Techmeme

Results 1 - 10 of about 114:

Brian Chesky / The Huffington Post:
Airbnb CEO: we could collect $21M per year in taxes for New York if tax laws change   —  The $21 Million Problem  —  As New Yorkers prepare to finish their taxes and send checks to New York City and State, it's worth considering a simple fact: my company is legally prohibited from helping collect …
Apr 15, 2014, 4:45 PMIn context
Matt Sledge / The Huffington Post:
House and Senate members pressing Attorney General on “aggressive” prosecution of Aaron Swartz   —  Eric Holder Criticized On Anniversary Of Aaron Swartz Death  —  Members of the House and Senate are pressing U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to answer questions about the …
Jan 10, 2014, 6:00 PMIn context
Ryan J. Reilly / The Huffington Post:
FISA Court Reauthorizes NSA Phone Metadata Collection   —  Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court on Friday reauthorized the National Security Agency's phone surveillance program, the Director of National Intelligence said in a statement.  The reauthorization order was not immediately available …
Jan 3, 2014, 5:30 PMIn context
Gerry Smith / The Huffington Post:
California Lawmaker To Introduce Bill Mandating Smartphone ‘Kill Switch’   —  A California state senator plans to introduce legislation next month that would require every new smartphone sold in the state to carry anti-theft technology that renders the device inoperable if stolen.
Dec 19, 2013, 2:20 PMIn context
Gerry Smith / The Huffington Post:
How Stolen Smartphones End Up In The Hands Of Colombian Cartels   —  This article is part of a Huffington Post series exploring the global underground trade in stolen smartphones.  Previous stories in the series can be found here.  —  BOGOTA, Colombia — In the capital of a country notorious …
Dec 12, 2013, 9:25 PMIn context
The Huffington Post:
Top-Secret Document Reveals NSA Spied On Porn Habits As Part Of Plan To Discredit ‘Radicalizers’   —  WASHINGTON — The National Security Agency has been gathering records of online sexual activity and evidence of visits to pornographic websites as part of a proposed plan to harm the reputations …
Nov 27, 2013, 1:55 AMIn context
Jeffrey Young / The Huffington Post:
Obamacare Website Will ‘Work Smoothly’ By Late November, Official Says   —  HealthCare.gov, the online portal to Obamacare enrollment, will reliably allow consumers to shop and sign up for health coverage by late November, a senior adviser to President Barack Obama said Friday.
Oct 25, 2013, 5:20 PMIn context
Gerry Smith / The Huffington Post:
Inside The Massive Global Black Market For Smartphones   —  Before a federal SWAT team descended last summer, one storefront in a Detroit suburb attracted so many people bearing shopping bags stuffed with iPhones and iPads that managers installed a port-a-potty on the sidewalk.
Jul 14, 2013, 9:25 PMIn context
Luke Johnson / The Huffington Post:
George W. Bush Defends PRISM: ‘I Put That Program In Place To Protect The Country’   —  Former President George W. Bush defended PRISM, the Internet spying program that began under his administration but remained secret until The Washington Post and The Guardian revealed its existence last month.
Jul 1, 2013, 2:45 PMIn context
Alexis Kleinman / The Huffington Post:
Last Telegram Ever Will Be Sent In India Next Month   —  The world's final telegram will be sent next month by India's state-run telecommunications company, the Christian Science Monitor reported.  The July 14 stop date will be over 160 years after Samuel Morse sent the first telegram in the U.S. in 1844.
Jun 18, 2013, 11:50 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
FansChoice.tv and Ooyala choose Microsoft to help them deliver content to anyone, on any device  —  On Monday at the 2014 NAB Show exhibition, Microsoft is showing the latest technology innovations for the broadcast media industry.
Atlassian:
5 Steps to launching a thriving Q&A Community  —  Imagine having a self-governing community of engaged employees answering each others' questions, solving problems, and sharing new ideas!
Zoho Blogs:
Intuit lobbies against small businesses  —  With tax day behind us, small businesses across the country can finally move on to enjoying the warmth of spring.  Unfortunately, the tax system has grown increasingly complex and burdensome for small businesses.
AdExchanger:
Why Publishers Should Help Brand Marketers Launch Programmatic Campaigns  —  “Data-Driven Thinking” is written by members of the media community and contains fresh ideas on the digital revolution in media.