Trump to Meet With Top Executives on Wireless Tech, Drones

  President Donald Trump will discuss advanced wireless technologies and drones on Thursday with top executives at AT&T, Verizon Communications, T-Mobile US and other firms, focusing on how government can create the right environment for breakthroughs. AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson, Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure and CenturyLink CEO Glen Post will be among the executives discussingRead More

IBM CEO Ginni Rometty shares thoughts on Trump technology meeting

United States’ workforce, IBM CEO Ginni Rometty finds it imperative to prepare workers for tech’s inevitable effects. “You know, I’ve been quite focused on how, for a country, we have got to work on our skills and prepare not only this current generation, anyone, for work because all work’s going to include technology,” Rometty toldRead More

Trump visit targets technology, politics

  CEDAR RAPIDS — Whether by coincidence or coordination, Gov. Kim Reynolds’ agenda for a meeting Wednesday with President Donald Trump in Cedar Rapids is on the same wavelength as the president’s Technology Week focus. The president will visit Kirkwood Community College to see examples of technology that “frankly, may not be at the topRead More

The Trump news you missed: he asked Comey to jail journalists

  ‘Given how much the media has hampered his administration, Trump’s goal seems to be to snuff it out any way possible.’ Photograph: Shawn Thew/EPA By now, everyone has heard the blockbuster news that Trump allegedly asked the FBI director, James Comey, to drop the Michael Flynn investigation. But buried deep inside in the theRead More

Revealed: reality of life working in an Ivanka Trump clothing factory

The reality of working in a factory making clothes for Ivanka Trump’s label has been laid bare, with employees speaking of being paid so little they cannot live with their children, anti-union intimidation and women being offered a bonus if they don’t take time off while menstruating. The Guardian has spoken to more than aRead More

Twitter Users, Blocked by Trump, Cry Censorship

HIGHLIGHTS Lawyers for two Twitter users sent the White House a letter Tuesday They demanded to be unblocked from Donald Trump’s Twitter account Some Twitter users say Trump is violating the First Amendment President Donald Trump may be the nation’s tweeter-in-chief, but some Twitter users say he’s violating the First Amendment by blocking people fromRead More