Sam Sabin

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Sam is a reporter for Morning Consult covering tech policy.


Morning Consult Tech: Week in Review & What’s Ahead

By Sam Sabin Week in Review Facebook’s cryptocurrency Facebook Inc. formally announced its new cryptocurrency Libra, which will be directly backed by government currencies to provide relative stability to its value and will be available to purchase through a new subsidiary called Calibra. Facebook hopes to launch the program next year with 100 partners, and it […]

Morning Consult Tech: Alphabet’s Board Votes Down Proposals on Forced Arbitration, Human Rights Amid Employee Protests

By Sam Sabin Top Stories Alphabet Inc.’s board rejected 13 shareholder proposals, which touched on subjects such as forced arbitration for temporary workers over sexual harassment cases, workplace diversity and the company’s work in China, at its annual shareholder meeting. Outside the meeting, employees and shareholders protested together for the first time to push the […]