Twitter said users will no longer be able to like, retweet or share offending content from world leaders.
Read more: Twitter explains when it will remove abusive tweets by world leaders
TikTok, the upstart social media app, has opened an office in Silicon Valley and begun to poach Facebook employees, multiple people familiar with the matter told CNBC.
Read more: TikTok has moved into Facebook’s backyard and is starting to poach its employees
On Tuesday, the University released the results to the 2019 Association of American Universities Student Survey on Sexual Assault and Misconduct, in which Harvard students were asked to complete last April. The data tell a disturbing story. Sexual and gender-based harassment and assault remain a serious problem here at Harvard, and at institutions of higher education nationwide.
Read more: Harvard’s Commitment to a Campus, World Free from Assault, Harassment
Launched in the midst of the financial crisis in 2009, Goldman Sachs’ “10,000 Small Businesses” program provided free business education, a network of support, and access to capital for small businesses across the United States. The company committed $500 million to fund the program and nine years later had graduated 7,300 participants, just shy of its goal. Harvard Business School professor Len Schlesinger discusses the success, impact, and future of the program in his case, “Goldman Sachs: The 10,000 Small Businesses Program.”
Read more: Goldman Sachs’ 0 Million Bet on Small Businesses
The results from this year’s study say the prevalence of sexual violence at Harvard and other participating universities persists at the same level as in 2015. The Gazette sat down with Deputy Provost Peggy Newell and Cahners-Rabb Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School Kathleen McGinn, who co-chaired the steering committee focused on the survey’s implementation, to discuss the results, and what they mean for both the Harvard community and the culture of American higher education.
Read more: Level of campus sexual violence largely unchanged, survey says
The Libra Council now consists of 21 members, down from the 28 corporate backers who initially said they would join the project.
Read more: Here’s who’s left on Facebook’s Libra project after exodus of top payments companies
WeWork sent a notice to tenants that it’s taking 1,600-plus phone booths out of service due to reports of ‘potentially elevated levels of formaldehyde.’
Read more: WeWork alerts members that at least 1,600 of its office phone booths are tainted with formaldehyde
Uber has laid off about 350 employees across several teams within the organization.
Read more: Uber lays off ‘about 350’ employees in self-driving, Eats and other divisions
Online travel company Booking Holdings has dropped out of Facebook’s libra, joining a growing list of firms that have exited the embattled cryptocurrency project.
Read more: Booking Holdings becomes the latest company to abandon Facebook’s libra