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Washington Post:
Sources: Trump personally pushed US Postmaster General Megan Brennan to double the rate the Postal Service charges Amazon and other companies, but was rebuffed   —  President Trump has personally pushed U.S. Postmaster General Megan Brennan to double the rate the Postal Service charges Amazon.com …
May 18, 2018, 1:57 PMIn context
Washington Post:
US federal immigration officials have abandoned pursuit of a controversial machine-learning technology to help with “extreme vetting” of foreign visitors   —  Federal immigration officials have abandoned their pursuit of a controversial machine-learning technology that was a pillar …
May 17, 2018, 5:40 PMIn context
Jonathan O'Connell / Washington Post:
It's not just Amazon: Apple quietly explores Northern Virginia campus for 20,000 jobs   —  Apple has quietly explored the idea of opening a campus for 20,000 employees in Northern Virginia, further advancing the possibility that the Washington area could evolve into an East Coast outpost for Silicon Valley.
May 16, 2018, 1:05 PMIn context
Shane Harris / Washington Post:
Sources: US government identified a former CIA employee as a suspect in last year's CIA Vault 7 computer hacking arsenal leak but was unable to bring charges   —  The U.S. government has identified a suspect in the leak last year of a large portion of the CIA's computer hacking arsenal …
May 15, 2018, 3:50 PMIn context
Geoffrey A. Fowler / Washington Post:
Hoping to entice #DeleteUber users back to Uber, CEO Dara Khosrowshahi says its redemption lies in safety, with upcoming features like live trip info sharing   —  Video recording rides?  Transparency about accident and assault rates?  New Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi has ideas for how to make Uber “the safest mobility platform.”
May 12, 2018, 2:00 AMIn context
Washington Post:
Internal AT&T documents show it made a $600K deal with Cohen days after inauguration, specifying he would advise on Time Warner merger and on matters before FCC   —  Three days after President Trump was sworn into office, the telecom giant AT&T turned to his personal attorney, Michael Cohen …
May 10, 2018, 6:30 PMIn context
Washington Post:
The White House will host a summit on AI on Thursday, convening executives from Amazon, Facebook, Google, Intel, and 34 other major US companies   —  The White House on Thursday plans to convene executives from Amazon, Facebook, Google, Intel and 34 other major U.S. companies as it seeks …
May 8, 2018, 9:40 AMIn context
Washington Post:
Source: Google to debut at I/O a new set of Android controls that help users manage time they spend on their devices, amid a broader emphasis on responsibility   —  SAN FRANCISCO - Google on Tuesday plans to wade into the debate over whether technology - and the time spent on devices …
May 7, 2018, 4:05 PMIn context
Drew Harwell / Washington Post:
Facebook says its facial recognition technology, the company's solution to spot fake accounts, looks for impostors only within a user's limited social circle   —  Katie Greenman's Facebook profile mirrors all the things the 21-year-old Texas college student loves: cute animals …
May 4, 2018, 11:30 PMIn context
Elizabeth Dwoskin / Washington Post:
WhatsApp cofounder and CEO Jan Koum leaving Facebook; sources say over attempts to weaken WhatsApp's encryption and use its data, and he plans to leave board   —  SAN FRANCISCO — The billionaire chief executive of WhatsApp, Jan Koum, is planning to leave the company after clashing with its parent …
Apr 30, 2018, 5:09 PMIn context

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