Fears of escalating violence as online ‘hate factories’ sow division within Australia’s Indian community | Australia news- Tempemail

Concerns are growing that online “hate factories” spreading misinformation and propaganda about minority groups in India are influencing and radicalising people in Australia. In late February, men armed with bats and hammers attacked four Sikh students in a car in Harris Park in western Sydney. The occupants escaped unharmed, but Continue Reading

Uber sells loss-making flying taxi division to Joby Aviation | Technology

Uber has sold its loss-making flying taxi division, Elevate, to a Californian startup as the ride-hailing app abandons costly side projects in an attempt to turn a profit next year. The sale to Joby Aviation, announced late on Tuesday, comes a day after Uber ditched ambitions to develop its own Continue Reading

How to Stay Sane in an Age of Division by Elif Shafak review – a poignant look back at another age | Books- Tempemail

Two of the most intriguing walk-on characters in Elif Shafak’s How to Stay Sane are the little Egyptian girl named “Facebook” by her parents in that brief, optimistic phase of the Arab spring – and another baby given the name “Like” in Israel just a few months later. They are Continue Reading

Alibaba establishes 5G research lab under DAMO Academy research division – Benchmarking Change- Tempemail

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group will establish a research lab for the development of 5G technologies, under its DAMO Academy research division, the company said announced on Monday. Dubbed the Alibaba XG Lab, it comes as China rapidly deploys 5G base stations across the country and tech companies prepare to Continue Reading

Cult hires first communications director to launch dedicated comms division- Tempemail

Growing independent creative agency, Cult, has appointed Hugo Eyre-Varnier as its first communications director. Eyre-Varnier brings over two decades’ worth of experience to the role. He has run high profile campaigns for some of the world’s top independent ad agencies, tech start-ups and global networks. In the new position, he Continue Reading

The real bullies who spread hatred and division aren’t on Twitter – they’re in plain sight | Nyadol Nyuon | Society- Tempemail

There is no doubt that Twitter can be a hostile, even vicious, place. There is also little doubt that the viciousness on Twitter contributes to the “coarsening of political dialogue” and that in turn suffocates “civilised debate”. As stated by Amnesty International, the abuse experienced on Twitter, especially by women, Continue Reading

NTT launches new Global Data Centers division- Tempemail

NTT today announced the launch of its new Global Data Centers division, which incorporates e-shelter, Gyron, Netmagic, NTT Indonesia Nexcenter, RagingWire and other data center companies that formerly sat under the NTT Communications brand. This division operates one of the largest data center platforms in the world, now with over Continue Reading

Australian Antarctic Division begins hunt for new IT staff – Training & Development- Tempemail

After a week of record-breaking temperatures across Australia, with more hot weather on the way in the next two months of summer, a job looking after the information tech down in Antarctica might begin to look pretty appealing. The Australian Antarctic Division (AAD) is currently seeking applicants for a host Continue Reading