With gritted teeth, tech royalty has returned to the White House. Here’s the agenda.

With gritted teeth, tech royalty has returned to the White House. Here’s the agenda.

US president Donald Trump is keen to get cozy with Silicon Valley’s executives. The executives? Not so much. That’s in large part due to tech…

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In the name of all that is holy, please don’t let Sheryl Sandberg become the next CEO of Uber

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