Politics

IBM Promises to Hire Americans as Tech Executives Set to Meet Trump
Jobs

IBM Promises to Hire Americans as Tech Executives Set to Meet Trump

IBM Chief Executive Ginni Rometty is one of more than a dozen U.S. executives serving on an advisory council that Trump has formed to consult him on job creation.
Uber, SpaceX/Tesla and PepsiCo Execs Join Trump Business Council
Tech Leaders

Uber, SpaceX/Tesla and PepsiCo Execs Join Trump Business Council

The group, which includes numerous other top business leaders, aims to give industry input on the private sector to Trump.
Trump Taps Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson as Top U.S. Diplomat
Donald Trump

Trump Taps Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson as Top U.S. Diplomat

Tillerson's experience in diplomacy stems from making deals with foreign countries for Exxon, although questions have been raised about his relations with Russia.
Top Tech Executives to Attend Trump Summit on Wednesday
Tech Leaders

Top Tech Executives to Attend Trump Summit on Wednesday

Leaders from Alphabet, Apple and Facebook are among a small group of tech leaders invited to the summit that will take place at Trump Tower in New York City.
Judge Blocks Obama Rule Extending Overtime Pay to 4.2 Million Workers
Overtime

Judge Blocks Obama Rule Extending Overtime Pay to 4.2 Million Workers

It was expected to touch nearly every sector of the U.S. economy and have the greatest impact on nonprofit groups, retail companies, hotels and restaurants.
Tech Worker Visas Face Uncertain Future Under Trump, Sessions
Immigration

Tech Worker Visas Face Uncertain Future Under Trump, Sessions

H-1B visas admit 65,000 workers and another 20,000 graduate student workers each year.
Trump Won't Destroy Silicon Valley
Silicon Valley

Trump Won't Destroy Silicon Valley

Technology and its impact on the global economy is much bigger than any president.
Why 'Make America Great Again' Beat 'Stronger Together'
Marketing

Why 'Make America Great Again' Beat 'Stronger Together'

In the battle of the presidential campaign slogans, one side won by an Electoral College landslide.
Ray Hennessey
Marriott CEO to Trump: 'We Should Keep the Welcome Mat Out'
Leadership

Marriott CEO to Trump: 'We Should Keep the Welcome Mat Out'

'Disprove your critics,' he tells the president elect.
Nina Zipkin
How Trump Won Using Strategic Branding, and What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Him
Make More Happen

How Trump Won Using Strategic Branding, and What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Him

Specialization is better than generalization, Trump teaches us. That's why white working-class men loved him.
Jayson DeMers
Snowden Is Not Worried About a Trump Presidency
Donald Trump

Snowden Is Not Worried About a Trump Presidency

But he acknowledges the fight to ensure people's privacy from government snooping won't get any easier under Trump.
6 Tech Predictions for the Trump Years
Technology

6 Tech Predictions for the Trump Years

Trump's administration will bring big changes to the tech world. Here's what you should look out for as a consumer.
Californians Are Calling for a 'Calexit' from the U.S. -- Here's How a Secession Could Work
Politics

Californians Are Calling for a 'Calexit' from the U.S. -- Here's How a Secession Could Work

Far-fetched as it may sound, the plan started gathering steam after Tuesday night's surprising vote.
Melia Robinson
7 Unexpected Winners and Losers From the Election
Technology

7 Unexpected Winners and Losers From the Election

Technology was a major player this election cycle.
Nina Zipkin