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Laid-off tech workers can use this uncertain time as an opportunity to reassess and plan for the next career move. Getty Companies and their constellations of leaders, employees, investors and boards love the word “growth”. Growth means expansion and more funding. This means hiring and increasing production. This leads to fun office perks and big bonuses. It’s the sign of success, and what company doesn’t want to brag about it? We are now seeing the overambitious growth of startups and established tech giants — Microsoft MSFT Google GOOG Amazon AMZN and Meta — has a human cost. MORE FORBESHow the…

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Quantum Computing (QC) has the potential to transcend the classical boundaries of computing in applications of interest to the Intelligence Community (IC) and the DoD. Qubits – the indivisible units or “bits” of quantum information in a quantum computer – exhibit quantum coherence[1] and entanglement[2],[3] but are also subject to noise and couplings with the environment, which weaken the coherence and lead to the loss of quantum information during the calculation and thus produce calculation errors. Fortunately, qubits can be organized into computational units called logical qubits (LQs) that work to preserve quantum information and coherence by detecting errors within…

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“What must we do to receive a call? » That was the question players, coaches and fans of The Boy McComb’s varsity football team kept asking during Thursday night’s second-round playoff game against Greene County at CC Moore Stadium. The Tigers had to fight through a lot of adversity. The game was delayed for over an hour due to a lack of referees and once the game finally started, the Tigers felt they couldn’t get a single call to move on. At the end of the night, McComb’s football season came to a controversial end with the Tigers losing to…

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Summary The Hertz bankruptcy took a positive turn when the used car market got hot. The company was able to emerge from Chapter 11 with a growth plan focused on electric vehicles and AI. Is Hertz moving too fast for the market to keep up? Bankruptcy seemed nigh impossible for most major publicly traded companies in 2020 and 2021 as unprecedented easy money policies kept cash flowing. Even Carnival Corp. (CCL) and the hydrocarbon exploration company Occidental Petroleum OXY Corp. (OXY), whose balance sheets were in shambles even before the pandemic abruptly cut their operations, managed to survive. Yet one…

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This AI just wants to be your friend, Brian.Picture: ProX.teamSteam gets a bunch of new games all the time, but one was the headlines this week for its absurdly exorbitant price tag of $2,000. This game, The hidden and the unknown, isn’t really worth your time, especially considering it has that extremely long opening text that deals with men’s rights and the “human cycle” of reproduction. Uh.Developed by ProX.team, The hidden and the unknown is the latest indie Steam game to capture some of the internet’s attention for several reasons. Yeah, that it’s true $2,000. Yeah, that really takes less…

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startup entrepreneur business owner Getty How can entrepreneurs use technology to scale their business? originally appeared on Quora: the place to acquire and share knowledge, allowing people to learn from others and better understand the world. Reply by Natalie Franke, Chief Evangelist at HoneyBook, the Quora: Independent businesses are more technologically enabled than ever. Platforms exist today to meet all their business needs; whether it’s creating a custom website, automating their marketing efforts, or managing their customer flow. Importantly, software has enabled independent businesses to bring their processes online and deliver a high-quality, personalized customer experience at scale. The power…

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Max Domi would fit in well with the Maple Leafs’ second line. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)With the March 3 trade deadline fast approaching, the Toronto Maple Leafs have just over a month to bolster their roster before another decisive playoff series, where they will attempt to extinguish their demons by playoffs.There isn’t much financial flexibility to work with though, meaning general manager Kyle Dubas will likely be limited to one notable acquisition this year.The Maple Leafs, like several other NHL clubs, are strapped for cash this season and currently sit well above the $82.5 million salary cap. But with…

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Chief’s flagship lounge clubhouse in New York. (Photo courtesy of the chef)Photo courtesy of the chef VShief, the exclusive women’s network open only to women vice presidents and above, has been called the “club with the waiting list of 60,000 women”. For individuals, her peer mentoring groups and online workshops with Amal Clooney or Michelle Obama come with an annual prize of $5,800+. Access to his glam “clubhouses” in cities like San Francisco and New York works even better. But now, the Women Executives Network is launching a new offering for corporate clients that will not only expedite employers’ review…

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Jan 23 (Reuters) – Slower cloud spending by inflation-hit companies is expected to dampen sales momentum at Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) and Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) and add to the sector’s problems which laid off thousands this month.After years of meteoric growth, fueled more recently by remote work and study during the pandemic, demand for cloud computing has cooled over the past nine months and sales growth could slow further, analysts said.Reuters ChartsEnd-user cloud spending on services, including those from the world’s largest providers – Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft’s Azure – is expected to rise 20.7% this year after growing…

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Picture: Wonder / Crystal DynamicsLate last week, Square Enix announced that its beleaguered Live service game 2020, Marvel’s Avengerswill no longer receive new content or major updates after March 31. And all official support for the game will end September 30, 2023, with digital sales also ending on that date. While you can still play it offline and online with friends after those dates, it’s effectively game over for the struggling online action game. Still, even in death, developer Crystal Dynamics has just confirmed that the Spider-Man character will remain exclusive to the PS4 and PS5 versions.This saga began when,…

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