Tag: big tech

Mar 08 2022

Why this top CTO ditched Uber, Facebook for NFTs on Solana

Mar 08 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  big tech culture facebook hirings interview

Silicon Valley and big tech firms are increasingly losing talents and high- profile individuals to the greener pastures of the crypto industry. Green as in the freshness and the horizon of opportunities, and green as in money. As CryptoSlate reported...

Feb 22 2022

Why Big Tech is losing talent to crypto, web3 projects

Feb 22 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  big tech blockchain career crypto culture

Silicon Valley and big tech firms are increasingly having trouble keeping talented and high-profile individuals from leaving their organizations. It’s now evident that Web3 and the wider crypto- and blockchains space is becoming increasingly interesting for talents to join. It wasn’t long ago that landing employment at one of the big tech companies was a dream come true for many, and it may...

Mar 03 2021

Dan Larimer Reveals New Project to Combat “Tyranny” of Twitter

After quitting his role as EOS CTO in January, Dan Larimer has announced a new censorship-resistance social media project called Clarion. Larimer Takes on "Big Tech" Larimer made a GitHub post...

Feb 05 2021

US Senate Bill Re-Introduces Suspicious Activity Reports for Social Media

The bill would create “suspicious transmission activity reports” for tech platforms.

Jan 07 2021

Bitcoin and Ethereum Dominate Crypto Market Cap’s $1 Trillion Value

The cryptocurrency industry is now valued at over $1 trillion. Bitcoin and Ethereum hold roughly 80% of the market cap dominance. Crypto Market Cap Hits 12 Figures The cryptocurrency space has hit a value of $1 trillion. It's the first time the milestone has ever been reached. ...

Dec 08 2020

What Google, Apple Can Learn from Microstrategy’s Levered Bitcoin Bet

Dec 08 2020 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  analysis big tech

Microstrategy has announced the sale of $400 million in senior convertible notes to raise capital for purchasing even more Bitcoin. The firm has already bought $475 million BTC this year. Microstrategy Opens Leveraged BTC Position Microstrategy already has...

Nov 16 2020

Cory Doctorow: The Monopoly Web Is Already Here

The science fiction writer on how monopolies came to dominate today's economy and why the orthodoxy of tech criticism is wrong.

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