Google was hit with outages across some of the company’s main products on Monday, with users unable to access Gmail, Google Drive and YouTube for almost an hour. Users were left without email, and locked out of documents, from around midday in the U.K. Visitors to YouTube were met with a message saying: “Something went wrong”. The status page for Google’s Workspace products showed the...
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Now-former president Trump’s last minute pardon of self-driving car engineer Anthony Levandowski raises a fascinating question about crime and punishment in Silicon Valley. When a judge last year sentenced Levandowski to 18 months in prison for stealing a proprietary Google document, he said his goal was deterrence. As we reported at the time, the judge said letting Levandowski off...
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