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Tony Romm / Recode:
Interview with Reid Hoffman, a vocal Trump opponent and Hillary Clinton supporter, on his recent political activism, including giving millions to candidates   —  Inside the tech mogul's 2017 political playbook for funding candidates, causes and companies.  —  It began with a simple card trick.
Sep 5, 2017, 2:15 PMIn context
Rani Molla / Recode:
Amazon, Alphabet, Intel, Microsoft, and Apple lead S&P 500 in R&D spending, with Amazon at #1 with $16.1B spent last year   —  Amazon is No. 1.  —  Tech companies lead top U.S. companies in R&D spending.  —  That's notable because spending on research and development is a key indicator …
Sep 3, 2017, 4:45 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Recode:
Seven months after inauguration, the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology still has no members; Trump admin says it'll resume work soon   —  Months later, there's still no one sitting on the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology.
Sep 3, 2017, 10:05 AMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
A challenge for Roku's IPO: Netflix and YouTube are huge on Roku, but they don't make Roku any money   —  The streaming video box company wants to be a streaming video services company.  But someone has to pay them for that.  —  Roku has spent the last few years fighting for your living room …
Sep 3, 2017, 1:55 AMIn context
Tony Romm / Recode:
Tech firms including Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google, and Microsoft call on President Trump to preserve the DACA program   —  The letter is organized by Zuckerberg-backed FWD.us, a day before Trump is expected to announce a policy change.  —  The chief executives of Apple, Amazon …
Aug 31, 2017, 11:52 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Recode:
Apple breaks its silence on net neutrality, urging the FCC not to roll back ban against fast lanes   —  It's the company's first comments in the 2017 debate.  —  Apple is breaking its silence on net neutrality, urging the Trump administration to preserve strong rules that prevent the likes of AT&T …
Aug 31, 2017, 1:10 PMIn context
Theodore Schleifer / Recode:
Judge sends Benchmark's lawsuit against Travis Kalanick to arbitration, allowing the former Uber CEO to avoid a potentially damaging deposition   —  Kalanick will likely avoid a deposition and the case will proceed quietly and quickly.  —  A judge granted former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick …
Aug 30, 2017, 4:13 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
Apple, continuing its fight with media partners, will likely only succeed with TV when it brings its original shows to market   —  4K movies?  Sure.  But that's not where Apple wanted to be in 2017.  —  Here's a head fake of a story: Apple and Hollywood studios are wrangling over pricing for …
Aug 29, 2017, 8:00 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Recode:
Expedia CEO will be Uber CEO   —  The board of Uber has voted and wants Expedia Dara Khosrowshahi to be its next CEO.  But here is a shocking twist for those who have had to endure this awful, messy and convoluted process: He has not been officially offered the job as of 15 minutes ago, said sources.
Aug 27, 2017, 8:18 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Recode:
Former GE CEO Jeff Immelt says he is no longer vying to be Uber CEO   —  He just tweeted.  —  Former GE head Jeff Immelt has pulled out of the race to become Uber CEO and just tweeted his withdrawal from the process.  Immelt, who is currently in Northern California, presented his vision …
Aug 27, 2017, 11:58 AMIn context

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