Trump Takeaway on Tech: Enforcement Over Regulation

With its lawsuit against the AT&T-Time Warner deal and plan to roll back net-neutrality rules, the administration is fleshing out a regulatory approach: Instead of the Obama administration’s adoption of bright-line rules, it is stressing the enforcement of longstanding laws and regulations. Source:: https://www.wsj.com/articles/in-two-tech-actions-trump-administration-stresses-enforcement-1511346600?mod=rss_Technology Related posts: FCC to Outline Plan to Roll Back Net-Neutrality Rules…

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A Broadcom-Qualcomm Deal Would Face a Regulatory Minefield

Broadcom’s $105 billion gambit to acquire Qualcomm faces challenges not only in winning over shareholders but in navigating a host of potential roadblocks from regulators. Source:: https://www.wsj.com/articles/a-broadcom-qualcomm-deal-would-face-a-regulatory-minefield-1511352000?mod=rss_Technology Related posts: Marvell Confirms $6 Billion Purchase of Chip Maker Cavium Trump Takeaway on Tech: Enforcement Over Regulation Takeovers Roar to Life as Companies Hear Footsteps From Tech…

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Zuckerberg’s Wealth Manager Wants to Be a Buyout Shop

Iconiq Capital, a secretive wealth manager that invests money for some of the most prominent names in Silicon Valley, plans to ramp up its private-equity investing, raising the specter of possible conflicts with some of its clients. Source:: https://www.wsj.com/articles/mark-zuckerbergs-family-office-wants-to-be-a-buyout-shop-1511272800?mod=rss_Technology Related posts: Wal-Mart Posts Strongest U.S. Sales in Nearly a Decade The Secret to Tech’s Next…

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FCC Plans to End Net Neutrality in Win for Cable, Wireless Firms

Federal regulators outlined plans for dismantling Obama-era rules requiring equal internet access, clearing the way for service providers to offer new options and creative pricing. Source:: https://www.wsj.com/articles/fcc-outlines-plan-to-roll-back-internet-rules-1511282167?mod=rss_Technology Related posts: Trump Takeaway on Tech: Enforcement Over Regulation MoviePass drops pricing to under $7 per month, if you opt for the annual plan PacketZoom lands $5M Series…

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Uber Reveals Data Breach and Cover-up, Leading to Two Firings

Uber Technologies on Tuesday revealed it paid hackers $100,000 in an effort to conceal a data breach affecting 57 million accounts last year. Source:: https://www.wsj.com/articles/uber-reveals-data-breach-and-cover-up-leading-to-two-firings-1511305453?mod=rss_Technology Related posts: Uber Reveals Data Breach and Cover-up, Leading to Two Firings DreamQuark beefs up financial services through artificial intelligence Tesla Plays the Long Game With Semi Truck Elon Musk…

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Uber Reveals Data Breach and Cover-up, Leading to Two Firings

Uber Technologies on Tuesday revealed it paid hackers $100,000 in an effort to conceal a data breach affecting 57 million accounts last year. Source:: https://www.wsj.com/articles/uber-reveals-data-breach-and-cover-up-leading-to-two-firings-1511305453?mod=rss_Technology Related posts: Uber Reveals Data Breach and Cover-up, Leading to Two Firings DreamQuark beefs up financial services through artificial intelligence Tesla Plays the Long Game With Semi Truck Elon Musk…

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Meg Whitman to Step Down as Hewlett Packard Enterprise CEO

Meg Whitman will step down as chief executive of Hewlett Packard Enterprise early next year, the company said Tuesday. Source:: https://www.wsj.com/articles/meg-whitman-to-step-down-as-hewlett-packard-enterprise-ceo-1511300946?mod=rss_Technology Related posts: Meg Whitman to Step Down as Hewlett Packard Enterprise CEO Getting in Early: Investment Firms Buy Stock in Startups Before IPOs U.S. Warned of Russian Firm Kaspersky as Early as 2004 Wal-Mart…

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Meg Whitman to Step Down as Hewlett Packard Enterprise CEO

Meg Whitman will step down as chief executive of Hewlett Packard Enterprise early next year, the company said Tuesday. Source:: https://www.wsj.com/articles/meg-whitman-to-step-down-as-hewlett-packard-enterprise-ceo-1511300946?mod=rss_Technology Related posts: Meg Whitman to Step Down as Hewlett Packard Enterprise CEO Getting in Early: Investment Firms Buy Stock in Startups Before IPOs U.S. Warned of Russian Firm Kaspersky as Early as 2004 Wal-Mart…

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Fake-Ad Operation Used to Steal From Publishers Is Uncovered

Adform says it discovered a fraud scheme that could have been stealing upward of $500,000 a day by ‘spoofing’ publisher websites. Source:: https://www.wsj.com/articles/fake-ad-operation-used-to-steal-from-publishers-is-uncovered-1511290981?mod=rss_Technology Related posts: Iranian Charged With Hacking HBO, Taking ‘Game of Thrones’ Scripts Wal-Mart Posts Strongest U.S. Sales in Nearly a Decade ‘Gucci’ Lobbyists From ’86 Tax Revamp Are Gone. Now They Use…

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Tech Rally Goes Global, Powering Stock Indexes to Fresh Records

Shares in technology companies are outpacing other sectors this year by the widest margin since the height of the dot-com era, with a handful of key players dictating how markets are performing around the world. Source:: https://www.wsj.com/articles/tech-boom-creates-new-order-for-world-markets-1511260200?mod=rss_Technology Related posts: Tech Rally Goes Global, Powering Stock Indexes to Fresh Records Cash Sloshes Into Venture Funds, Prompting…

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