The U.S. and France have come to a truce on France’s plan to tax American tech giants, at least for now, The Wall Street Journal reports. French President Emmanuel Macron spoke to President Donald Trump on Sunday hoping to curb the threat of tariffs on $2.4 billion of French imports, including wine and makeup. The back-and-forth gets to a broader trend of other countries trying to profit off of...
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What a Brazilian Steakhouse Says About the Tech Economy
Hi, welcome to your Weekend.One of my favorite tech memes is the “We’re so back” post, the kind that pokes fun at the industry returning to the good old days of expensive perks and wine-soaked dinners.I had a real-life “We’re so back” moment this week when I attended a bacchanalian feast thrown by Bain Capital Ventures at Fogo de Chão in San Francisco. Bain Capital’s private equity arm...
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