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Politico:
Spotify hires four lobbyists on issues like competition and licensing, as Justice Department, Congress weigh music streaming   —  Spotify turns up volume in D.C.  —  The online streaming service hires four lobby firms on issues like competition and licensing, as it gears up to do battle with Apple.
Apr 16, 2015, 9:45 AMIn context
Edward-Isaac Dovere / Politico:
Google and Twitter veteran Jason Goldman heads to White House as first-ever chief digital officer   —  Barack Obama names two new top aides  —  Murray is currently Vice President Joe Biden's deputy chief of staff and communications director; Jason Goldman will take over and expand the White House's digital outreach.
Mar 24, 2015, 12:00 PMIn context
Mike Allen / Politico:
Former White House Press Secretary Jay Carney joins Amazon as senior vice president for Worldwide Corporate Affairs   —  Jay Carney to Amazon  —  Mike Allen's Politico Playbook will report: “Former White House Press Secretary Jay Carney joins Amazon on Monday as senior vice president for Worldwide Corporate Affairs.
Feb 26, 2015, 11:55 AMIn context
Tony Romm / Politico:
White House to work with tech companies to develop digital content to discredit extremist messages   —  Using social media to counter Al Qaeda, ISIL messaging  —  The White House plans to work closely with tech companies to counter groups like Al Qaeda and ISIL online …
Feb 22, 2015, 11:35 AMIn context
Politico:
Obama administration officials call out China for undermining an open internet, say US and China must work together to address cybersecurity   —  China's Undermining an Open Internet  —  We must work together on reliable cybersecurity.  —  Cyber threats are becoming more diverse, sophisticated and dangerous.
Feb 5, 2015, 12:10 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Politico:
White House privacy bill empowers FTC to levy steep fines on privacy violators, strengthen oversight of data brokers   —  White House preps expansive online privacy bill  —  The White House is preparing to send a sweeping online privacy proposal to Congress that would restrict how companies …
Jan 29, 2015, 10:05 AMIn context
Tal Kopan / Politico:
FBI says report that Sony hack was perpetrated by a disgruntled Sony employee and piracy group hackers is “inaccurate” and based on “narrow view”   —  U.S.: No alternate leads in Sony hack  —  A briefing for FBI agents investigating the Sony Pictures hack by a security firm …
Dec 31, 2014, 12:25 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Politico:
Apple execs brief Congress on new products to allay privacy and security concerns   —  Apple's health privacy pitch hits Hill  —  A week after Apple rolled out new products that track users' health and fitness, the company dispatched its executives to Capitol Hill to address emerging privacy and security concerns.
Sep 18, 2014, 12:50 AMIn context
Alex Byers / Politico:
Comcast and Time Warner pay total of $132K to sponsor dinner honoring FCC Commissioner Clyburn   —  Comcast, Time Warner Cable help honor Mignon Clyburn amid merger review  —  Comcast and Time Warner Cable are sponsoring a dinner honoring FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn at a time when the agency …
Aug 13, 2014, 9:10 PMIn context
Politico:
President Barack Obama to issue executive order on drone privacy   —  President Barack Obama plans to issue an executive order to develop privacy guidelines for commercial drones operating in U.S. airspace, POLITICO has learned.  —  The order would put the National Telecommunications …
Jul 24, 2014, 7:05 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
How technology (and people) are helping to sustain the black rhino  —  Watch: Dr. Friedrich Reinhard owns a wildlife reserve in Namibia, and for 30 years has been working with the government to stabilize …
Avangate:
Top 10 Myths of Conversion Optimization [Avangate MythBusters]  —  Conversion rate optimization can be a humbling experience.  You start with a hypothesis (your opinion on how to improve your website) and then run a test to see if you were right or wrong.
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HP:
Quiz: How Well Do You Know The Cloud?  (Enterprise Public Cloud-Computing)  —  We use its applications every day, but the cloud - the place where much of our digital lives takes place - remains a mystery for many.