Even scientists funded by Zuckerberg think Facebook is screwing up

[ad_1] Over 140 scientists who have received funding from the philanthropic group, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, sent Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Saturday calling the social networking company out for its recent stance on President Donald Trump’s inflammatory posts on police brutality protesters.  “As scientists, we are dedicated to investigating ways to better…

Andela CEO confirms staff cuts as layoffs hit African tech – TechCrunch

[ad_1] Africa-focused tech talent accelerator Andela has let go 135 employees, CEO Jeremy Johnson confirmed to . Senior staff at the company — with offices in New York and five African countries — will also take salary cuts of 10% to 30%. The compensation and staff reductions are a result of the economic impact of…