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Big Tech billionaires lost fortunes this year. The hit to your 401(k) might feel even worse

  By Sam Becker October 31, 2022 Billionaires raked it in during the early stages of the pandemic, but 2022 has not been nearly as kind. In fact, since the beginning of the year, some of the world’s richest tech billionaires—a list that includes Mark Zuckerberg of Meta Platforms, Elon Musk of Tesla, and Jeff … Continue reading Big Tech billionaires lost fortunes this year. The hit to your 401(k) might feel even worse

iRobot’s Roomba 694 is on sale for $199, plus the rest of the week’s best tech deals

The best budget robot vacuums for 2022Don’t spend a fortune on an autonomous dirt sucker. V. Palladino @valentinalucia   Are robot vacuums worth it? What to look for in a budget robot vacuum Best overall: iRobot Roomba 694 Runner up: Shark Ion RV765 Best bang for your buck: Anker Eufy RoboVac 11S   We all … Continue reading iRobot’s Roomba 694 is on sale for $199, plus the rest of the week’s best tech deals

Tubi Integrates FreeWheel’s Beeswax DSP In Its Ad Tech

Tubi Integrates FreeWheel’s Beeswax DSP In Its Ad Tech by Karlene Lukovitz  @KLmarketdaily, October 13, 2022   Fox-owned FAST Tubi has integrated FreeWheel’s Beeswax — a demand-side platform offering access to FAST and other connected TV inventory — into its supply-side advertising technology. Mutual clients of Tubi and Beeswax now have full access to Beeswax’s enhanced … Continue reading Tubi Integrates FreeWheel’s Beeswax DSP In Its Ad Tech

Google Shutters Stadia Cloud Gaming Service, Plans To Use Tech Elsewhere

Google Shutters Stadia Cloud Gaming Service, Plans To Use Tech Elsewhere by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, September 29, 2022 Google announced plans to shut down its cloud gaming service Stadia on January 18, 2023, to shed costs. Phil Harrison, VP and GM at Stadia, wrote in a post that the service has not “gained the traction … Continue reading Google Shutters Stadia Cloud Gaming Service, Plans To Use Tech Elsewhere

Tech buyers increasingly prefer buying from third-party marketplaces rather than vendors

A new report from G2 shows buyers shifting away from vendor interactions as vendor trust wanes. Kim Davis on September 14, 2022 B2B decision-makers in the market for software, including marketing technology solutions, have less patience with vendor interactions and increasingly look to buy from third-party marketplaces and re-sellers. That’s the main takeaway from the … Continue reading Tech buyers increasingly prefer buying from third-party marketplaces rather than vendors

A poll of over 580 tech leaders shows a return to the office looms

By Joe Lazauskas September 12, 2022 The Great Resignation. A return to the office. The tech downturn.     Tech founders and executives are facing a whirlwind of disruptive forces. On tech panels and podcasts from New York to Silicon Valley, the consensus has been that everyone should wait to see how things shake out. … Continue reading A poll of over 580 tech leaders shows a return to the office looms

A showdown between an ad tech firm and the FTC will test the limits of U.S. privacy law

By Alex Pasternack September 08, 2022   Who gets to know where you are? The question is at the heart of a new lawsuit by the US Federal Trade Commission against a little-known Idaho-based ad tech company, Kochava, which regulators accuse of unfairly selling the timestamped location information of millions of Americans. But before government … Continue reading A showdown between an ad tech firm and the FTC will test the limits of U.S. privacy law

China, U.S. Tech Stocks Climb Throughout The Week On Different Drivers

China, U.S. Tech Stocks Climb Throughout The Week On Different Drivers ValueWalk / 30 Aug 2022   Tech stocks in China and the U.S. are popping, although for different reasons. In China, an agreement between Washington and Beijing over their long-running audit disagreement triggered gains in Chinese tech stocks because their U.S. listings appear to be protected. … Continue reading China, U.S. Tech Stocks Climb Throughout The Week On Different Drivers