Dow Weakens as Housing Sector Raises Economic Red Flags7.2
    The Dow and broader U.S. stock market drifted lower Wednesday, as the combination of trade-war uncertainty and dismal housing data raised red flags about the health of the domestic economy. Dow Slides; S&P 500, Nasdaq Follow All of Wall Street’s major indexes reported losses Wednesday, mirroring a tepid pre-market for Dow futures. The Dow Jones […]
    Africa Is Tech’s Next Great Frontier, Github A.I. Lead Says14
    The bleeding edge of technology innovation is increasingly shifting from Silicon Valley to places that are also at the frontiers of economic development, including sub-Saharan Africa, says Omoju Miller, the head of machine learning at software development platform Github.Miller, who grew up in Lagos, Nigeria, told the Fortune Brainstorm Tech conference that both demographics and geography will dri...
    Facebook’s regulation dodge: Let us, or China will22
    Facebook is leaning on fears of China exporting its authoritarian social values to counter arguments that it should be broken up or slowed down. Its top executives have each claimed that if the U.S. limits its size, blocks its acquisitions, or bans its cryptocurrency, Chinese company’s absent these restrictions will win abroad, bringing more power and data to their government. CEO Mark Zuckerberg...