Internet & Telecom

Silicon Valley Heads to Europe, Nervous About New Rules

5 hours ago   |   NY Times

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg and Google's Sundar Pichai have journeyed to Brussels as the European Union drafts regulation for A.I. and the digital economy.
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‘A complete disaster': Fears grow over Nevada caucus malfunction

‘A complete disaster': Fears grow over Nevada caucus malfunction

7 hours ago   |   Politico

Anxiety is rising over the possibility of another tech-induced meltdown at the Nevada Democratic caucuses on Saturday. In interviews, three caucus volunteers described serious...
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This Week in Business: Amazon Is Coming for Trump

9 hours ago   |   NY Times

Plus, Bloomberg floods the internet with ads - and the campaign trail with cash.
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Shakeups at the Justice Department Top This Week's Internet News Roundup

11 hours ago   |   Wired

Roger Stone, Hookers for Jesus-William Barr had a lot to deal with last week.
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A new VC firm doesn't give startups any funding because capital is 'commoditized.' Here's why Sweat Equity's founder says his work-for-equity model is a better deal for startups

A new VC firm doesn't give startups any funding because capital is 'commoditized.' Here's why Sweat Equity's founder says his work-for-equity model is a better deal for startups

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Dan Portillo founded Sweat Equity Ventures, a VC firm that works with founders in exchange for company equity instead of writing funding checks, with $30 million in backing...
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Amazon's cloud boss Andy Jassy shares advice on how to build a new business within a large company - these 4 principles helped AWS grow into a $35 billion business

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Amazon Web Services CEO Andy Jassy was asked at this week's Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference what advice he would give to others looking to build new businesses...
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Facebook boss backs tighter rules on 'harmful online content'

20 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Mark Zuckerberg says mix of existing rules for telecoms and media industries could be used to regulate social media.
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'Smokescreen': Drudge's big-if-true Bloomberg-Clinton bombshell

'Smokescreen': Drudge's big-if-true Bloomberg-Clinton bombshell

1 day ago   |   Politico

Matt Drudge, the famous news aggregator and internet provocateur, shattered the lull of an otherwise calm Saturday morning with a big-if-true bombshell: “EXCLUSIVE: BLOOMBERG...
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Census Bureau's Plans To Go Digital Raise Concerns Of Iowa-Like Breakdown

Census Bureau's Plans To Go Digital Raise Concerns Of Iowa-Like Breakdown

1 day ago   |   The Huffington Post

It's the first once-a-decade census in which most people are being encouraged to answer questions via the internet.
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Why Charlie Munger's 'bulls-t earnings' metric is used by so many tech companies

1 day ago   |   CNBC

Uber, Lyft, Pinterest and other high-profile internet companies rely on adjusted EBITDA in their earnings reports. Some investors are skeptical.
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President Trump sets off raucous celebration, takes Daytona 500 warmup lap...

President Trump sets off raucous celebration, takes Daytona 500 warmup lap in presidential limousine

President Donald Trump is out to rev up his appeal with a key voting demographic - NASCAR fans - as he takes in the Daytona 500 on Sunday. Read more ...

Sports stars J.J. Watt and Kealia Ohai get married

Sports stars J.J. Watt and Kealia Ohai get married

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Daytona 500 purse in high gear, topping $23 million

Daytona 500 purse in high gear, topping $23 million

Five years ago, the last time the figure was released, the purse was over $18 million. Read more ...

The NBA All-Star Game MVP Award is now the Kobe Bryant MVP Award

The NBA All-Star Game MVP Award is now the Kobe Bryant MVP Award

Kobe Bryant was the youngest player to ever play in an All-Star Game at 19 years old in 1998. Read more ...

A taxi driver saved an elderly woman from being scammed out of $25K

A taxi driver saved an elderly woman from being scammed out of $25K

A cab driver knew something sounded fishy when his 92-year-old passenger said she needed a ride to the bank to withdraw $25,000. Read more ...

Surging Bruins earn 3-1 win over Rangers

Surging Bruins earn 3-1 win over Rangers

NEW YORK - Charlie McAvoy, Charlie Coyle, Patrice Bergeron each scored, and the Boston Bruins began a four-game road trip with a 3-1 win against the New York Rangers on Sunday. Read more ...

Islanders acquire Devils captain Andy Greene for playoff push

Islanders acquire Devils captain Andy Greene for playoff push

NEWARK, N.J. - The New Jersey Devils are turning toward youth by trading captain and defenseman Andy Greene to the Islanders. New Jersey acquired prospect defenseman David... Read more ...

Postponed Blues-Ducks game rescheduled for March 11

Postponed Blues-Ducks game rescheduled for March 11

ANAHEIM, Calif. - The Anaheim Ducks' postponed game against the St. Louis Blues will be played March 11. Read more ...

What to know about Sunday's NBA All-Star Game, its Kobe Bryant tributes

What to know about Sunday's NBA All-Star Game, its Kobe Bryant tributes

From resetting scores to special jerseys, here are the ways the All-Star Game is honoring Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna. Read more ...

No. 17 Iowa women run home streak to 34, top Badgers 97-71

No. 17 Iowa women run home streak to 34, top Badgers 97-71

Makenzie Meyer added 13 points for Iowa, which shot 55% to bounce back from a 93-59 loss at Maryland in a showdown for first place. Read more ...