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Uber needs accountability, says targeted tech journalist

wdsu.com — The tech journalist at the center of Uber's latest controversy has a clear message: both Uber and its CEO need to be held accountable. It's been a rough week for the tech giant, which is under fire for comments made by Senior VP of Business Emil Mich...

Uber needs accountability, says targeted tech journalist

money.cnn.com — It's been a rough week for the tech giant, which is under fire for comments made by Senior VP of Business Emil Michael. At a dinner party last week, he suggested digging up dirt on journalists who'd criticized the car-sharing service, specifically Sarah Lacy.

Thiel: Uber 'most ethically challenged company in Silicon Valley'

wdsu.com — Uber is "the most ethically challenged company in Silicon Valley." That's according to PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel, who is also an investor in Uber competitor Lyft. In an interview with CNNMoney, the billionaire investor said Uber is on the brink of pushing the envelope too far.

Peter Thiel: Uber is 'most ethically challenged company in Silicon Valley'

money.cnn.com — That's according to PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel, who is also an investor in Uber competitor Lyft. In an interview with CNNMoney, the billionaire investor said Uber is on the brink of pushing the envelope too far.

Peter Thiel on Tim Cook coming out: 'It was courageous'

money.cnn.com — "I think Tim Cook was in a very unusual situation as a CEO of a very high-profile company -- the largest company by market capitalization -- not just in technology but in the whole world," Thiel told CNNMoney during an interview at Dublin's Web Summit.

Oculus VR's Crescent Bay could be the future of virtual reality

money.cnn.com — Immediately, my reality shifted. I was standing on a platform in what seemed like a vast darkness. At any moment, I could have leaped from it. Let me preface this -- I'm afraid of heights. My first reaction was to shift the contraption above my eyes and cheat a bit so I could see my feet in the real world.

Oculus 'many months away,' but could be a game changer

cnn.com — Dublin (CNN) -- We might still not have jetpacks and flying cars, but another dangling promise of the technology world now seems one step closer. Virtual reality (VR) is a serious business, as confirmed by Facebook's acquisition of Oculus VR for $2 billion earlier this year.

ISIS recruiting tactics: Apple pie and video games

money.cnn.com — These personal details are part of a Q&A with an ISIS recruiter on Ask.fm, a popular site where people can ask questions anonymously. His photo is cut off to conceal his identity, and beside it is the tagline "Im just like you" - common for ISIS recruiters on social networks like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Apple, Twitter bet on twenty-somethings' billion dollar company

money.cnn.com — The 24-year-old Irish entrepreneur and his brother Patrick, 26, had already built and sold one startup. As they tinkered with ideas for their next project, they were struck by the antiquated mobile payment systems that existed. They dropped out of college to find a solution.

Amazon releases new Fire tablets, e-readers

local10.com — NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Amazon has released a new set of tablets and e-readers. A $79 Kindle and the Kindle Voyage are the company's new e-reader offerings. "This is our thinnest, highest resolution, highest contrast e-reader we've ever done," Amazon VP Peter Larsen said of the Kindle Voyage, which starts at $199.
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Nov 25, 2014

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Nov 24, 2014

RT @StephanieElam: Just watched about 20 people break into a wireless store on w. Florissant. 1 man threatened me 4 recording #Ferguson pic.twitter.com/2vVt095WBO

Nov 24, 2014

RT @ChandlerCNN: Police in MO tell CNN they're only using smoke; our security says it's tear gas. I trust our security guys.

Nov 20, 2014

"You don't grow out of misogyny" - @sarahcuda on Silicon Valley's sexism problem. money.cnn.com/video/technolo…

Nov 20, 2014

I'll be on with @CarolCNN in a couple moments talking about my interview with @sarahcuda. Tune in!

Nov 19, 2014

Sexism alive and well! RT @macdonald_ted @LaurieSegallCNN I agree with him. You femi-nazis need to stop being so goddamned sensitive.

Nov 19, 2014

Wow. RT @aplusk What is so wrong about digging up dirt on shady journalist? @pando @TechCrunch @Uber

Nov 19, 2014

From my interview with Peter Thiel: Uber is 'most ethically challenged company in Silicon Valley' cnnmon.ie/14I8B0X via @CNNMoney

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