Technology Day: Top tech trends that will turn the tables in 2022

By Vinod Jeyachandran, A truism of technology is that it’s always changing. And in the post-pandemic world, tech seems to be evolving faster than ever before. Innovations that once seemed unimaginable have become commonplace and more are on the way. To prove the point, here’s a look at seven key tech trends to watch for … Read more

US Stocks: Wall Street inches higher than Meta earnings offset GDP gloom

Wall Street edged higher on Thursday as strong earnings from Meta Platforms lifted battered technology and growth stocks and offset concerns around a contraction in US economic growth in the first quarter. The Facebook-parent rose 12.4% after it reported a stronger-than-expected profit and the social-networking site eked out user growth. Seven of the 11 major … Read more

Google to open tech hub in Nairobi as part of Sh115.5bn Africa investment

Technology Google to open tech hub in Nairobi as part of Sh115.5bn Africa investment Wednesday April 20 2022 By ADONIJAH NDEGEMore by this Author Summary The announcement follows last year’s commitment from Google CEO Sundar Pichai that the firm plans to invest Sh115.5 billion as part of its Africa digital transformation program. Google said that … Read more

Companies are pulling out all the stops to lure employees back to the office. But they’re missing the biggest draw

Companies are pulling out all the stops to lure employees back to the office. But they’re missing the biggest draw | Fortune You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Google contractors in Kansas City are first to unionize under Alphabet Worker Union

A technician gets cabling out of his truck to install Google Fiber. George Frey | Reuters Google Fiber contractors in Kansas City, Missouri voted to unionize Friday, becoming the first workers with bargaining rights under the Alphabet Workers Union. The group of 10 full-time workers are employed by BDS Connected Solutions through Alphabet and work … Read more

Google employees growing unhappy with pay and promotions, survey shows

Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai gestures during a session at the World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos. Fabrice Coffrini | AFP | Getty Images As Google prepares to bring most employees back to the office, the company is facing a workforce that’s increasingly unhappy when it comes to key issues like compensation and an ability … Read more