A new report from the World Economic Forum found that the U.S. has the largest AI workforce, but also one of the largest AI gender gaps.
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The media executive resigned from his role at the company in September after a dozen women came forward alleging sexual misconduct. Moonves has denied the accusations.
Read more: Ex-CBS CEO Les Moonves will not receive 0 million in severance pay after sexual misconduct probe
Twitter said Monday that its support form exposed information like phone number country codes to IP addresses in China and Saudi Arabia.
Read more: Twitter tanks after disclosing that its support form exposed data to IPs in China and Saudi Arabia
Oracle stock rose as it beat expectations for earnings and revenue in its second quarter.
Read more: Oracle rises on second-quarter earnings beat
The deal could help medical distribution giant McKesson get a leg up in blockchain services.
Read more: McKesson’s Change Healthcare is close to buying blockchain health-tech start-up PokitDok
Stocks in Hong Kong have had a rough year and the outlook for 2019 remains largely bearish, analysts and investors say.
Read more: Hong Kong stocks stuck between a ‘rock and a hard place’ for 2019
WHEN Harvard president Lawrence S. Bacow stressed the vital role of immigrants in both higher education and the economy during his October installation address, economist William R. Kerr’s research team cheered. The D’Arbeloff-Class of 1955 professor of business administration, Kerr studies the future of work, with a particular focus on high-skilled immigrants and their impacts on the U.S. economy. At a time when immigration provokes fierce debate in American public life, he argues in The Gift of Global Talent (Stanford) for reforms to streamline the U.S. immigration system and attract more overseas talent.
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Driving Digital Strategy, by Sunil Gupta, Carter professor of business administration (Harvard Business Review Press, $32). And on the other hand, a nuts-and-bolts guide for businesses about rethinking their strategy, value chain, customer engagement, and organization to succeed in a pervasively digital era.
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The story also cited a Missouri court of 22 women who said their use of baby powder “caused them to develop ovarian cancer.” The stock market reacted immediately by taking 10 percent off J&J’s stock, causing a drop of almost $40 billion in J&J’s market capitalization.
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Dreamscape Immersive — backed by Hollywood’s biggest players including IMAX, AMC, Fox and Warner Bros. — is opening up its first permanent location this weekend in one of Los Angeles’ biggest malls,
Read more: Virtual reality start-ups offer a VR experience that’s part movie theater, part theme park