Why today’s most promising young people are choosing to work in tech instead of finance – CNBC

CNBC Why today's most promising young people are choosing to work in tech instead of financeCNBCWhile high-potential grads from top universities used to make a bee-line for lucrative careers in finance, today's young people are increasingly pursuing jobs in tech. A global study we conducted with Randstad of over 4,000 members of the Gen Z […]

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Texas Tech announces $2.75 million gifts from Cargill, Teys Australia for meat science – Amarillo.com

Amarillo.com Texas Tech announces $2.75 million gifts from Cargill, Teys Australia for meat scienceAmarillo.comStanding outside of the Texas Tech University Animal and Food Sciences Building on Wednesday afternoon, Tech President Lawrence Schovanec announced a combined $2.75 million in philanthropic investments from Cargill and Teys Australia to support …and more »

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These big tech companies pay their interns the most – TechCrunch

TechCrunch These big tech companies pay their interns the mostTechCrunchIt's May, and that means the window for locking down internships at tech companies is rapidly closing. In reflection of the 2017 recruiting season, Glassdoor took some time to analyze its anonymized salary data, producing a report of the highest-paying …Tech Internships Paying Big Bucks for College […]

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FCC Leader Seeks Tech Companies’ Views on Net Neutrality – New York Times

New York Times FCC Leader Seeks Tech Companies' Views on Net NeutralityNew York TimesWASHINGTON — Ajit Pai, the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, met with Facebook and other tech companies this week to seek feedback on his intention to unwind aspects of net neutrality, the rules that require broadband providers to …and more »

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San Francisco has gotten so expensive, some tech companies can’t convince employees to move there – CNBC

CNBC San Francisco has gotten so expensive, some tech companies can't convince employees to move thereCNBCWhen Australian digital media marketing and commerce company Rokt decided to start its U.S. outpost in 2014, it first headed where most tech startups find their footing: San Francisco. But it struggled with the fierce competition for tech talent in […]

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Top tech firms avoid encryption issue in government talks – The Guardian

TechCrunch Top tech firms avoid encryption issue in government talksThe GuardianThe joint message from the tech firms, which met Rudd on Thursday afternoon, focused on curbing extremist material and “ensuring terrorists do not have a voice online”. In her own statement, Rudd said this had been the focus of the meeting but insisted …UK wants […]

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Banks and Tech Firms Battle Over Something Akin to Gold: Your Data – New York Times

New York Times Banks and Tech Firms Battle Over Something Akin to Gold: Your DataNew York TimesSAN FRANCISCO — The big banks and Silicon Valley are waging an escalating battle over your personal financial data, including the amount you spent on dinner last week and how much you are paying for your mortgage. Technology start-ups […]

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