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Apple's Tim Cook calls overseas tax rap 'political crap'

The tech giant's CEO rejects the idea that his company is scheming to pay little or no taxes on its overseas revenues.

By 19 December 2015

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Put politics in perspective with 'Darth Trump'

Yes, Donald Trump is competing with Star Wars for headlines again, so why not combine the two?

By 9 December 2015

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FoxType checks your writing for a polite tone

Use this Web tool to analyze whether or not you write in a friendly tone.

By 20 October 2015

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Aussie start-ups welcome political change at the top

A change of Prime Minister has one of Australia's leading incubators excited about the future of innovation in this country, saying tech start-ups have much to offer but need support to grow.

By 22 September 2015

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Rights groups want Twitter to reverse ban on political-watchdog tool

Nearly 20 organizations write an open letter demanding that the social network restore Politwoops, a tool that captures politicians' deleted tweets.

By 5 September 2015

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Cute robot politely shows self-awareness

A robot allegedly demonstrates basic self-awareness while attempting to solve a classic logic puzzle.

By 20 July 2015

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Tech and politics clash over protecting your data

A heated debate flares up on Capitol Hill over a proposal to weaken cybersecurity tools for the sake of national security and law enforcement.

By 9 July 2015

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Are crowdfunding sites becoming too political?

Experts believe controversial, political crowdfunding campaigns show no signs of slowing down.

By 19 April 2015

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Tech leaders are using their voices, influence to speak out on social, political issues

CEOs from Apple, Facebook and Salesforce are utilizing their power to offer their positions on everything from gay rights to immigration to vaccinations. And they're not the only ones.

By 5 April 2015

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Obama seeks $4 billion to reboot tech education

Part of the president's 2017 budget, the "Computer Science for All" initiative would bolster state funding for technology classes in public schools.

By 1 February 2016