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#GoogleDoBetter: The latest on internal issues at Google and Alphabet

[ad_1] June 19 saw Alphabet’s annual shareholder meeting take place in Sunnyvale, California. With protestors on the streets outside and a number of progressive policies being tabled and ultimately voted down by the board, the meeting was the latest moment in a storied 12+ months of internal issues and public criticism leveled at the search …

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Google’s Pichai answers to Congress: The good, the bad and the frustrating

[ad_1] The appearance of Google CEO Sundar Pichai in front of Congress yesterday has been eagerly anticipated by those of us following the company’s tumultuous year in the face of criticism from international press, human rights organizations, and its own staff. The hearing – lasting more than three hours – was titled Transparency & Accountability: …

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Google Walkout: What the ‘five real changes’ demanded by staff will entail for the search giant

[ad_1] As I write this (1st November) thousands of Google staff in offices around the world have taken to the streets ‘to protest sexual harassment, misconduct, lack of transparency, and a workplace that doesn’t work for everyone,’ according to the movement’s official Twitter feed. The mass walkout is just the latest public display of employee …

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