MC/Tech: Subscribe

Get the latest news, data and insights on key trends affecting tech and tech policy.

SIGN UP

Armed With Digital Ad Tools, Advocacy Groups to Spend More on Issue Ads in 2019

Partisan organizations are looking beyond a gridlocked Congress to 2020 presidential election

Tale of Two Tech Cities: NYC, D.C. Startups Prepare to Battle Amazon for Talent

Amazon is entering New York’s tech hub as its workforce grows, while D.C. struggles with a decline

Smartphone Owners Prefer Simple Features Like Battery Life, Durability, Camera Quality

Experts say high smartphone saturation entices manufacturers to focus marketing on artificial intelligence, virtual reality, facial recognition

Pluralities of Democrats and Republicans Want Congress to Focus on Data Protection

Subject outweighs other issues, such as net neutrality, that have less bipartisan support

Most Young Adults Have an Appetite for Binge-Watching Shows

A majority of TV watchers said they’ve stayed up late to continue watching a show

Left-Leaning Groups Drop $10 Million on Facebook in Last Week Before Midterms

Republicans were outspent nearly 4 to 1 over the past week

40% Plurality of Voters ‘Much More Likely’ to Vote if Foreigners Interfere in Midterms

47% of respondents believe Russia is likely to try to influence next week’s elections

Cable Needs to Dial Up Flexibility, Dial Down Cost to Bring Back Cord-Cutters

Poll comes as cable, satellite providers look to stem tide of leaving customers

One Cringeworthy Post From the Past Probably Won’t Haunt You

Poll finds older offensive posts on social media won’t dramatically change people’s views of their friends, celebrities

Net Neutrality Important to Democratic Voters — but Not to Democratic Campaigns

59% of Democrats say the issue plays a significant factor in deciding whom to vote for in the midterm elections