Category Archives: Government

When The Pentagon Comes Knocking: An Open Letter To Silicon Valley

The U.S. Secretary of Defense, Ashton Carter, has made two trips to Silicon Valley this year, but has only spoken directly to his counterpart in Russia once..

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As Brazilian Economy Descends Into Crisis, Tech Is Growing Double Digits

Despite a miserable macro-economic mix of circumstances, including the worst recession in almost 100 years, the biggest corruption scandal Brazil has ever..

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Indian Prime Minister Tells Zuckerberg Social Media Creates A New Form Of Diplomacy

Prime Minister Narendra Modi told Mark Zuckerberg that social media can show governments where they’re going wrong, and allow heads of state to connect more..

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Tech Firms Support Bill Expanding Privacy Rights To Non-U.S. Citizens

American tech firms are lining up behind a House bill that would allow non-U.S. citizens to seek records U.S. agencies have collected and pursue legal action..

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