Google Lays Off Thousands More Employees Despite Record Profits One Year After Laying off 12,000 Employees As Workers Begin Worrying AI is Slowly Replacing Them

Google has initiated significant layoffs across its various teams, including the Voice Assistant, hardware, engineering and ad sales teams, marking a continuation of the tech industry’s trend towards reducing workforce expenses. The layoffs have affected hundreds of employees within the Voice Assistant unit; hardware teams responsible for Pixel, Nest and Fitbit products; and a considerable … Read more

Microsoft is slowly building to a future where ‘every screen is an Xbox’

Taken on their own, today’s gaming announcements from Microsoft might not seem all that earth-shattering. A handful of unspecified Xbox games are coming to rival platforms, the subscriber numbers for Game Pass have grown, Diablo IV will lead the rush of Activision Blizzard titles on Game Pass, and more hardware is on the way, including … Read more

Anna ‘Chickadee’ Cardwell’s Husband Is Slowly Healing Amid His Grief

Anna ‘Chickadee’ Cardwell‘s widower, Eldridge Toney, is still battling with her absence two months after her tragic demise. The media personality, best known as Mama June‘s oldest daughter, lost her battle with stage 4 adrenal carcinoma in December 2023. Her death left a massive hole in the hearts of her loved ones, with her husband … Read more

Startup studio Hexa wants to partner with startups growing too slowly

Just a couple of weeks after announcing $22 million in fundraising, Paris-based startup studio Hexa is expanding beyond its studio model to partner with later stage companies that have already found product-market fit. Called Hexa Scale, with this program, the startup studio is looking for B2B companies that already generate some significant recurring revenue (ideally … Read more

Bodybuilder left bedbound by condition which is seeing her slowly “internally decapitated”

A bodybuilder in peak fitness after losing 16 stone has been left bedbound by a condition which is seeing her slowly “internally decapitated”. Melody Wakelin, 41, can barely walk and feels ”like a piece of furniture” rather than a human. She is facing a race against time raise money for pioneering surgery in Spain after … Read more

‘007: Road to a Million’ review: A tense Bond-themed game show that slowly builds

There were some moments, particularly during the opening episodes of 007: Road to a Million, when I didn’t think I was going to like the series. Like the James Bond movies that this spinoff game show draws its inspiration from, there’s an immediate sense of adventure and mystery. The problem is — also like some … Read more

Flying Titans slowly going where Deanna will take them

Choco Mucho setter Deanna Wong. –MARLO CUETO/INQUIREr.net Part of Choco Mucho’s current success in the Premier Volleyball League All-Filipino Conference can be attributed to Deanna Wong’s playmaking. But for her coaches, the Cebuana setter still has untapped potential that is waiting to be discovered. “When we (coaching staff) went to Choco Mucho, I really saw … Read more

Meghan Markle ‘slowly’ building career ‘behind the scenes’ with new strategy

Meghan Markle’s new plan for her career is slow and steady Meghan Markle’s new strategy for her career could play out very well for her, as per a royal expert. The Duchess of Sussex has signed with William Morris Agency (WME), which also represents Hollywood stars like Matt Damon and Joaquin Phoenix. Royal expert Jack … Read more

AP PHOTOS: As Alpine glaciers slowly disappear, new landscapes are appearing in their place

In pockets of Europe’s Alpine mountains, glaciers are abundant enough that ski resorts operate above the snow and ice. Ski lifts, resorts, cabins and huts dot the landscape — and have done so for decades. But glaciers are also one of the most obvious and early victims of human-caused climate change, and as they shrink … Read more