Over 1,600 Google employees who identify as being a part of a group called “Googlers Against Racism,” have asked the company to stop selling its technology to police departments, according to CNBC. The petition, which has been circulating inside Google since last week, specifically called out the company’s Cloud contract with the New York-based Clarkstown Police Department, which has been sued...
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The social and racial homogeneity of the venture capital industry has long been a source of frustration for entrepreneurs and investors alike. In recent years, this frustration has boiled over into a full-fledged movement, with a growing chorus of voices arguing that venture capitalists are destroying value by overlooking founders from swaths of the population including women, people of color...
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