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Kim Hart / Axios:
Uber threatens to fire Anthony Levandowski if he does not cooperate with a court's order to return any files he has back to Waymo   —  Uber has asked Anthony Levandowski, the executive at the center of a major lawsuit with Waymo, to cooperate with a court's order to return any files he has back to Waymo …
May 19, 2017, 1:50 PMIn context
Kim Hart / Axios:
Tech community “dumbfounded” by Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin's remark that AI won't supplant US jobs for “50-100 more years”   —  Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin riled the tech community this morning when he told Axios' Mike Allen that displacement of jobs …
Mar 24, 2017, 12:35 PMIn context
Kim Hart / Axios:
Trump renominates FCC Chairman Pai to another term, which runs through 2021   —  President Trump has renominated FCC Chairman Ajit Pai to another term at the agency, a Senate aide has confirmed to Axios.  The White House was hoping to move renomination papers to the Senate today ahead …
Mar 7, 2017, 2:40 PMIn context
Kim Hart / The Politico:
FCC releases damning report on AT&T/T-Mobile deal   —  The FCC is allowing AT&T to withdraw its application to acquire T-Mobile and reapply at a later date.  But in a blow to the company, the commission released a staff report that concludes the deal would cause huge job losses and eliminate a key wireless competitor.
Nov 30, 2011, 12:50 AMIn context
Kim Hart / The Politico:
Mr. Schmidt goes to Washington   —  Google is arguably the world's most successful Internet company, and that success — and maybe what the company did to get so far, so fast — will earn it an uncomfortable spot in the hot seat Wednesday.  —  The Senate Judiciary Committee's antitrust subcommittee …
Sep 21, 2011, 5:45 AMIn context
Kim Hart / POLITICO Pro:
Twitter hires former top FCC aide   —  Twitter is expanding its Washington presence.  —  The San Francisco-based social networking company announced Monday — via tweet, of course — that telecom policy veteran Colin Crowell will become Twitter's head of global public policy.
Aug 29, 2011, 1:15 PMIn context
Kim Hart / The Politico:
Tech industry waits for President Obama   —  They called him the first “tech president.”  —  But two years after they rallied behind his campaign and helped put him in the White House, technology industry executives give President Barack Obama mediocre reviews.
Oct 20, 2010, 1:55 AMIn context
Kim Hart / The Politico:
Facebook CEO talks privacy on Hill   —  Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg made his first visit to Washington Wednesday, meeting privately with members of Congress about online privacy and other technology issues.  —  Zuckerberg, the site's 26-year-old CEO, has received plenty of attention lately …
Jul 29, 2010, 12:35 AMIn context
Kim Hart / The Politico:
Google search: Political power   —  Google's aggressive tactics have put it on top of the business world, and now the Internet giant is looking to leverage the high profile and sterling connections of its CEO to achieve similar power in the political sphere.  —  Google boss Eric Schmidt …
Jul 17, 2010, 12:30 AMIn context
Kim Hart / The Politico:
Apple secrecy is bitter fruit on Hill   —  Apple is famous for its veil of secrecy around the new iPads and iPhones.  But Sen. John Rockefeller and others in Congress wonder whether the company has more than technological innovations to hide.  —  When Apple didn't participate in an April hearing …
Jun 14, 2010, 12:20 PMIn context

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