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Tony Romm / Recode:
Executives for wireless and drone firms, including AT&T and PrecisionHawk, lobby Trump to cut down on regulations in White House meeting   —  For the likes of AT&T and PrecisionHawk, the face time with the president offered a chance to push their agendas.
Jun 22, 2017, 12:40 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Recode:
Sources on White House tech meeting: Cook and Trump discuss immigration reform, Google talks AI, tech firms push back on tying H-1B visas to high paying jobs   —  For many, a meeting at the White House yesterday offered a chance to push their political and business agendas.
Jun 20, 2017, 2:32 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Recode:
Trump meets with tech execs, says US gov't must “catch up” with private sector; Cook calls for coding in schools; Bezos favors more adoption of commercial tech   —  The leaders of Apple, Amazon, Google and Microsoft, who met with Trump on Monday, have a few asks of their own.
Jun 19, 2017, 7:17 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Recode:
Sources: ex-Google exec Michelle Lee has unexpectedly resigned as head of USPTO, after Amazon, Facebook, Google, others asked Trump to renominate her in April   —  Michelle Lee, seen as an ally to the tech industry, was expected to stick around at USPTO.  —  The leader of the U.S. government's …
Jun 6, 2017, 6:30 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Recode:
The White House plans to discuss government modernization and immigration with technology execs at the first American Technology Council meeting next month   —  Government modernization, big data and high-skilled immigration are on the agenda, obtained by Recode.
May 20, 2017, 1:55 AMIn context
Tony Romm / Recode:
May 1, 2017, 9:30 AMIn context
Tony Romm / Recode:
FCC removes restrictions on ISPs raising prices for firms that need a dedicated connection, changes how TV station groups calculate their footprint   —  Republican Chairman Ajit Pai delivers some wins for AT&T, Verizon and a few players in the broadcasting industry.
Apr 20, 2017, 1:25 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Recode:
Amazon, Facebook, Google, Snap, and 150+ more file brief in federal court arguing against Trump's revised travel ban   —  Amazon, Facebook, Google and Snap are among those filing.  —  Amazon, Facebook, Google, Snap and more than 150 other tech companies told a federal court in Virginia today …
Apr 19, 2017, 5:25 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Recode:
Internet Association, which represents Google, Facebook, Twitter, Netflix, and others, tells FCC chairman Ajit Pai to keep Obama-era net neutrality rules   —  The D.C. lobbying group for Facebook, Google and others tells FCC Chairman Ajit Pai they have their doubts.
Apr 12, 2017, 11:25 AMIn context
Tony Romm / Recode:
Source: Internet Association, which represents Facebook, Google, Twitter, others, will meet with FCC's Ajit Pai next week to discuss net neutrality rule changes   —  Some in Silicon Valley fear the draft blueprint from FCC Chairman Ajit Pai lacks teeth.  —  A short-lived ceasefire over net neutrality is quickly coming to an end.
Apr 7, 2017, 4:05 PMIn context

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