TECH REPORT: 12/29/2021
Jane King speaks on the latest news in Technology, including tech companies pulling out of in-person attendance to trade shows due to health concerns, Meta hires from Apple, demand for Tesla grows, and DoorDash engineers are angry.
The second-largest maker of personal computer processors, joined the growing list of companies that have canceled in-person attendance at the CES trade show in Las Vegas, citing health concerns amid the spread of the latest variant of the covid-19 virus.
Meta has hired about 100 virtual reality and artificial intelligence engineers from apple in the last few months to prevent defections to Meta.
Tesla is in a strong position heading into 2022, with catalysts including robust Chinese demand and new factory openings in the U.S. and Germany.
DoorDash engineers are angry over being forced to deliver orders due to DoorDash’s new program, “WeDash”.