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Jackie Wattles / CNNMoney:
Coinbase's Federal Election Commission filing says it has formed a political action committee (PAC) to raise money to spend on U.S. elections   —  Coinbase, the popular cryptocurrency exchange, formed its own political action committee.  —  It's a sign Coinbase is angling for more sway …
Jul 21, 2018, 1:00 PMIn context
CNNMoney:
Facebook apps from Mail.Ru are being reviewed as part of Facebook's probe into user data misuse; two apps received extension to collect data after policy change   —  Not just another Facebook data scandal  —  A Russian internet company with links to the Kremlin was among the firms …
Jul 10, 2018, 7:50 PMIn context
Katie Lobosco / CNNMoney:
California lawmakers have allocated $100M plus $20M annually for a new online community college that aims to help workers whose jobs may be eliminated by tech   —  California avocado farmer struggles to find workers  —  There's going to be a new way for workers to advance their careers in California.
Jun 24, 2018, 11:15 PMIn context
Matt McFarland / CNNMoney:
In letters to Jeff Bezos, nearly 20 Amazon shareholder groups, ACLU, and others call for halt of selling Rekognition facial recognition tech to law enforcement   —  Facial recognition could revolutionize public transportation  —  Nearly 20 groups of Amazon shareholders are pressuring …
Jun 18, 2018, 1:35 PMIn context
Dylan Byers / CNNMoney:
Oprah Winfrey signs multiyear non-exclusive deal for new original programs with Apple; Winfrey is expected to have an on-screen role as host and interviewer   —  Oprah shares her secrets to success with graduates  —  Apple has signed Oprah Winfrey to a multiyear deal for new original programs.
Jun 15, 2018, 1:17 PMIn context
Nathaniel Meyersohn / CNNMoney:
Survey: 17% of business school graduates in the US are working in tech, compared to 12% in finance; in 2008, 20% worked in finance while 12% worked in tech   —  5 stunning stats on Amazon  —  Ten years after the financial crisis, Silicon Valley has replaced Wall Street as the place to be.
Jun 9, 2018, 11:40 PMIn context
Heather Kelly / CNNMoney:
Facebook bug set 14 million users' sharing settings to public   —  Not just another Facebook data scandal  —  For a period of four days in May, about 14 million Facebook users around the world had their default sharing setting for all new posts set to public, the company revealed Thursday.
Jun 7, 2018, 3:26 PMIn context
Sara Ashley O'Brien / CNNMoney:
After CNN report, nine members of Congress sent CEOs of Uber, Lyft, and others a letter asking about protocols for sexual assault reports, driver training, more   —  A first Uber ride ends in sexual assault charge  —  Lawmakers are demanding answers from ridesharing companies about sexual violence on their platforms.
May 21, 2018, 7:05 PMIn context
CNNMoney:
Investigation finds that 103 Uber and 18 Lyft drivers have been accused of sexual assault or abuse over the past four years   —  A first Uber ride ends in sexual assault charge  —  After an evening of cocktails in San Diego, a woman got into the back of an Uber for a ride home.
Apr 30, 2018, 7:15 PMIn context
Sara Ashley O'Brien / CNNMoney:
Uber's second annual global diversity report shows women in technical roles up to 18%, from 15% in 2017; black representation is up in tech but down overall   —  Uber says it will go public in 2019  —  CEO Dara Khosrowshahi says Uber is “just getting started” when it comes to improving diversity and inclusion.
Apr 24, 2018, 12:10 PMIn context

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