Postmates Raises $80 Million in Push Toward $1 Deliveries
Postmates has an ambitious goal: $1 deliveries in under an hour. To help it get there, the on-demand courier service has raised more capital.
Angry Uber protests spark Paris travel chaos
Angry protests against Uber have sparked travel chaos in Paris as French taxi drivers launched a nationwide strike against the popular U.S.-based...
Amazon Under Fire Over Meagre UK Tax Bill
Controversy over multinationals paying little UK tax despite huge British sales continues with Amazon the latest in the spotlight.
Anti-Uber Protests Turn Violent In France
Cars are burned and tyres slashed as angry taxi drivers block transport hubs in protest against the mobile-based service.
Robo Recrutiting: Can an Algorithm Hire Better Than a Human?
Start-ups say they can eliminate biases and create more skilled and diverse workplaces, but data science will probably need human supervision....
Bits Blog: Daily Report: Hype Mingles With Promise in Gene Test
As labs and research start-ups grow, the federal government is scrutinizing their relationships with doctors, as well as their payment and billing...
Taxi Drivers Protest Uber in Clashes Across France
The anger is the latest in a series of challenges facing the service, which has been accused of breaking laws and creating unfair competition....
I.P.O. to Give Operator of Match.com and Tinder Its Own Stock
The media conglomerate IAC/InterActiveCorp said it was planning an initial public offering for its online dating business, which includes OkCupid....
Zane Lowe, the D.J. Scratching Out Beats 1 for Apple
Mr. Lowe, formerly Britain’s most influential radio jock, is in the mix of Apple’s revamped music strategy.
IAC Plans Match Group IPO
IAC/InterActiveCorp unveiled plans to pursue an initial public offering of its Match Group division, which includes dating sites Match.com and Tinder.
Paris Roads Blocked by Uber Protest
Scores of taxi drivers snarled traffic around the French capital, burning tires in protest against the expansion of Uber Technologies and its...
Letter of Recommendation: Letter of Recommendation: Alternative Search Engines
Want to find what you didn’t know you were looking for? Don’t go to Google.