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Nathaniel Popper / New York Times:
Banks increasingly in contention with services like Mint and Betterment over the sharing of financial data, with some banks arguing tech firms should pay fees   —  SAN FRANCISCO — The big banks and Silicon Valley are waging an escalating battle over your personal financial data …
Mar 24, 2017, 10:50 AMIn context
New York Times:
As Chinese state-backed firms invest in cutting edge American startups, US DoD white paper distributed to WH says US govt is failing to protect critical tech   —  HONG KONG — When the United States Air Force wanted help making military robots more perceptive, it turned to a Boston-based artificial intelligence start-up called Neurala.
Mar 22, 2017, 4:35 PMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Adding to recent departures, Uber vice president of maps and business platform, Brian McClendon, plans to leave amicably on March 28   —  The number of executive departures from Uber is growing.  —  Jeff Jones, Uber's president of ride sharing, has left the company after just six months, Uber said on Sunday.
Mar 20, 2017, 12:35 PMIn context
Farhad Manjoo / New York Times:
After years of undermining the economics of culture, the internet is helping fund old and new art forms, often through subscriptions via platforms like Patreon   —  One secret to longevity as a pundit is to issue predictions that can't be easily checked.  So here's one for the time capsule …
Mar 16, 2017, 7:30 AMIn context
New York Times:
Sources: Russian security services used infrastructure created by criminal hackers, like Evgeniy Bogachev's ZeuS botnet, to gather intelligence   —  To the F.B.I., Evgeniy M. Bogachev is the most wanted cybercriminal in the world.  The bureau has announced a $3 million bounty for his capture …
Mar 12, 2017, 1:30 PMIn context
Zeynep Tufekci / New York Times:
WikiLeaks' CIA document cache, which focuses on compromising devices and not apps, underscores the strength of Signal's and WhatsApp's encryption   —  On Tuesday morning, WikiLeaks released an enormous cache of documents that it claimed detailed “C.I.A. hacking tools.”
Mar 9, 2017, 10:15 PMIn context
Mark Scott / New York Times:
Turkey to investigate antitrust complaint against Google concerning Android, filed last year by Russian competitor Yandex   —  Google faced another regulatory challenge on Monday when Turkish authorities opened an investigation into whether the search giant's popular Android software had broken the country's antitrust rules.
Mar 6, 2017, 1:00 PMIn context
New York Times:
Sources: ability of Trump-linked data firm Cambridge Analytica to create “psychographic” profiles of consumers for precise ad targeting is exaggerated   —  Standing before political and business leaders in New York last fall, Alexander Nix promised a revolution.
Mar 6, 2017, 12:35 PMIn context
New York Times:
Sources and public records shed light on Pentagon program developing cyberweapons to sabotage North Korean missiles before they lift off   —  WASHINGTON — Three years ago, President Barack Obama ordered Pentagon officials to step up their cyber and electronic strikes against North Korea's missile program …
Mar 4, 2017, 12:15 PMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Sources: Uber has a program to identify enforcement officers and stealthily prevent them from successfully hailing cars, to help drivers avoid sanctions   —  SAN FRANCISCO — Uber has for years engaged in a worldwide program to deceive authorities in markets where its low-cost ride-hailing service …
Mar 3, 2017, 3:40 PMIn context

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