While the media was overwhelmed by the Kavanaugh confirmation – the Trump administration and the TECH world battle continued to heat up.Today,on Future Forward, a special edition – Trump and Tech.or is it Trump Vs. Tech? We’ll explore.I’m Gene DeRose. And I’m Steven Rosenbaum – this is Future Forward, let’s Launch.

Future forward – Rundown 10/7

Tech and Trump: a show in 3 parts:

Part 1: Tech vs. Trump.

Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales: There’s going to be an ‘enormous backlash’ against Donald Trump’s lies
https://www.businessinsider.com/wikipedia-founder-jimmy-wales-donald-trump-backlash-is-coming-2018-9

Wikipedia Bans Right Wing Site Breitbart as a Source for Facts
https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/pa9qvv/wikipedia-banned-breitbart-infowars

Trump to meet with Google, other tech executives: Kudlow
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-tech/trump-to-meet-with-google-other-tech-executives-kudlow-idUSKCN1MC1WG3

Is President Trump Preparing To Rein In Big Tech?
https://townhall.com/columnists/erichreimer/2018/09/23/is-president-trump-preparing-to-rein-in-big-tech-n2521639

Will Trump, GOP walk the talk on tech?
https://www.politico.com/newsletters/morning-tech/2018/09/24/will-trump-gop-walk-the-talk-on-tech-349357

Part 2: Trump Tariffs:

Trump’s China Fight Puts U.S. Tech in the Cross Hairs

THE TECH MESS TRUMP WON’T CLEAN UP
https://www.vanityfair.com/news/2018/10/the-tech-mess-trump-wont-clean-up-podcast

China manufacturing weakens amid US tariff battle
https://apnews.com/a2671309cae74f019eb7e475e01365fc

Part #3: The New NAFTA

Trump’s New NAFTA delivers big wins to drugmakers, oil companies and tech firms
https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/economy/trumps-usmca-delivers-big-wins-to-drugmakers-oil-companies-and-tech-firms/2018/10/02/2d68ad10-c66f-11e8-b1ed-1d2d65b86d0c_story.html?utm_term=.e625a643b746

There’s a new NAFTA, and Trump got it done
https://www.bostonglobe.com/business/2018/10/01/there-new-nafta-and-trump-got-done/j0LICNEfkPA1bLqkTpyb4J/story.html

Extra Credit:

Trump’s Pick to Lead Energy Tech Innovation Program Is Invested in Gas Utilities and Pipeline Companies
https://www.desmogblog.com/2018/10/05/trump-arpa-e-energy-tech-lane-genatowski-invested-gas-utilities-pipelines

Trump Agency Website Changes Continue to Raise Concerns
https://www.govexec.com/technology/2018/10/trump-agency-website-changes-continue-raise-concerns/151780/

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