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Google is helping relieve the knowledge workers of the world from the drudgery of email — by revealing how inhuman it was in the first place.
The city’s tech elites were divided over the initiative, which is seen as an effort to hold their companies accountable for exacerbating the local housing crisis.
How the company and local officials flesh out plans for the new corporate presence will be crucial to the economic lift it produces.
There were tax breaks. Ads on Seattle buses. Amazon latte art. And, finally, fading hope that the e-commerce giant would be coming to town.
Amazon defied expectations by splitting its second headquarters into two locations. For the internet company, it seems to be working out rather nicely.
Investigators outlined “a disturbing disregard” of privacy in a broad look at online tools used by political campaigns.
The company, citing a human rights report it commissioned, said it was moving to prevent further abuses of its platform in Myanmar. Critics said they were unconvinced.