Top Indian-origin executive to head Facebook’s Workplace

indica News Bureau – Senior Indian-origin executive Karandeep Anand has been elevated to head Workplace by Facebook – the social media giant’s two-year-old enterprise communication tool. Anand’s appointment comes at a time when Facebook is embroiled in several controversies, including security breach, a #DeleteFacebook movement, and its founder Mark Zuckerberg being summoned to testify before […]

Congresswoman Jayapal takes Pichai on issues of sexual harassment, hate speech

indica News Bureau –   Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal took on fellow Indian American and Google CEO Sundar Pichai, who appeared before the Congressional committee for a grilling by lawmakers on December 11, over issues of sexual harassment and hate speech. Jayapal asked Pichai to voluntarily commit to ending forced arbitration for all internal employee issues […]

TiE Inflect, an event transformed

With fewer booths, more youth and women rejuvenate 25-year-old event   Ritu Jha   Thousands of Indian techies, young students aspiring to be an entrepreneur attended The IndUS Entrepreneurs (TiE) Inflect 2018, (an annual conference formerly known as TiEcon). This year’s focus of the two days conference on May 4 and 5, was on artificial […]