Simon & Schuster was all set to publish Sen. Josh Hawley’s critique of big tech in June. But the deal was scotched after the Missouri Republican joined President Trump’s effort to undermine last November’s election, the New York Times reported. The cancellation of Hawley’s “The Tyranny of Big Tech” is the latest example of businesses distancing themselves from Trump and his supporters in...
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Jeff Bezos this week wrote his final shareholder letter as he steps aside as CEO of Amazon. It is remarkable what he and the company have accomplished. I vaguely remember buying my first book on Amazon. Today, I buy…well, that brings me to the point of this week’s column. I recently realized that my kids’ whiteboard markers had run dry. I grabbed my phone and searched for...
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