The party’s over: China clamps down on its tech billionaires | Chinese economy- Tempemail

In a Politburo group study session on 23 November 2015, China’s president, Xi Jinping, recommended the book Capital in the Twenty-First Century by the French economist Thomas Piketty. “The rich data he used demonstrated that … unrestrained capitalism accelerates wealth inequality … [His] conclusion is worth us pondering on.” Back Continue Reading

Facebook no, Twitter yes: which tech firms let the Taliban post? | Taliban- Tempemail

As Kabul fell to Taliban forces over the weekend, social networks struggled to cope with the renewed attention brought to the organisation – and its presence on their platforms. In the US, Republicans expressed outrage that Twitter, which had permanently banned Donald Trump from its platform in January, seemed content Continue Reading

Tech chiefs called in to No 10 over racist posts to black England players | Social media- Tempemail

Boris Johnson has summoned tech companies to Downing Street to order them to do more to tackle online abuse, amid mounting criticism of the government after black England players were deluged with racist posts in the aftermath of their Euro 2020 defeat. The England footballer Tyrone Mings has criticised the Continue Reading

Pentalog Iasi: Where Tech Rookies Become Smart Cookies- Tempemail

Many successful careers in Pentalog Iasi began with a summer internship. For 10 years, our PentaStagiu program has given students training on a variety of tech topics from top engineers. Many of the graduates are still with us today, holding operational and even managerial roles. With the hard work of Continue Reading

10 Years of Pentalog Cluj: The Right FIT – Fun, Innovation, and Tech- Tempemail

This year, June has a special place in my heart: Pentalog Cluj turns 10. It’s also my tenth year with Pentalog — what a ride it’s been! I’m talking about a decade filled with incredible memories and achievements and I’m grateful to all the colleagues who helped turn this dream Continue Reading

CTO Fundamentals – Become an Effective Tech Leader- Tempemail

Pentalog and Bunnyshell launch CTO Fundamentals, a series of webinars for tech leaders who want to expand their knowledge and become the best in their field. Cornel Fatulescu, Pentalog’s Chief Platform Officer, will host these live sessions. He will offer valuable tools and real-life examples gathered in his role as Continue Reading

Florida governor signs law against tech firms de-platforming politicians | Florida- Tempemail

Florida has taken on a leading role in Donald Trump’s war on social media companies, after Governor Ron DeSantis signed a new law allowing legal action against the “deplatforming” of political candidates. DeSantis, a staunch Trump ally, portrays the measure as protection against “censorship” by “Silicon Valley elites”. Free speech Continue Reading

Big Cybersecurity Tips For Remote Workers Who Use Their Own Tech – Tempemail

As the total number of people working from home has grown dramatically in the last year or two, so has the number of individuals who use all of their own technology for their jobs. If you’re a remote worker who relies on your own PC to get your work done, Continue Reading

Tech playing growing role in UK domestic abuse cases, experts say | Domestic violence

Domestic abuse cases requiring specialist support because technology has played a key role have soared over the last year, the largest specialist provider of domestic abuse investigation services in England and Wales has warned. Complex tech abuse cases involve perpetrators using multiple accounts and devices to abuse, control and monitor Continue Reading

The meltdown at Basecamp shows even small tech firms are sociopathic | John Naughton

Basecamp is a plucky little (57-person) tech company that makes useful and imaginative project-management software and innovative email software. Or, rather, it was until a fortnight ago, when it suddenly became embroiled in a traumatic internal row between its employees and its two cofounders, Jason Fried and David Heinemeier Hansson, Continue Reading