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Cecilia Kang / New York Times:
Profile of the FCC's general counsel Jonathan Sallet, helping to create and defend rules shaping TV and the Internet   —  Net Neutrality Again Puts F.C.C. General Counsel at Center Stage  —  WASHINGTON — Every day for one month last fall, Jonathan Sallet, the general counsel …
Feb 9, 2016, 6:10 AMIn context
New York Times:
Investors are willing to buy into Morgan Stanley's fund for indirect Uber equity without seeing financial details for company   —  Deal Shows Investors Are Willing to Make a Blind Bet on Uber  —  A deal about to close on Wall Street illustrates just how much some investors are willing to give …
Feb 7, 2016, 10:10 AMIn context
New York Times:
Popular messaging app Kik, which grants anonymity to teenagers and predators, is a growing concern for law enforcement   —  Wildly Popular App Kik Offers Teenagers, and Predators, Anonymity  —  The allegations are beyond chilling: two Virginia Tech freshmen charged with the premeditated kidnapping …
Feb 7, 2016, 2:00 AMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Twitter says it has suspended 125K accounts for promoting or threatening terrorist acts since mid-2015   —  Twitter Steps Up Efforts to Thwart Terrorists' Tweets  —  For years, Twitter has positioned itself as a “global town square” that is open to discourse from all.
Feb 5, 2016, 3:35 PMIn context
New York Times:
Sharp says it's leaning toward a takeover offer from Foxconn over offer from the Japanese government-backed fund INCJ   —  Sharp leaning toward takeover offer from Foxconn over offer from government-backed fund  —  NAGOYA, Japan — Sharp, the struggling Japanese technology company best known …
Feb 4, 2016, 11:50 AMIn context
Farhad Manjoo / New York Times:
Dropbox execs say it has plenty of money in the bank, hired 500 people in 2015, 75 so far in 2016, adds 10M users per month and 25K business users quarterly   —  Dropbox May Not Be LeBron James, but It Is Still in the Game  —  There are no obvious signs of distress at the lavish San Francisco headquarters …
Feb 3, 2016, 2:00 PMIn context
Steve Lohr / New York Times:
UC Berkeley professors push back against surveillance software installed in datacenters across the University of California system after last year's UCLA breach   —  At Berkeley, a New Digital Privacy Protest  —  After hackers breached the computer network of the U.C.L.A. medical center last summer …
Feb 3, 2016, 12:00 AMIn context
Mark Scott / New York Times:
US, Europe reach safe harbor data deal, includes ombudsman in State Dept. for quick response to grievances; privacy rights advocates may file legal challenges   —  U.S. and Europe in ‘Safe Harbor’ Data Deal, but Legal Fight May Await  —  European officials on Tuesday agreed to a deal …
Feb 2, 2016, 10:45 AMIn context
David E. Sanger / New York Times:
New technologies like connected TVs, cars, bulbs, wearables, and more give government ample means to track suspects, Berkman Center study finds   —  New Technologies Give Government Ample Means to Track Suspects, Study Finds  —  WASHINGTON — For more than two years the F.B.I. and intelligence agencies …
Feb 1, 2016, 12:05 PMIn context
John Markoff / New York Times:
Microsoft's Project Natick is an effort to develop a self-contained, underwater data center that could eliminate cooling costs and shorten deployment time   —  Microsoft Plumbs Ocean's Depths to Test Underwater Data Center  —  REDMOND, Wash. — Taking a page from Jules Verne …
Feb 1, 2016, 10:20 AMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
Microsoft employees transform lives in biggest year yet for charitable giving  —  Giving program raised $125 million for nonprofits and schools around the world in 2015, including the company match of employee contributions.
iQ by Intel:
3D Fashion Technology Brings Sci-Fi to the Runways  —  An Eagle Borg costume made of leatherette and plastic turned fashion designer Monica Vaverová into a 3D printing pioneer in the Czech Republic.
Zoho:
Track customer loyalty with the Net Promoter Score  —  Many marketers would unequivocally state that the Net Promoter Score (NPS) is the primary measure of success in any industry.  Also, it is an excellent tool to measure loyalty.
Worldpay:
What consumers have to say about Bitcoin, P2P, social spending and more  —  We asked 7000 digital consumers how they expect to pay for digital goods & services in the future.  The results are in.
Igloo:
How Igloo helps keep Topgolf employees more engaged in their intranet and less reliant on email  —  An interview with Adrienne Chance, Director of Corporate Communications at Topgolf, a golf and entertainment experience.