Mike Isaac

New York Times tech reporter, author of the book “Super Pumped: The Battle for Uber"

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Technology reporter for the New York Times

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S ilicon Valley businesses are bleeding jobs because of COVID-19.

Silicon Valley is bleeding jobs. Which startups will survive COVID-19?

S ilicon Valley businesses are bleeding jobs because of COVID-19.

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Three thousand reported sexual assaults happened during Uber rides last year, according to a    study    Uber released on Thursday.

How is Uber making rides safer?

Three thousand reported sexual assaults happened during Uber rides last year, according to a study Uber released on Thursday.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is heading to Congress on Wednesday. He’s expected to testify about his plans to create a cryptocurrency called Libra.

Mark Zuckerberg to testify on cryptocurrency, election security, and antitrust

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is heading to Congress on Wednesday. He’s expected to testify about his plans to create a cryptocurrency called Libra.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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