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Uber’s HR chief steps down following racial discrimination probe

Uber's Chief People Officer Liane Hornsey has resigned after a third-party firm investigated allegations that she routinely dismissed internal racial discrimination complaints. She joined the company a month before former engineer Susan Fowler penned...

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Florida is appointing a cryptocurrency czar

Florida's Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis believes his state needs to start keeping a closer eye on cryptocurrency and Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs). That's why he created a position for a state-specific cryptocurrency czar who'll be in charge...

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Google X co-founder Yoky Matsuoka returns to Nest

Silicon Valley's most in-demand robotics professor has returned to Alphabet Inc.'s Nest.

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Facebook teases an app that makes live video look like fine art

In an interview at WSJD Live, Facebook's Chief Product Officer Chris Cox showed off an interesting AI-powered app that makes live video look like the work of famous artists like Monet or Van Gogh. Cox called it a "style transfer" app, that essentiall...

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