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Culture Change and Conflict at Twitter

Culture Change and Conflict at Twitter

Two years ago, the company brought in a blunt executive to make things move faster and to promote diversity. Then the problems began.

Snopes Retracts 60 Articles Plagiarized by Co-Founder

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Snopes Retracts 60 Articles Plagiarized by Co-Founder

The fact-checking site has banned David Mikkelson, who owns half the company, from writing articles after a BuzzFeed News investigation prompted an internal review.

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Inside the White House-Facebook Rift Over Vaccine Misinformation

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Inside the White House-Facebook Rift Over Vaccine Misinformation

Frustrations grew behind the scenes among top leaders on both sides, potentially hurting the government’s efforts to overcome the pandemic.

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Even Your Allergist Is Now Investing in Start-Ups

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Even Your Allergist Is Now Investing in Start-Ups

The once-clubby world of start-up deal making known as “angel investing” has had an influx of new participants. It’s part of a wider boom in ever-riskier investments.This post was originally published on this site

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QR Codes Are Here to Stay. So Is the Tracking They Allow.

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Fueled by a desire for touchless transactions, QR codes popped up everywhere in the pandemic. Businesses don’t want to give them up.This post was originally published on this site

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Silicon Valley’s Best Pandemic Ever

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As the world reeled, tech titans supplied the tools that made life and work possible. Now the companies are awash in money — and questions about what it means to win amid so much loss.This post was originally published on this site

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Job-Hunters, Have You Posted Your Résumé on TikTok?

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Feeling limited by LinkedIn, some Gen Z-ers are now applying for jobs using TikTok résumés. Employers are paying attention.This post was originally published on this site

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Tech Workers Who Swore Off the Bay Area Are Coming Back

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Critics said the pandemic would make the industry flee San Francisco and its southern neighbor, Silicon Valley. But tech can’t seem to quit its gravitational center.This post was originally published on this site

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