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WASHINGTON | The Latest: White House hosts tech execs Thursday

WASHINGTON — The Latest on a White House tech meeting (all times local): 11:20 a.m. The White House is hosting what it calls a listening session to hear from tech leaders including the CEOs of Google, Microsoft, IBM, Oracle and Qualcomm. The Thursday lunch meeting will address efforts to advance American leadership in artificial intelligence, … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: White House hosts tech execs Thursday

WASHINGTON  | Trump to meet with several tech CEOs amid rising tensions

WASHINGTON  — President Donald Trump will meet with top executives from Google, Microsoft, Oracle and Qualcomm next week during a White House roundtable that could touch upon some the sticking points in the increasingly prickly relationship between his administration and the technology industry. Google CEO Sundar Pichai, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, Oracle co-CEO Safra Catz … Continue reading WASHINGTON  | Trump to meet with several tech CEOs amid rising tensions

BEIJING | China says ex-Internet czar on trial over corruption charges

BEIJING — China’s former internet censor has gone on trial over allegations of corruption. State broadcaster CCTV says Lu Wei is accused of accepting 32 million yuan ($4.6 million) in bribes. It said his trial began Friday in the eastern city of Ningbo with 60 officials, reporters and members of the public present. China has … Continue reading BEIJING | China says ex-Internet czar on trial over corruption charges