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Tony Romm / Recode:
Twitter is suing the government for trying to unmask an anti-Trump account   —  The lawsuit filed Thursday contends the government is threatening free speech.  —  Twitter is suing the Trump administration after it tried to compel the social media site to reveal the identity of an account …
Apr 6, 2017, 4:07 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Recode:
White House confirms Trump has signed bill into law that allows ISPs to sell customers' browsing history without user permission   —  Internet providers will not have to ask permission before sharing sensitive data with advertisers.  —  President Donald Trump on Monday officially hit …
Apr 3, 2017, 7:55 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Recode:
Sources: Trump's Office of Science and Technology Policy is sidelined and understaffed as office's director and other key leadership positions remain unfilled   —  As he cuts federal research and targets immigration, Trump has neglected and marginalized the White House's own team of experts.
Apr 1, 2017, 2:00 AMIn context
Tony Romm / Recode:
Mar 27, 2017, 10:15 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Recode:
White House hires Matt Lira, a longtime aide to GOP lawmakers, to assist with innovation policy and initiatives   —  The president has tapped a Republican digital expert as he forms his tech policy ranks.  —  President Donald Trump is slowly filling his ranks of top tech advisers in the White House.
Mar 23, 2017, 1:05 PMIn context
Politico:
Sources: President Trump will tap sitting GOP FCC commissioner Ajit Pai, a fierce critic of net neutrality, to lead the agency   —  President Donald Trump will tap Ajit Pai to lead the FCC in the new administration, elevating the sitting GOP commissioner to the top spot overseeing …
Jan 20, 2017, 1:10 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Politico:
Sources: Trump considering Utah attorney general Sean Reyes, who urged FTC to re-open antitrust probe of Google last year, for FTC chairman   —  President-elect Donald Trump is considering tapping Sean Reyes, the attorney general of Utah, as the next chairman of the FTC, according to two sources with knowledge of the matter.
Jan 17, 2017, 7:05 PMIn context
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

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