Kara Swisher

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Bank of England governor Mark Carney: Brexit ‘could go quite badly’. Photograph: Hannah McKay/Reuters

Image of the week: Carney’s caution Governor of the Bank of England Mark Carney, as certain MPs and indeed sections of the British press like to remi(...)

Twitter chief executive Jack Dorsey. Photograph: Chris Wattie/Reuters

Twitter chief executive Jack Dorsey said Silicon Valley companies, including his own, have not done enough to protect victims of online abuse, calling(...)

Facebook co-founder, Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg smiles at the conclusion of his testimony before the House Energy and Commerce Committee in the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill, April 11th, 2018 in Washington, DC. Photograph: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Sorry may be the hardest word for many people, but not Mark Zuckerberg. Few people in the public eye spend so much of their time sincerely and humbly (...)

Liam Cunningham, who plays Davos Seaworth in ‘Game of Thrones’, will speak at the Web Summit

The company behind the Web Summit has a permanent six-bedroom “crash pad” for new employees arriving in Dublin as part of efforts to circumvent the ho(...)

Snorkelling in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, known for its clear waters but much-emptied streets. Photograph: Mohamed El-Shahed/AFP/Getty

In numbers: Pilotless aircraft $26 billion Sum that airlines could save on pilot costs by introducing pilotless aircraft, according to a study by Sw(...)

The tech sector needs to accept that Peter Thiel is not going to be its intercessor with Donald Trump. Photograph: Andrew White/The New York Times

The technology industry, especially within Silicon Valley, likes to portray itself as groovily progressive.   Take weekly work time off to (...)

Marissa Mayer, president and chief executive officer of Yahoo! Inc. Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

Marissa Mayer is my new role model. First the Yahoo chief executive bans working from home. Now, according to Kara Swisher at Re/code, she has made al(...)

Twitter president of global revenue and partnership Adam Bain: “One of the most amazing things about the Twitter user is that . . . they often show us the way and lead us through product development.” Photograph: Romeo Gacad/AFP/Getty Images

On the day we meet, the big question on everyone’s lips across Silicon Valley and even Dublin’s Docklands is: Who will lead Twitter? Despite all th(...)

Kara Swisher: “I think the quality of people writing for online has gone up dramatically from just a few years ago and will continue to go up as more people enter the workforce.”

The day I’m due to interview Kara Swisher is the day Twitter chief executive Dick Costolo steps down. Just two weeks before, Swisher had asked him on (...)

Walt Mossberg, one of the former editors of News Corp’s AllThingsD interviewing former US Vice President Al Gore at the South by Southwest Interactive Festival (SXSW) last year. Photo: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

Kara Swisher and Walt Mossberg, the former editors of News Corp’s AllThingsD, have unveiled a site called Re/code , taking on their old employer in te(...)