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Five tech issues to watch now that the Republicans control Congress

The 2014 midterm elections turned out to be bad news for President Obama as the GOP nearly ran the table in key Senate races, giving Republicans control of both houses of Congress. 676 more words

4 big threats native advertising faces in 2015

Recently I’ve been hosting roundtable discussions over dinner in New York and London with publishing executives who are betting big that native advertising will drive major revenue growth in 2015 for their businesses. 854 more words

Business

Let's Talk About Policy, Please? Maybe? Secretary of Commerce Comes to Silicon Valley.

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker arrived in Silicon Valley early Monday morning to check in with entrepreneurs.

A marathon-running, no-nonsense woman in gray slacks, Pritzker has been working hard to build a better relationship between Washington, D.C., and the sometimes notoriously anti-government, … 766 more words

Gaming

Sen. Cornyn: We need to limit the business of 'frivolous' patent litigation

AUSTIN, Texas — Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX) said yesterday that introducing new patent reform legislation is high on his agenda when a new body of Congress convenes in 2015. 663 more words

Business

What Google is telling people who want to be forgotten

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Google is on the road in Europe, travelling with a merry band of enlisted experts from Madrid to Brussels via other major European cities. 441 more words