Politics

How Dippin' Dots Made the Most of Unexpected Attention From the White House Press Secretary
Marketing Strategies

How Dippin' Dots Made the Most of Unexpected Attention From the White House Press Secretary

The ice cream company knew it had to respond to unearthed tweets from Sean Spicer, but it kept its messaging positive.
Lydia Belanger
Trump Picks Net Neutrality Foe as New FCC Chairman
Politics

Trump Picks Net Neutrality Foe as New FCC Chairman

Not surprisingly, ISP trade groups cheered the announcement while consumer groups voiced concern.
How 10 Brands Thoughtfully Chimed In on President Trump's Inauguration
Politics

How 10 Brands Thoughtfully Chimed In on President Trump's Inauguration

Companies acknowledged the presidential transition and subsequent Women's March in a range of ways.
Lydia Belanger
Boeing, Chevron and Other Huge Companies Are Spending $90 Million on Trump's Inauguration
Donald Trump

Boeing, Chevron and Other Huge Companies Are Spending $90 Million on Trump's Inauguration

The Presidential Inaugural Committee has raised at least $90 million -- a record -- to pay for the festivities and provide big donors some face time with the new administration.
How to Watch the Presidential Inauguration Online for Free
Donald Trump

How to Watch the Presidential Inauguration Online for Free

At noon ET, Donald J. Trump will become the 45th president of the United States of America. Watch live.
Mark Zuckerberg for President in 2020? Pundits and Comics Share Their Hot Takes.
Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg for President in 2020? Pundits and Comics Share Their Hot Takes.

Do recent moves by the CEO of Facebook signify that he is looking to friend the electorate? Comedians and political analysts react.
Bill Schulz
U.S. Army Asks for Biodegradable Ammo
U.S. Army

U.S. Army Asks for Biodegradable Ammo

Ammunition that carries seeds, which grow plants and clean up after themselves.
U.S. Intel Chiefs Push Back on Trump and Russia Hack
Politics

U.S. Intel Chiefs Push Back on Trump and Russia Hack

Clapper welcomes "healthy skepticism" of US intel, but there's a "difference between skepticism and disparagement."
Sprint and OneWeb Say the 8,000 Jobs Announced by Trump Are Part of Previous Pledge
Jobs

Sprint and OneWeb Say the 8,000 Jobs Announced by Trump Are Part of Previous Pledge

SoftBank holds stakes in both companies and its chief, billionaire businessman Masayoshi Son, earlier in December said he would invest $50 billion in the U.S. and create 50,000 jobs.
We're Trusting Each Other Both More and Less Every Day
News and Trends

We're Trusting Each Other Both More and Less Every Day

We need more transparency, decency and honesty.
Joe Burton
Tech Workers Vow to Never Help Trump Build Muslim Registry
Donald Trump

Tech Workers Vow to Never Help Trump Build Muslim Registry

They would rather resign than be forced to work on such a project.
Trump Team Says Twitter Too Small to Be Included in Tech Meeting
Twitter

Trump Team Says Twitter Too Small to Be Included in Tech Meeting

Twitter's platform played a big role in Trump's ability to speak directly to millions of voters.
Bill Gates: Trump's Messaging Strategy Reminds Me of John F. Kennedy
Bill Gates

Bill Gates: Trump's Messaging Strategy Reminds Me of John F. Kennedy

Gates told CNBC that 'there can be a very upbeat message' about a Trump administration.
Allan Smith
Google Extends Conservative Outreach as Trump Calls Tech Meeting
Google

Google Extends Conservative Outreach as Trump Calls Tech Meeting

The company has ramped up efforts to hire Republican lobbying firms and in-house lobbyists to change the composition of its Washington office.