France pushes forward alone with new tax on big tech companies

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook Tax will come into effect from 1 January, but plans for an EU-wide levy have faltered The French finance minister, Bruno Le Maire, says he believes the tax will raise €500m in its first year. Photograph: Romuald Meigneux/Sipa/Rex/Shutterstock France is to press ahead Läs mer…

Revealed: Google's 'two-tier' workforce training document

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Google Exclusive: internal document shows how Google employees are trained to treat temps, vendors and contractors Following a walkout on 1 November, Google ended forced arbitration in sexual harassment cases – but only for FTEs. Photograph: Noah Berger/AP Google staff are instructed not to Läs mer…

Google Pixel Slate review: a strong case for death of Android tablets

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Google 4 / 5 stars 4 out of 5 stars. Great battery, browser and apps help a productivity powerhouse turn into an entertainment slate The Pixel Slate’s full version of Chrome in a touch-friendly, long lasting, slim and light tablet with Android app support Läs mer…

Google crackdown on secret ‘dark adverts’ in EU elections

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Google Tools launched to enforce transparency and avoid repeat of Russian misinformation campaign in Trump US elections Google will require adverts mentioning political parties to make clear who is paying for the advertising. Photograph: Jeff Chiu/AP Google has launched a set of tools across Läs mer…