Hewlett Packard Enterprise is reportedly cutting jobs again — this time about 10% of its workforce (HPE)

Hewlett Packard Enterprise is cutting 5,000 jobs as part of a wider effort to slash costs at the company, Bloomberg reported. The layoffs will affect about 10% of HPE’s workforce, including employees both in the US and abroad, according to the report. HPE will start making the cuts before the end of the year, Bloomberg […]

Music streaming has saved the music industry

Music streaming services are finally offering some hope for the recorded music industry. According to a mid-year report from the Recording Industry Association of America, the estimated retail revenues from recorded music rose 17% in the first half of 2017, with revenue from music streaming sites accounting for 62% of the total market. Revenues from […]

A director who tried to charge white men more to see his new movie says he’s getting death threats

Canadian filmmaker Shiraz Higgins is navigating the backlash following a controversial ticket pricing he proposed for his new movie, which has since led to a flood of racist comments and even death threats. For the September 28 premiere in Victoria, British Columbia of his new movie, “Building the Room,” a documentary about stand-up comics, Higgins […]

The 9 steps that Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook will take to ‘protect election integrity’ (FB)

On Thursday, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg outlined 9 steps that Facebook would take to “protect election integrity” and “make sure Facebook is a force for good in democracy,” including the delivery of $100,000-worth of Russia-linked ads to government officials and investigators. “I care deeply about the democratic process and protecting its integrity,” he said during […]