What Does The Online Safety Bill Mean For The Tech Industry? – New Technology – UK – Mondaq

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If you’ve paid any attention to the news over the last
couple of days, you may have seen a fair amount of controversy
surrounding changes made on 29 November to the UK’s Online
Safety Bill.

The Bill

So what is the Bill and what does it entail? It …….

War in Ukraine will continue to affect the global tech industry, report finds – Verdict

War in Ukraine will continue to affect the global tech industry, report finds

“The impact on software development supply chains will be felt, but its magnitude is hard to predict,” the researchers wrote.

Russia and Ukraine are home to a significant share of the global software developer workforce, which is mostly unavailable to global tech clients due to the war.

At…….

Queens invites businesses to incubators in a bid to grow its tech industry – Crain’s New York Business

The 3D App and DevJee, both property-technology firms, said participating in the Rockaways incubator will give them a deeper connection to Queens as they grow.

“I live in Rockaway, and my kids go to school here,” said Kathirvel Kumararaja, president of DevJee, founded in 2015. “To see tech incubation happen in my neighborhood is great.”

Kumararaja added that having a base…….

Tech Industry Layoffs Mean Added Headaches for H-1B Visa Workers – Bloomberg Law

A wave of layoffs at Amazon.com Inc., Twitter Inc., and other major tech companies is creating an additional level of uncertainty for workers on temporary H-1B specialty occupation visas, who face potentially having to leave the country on top of losing their jobs.

H-1B workers generally have 60 days after losing employment or until the end of their visa’s authorized validity period—w…….

Tech industry squeezed by U.S.-China rift: “The music is going to stop” – Axios

Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios

The new round of efforts to slow China’s access to semiconductor technology the U.S. announced last month went further than many people expected. And the Biden Administration isn’t slowing down, with more restrictions seen as likely.

Why it matters: The tech industry once drove a wider movement to tie the world’s economies together. Now it’s becoming…….

Exam Dump Cheating: Tech Industry Workers Scam Their Way Into New Jobs, Higher Pay, Promotions – Business Insider

Bill really didn’t want to fail.

A Midwestern tech worker who had risen to become a vice president of IT at a big bank, Bill was set to take a Microsoft certification test to prove his proficiency with the company’s Azure platform. Passing the exam would help boost his career, adding another technical certification to his résumé that he …….

Tech industry troubles aren’t as bad for workers as you think – Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Workers leave the Google offices in Chelsea on Friday, June 17, 2022.
Photo: Hiram Alejandro Durán/THE CITY

This article was originally published on Oct 12 1:53pm EDT by THE CITY

The headlines say New York City’s tech sector is in trouble. The data says the city’s tech firms are still growing.

Last week Peloton, the home exercise company whose revenues and stock soar…….

This Black Hacker is Shaking Up the Tech Industry One Hackathon at a Time – The Root

Photo: Courtesy of Jenny Chang and Damilola Awofisayo

Damilola Awofisayo hasn’t always been a fan of STEM. As a matter of fact, she thought it was useless at one point in her life. She was born in America but moved to Nigeria from ages 7 to 11, the technology was not dependable. “Nigeria had a society where we didn’t have stable electricity, we didn’t h…….

This Black Hacker is Shaking Up the Tech Industry One Hackathon at a Time – The Root

Photo: Courtesy of Jenny Chang and Damilola Awofisayo

Damilola Awofisayo hasn’t always been a fan of STEM. As a matter of fact, she thought it was useless at one point in her life. She was born in America but moved to Nigeria from ages 7 to 11, the technology was not dependable. “Nigeria had a society where we didn’t have stable electricity, we didn’t h…….