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.
Norwegian security probes conclude: no eavesdropping found in central Oslo
Norway's domestic intelligence agency says there are no illegal listening devices in central Oslo, near government buildings, Parliament or...
On Samsung's Turf, Hedge Fund Fights to Block Merger
Elliott Advisors, a U.S. hedge fund, is taking on the sprawling Samsung conglomerate in South Korea, where overseas investors have found themselves...
China's Didi Kuaidi Readies Funds in Fare-Ground Battle
Chinese ride-hailing company Didi Kuaidi has set a fundraising target of around $2 billion, seeking more funds than it earlier planned to compete...
Alibaba Affiliate Launches Online Bank Despite Regulatory Hurdles
Alibaba’s financial affiliate began operations of an online bank Thursday, though its limited services indicate the challenges it faces in China’s...