• A Tweet About Hacking During Defcon Gets a Google Engineer in Trouble

    7 days ago - By Wired

    Matt Linton says he was asked to leave Caesars Palace Thursday night after a tweet about an “attack” was reported to the police.
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  • Head Tesla engineer leaves for Apple to possibly reboot self-driving car

    Head Tesla engineer leaves for Apple to possibly reboot self-driving car

    7 days ago - By Digital Trends

    Apple's self-driving car project could get the reboot as a former chief engineer for Tesla Motors left the company to go back to Apple. Doug Field, who worked at Tesla from 2013 until last month, will go back to Apple.
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  • A former Google China exec says the company's plan to build a censored search engine in the country is likely a violation of human rights

    A former Google China exec says the company's plan to build a censored search engine in the country is likely a violation of human rights

    7 days ago - By Business Insider

    A former Google exec who worked in China has called Google's plan to build a censored search engine "stupid."
    Lokman Tsui, head of free expression for Asia, said he couldn't think of a scenario by which such a search engine didn't violate human-rights standards.
    Tsui said that Google no longer employs anyone with his former title, which was "head of free expression."
    Lokman Tsui didn't mince words.
    The Intercept on Friday published an interview with Tsui, Google's former head of free expression for Asia and the Pacific until 2014. The former Googler characterized Google's plan to build a...
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