Google is pursuing a cloud contract with the U.S. military that could revive internal employee furor over the company’s work with defense agencies, the New York Times reported. The contract shows the importance of lucrative government cloud deals as Google tries to take market share from rivals Amazon and Microsoft, even when they threaten to cause ethical pushback from workers. The company...
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