Congress Is Eyeing Face Recognition, and Companies Want a Say

Daniel Castro, vice president at the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, a Washington think tank that receives funding from the tech industry, says face recognition rules would fit with the…

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3 Trends That Could Make Virtual Events Less Awful in 2021

If there was one common challenge that marketers and media pros faced in 2020—besides periods of existential horror—it was trying to figure out virtual events. Maybe you had to change…

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When AI Sees a Man, It Thinks ‘Official.’ A Woman? ‘Smile’

All 20 lawmakers are smiling in their official photos. Google’s top suggested labels noted a smile for only one of the men, but for seven of the women. The company’s…

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Marissa Mayer’s Next Act Is Here

When Marissa Mayer decided to start her own company, after nearly five years as Yahoo’s CEO and 13 years at Google, she turned to her rolodex of contacts. For a…

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What Every Tech Startup Should Know About Hiring

Startup tech entrepreneurs are often eager to grow their businesses as quickly as possible. That means hiring a lot of people, taking on a lot of new work, and aggressively…

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What Makes an Ideal Leader in a Startup Tech Company?

It’s arguable that some tech startups become successful simply because the idea is so unbelievably good that it’s practically fated to become a smashing success. But more often, the idea…

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