Edward Graham

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Edward is a Reporter at Morning Consult covering tech policy.


Morning Consult Tech: Cyber Breach Affects Personal Data of Pentagon Employees

By Edward Graham This morning, Morning Consult is launching new sports and entertainment verticals. Subscribe now to get the first editions of the newsletters: Morning Consult Sports | Morning Consult Entertainment Top Stories The Pentagon said a cyber breach of the Defense Department’s travel records compromised the personal information and credit card data of as many […]

Morning Consult Tech, Presented by the Electronic Payments Coalition: Week in Review & What’s Ahead

By Edward Graham Week in Review Telecom firms deny new report on Chinese surveillance efforts  Yossi Appleboum, a security expert working for a major U.S. telecommunications company, said the unidentified firm discovered manipulated hardware from Super Micro Computer Inc. in its network and removed it in August, a revelation that follows an investigative report detailing how Chinese spies allegedly used […]

Morning Consult Tech, Presented by the Electronic Payments Coalition: Use of Terrorist Propaganda on YouTube Declines, Analysis Finds

By Edward Graham Top Stories A new analysis found that the use of Google’s YouTube to spread jihadi terrorist propaganda online is dramatically declining, even as terrorist groups such as the Islamic State and al-Qaeda continue to rely on file-hosting services like Dropbox Inc., Google Drive and Google Photos. The Site Intelligence Group analysis examined more […]

Morning Consult Tech, Presented by the Electronic Payments Coalition: After Google+ Breach, Senators Show Bipartisan Support for Reining In Tech Companies

By Edward Graham Top Stories Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle argued during a Senate Commerce Committee hearing that Congress should take action to rein in large tech companies, a call that comes following revelations earlier this week that Google exposed private data from hundreds of thousands of users of its Google+ social network. Sen. […]

Morning Consult Tech, Presented by the Electronic Payments Coalition: Google to Drop Bid for Pentagon’s Cloud Contract

By Edward Graham Top Stories Google said it’s dropping out of the bidding for the Pentagon’s cloud computing contract that’s valued at as much as $10 billion, in part because the project might conflict with the tech giant’s corporate values. The contract, known as the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure cloud, or JEDI, involves moving large amounts […]

Morning Consult Tech, Presented by the Electronic Payments Coalition: Apple’s Security VP Tells Lawmakers It Has No Evidence of Alleged China Hack

By Edward Graham Top Stories Apple Inc.’s vice president for information security, George Stathakopoulos, said in a letter to lawmakers on the House and Senate commerce committees that the tech giant has found no evidence to support the main points of a Bloomberg report last week alleging that China had planted chips inside servers that were […]