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This Week in Tech: Privacy Edition

Fall has finally set in across San Francisco, and we’re nursing our PSLs as we brace ourselves for the onslaught of Dreamforce, which will overtake SoMa (and the whole city, TBH) next week. Here’s what caught our attention this week as we finalized schedules and briefing books: Paging Dr. Google? This week, the Wall Street…

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This Week in Tech: So long, Facebook. Hello FACEBOOK!

It’s Friday – you know what that means. Here’s your weekly rundown of the top tech stories our PR teams have been paying attention to: Facebook rebrands Facebook announced a rebrand this week as it continues to face calls for a government-led breakup (along with a string of nonstop controversies). The social media giant will…

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This Week in Tech: Fall Back Edition

With Halloween in the rearview mirror, SHIFTers are getting ready for the fall conference season, 2020 campaign planning and looking forward to our annual SHIFTgiving potluck. Here is some of the news that caught our attention this week – and don’t forget to turn your clocks back an hour on Saturday night! Twitter Bans Political…

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This Week in Tech: Google Reaches Quantum Supremacy, Zuckerberg Goes To Washington And More

Happy Friday everyone. It’s been a busy, wild week in the world of tech news. But don’t worry – we’re here to make sure you didn’t miss anything. Here’s a rundown of the top stories our PR teams have been paying attention to: Say hello to quantum supremacy Google says that it has built a…

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This Week in Tech: WeWork, Walkouts and Wheels Edition      

Fall marches on at SHIFT … this week, Boston celebrates Octoberfest, New York has Yankees fever and San Francisco is all about the 49ers. Here are a few other things that caught our attention this week: Tech Worker Walkouts Increasingly, employees at some of the world’s largest tech companies are using their collective power to…

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This Week in Tech: Tough times for Libra

It’s Friday – time to read about all the tech news you may have missed throughout the week. Here’s what we’ve been keeping an eye on: Trouble for Libra I wrote about the introduction of Libra back in June – Facebook’s planned cryptocurrency that has received it’s fair share of criticism. Well, it had a…

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Friday the 13th Tech News

This Week in Tech: Friday the 13th Edition

Sure, Apple showed off new products, state attorneys general are investigating Google and WeWork may not be worth what it claimed. Here are some of other tech stories you might have missed this week: Uber’s Employer Status The California Legislature on Wednesday passed a bill known as AB-5, which will make it more difficult for…

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A “Super Pumped” Blog Post

Last week, I had the pleasure of attending the San Francisco launch of Super Pumped, written by New York Times reporter Mike Isaac and hosted by The Verge’s Casey Newton. As an avid fan of Silicon Valley tech stories, the Booksmith, a bookstore in the historical Haight neighborhood that held the event, was the place…

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This week in technology cybersecurity

This Week in Tech: Jack gets hacked, and more cybersecurity news

It’s the Friday after Labor Day. If you’re still whirling from the holiday weekend, short week at work and start of the NFL season, you may have missed some big-time tech news. But it’s okay – we have you covered. Here are the most trendy-worthy stories that our B2B PR teams have been monitoring. Jack…

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This Week in Tech: International Edition

It’s the final days of August and SHIFTers are digging up their passports and heading everywhere from Cabo to Paris, which has us thinking outside of the U.S. Here are some of the international stories that got SHIFTers talking this week: All About India Many U.S. businesses have recently turned their eyes towards India. With…

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