Amazon announced on Thursday that it will invest $700 million into programs that offer training to 100,000 of its employees by 2025 so they can move into more skilled roles or jobs outside of Amazon. The company said the “upskilling” program includes initiatives to help non-technical employees enter software engineering careers, offer paid apprenticeships and teach machine learning skills, among...
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Ban It, Divest It or Regulate It? Washington Looks for an Answer to TikTok
Hi, welcome to your Weekend!Interesting dinner table discussion this week: My 13-year-old daughter, hearing about Nancy Scola’s cover story on TikTok’s war in Washington, offered her prediction for what would happen if the U.S. took the drastic step of banning the app.“Every teenager in America would refuse to come out of their rooms,” she said. “They’d be so mad. They just wouldn’t go out...
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