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Tony Romm / Politico:
US government now presents travelers entering on visa waiver program with optional request to provide names of their social media accounts   —  NEW YORK — The U.S. government quietly began requesting that select foreign visitors provide their Facebook, Twitter and other social media accounts upon arriving …
Dec 22, 2016, 8:00 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Politico:
IBM announces plan to hire 25K new workers in the US over the next four years, including 6K the next year, and a $1B investment for training and development   —  IBM CEO Ginni Rometty announced Tuesday that her company would hire 25,000 new workers over the next four years …
Dec 14, 2016, 7:55 AMIn context
Tony Romm / Politico:
A look at Peter Thiel's investments, from defense to fintech and healthcare, and how they could benefit from his role amid the Trump transition   —  The Silicon Valley venture capitalist has backed companies that could benefit at least indirectly from his role.
Dec 6, 2016, 1:30 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Politico:
Tech giants and rights groups urge the Department of Homeland Security to scrap proposal asking US visitors for their social media accounts   —  Internet giants including Google, Facebook and Twitter slammed the Obama administration on Monday for a proposal that would seek to weed …
Aug 22, 2016, 8:35 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Politico:
Apple CEO Tim Cook will host a fundraiser for House Speaker Paul Ryan next week, despite Apple pulling support for the GOP convention over Trump   —  Apple CEO Tim Cook will host a fundraiser with House Speaker Paul Ryan next week as the iPhone maker tries to strengthen its relationships …
Jun 20, 2016, 4:20 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Politico:
Sources: Apple, like HP, won't provide support or cash to the Republican National Convention over concerns about Trump, in break with past elections   —  Apple has told Republican leaders it will not provide funding or other support for the party's 2016 presidential convention …
Jun 18, 2016, 3:20 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Politico:
Apple hires Cynthia Hogan, top NFL lobbyist and former aide to Joe Biden, as vice president for public policy and government affairs   —  Apple hires NFL, Biden veteran for key policy role  —  Apple has hired Cynthia Hogan, a top lobbyist for the National Football League and former aide …
Apr 14, 2016, 10:30 AMIn context
Tony Romm / Politico:
Steve Jobs actively disdained Washington DC, but Tim Cook's Apple has reengaged in politics, especially on issues like privacy   —  Apple Takes Washington  —  Steve Jobs famously disdained D.C. Tim Cook's quietly taking it on.  —  As Apple chief Tim Cook quietly slipped out of a public meeting …
Aug 29, 2015, 6:35 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Politico:
How a federal agency mishandled $3.5B of stimulus money to expand rural broadband coverage and failed to deliver   —  Wired to fail  —  How a little known agency mishandled several billion dollars of stimulus money trying to expand broadband coverage to rural communities.
Jul 29, 2015, 8:35 AMIn context
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

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