Microsoft Viva
Microsoft Viva: Employee Experience Platform for Teams and Microsoft 365

Microsoft has unveiled “Viva,” a new employee experience platform (EXP) designed to integrate with Teams and Microsoft 365.

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Google Faces More Backlash As Engineers Quit Over Timnit Gebru Firing

Google continues to face backlash from its firing of Dr. Timnit Gebru, with two engineers citing the company’s actions as the reason for their leaving.

Amazon Warehouse
Amazon Goes Full-Court Press Against Alabama Warehouse Union Efforts

Amazon is pulling out all the stops in its efforts to dissuade Alabama warehouse workers from unionizing, even campaigning in the restroom.

Amazon Flex Driver
Amazon Stiffs Drivers $62 Million in Tips

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has announced Amazon is settling to the tune of $61.7 million for tips it withheld from drivers.

Google Plex
Google Agrees to Pay $2.6 Million In Wage Discrimination Case

Google has agreed to pay $2.6 million to women and Asian workers to settle a discrimination case, according to the Department of Labor.

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Just 11% of Companies Expect All Staff to Return to the Office

A new report sheds more light on the state of remote working, suggesting permanent adoption may be more widespread.

Snowflake CEO Frank Slootman: Once You Get To The Cloud The Lid Is Off
Snowflake CEO: Once You Get To The Cloud The Lid Is Off

Once you get to the cloud all of a sudden the lid is off says Snowflake CEO Frank Slootman. People can just pursue their backlogs and whatever they can imagine.

Alphabet Workers Union
Alphabet Workers Announce Global Union Alliance, Alpha Global

In the wake of US Alphabet workers forming the Alphabet Workers Union (AWU), employees have announced the formation of a global union alliance.

Margaret Mitchell
Google Moving Against Second AI Ethics Researcher

Still mired in controversy over its firing of Dr. Timnit Gebru, Google appears to be repeating history with Margaret Mitchell, its Ethics AI lead.

GitHub Apologizes For Firing Jewish Employee Who Warned of Nazis

GitHub is backpedaling, apologizing for firing a Jewish employee who warned of Nazis and offering him his job back.