While Microsoft Was Making Its Climate Pledge, It Was Sponsoring an Oil Conference
"Microsoft is delighted to announce we are the digital transformation partner of the International Petroleum Technology conference."
How to Organize Your Workplace Without Getting Caught
Do you want to protest your company’s crappy record on sexual harassment? Are you thinking of unionizing? Here’s the Motherboard Guide to Secure Labor Organizing.
First Lawsuit of Its Kind Accuses Big Tech of Profiting From Child Labor in Cobalt Mines
Apple, Google, Microsoft, Dell, and Tesla are being sued over their alleged reliance on cobalt mined by children.
Bill Gates Is Worried About Living on $7 Billion. Millennials Have Some Thoughts About That.
The second-wealthiest man in the world declined to say if he'd vote for Sen. Elizabeth Warren given her plan to tax billionaires.
Internal Email Shows GitHub Plans to Renew ICE Contract
Even though GitHub leadership and others oppose ICE’s child separation policy, an internal email suggests GitHub won’t stop ICE from renewing a contract with the tech company.
Working on Microsoft’s Cortana Is Laborious and Poorly Paid
Leaked documents show that Microsoft’s contractors are paid between $12 and $14 an hour and are asked to transcribe as many as 200 audio clips per hour to train the Cortana virtual assistant.