Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired The 2010s Killed the Cult of the Tech Founder. Great!

Hexbyte Tech News Wired The 2010s Killed the Cult of the Tech Founder. Great!

When Larry Page and Sergey Brin announced they were giving up their “day to day” duties at Alphabet early this month—leaving the heavy lifting to Google CEO Sundar Pichai—an era ended in more ways than one. As much as the news made history for the Mountain View search giant, it was also a fitting end…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Microtasks Might Be the Future of White-Collar Work

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Microtasks Might Be the Future of White-Collar Work

Normally, when you open Facebook, you see pictures of your friends’ awesome vacations or links to maddening political stories your dad is sharing—your basic emotional goulash of FOMO and TMI. But last year, the nerds at Microsoft Research tried something different: They put bits of office work into the News Feed.The researchers created an AI…

Hexbyte  News  Computers Another director leaves the Uncharted movie

Hexbyte News Computers Another director leaves the Uncharted movie

The Uncharted movie, based on the massively popular Indiana Jones-like game series, has lost another director, according to Deadline. Its release date has also been pushed back. Deadline says Travis Knight, who most recently directed Transformers spinoff Bumblebee, had to drop from the Uncharted movie because of scheduling difficulties. The movie is set to star…