Satya Nadella

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No Salary Hike For Microsoft Employees This Year

Weeks after Microsoft layoffs caused resentment; the Satya Nadella-led tech giant is reportedly not planning to give any salary hike(s) this year. As per a report, Microsoft Corp is reducing its budget for bonuses and stock awards this year. The announcement came as a major drawback for employees, hoping for a hike in salary. Microsoft CEO Nadella said, "This year the economic conditions are very different across many dimensions.

Fri, 12 May 2023 - 09:02 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Microsoft, Tech giant, salary hike, Economic Conditions, Satya Nadella

Courtesy: Outlook India

Sundar Pichai

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CEO Sundar Pichai Hints Another Lay Off At Google

Google CEO Sundar Pichai hints another mass lay offs at the company. In an interview, Pichai said, the focus is on moving people to its most important areas and he did not rule out the possibility of another mass layoff. Pichai said, the company is looking into all aspects to re-engineer the cost base in response. Furthermore, as of now, the company has laid off 6% of work force.

Thu, 13 Apr 2023 - 06:05 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Work Force, Mass Lay Off, Sundar Pichai, Google, Tech giant



Google Shuts Down 'Translate Service' In Mainland China, Releases Statement

Citing low usage, US Tech Giant Google announced to shut down its translation services in Mainland China. On October 3, the company released a statement, "We are discontinuing Google Translate in Mainland China, one of the tech giant's few remaining products still available in the country". This is the second time Google ended any service. Back in 2010, Google ended Search Engine services, after it stopped self-censoring.

Tue, 04 Oct 2022 - 07:49 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Mainland China, google translate, Tech giant, United States Of America

Courtesy: ANI

Google cloud gaming platform Stadia

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Google Rejects Reports Of Cloud Gaming Platform Stadia Shut Down

Earlier this week, rumors about Google Stadia's demise began to circulate. It caused quite a commotion in the gaming community. In response to rumors that the tech giant might shut down its cloud gaming service platform later in 2022, Google has publicly denied the accusations. The world's largest technology company Google said it is still "working on bringing more… read-more

Sun, 31 Jul 2022 - 04:25 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Google, gaming platform, stadia, Tech giant, Rumours

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Google Eyes To Uplift Women Through Its $25 Million Grant

Google announced a financial aid worth $ 25 million for those organisations that are uplifting women on the occasion of Women's day on March 8. Launched under its charitable arm, the grant will provide incentives between $300,000 and $2 million. Besides, the company will provide non-monetary support. Currently, through its flagship Internet Saathi Program, Google will help 1 million women in rural India.

Mon, 08 Mar 2021 - 05:34 PM / by Ronit John

Tags: Google, Tech giant, tech giant google, International women's day, Sundar Pichai

Courtesy: Business Standard