As the Olympic Trials continue this evening in Eugene, don't forget this important story from @kevinmdraper last week. Nike is secretive about its decision-making, but he found that the company may be pulling back from its support and spending on track. https://t.co/ZJbZ2wVko3
On the surface, things appear great at Google. But there is a growing contingent of current and former execs who see some cracks emerging and they see it as an issue stemming from Sundar Pichai's leadership. Here's our story 1/x https://t.co/9IWUCUzMYw
I talked w/ @GavinNewsom about his pandemic life, giving a rare glimpse into the behind-the-scenes of one of the country’s most visible governors.
Topics include: A new pet rooster, a date night planned by his kids, binge-watching Narcos & facing threats. https://t.co/HCbwJbzPbU
It's not too late to apply to the @cspaworkshop, which runs virtually from July 12-16. It's an incredible chance to build your journalism skills while learning from professionals in the field: https://t.co/UyOCs6adsR
I hope people get what a feat of reporting this is. 200 sources (most of whom are highly incentivized not to talk), innumerable filings and docs, and months of stitching it all together. Proud to work with @jodikantor, @KYWeise and @gr_ashford. https://t.co/LzVJ63P48D
Breaking this afternoon: President Biden has named Lina Khan, 32, to chair of the Federal Trade Commission. A formal announcement is expected today.
This is a big win for folks who want antitrust action against the tech giants. https://t.co/hTD37fg5lo
Cyberpunk 2077 — the buggy, glitchy mess of a game that caused the stock price of the developer that made it to plunge (which @MikeIsaac and I chronicled in December) — is finally returning to Sony’s PlayStation store next week, the developer said today. https://t.co/tVQkXQPte9
EXCLUSIVE: Since I started covering Amazon ~3 yrs ago, its work force has grown by 700,000. It’s the iconic employer of our time. @jodikantor@gr_ashford and I dove deep inside Amazon to explore it’s relationship w its workers 👇https://t.co/uQsqC5DmgD
An interesting tidbit here — Niantic, the creator of Pokémon Go, has apparently approached several big tech companies about buying it in recent months (including Microsoft, which turned Niantic down). https://t.co/DRdndbKBNi
Niantic has a new Transformers AR game -- soft launch this month, widely available this year. I looked at the game, as well as Niantic's plan to aims to attract new players w more titles and turn itself into a premier platform for outdoor augmented reality https://t.co/x9myTbgMqC
Today is the debut of the reimagined Sacramento Bee, which features more local news, more in-depth coverage and a better experience for online and print readers. @sacbee_news is investing in both journalists and journalism to ensure we’re an essential read in Sacramento. https://t.co/QXgQ786BtH