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Mike Allen / Axios:
Bill Gates says by resisting legitimate oversight, tech giants are at risk of similar government intervention that once plagued Microsoft   —  In an interview with Axios, Bill Gates warned Apple and other tech giants that they risk the kind of nightmarish government intervention that once plagued his Microsoft if they act arrogantly.
Feb 14, 2018, 10:20 AMIn context
Kia Kokalitcheva / Axios:
Otto co-founder Lior Ron testified in Waymo v. Uber that Lyft made acquisition offer for Otto, but discussions stalled because Lyft wasn't interested in trucks   —  Lyft put “an acquisition offer on the table” for Otto, the self-driving truck startup that is at the center of the Waymo vs. Uber trial …
Feb 7, 2018, 7:55 PMIn context
Axios:
Lyft hires Jon McNeill as COO to take over role vacated by Rex Tibbens last year; McNeill was formerly Tesla's president of global sales and service   —  Lyft has hired Jon McNeill, most recently Tesla's president of global sales and service, as its new chief operating officer.
Feb 7, 2018, 7:00 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Axios:
Sources: Apple is delaying some planned iOS updates, including improvements to core apps, to next year in order to focus on performance and reliability issues   —  Apple has shaken up its iOS software plans for 2018, delaying some features to next year in an effort to put more focus …
Jan 30, 2018, 7:55 AMIn context
Axios:
Memo by a NSC official that's circulating in the Trump administration proposes government pay for and build a nationwide 5G network in 3 years to fend off China   —  Trump national security officials are considering an unprecedented federal takeover of a portion of the nation's mobile network …
Jan 28, 2018, 6:35 PMIn context
David McCabe / Axios:
San Jose Mayor quits FCC advisory committee on broadband deployment, alleging that it was dealing ISPs “a very favorable hand” of policy recommendations   —  San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo resigned today from a panel that advises the Federal Communications Commission on broadband deployment …
Jan 25, 2018, 12:35 PMIn context
Axios:
Amazon's HQ2 PR strategy is brilliant, encouraging cities to publicly vie for its favor and inspiring positive media coverage amid a backlash against big tech   —  Elected officials across the country have spent the past three months falling all over themselves to show Amazon …
Jan 24, 2018, 11:30 AMIn context
Ina Fried / Axios:
Interview with Microsoft's Brad Smith and Harry Shum on company's new book, The Future Computed: Artificial Intelligence and its Role in Society   —  When it comes to the ethics and impact of artificial intelligence, Microsoft is literally trying to write the book.
Jan 18, 2018, 11:30 PMIn context
Stef W. Kight / Axios:
Major tech lobby urges Trump administration to preserve the H-4 visa program, which allows spouses of H-1B holders with pending green cards to work legally   —  The Information Technology Industry council, a major tech lobby, will send a letter today to the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services calling …
Jan 18, 2018, 8:10 AMIn context
Dan Primack / Axios:
Ex-Cisco CEO John Chambers announces self-funded VC firm JC2 Ventures, whose portfolio includes drone OS maker Airware and social media management firm Sprinklr   —  This is the first month in more than 25 years that John Chambers isn't heading into work at Cisco.
Jan 18, 2018, 12:25 AMIn context

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