US President Barack Obama Has Met Silicon Valley Bosses

President Barak Obama had met Facebook wunderkind Mark Zuckerberg and Apple CEO Steve Jobs in Silicon Valley.

The president had been seeking the views of technology leaders as he works to turn around his country’s ailing economy.

Obama has said he wants to encourage American businesses to invest more money in innovation.

Among those meeting the president has met the bosses of Twitter, Yahoo and Oracle.

Google CEO Eric Schmidt served on Obama’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology.

At a time when some wonder whether Facebook could replace Google as the world’s most influential tech power, Obama engrossed in deep conversation with Zuckerberg.

And the San Francisco Chronicle has an interesting chart outlining the guests’ political contributions to political parties and to Obama.

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