Google employees and contractors in New York briefly staged a walkout at midday following complains of unchecked executive power at the workplace. There were also claims of racism and sexism.
Leakage news reaching the tech world seem to indicate that something could be boiling up at Google top management. One that if not checked might just erupt and send the world most popular search engine/ most popular browser/ most popular digital advertisement and mobile OS producer company into a tailspin.
It is being reported that Google is planning on moving back its operation to China; something the current U.S. government administration is fervently against. There are also claims, the company is very much interested in securing a government contract, which will see top brains at Google work to build a super Artificial Intelligence (AI) system for the Pentagon.
It has become apparent that over the years, Google’s employees have grown to have a voice in the day-to-day running of the company. This time around, the people that actually hold managerial titles have a differing opinion about the direction the company will take from those of their junior staff.
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