President Donald Trump today “offered support for emerging technologies including unmanned aerial vehicles and next-generation wireless networks in a meeting on Thursday with the chiefs of AT&T Inc and General Electric Co and other business leaders,” reports Reuters.
At the White House today, Trump met with venture capitalists, and with telcom andRead More
The Washington Post was first to get a draft copy of the ‘secret’ GOP health care bill.
The ‘discussion draft’ is making the rounds among GOP Senators’ aides and lobbyists. It would repeal Obamacare taxes, reduce Medicaid coverage, give states greater ability to opt out of Affordable Care Act regulations, and kill federal fundingRead More
Executives from Google, Apple, Intel, Adobe, and other Silicon Valley tech firms met with Trump and his son-in-law Jared Kushner today, to talk about reducing government waste and improving information technology services. Trump administration officials in attendance included Mike Pence, Steve Mnuchin andWilbur Ross.
Ivanka Trump participates in an American Technology Council roundtable atRead More
Praise leaks. The Washington Post reports that special counsel Robert Mueller and his team are investigating President Donald Trump for obstruction of justice. The investigators have also been looking for possible evidence of financial crimes among Trump associates. If Trump did anything shady, he’s probably getting very nervous right about now.
Said one intellectual property attorney, “The speed with which these appeals were decided is mind-blowing.”
The Associated Press reports today on China’s sudden decision to overturn the nation’s prior rejection of 9 Trump-related trademarks. Trump’s brand will be better protected in China now, so he can cash in on Chinese-ified versions of hisRead More
Beleaguered rideshare behemoth Uber is in hot water over an internal culture in which sexual and racial harassment ran riot. At a big company-wide meeting on Uber’s sexual harassment problem, billionaire board member David Bonderman made what he later admitted was an “inappropriate” comment about women. Why are we not surprised?
The incident comesRead More