Amazon, Meta report record lobbying spending in 2021

Amazon, Meta report record lobbying spending in 2021

This post was originally published on this siteAmazon and Meta, Facebook’s parent company, spent record sums on federal lobbying in 2021 as they fought legislation to limit their expansive market power.  Amazon and its subsidiaries spent roughly $20.3 million to lobby Congress and the…

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Theranos verdict sends a chill through startups: analysts

Theranos verdict sends a chill through startups: analysts

This post was originally published on this site Fraud convictions this week for Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes will send a chill through Silicon Valley entrepreneurs, insiders say, now they know there is the threat of jail for airy promises that come to nothing. But with billions of dollars washing around...

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Silicon Valley’s trial of the century

Silicon Valley’s trial of the century

This post was originally published on this siteA look at the Theranos trial and the evidence that led to Elizabeth Holmes being found guilty of fraud.

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