TikTok, the “day in the life” of Google employee Nicole Tsai, was fired

TikTok, the “day in the life” of Google employee Nicole Tsai, was fired

The ‘day in the life’ video of a fired Google worker on TikTok has gone viral as she captured her heartbreak after finding out she was one of 12,000 female workers fired by the tech giant earlier this week. Nicole Tsai, a TikTok “vlogger” based in Southern California, breaks down in tears in the video … Read more

Intel’s ‘Historic Collapse’ Triggers Chip Stock Sell-Off

Intel’s ‘Historic Collapse’ Triggers Chip Stock Sell-Off

Jan 27 (Reuters) – Five of the biggest U.S. chipmakers were due to wipe out nearly $15 billion in market value on Friday after Intel Corp hit Wall Street with dismal earnings forecasts, stoking fears of a collapse in the personal computer market. The company predicted a surprise first-quarter loss and its revenue forecast was … Read more

Japan tightens sanctions against Russia after deadly missile strikes in Ukraine

Japan tightens sanctions against Russia after deadly missile strikes in Ukraine

TOKYO, Jan 27 (Reuters) – Japan on Friday tightened sanctions against Russia following its latest wave of missile attacks in Ukraine, adding goods to an export ban list and freezing the assets of Russian officials and entities. The decision comes after Russia launched missile attacks in Ukraine, killing at least 11 people on Thursday, following … Read more

Vinícius Jr.: The effigy of a black football star hangs from a bridge in Madrid

Vinícius Jr.: The effigy of a black football star hangs from a bridge in Madrid

CNN — Vinícius Jr. scored against Atlético Madrid in Real Madrid’s 3-1 Copa del Rey quarter-final win on Thursday after an effigy of the star was hung from a bridge in Madrid ahead of the game. Alvaro Morato gave Atlético the lead but Rodrygo’s equalizer sent the quarter-final into extra time. Atlético were down to … Read more

A 26-year-old founded a medical start-up – the same year he lost almost half of his vision

A 26-year-old founded a medical start-up – the same year he lost almost half of his vision

Kevin Choi, CEO of Medi Whale, said he firmly believed his diagnosis was “no coincidence”. mediwhale As a Republic of Korea Marine Corps rifleman who underwent rigorous training as part of his National Service, Kevin Choi had “no doubts” about his medical condition. “I have pretty severe myopia, but I still believed I was very … Read more

Southwest posts quarterly loss, warns more losses to come after service slumps

Southwest posts quarterly loss, warns more losses to come after service slumps

New York CNN — Southwest Airlines reported a fourth-quarter loss due to the company’s service slump during the holiday travel season, and it warned the costs of those issues would result in another first-quarter loss. . The airline was forced to cancel more than 16,700 flights between Dec. 21 and Dec. 29, about half of … Read more

Reality show “Squid Game”: Three people received medical treatment during filming

Reality show “Squid Game”: Three people received medical treatment during filming

CNN — Three people received medical treatment while filming an actual “Squid Game” show, Netflix confirmed, but the streaming giant denied anyone suffered “serious injuries”. Netflix announced last year that it was launching “Squid Game: The Challenge” as a reality competition series based on its hit drama – a South Korean fictional series in which … Read more

Stock market chaos at NYSE caused by staffer’s ‘manual error’

Stock market chaos at NYSE caused by staffer’s ‘manual error’

Human error is to blame for the glitch that caused wild swings in stock prices at the start of trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday. According to Bloomberg News, a NYSE employee based at the stock exchange’s backup data center in Chicago did not shut down the disaster recovery system which is … Read more

The FBI seized a website used by a notorious ransomware gang

The FBI seized a website used by a notorious ransomware gang

CNN — The FBI seized a website that a notorious ransomware gang, which extorted more than $100 million from victims’ organizations, used to shame its victims, according to a posting on the website. The so-called Hive ransomware group’s dark website posted a message on Thursday saying it had been taken over “as part of a … Read more

SAP to cut 3,000 jobs and consider selling Qualtrics stake

SAP to cut 3,000 jobs and consider selling Qualtrics stake

SAP Headquarters. Krisztian Bocsi | Bloomberg via Getty Images German enterprise software company SAP said on Thursday it would cut up to 3,000 jobs, or about 2.5% of its workforce, becoming the latest tech giant to announce major layoffs. “We are further focusing our portfolio in areas where we are strongest to continue our accelerated … Read more