Starting next week, Twitter will offer a general amnesty to suspended accounts that haven’t broken the law or engaged in egregious spam, Elon Musk said in a tweet. Musk announced the plan after he ran a Twitter poll earlier this week on whether to offer such an amnesty. In the poll, 72.4% of respondents answered “yes” to the idea. It’s unclear how many suspended accounts will be reinstated. ...
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Alphabet has doubled the headcount in its Google Cloud unit since early 2019, according to data obtained by The Information, outstripping Alphabet’s overall hiring growth. The rapid growth helps explain why Google Cloud’s losses continue to widen even as its revenue grows rapidly. Google’s hardware unit and YouTube also each roughly doubled headcount between the first quarter...
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