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Latest Trump tantrum targets Big Tech

American president's most recent salvo against Twitter and other Silicon Valley giants unlikely to win him new voters, many of whom love social media.

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Tensions between Twitter and Mr Trump soared after the social-media platform warned users that the American president broke its rules against violent speech.

SINCE the arrival of the Internet Age and the rise of the information technology companies, Republicans and conservatives have maintained an ambivalent relationship with the high-tech industries in Silicon Valley that have helped transformed the US economy and become a symbol of American global...

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