IBM Shares Slide as Revenue Drop Renews Concerns
Shares of International Business Machines fell Wednesday after the company’s drop in revenue renewed concerns about the tech giant’s growth prospects.
Ties to Saudi Prince Weigh On SoftBank Fund's Future
Billionaire Japanese tech investor Masayoshi Son and Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman have been mutual supporters and business partners—but...
You Want 20% for Handing Me a Muffin? The Awkward Etiquette of iPad Tipping
Countertop payment tablets turn gratuities into a public ordeal; ‘You press the middle button so you don’t look cheap to the people behind you in...
Apple reveals secret iPhone security tricks you never knew existed
Apple has updated its privacy page, revealing all the secret ways your iPhone protects your privacy.
Uber Targets Trucking With New Trailer-Rental Business
Uber Technologies, in its ongoing quest to move beyond its unprofitable business of connecting drivers with passengers, is adding a new...
Facebook to ban voting misinformation as midterm elections approach
Facebook is cracking down on efforts to prevent voter suppression with the midterms less than a month away.
Tastemade Orders Up $35 Million Funding Round, Aims to Cash In on Data
Tastemade, a Santa Monica, Calif.-based digital-video company that pairs bite-sized videos with audience data, has raised $35 million in its latest...
Craig Newmark, Newspaper Villain, Is Working to Save Journalism
The tech mogul, whose Craigslist site helped replace newspaper classifieds, has given $50 million to revitalize local reporting in New York —...
Tesla Advances in China, Buying Land Purchase for a Factory
Elon Musk’s electric-vehicle maker is speeding up construction of a plant in Shanghai in response to the U.S.-China trade dispute.
An Army Veteran Wages War on Social Media Disinformation
Kris Goldsmith has become the cybersleuth for the Vietnam Veterans of America, hunting fake Facebook pages that sow discord and often have roots...
The Hackers at Your Smart Door: New Cyberdefenses Planned for Connected Devices
Two SoftBank-backed companies are teaming up to thwart hackers pummeling some of the cyberworld’s most vulnerable targets (think lightbulbs and...
Vista Equity Collects $11.4 Billion Toward $16 Billion Goal for Latest Tech Fund
If Vista Equity Partners Fund VII LP hits its goal, it would be the largest technology-focused buyout fund raised by an independent private-equity...