Divesting from one facial recognition startup, Microsoft ends outside investments in the tech
Microsoft is pulling out of an investment in an Israeli facial recognition technology developer as part of a broader policy shift to halt any minority investments in facial recognition startups, the c
Uber delivers letter of sexual harassment probe recommendations
Former Attorney General Eric Holder and his law partner Tammy Albarrán announced some highly anticipated recommendations based on an internal harassment probe to employees in an all-hands meeting th
Crunch Report | Microsoft Reveals The Xbox One X
Uber moves forward with Holder report reccomendations, Microsoft reveals the Xbox One X, Snap Spectacles 2.0 might have augmented reality built in and Jaguar Land Rover bets on Lyft. All this on Crunc
Uber board reportedly receiving Eric Holder’s report this week
Uber's board of directors will reportedly hear the results of former Attorney General Eric Holder's investigation into its workplace culture on Wednesday. The investigation by Holder was announced aft
Uber allows more time for sexism probe, expects report by end of May
Uber's management is expecting an external investigation of its workplace culture to report by the end of May.
How Uber can permanently regain trust
This week, Uber has taken steps to let employees -- and the broader world -- know that it plans to address its cultural failings as a company.
Uber board member Arianna Huffington releases statement after company all-hands
Following a scathing report of sexual harassment at Uber over the weekend, CEO Travis Kalanick hosted an all-hands meeting today, along with board member Arianna Huffington and Chief Human Resources O
Airbnb hires former Attorney General Eric Holder to craft anti-discrimination policy
Here’s a sentence I never thought I’d write: former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is joining Airbnb to fight discrimination on the short term rental platform. Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky a
Africa Roundup: DealDey Acquisition Creates VC Exits
The DealDey acquisition marks continued outside investor confidence in the value proposition for African e-commerce—expected to top $75 billion by 2025, according to McKinsey Consulting.