• Google's Fuchsia and Area 120 Suffer Immensely From the Firm's Massive Layoffs

    16 days ago - By Tech Times

    Google's 12,000-person layoffs struck the Fuchsia OS and Area 120 incubator teams hardest.
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  • Google lays off most employees part of its Area 120 incubator

    Google lays off most employees part of its Area 120 incubator

    16 days ago - By Engadget

    Google's Area 120 division has been severely affected by the layoffs happening across Alphabet, according to Bloomberg and TechCrunch , which said the unit now has fewer than 100 employees after the most recent round of cuts. Area 120 is known as Google's in-house incubator, which works on experimental apps and products. Those include GameSnacks , an HTML5-based platform that enables users to load and play games quickly even on poor connections and basic smartphones. Sundar Pichai established the division in 2016 to " provide a purpose-built home for bottom-up innovation at Google." The...
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