Bogomil Balkansky, a Google Cloud vice president in charge of recruiting apps who is a longtime lieutenant of Google Cloud CEO Diane Greene, has left the company, according to a person with knowledge of the matter. He previously worked for Greene at VMware and Bebop, the cloud startup Google acquired in November 2015 for $380 million. Balkansky has been the public face of Google Cloud’s efforts...
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YouTube is the latest social media giant exploring ways to integrate non-fungible tokens (NFTs). The details are vague, but Susan Wojcicki, CEO of the video platform, said in a blog post on Tuesday that the platform is looking ahead at ways it can help YouTube creators take advantage of the increasingly popular digital collectibles.On the surface, it seems routine for another social media...
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