Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired The Mueller Report Is Done. Now Comes the Hard Part

Hexbyte Tech News Wired The Mueller Report Is Done. Now Comes the Hard Part

Special counsel Robert Mueller finished his investigation into the 2016 presidential election Friday.James Berglie/AlamyContinuing a now time-honored tradition of creating explosive news late on a Friday afternoon, special counsel Robert Mueller has delivered his final report to attorney general William Barr. The Mueller probe, which began not quite two years ago, has come to its…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Amnesty Report: Twitter Abuse Toward Women Is Rampant

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Amnesty Report: Twitter Abuse Toward Women Is Rampant

Halie Chavez; Getty ImagesFor many women, especially journalists, politicians, and other public figures, Twitter is something to endure. Many have accounts out of professional necessity, but the cost of their participation in Twitter discourse is often abuse, threats, and harassment. Women learn to block, mute, report, and ignore their mentions. Some tweet directly at Twitter…

Report: IBM Watson Health slashes workforce – MassDevice

Report: IBM Watson Health slashes workforce – MassDevice

International Business Machine (NYSE:IBM) reportedly laid off 50% to 70% of the workforce at its Watson Health operation, primarily at recent acquisitions for which the tech giant paid at least $3.6 billion. The layoffs, according to a May 25 report in The Register, involve Cleveland-based Explorys and Dallas-based Phytel, which IBM acquired in April 2015 for undisclosed amounts. Cleveland…