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Staff Writer for @Wired covering business, tech policy, and the 2016 presidential campaign. send ideas to issie_lapowsky@wired.com

It’s Trump: Cruz Suspends His Campaign After Indiana Loss

It’s Trump: Cruz Suspends His Campaign After Indiana Loss
wired.com — Call it Black Tuesday for the world's bookies. Today, Leicester City, a UK football club given 5000-to-1 odds to win the Premier League, clinched the title. And Donald Trump is going to be the Republican Party's nominee for president. At least, the odds are heavily in his favor. Texas Sen.

Ellen Pao Has A New Site to Push Greater Diversity in Tech

Ellen Pao Has A New Site to Push Greater Diversity in Tech
wired.com — Ellen Pao's gender discrimination lawsuit against famed Silicon Valley venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins made her the face of Silicon Valley's diversity movement. Now she's teamed up on new project meant to guide tech companies toward greater diversity and inclusion.

unit topic 1 (with tweet) · katlynsturgis · Storify

unit topic 1 (with tweet) · katlynsturgis · Storify
storify.com — These artifacts have to deal with healthy relationships. Relationships with your friends, family, peers, and yourself. Having a good relationship with your peers at school and work is very important. If you are getting picked on and bullied you need to immediately deal with it because no one deserves that.

San Francisco’s Trump Protest Sums Up Election 2016 in One Flaming Piñata

San Francisco’s Trump Protest Sums Up Election 2016 in One Flaming Piñata
wired.com — Donald Trump's latest visit to California was met with an hours-long protest in front of the Hyatt Regency hotel in Burlingame, twenty minutes south of San Francisco, the site of the state Republican Convention. More than a hundred rowdy protesters blocked the entrance to the hotel, where Trump was scheduled to give a speech to conservative activists.

Etsy Is Defying Tech’s Lousy Record on Gender Diversity

Etsy Is Defying Tech’s Lousy Record on Gender Diversity
wired.com — Etsy has crafted an identity for itself as an artisanal alternative to mainstream marketplaces. It's also going against the norm in other ways, as its latest diversity report shows. Today the company said that women now make up 54 percent of its workforce, up from 51 percent in 2014.

Whoa, Amazon Isn’t Just Making Money. It’s Making More Than Ever

Whoa, Amazon Isn’t Just Making Money. It’s Making More Than Ever
wired.com — The latest earnings season has been rough on tech sector. But today Amazon joined Facebook as a tech giant bucking the trend. Yes, Amazon is totally killing it. But wait, doesn't Amazon always kill it? In short, no. For all its visibility, the company has long favored growth over profits, dampening the expectations of its investors for many years.

Larry and Sergey Have Passed the Crown to Google’s New King

Larry and Sergey Have Passed the Crown to Google’s New King
wired.com — Each year, Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin write a letter to share their thoughts on what the company stands for and where it's going. But this year's Founders' Letter is different: it wasn't written by a founder. Last year, Google become Alphabet, news that was itself shared in a letter.

Dear Donald Trump: That’s Actually Not How Sexism Works

Dear Donald Trump: That’s Actually Not How Sexism Works
wired.com — During his victory speech in New York City last night, after sweeping all five of the day's primary races, Donald Trump asserted that Hillary Clinton is only leading the Democratic race because she's a woman. "Frankly, if Hillary Clinton were a man, I don't think she'd get five percent of the vote," the Republican frontrunner said.

Twitter Thinks Streaming the NFL Is a Big Deal for Twitter

Twitter Thinks Streaming the NFL Is a Big Deal for Twitter
wired.com — Football is officially coming to Twitter-and, for company executives, this is a big deal. Starting this fall, you'll be able to watch Thursday Night Football live on Twitter alongside tweets from friends and fans. As my colleague Brian Barrett noted earlier this month, Twitter reportedly beat the likes of Amazon, Verizon, and Facebook to secure the digital rights to the games.

You Aren’t as Mad About Twitter’s Changes as You Said, Twitter Says

You Aren’t as Mad About Twitter’s Changes as You Said, Twitter Says
wired.com — If you tweet, you inevitably get mad. Sometimes you get really mad. And sometimes you get so mad that you tweet about it. Twitter, after all, is something of a public square where outrage reigns-and there are few things tweeters love getting angry about more than Twitter itself.
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Apr 28, 2016

I demoed one of these bikes in my apartment for a week. If I'd had more space, would have loved to keep it. twitter.com/Kris_Frieswick…

Apr 27, 2016

@tina_nguyen what?! i missed that. please send at your earliest convenience.

Apr 27, 2016

"She experienced the hard scrabble world of being a woman professional in a business world that extracts a price" - Cruz on Fiorina

Apr 27, 2016

In 24 hrs, Trump says Clinton is playing #womancard and Cruz praises Carly Fiorina's ability to shatter glass ceilings.

Apr 27, 2016

Donald Trump says Clinton is playing the #womancard. Still unclear what this "woman card" gets you on planet Earth wired.com/2016/04/dear-d…

Apr 27, 2016

Trump says Clinton is winning because she's a woman. But that's really not how sexism works at all: wired.com/2016/04/dear-d…

Apr 26, 2016

RT @SamFeistCNN: Trump delegate update: CNN analysis shows that Trump is expected to win at least 27 of 54 unbound PA delegates. This is a…

Apr 26, 2016

Sanders email: He's staying in race bc “people in every state in this country should have the right to determine who they want as president"

Apr 26, 2016

RT @wexler: The Acela is for the establishment. We should call this the Wawa Primary.


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