Airbnb Raises $1.5 Billion
Home-rental service Airbnb Inc. has finalized one of the biggest private-funding rounds ever, raising $1.5 billion, which will value the company at...
Salesforce.com Adviser, Ex-CFO Smith Retires Again
Salesforce.com’s former Chief Financial Officer Graham Smith retired from the company, un-retired and now has retired again.
Netflix’s plan for global domination begins to take shape
Netflix already boasts over 60 million subscribers in about 50 countries, but if you ask CEO Reed Hastings, the company is just getting...
The Google Glass epic fail: What happened?
Here we are in the summer of 2015 and hardly a peep about a device that the media and public obsessed about for two years. So, what happened...
Sean Parker: Philanthropy for Hackers
Today’s young Internet barons should use the talents that made them rich to transform the world of giving.
Some AOL Shareholders Plan to Seek Higher Payout on Verizon Deal
Some AOL Inc. shareholders want more than the $50 a share Verizon Communications Inc. paid to take the iconic Web company private earlier this week.
Sirius Settles Oldies-Music Suits
Sirius XM Holdings agreed to pay $210 million to settle a case with major record labels over oldies music the company has aired.
Apple CarPlay coming soon to 2016 General Motors cars and trucks
In our smartphone-addicted culture, car buyers are increasingly expecting deep integration of their most common used apps into their next car.
Artificial Intelligence Machine Gets Testy With Its Programmer
Machine is asked to define morality, gets annoyed when it can't.
Lawmakers: Cellphone Spy Gear Tested in Three U.S. Cities
The Justice Department tested secret cellphone spy technology in three American cities, according to a letter from the top lawmakers on the Senate...
Gambling Giant William Hill to Open Accelerators in London, Tel-Aviv
U.K- based gambling operator William Hill will be opening startup accelerators in London’s Shoreditch neighborhood, popular with startups, as well...
Life@Work: The Bad Behavior of Visionary Leaders
Brilliant leaders like Jeff Bezos, Steve Jobs and Elon Musk often give little care and appreciation to their hard-working and loyal employees....