The Justice Department is ratcheting up pressure on digital platforms with a new proposal to restrict the immunity that protects online companies from being held legally accountable for user-posted content, according to the Wall Street Journal. But the proposal may be more flash than substance. It would require congressional action to enact and it is unlikely to get through the...
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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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