"The file-sharing startup Wednesday added former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice as a director to “help us expand our global footprint.”Dropbox Rankles Valley Orthodoxy with Rice Board Appointment - Digits - WSJ
Quickly, an Internet protest sprang up to encourage Dropbox users to boycott the service unless the San Francisco startup forces her off its board. A new website, “Drop Dropbox,” said Rice’s role in helping set U.S. policies in Iraq, and in promoting U.S. intelligence agencies’’ surveillance policies, made her a poor fit for a startup that “we are trusting with our most important business and personal data.”"
Friday, April 11, 2014
Dropbox Rankles Valley Orthodoxy with Rice Board Appointment - Digits - WSJ
Sign of the times