Dominic Rushe on Muck Rack

Dominic Rushe Verified

Business Correspondent, Guardian US — Guardian

@GuardianUS business correspondent. All opinions are my own, unless they're not. PGP t.co/4p8dGiJbLR

European parliament set to call for break-up of Google in antitrust case

theguardian.com — The European parliament is reportedly poised to call for a break-up of Google in a drastic escalation of Europe's long-running antitrust case against the tech giant. A draft motion seen by the Financial Times, and expected to be agreed next week, calls for the "unbundling [of] search engines from other commercial services" as a potential solution to Google's dominance of the search market in Europe.

Westbrook Partners: the global landlords 'using property like an ATM'

theguardian.com — Winter is coming to New York. Upstate, record snowfalls have brought life to a standstill. In New York City, temperatures are already well below freezing and falling. For residents of the shabby, vermin-ridden Three Pools housing complexes it looks set to be a hard winter. Only nine months ago things were looking up.

New York taxi drivers' group calls for Uber to have license suspended

theguardian.com — One of New York's largest taxi driver groups has called for rival Uber to have its license suspended after reports that it has been abusing access to data about its passengers' rides.

Technology | The Guardian

New Bob Marley marijuana gon' make you feel irie

mg.co.za — Bob Marley is to become the face of the world's first international marijuana brand. The late reggae superstar's family has teamed up with a private equity firm to launch Marley Natural, which will offer "heirloom Jamaican cannabis strains" inspired by those Marley enjoyed.

Is Uber the worst company in Silicon Valley?

theguardian.com — Is Uber the worst company in Silicon Valley? The taxi app company has proved to be one of the most aggressive of the new generation of tech startups - showing a willingness to take "disruption" to new heights. Governments, states, taxi drivers, tax authorities, rivals, even blind people - all have come up against Uber and lost.

Bob Marley fronts marijuana brand to sell healing power of the herb

theguardian.com — Bob Marley is to become the face of the world's first international marijuana brand. The late reggae superstar's family has teamed up with a private equity firm to launch Marley Natural , which will offer "heirloom Jamaican cannabis strains" inspired by those Marley enjoyed.

Government planes mimic cellphone towers to collect user data - report

theguardian.com — The US justice department is reportedly using electronic equipment on aircraft to simulate cellphone towers so it can collect phone location and identifying information on a mass scale from users on the ground below.

Reddit CEO Yishan Wong resigns after row about new office space

theguardian.com — Reddit, the popular online news and community message site, has lost its chief executive, seemingly after a row over new office space. Yishan Wong resigned after two and a half years of service, the company announced on Thursday. He will be replaced by Ellen Pao, Reddit's business and partnerships strategist, on an interim basis.

Facebook updates privacy policy to clarify how it uses data

theguardian.com — Facebook has once again moved to simplify its description of how it uses the data generated by its 1.3 billion users. The social network issued an update of its privacy policy on Thursday including a new interactive tutorial called " Privacy Basics " which walks people through how they can change their settings.
More Articles →
Nov 22, 2014

RT @LGamGam: Two families watched Obama's immigration speech together – but the president's plan only helps one gu.com/p/43gbh/stw

Nov 21, 2014

RT @zackwhittaker: Seriously, @IKEAUSA. What the hell. You literally cut me off after being on hold for 14 minutes.

Nov 20, 2014

RT @Reddit_Tech_New: FISA Judge To Yahoo: If US Citizens Don't Know They're Being Surveilled, There's No Harm techdirt.com/articles/20141…

Nov 20, 2014

RT @alfranken: .@Uber should address what policies it has in place regarding the personal data of users: bit.ly/1Anrao5

Learn how to connect with Dominic on social media by joining Muck Rack Pro



Are You a Journalist?

Make a Portfolio

Create a free Muck Rack account to customize your profile and upload a portfolio of your best work.


Share This Profile