Tag Archives: money

The rise and fall of Uber CEO

admin/ June 22, 2017/ Software updates/ 0 comments

His ride as CEO of Uber came to an end Tuesday when he resigned after a seemingly endless series of scandals raised doubts over his leadership. Here’s a look at the highs and lows of the controversial entrepreneur’s career: Before Uber: As an undergrad, Kalanick teamed up with fellow UCLA computer science students to create Scour, a peer-to-peer file sharing

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Trump’s private talks with the tech industry

admin/ June 21, 2017/ Software updates, Technology gossip/ 0 comments

For the past seven months, tech giants like Apple, Google and Microsoft have been at war with the White House — fighting President Donald Trump in court over immigration, while blasting him in public for his stance on climate change. But those leading executives adopted a far more tactical tone on Monday, as the Trump administration kicked off its effort

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Massive network expansion coming up – DROPBOX

admin/ June 21, 2017/ Software updates, Technology gossip/ 0 comments

The plan involves several approaches including custom-built infrastructure similar to other web-scale companies like Google, Amazon and Facebook, but the company recognized it would take more than building hardware for its own unique needs. It also needed to find ways to speed up the process, and that meant providing services as close to the user as possible. This is known

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One Credit card for all transactions

admin/ June 21, 2017/ Software updates, Technology gossip/ 0 comments

If you’re like most of the people who read this site, you probably have a Spotify account and a Netflix account, and maybe you subscribe to one or more online video services. You probably have a card on file at Amazon.com and shop a variety of different e-commerce sites. Who knows, maybe you pay monthly for some sort of subscription

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