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Global Google walkout

Global Google walkout

Twenty thousand employees at worldwide locations walked out of offices on November 1 in protest of the company’s policies towards women.  New York Times investigative journalists exposed alleged incidents where senior executives were paid to

Google employee ethics backlash

Google employee ethics backlash

The company known for its “Do the right thing” ethics motto announced it will not renew its contract with a Pentagon drone AI program following resignations and a 4000 signature employee petition. Project Maven employs

New quantum partnership

New quantum partnership

The NSW Government is accelerating high-tech job opportunities by encouraging the development of a new Sydney Quantum Academy to cultivate the next generation of quantum engineers and put NSW in the fast lane of the

Health tech booming

Health tech booming

A few stories this week reveal stellar developments in the health tech industry. Google’s DeepMind AI has been applied to analysing medical images, accurately detecting eye disease data sets of thousands of photographs, more quickly