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Jonathan Vanian


Oakland, CA, United States

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Past articles by Jonathan:

Sony believes this is key for its A.I. future

Sony wants to be a leader in artificial intelligence and ethics at a time of widespread cynicism about companies pushing A.I. for societal good. → Read More

Some cracks are showing in Facebook's virtual reality armor

Facebook’s plan to dominate the nascent world of virtual reality is experiencing some pushback in actual reality. → Read More

Employers: Get serious about hiring talent of color

George Floyd's murderer is sentenced, Black campus police sue white colleagues for racial harassment, and Tik Tok loses its competitive advantage → Read More

Here's everything to know about Microsoft's new Windows 11 software

Windows 11 as a major overhaul of Microsoft's flagship operating system for personal computers. The updates features new designs, pre-installed software, and interoperability with Android apps. → Read More

Google and Microsoft's venture capital arms are pouring $120 million into this data-crunching startup

Data-crunching startup Incorta received $120 million in new funding from Prysm Capital, GV, M12, Grid Ventures, Sorenson Capital, Kleiner Perkins, Telstra Ventures, and others. → Read More

Amazon and Salesforce are deepening their ties to fight Microsoft and Google

Amazon Web Services and Salesforce are expanding a corporate partnership so that they can wage cloud warfare against Microsoft and Google. → Read More

Fiddler AI lands $32 million in funding from Insight Partners, Lockheed Martin, and Alexa Fund

Fiddler AI lands $32 million in funding from Insight Partners, Lockheed Martin, and Amazon's Alexa Fund. → Read More

This fintech startup convinced Warren Buffett to back its business

Nubank co-founder Cristina Junqueira explained during Fortune's Global Forum conference why she believes Berkshire Hathaway invested in her startup. → Read More

EA just suffered a major hack, with criminals stealing code that powers FIFA 21

Electronic Arts suffered a major hack, with criminals stealing source code that powers FIFA 21 and the Frostbite gaming engine, used in video games like Madden NFL 21, Battlefield, and Anthem. → Read More

How Nissan, Rolls-Royce, and Virgin Hyperloop hope to revolutionize travel

As the world starts traveling again, the leaders of Nissan, Rolls-Royce, and Virgin Hyperloop are looking to change transportation forever. → Read More

Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky: Expect longer trips after COVID-19

Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky said that monthly stays now make up about a quarter of the business. → Read More

SurveyMonkey changes its name as it expands beyond surveys

SurveyMonkey changed its name to Momentive in a rebranding intended to emphasize that it does more than corporate surveys. → Read More

Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson: We’re gearing up for the ‘great human reconnection’

After big pandemic pivots, Starbucks looks to reclaim its spot as the "third place." → Read More

Cisco CEO Chuck Robbins: Empathy is not a trend

Executives need to understand how major issues like the coronavirus pandemic and systemic racism have affected every worker. → Read More

Turning a microaggression into a teachable moment

Black women running for office, the godmother of grunge music, and why we need to diversify the real estate industry → Read More

U.S. Secretary of Commerce to CEOs: Stop checkbox hiring

Gina Raimondo wants executives to change the way they hire. → Read More

5 key reveals from Apple’s WWDC developer event today

During its WWDC 2021 virtual event on Monday, Apple showed off updates to its most popular apps, including FaceTime and Photo. → Read More

EA's CEO on the pandemic-driven video game boom and streaming's future

Here's what EA CEO Andrew Wilson has to say about video gaming in a post-pandemic world. → Read More

How Amazon is tackling the A.I. talent crunch

Amazon, like other tech giants including Google and Facebook, is hunting for workers who are experts in artificial intelligence. → Read More

Insurance firm Lemonade backtracks on claims it uses A.I. to scan customer faces for hints of fraud

Lemonade faced a wave of criticism after a poorly worded tweet implied that it uses A.I. in a controversial manner. → Read More