potentially using speed detection to know if a user is in a auto when it is moving.



Nokia Corporation (NOK) Valuation Review

To make a proper assessment, investors seek a sound estimate of this year's and next year's earnings per share (EPS), as well as a strong sense of how much the company will earn even farther down the road. If you are viewing this article on another site, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of United States & global trademark & copyright laws.



WWDC 2017: Apple Brings Siri-Powered Smart Speaker HomePod

Apple is taking on Google Home and the Amazon Echo with its Siri sporting HomePod smart speaker, revealed at its World Wide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2017. The Echo, released in 2015, and Google Home, released a year ago, were the first entrants in a promising market. More than 35 million people in the US are expected to use a voice-activated speaker at least once a month this year, more than doubling from last year, according the research firm eMarketer.



Campaigners welcome new 'do not disturb' iPhone feature

F YOU'RE one of the remaining people still rocking an iPhone 5 or iPhone 5c, Apple has confirmed some bad news for you. Self-destructing photos is one of the most popular features of Snpachat. It's 2017 and Apple's iPad still doesn't support multiple user accounts. The iPhone's NFC chip now only works for Apple Pay . ".we are excited to announce support for the new app and its file management capabilities".