Facebook Turns to U.K. Politician to Help Repair Image
Facebook has hired Britain’s former deputy prime minister, Nick Clegg, as its top policy and communications executive, giving a Silicon Valley...
Former Chinese Internet Czar Pleads Guilty to Corruption
Lu Wei, the man who once led President Xi Jinping’s campaign to turn China into a cyberpower, pleaded guilty to corruption charges in a case that...
Paul Allen's Stratolaunch, world's largest airplane, completes key taxi test days after his death
Paul Allen's Stratolaunch, the world's biggest airplane, completed a crucial taxi test just days after the billionaire philanthropist's death.
PayPal: Growth on Sale
PayPal reported strong quarterly results, is at a more reasonable valuation and has shown that it can earn money from Venmo.
Amazon Revisits Some Cities as HQ2 Decision Looms
Amazon executives have made a fresh round of visits to several of the 20 finalists for its $5 billion second-headquarters project, fueling added...
Can Tesla Drive Out of the Slow Lane in China?
The electric car company has suffered amid U.S.-China trade tensions. Its plan to go local in China faces some stiff obstacles.
Why Big Tech Keeps Trying Its Hand at Hardware
Google, Amazon and Microsoft are making lots of new devices, but what they’re really selling are touchpoints.
Weapons: Will There Be a Ban on Killer Robots?
A push for a global agreement on autonomous weapons is stalled, much to the chagrin of advocates who believe a treaty is urgently needed.
Signal Search: Cellphone Service After Major Hurricanes
Persistent cellular site outages after Hurricane Michael left many first responders and residents of Panama City, Fla., unable to reach loved ones...
Bitcoin Ponzi Schemer Must Pay $2.5 Million, Federal Court Rules
A federal court ordered a New York trading firm to pay $2.5 million in fines and restitution for orchestrating a Ponzi scheme that defrauded at...
Addicted to Audio: Why Music Obsessives Blow Their 401Ks Chasing Down Vintage Gear
Vintage-audio collectors are on the hunt for coveted, ancient and pricey components to make their classic stereo systems sing. Here, how to start...
Uber IPO: A Lot Will Ride on CFO's Choice of Metrics, Timing
Uber Technologies’s finance chief will play a critical numbers game as the ride-hailing service races toward an initial public offering riding a...