Day: September 29, 2021

Amazon settles unfair labor claims with two fired tech workers

Tech workers have recently become more outspoken about concerns over their employers’ policies. Apple engineer Cher Scarlett recently helped launch an employee-activist group called #AppleToo, to collect stories from workers who’ve experienced harassment or discrimination, according to a report in the Verge, a tech website. Late last year, a prominent artificial-intelligence computer scientist, Timnit Gebru, …

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Valve is allegedly working on wireless VR headset codenamed ‘Deckard’

Join gaming leaders online at GamesBeat Summit Next this upcoming November 9-10. Learn more about what comes next.  Valve is allegedly working on a new VR headset after the Valve Index, or at least according to investigators who have discovered references to a new headset prototype within the SteamVR code. If the rumors are true, …

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The 4 Principles of Sustainability Innovation for Modern Brands

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Recently, the CEO of an established french luxury skincare brand discussed with me the overarching strategy behind his company’s exceptional sustainability performance. The sustainability challenge, we agreed, is both structural and one of communications. Suppliers are not innovating fast enough, obtaining certifications has become a box-ticking exercise …

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Discover What It Takes to Scale an Online Business

Disclosure: Our goal is to feature products and services that we think you’ll find interesting and useful. If you purchase them, Entrepreneur may get a small share of the revenue from the sale from our commerce partners. While it’s easier to start a business today than in years past, that doesn’t mean it’s easy altogether. Starting a business …

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DeepMind’s AI predicts almost exactly when and where it’s going to rain

First protein folding, now weather forecasting: London-based AI firm DeepMind is continuing its run applying deep learning to hard science problems. Working with the Met Office, the UK’s national weather service, DeepMind has developed a deep-learning tool called DGMR that can accurately predict the likelihood of rain in the next 90 minutes—one of weather forecasting’s toughest …

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