Google Offers to Auction off Shopping Ad Spaces to Rivals
Google has proposed allowing rivals to bid for space to display products for sale, as part of its efforts to comply with a European Union antitrust...
Cisco Chairman Chambers to Step Down, Ending an Era
Cisco Systems Executive Chairman John Chambers, who oversaw the company for more than 20 years, won’t stand for re-election later this year, the...
Cyberattacks? There's Insurance for That.
Companies increasingly protect themselves against a wide array of cyberthreats.
Lyft's redesigned street concept could fix L.A. traffic
Lyft and transportation experts illustrate the benefits of coordinating autonomous vehicles, bike lanes, public transit and more greenspace.
Slack Closes $250 Million Funding Round Led by SoftBank's Vision Fund
Slack said it closed a $250 million funding round led by SoftBank’s Vision Fund, making it the latest tech startup to catch the eye of the world’s...
China Widens Bitcoin Crackdown Beyond Commercial Trading
Chinese authorities are moving toward a broad clampdown on bitcoin trading, testing the resilience of the virtual currency as well as the idea its...
Companies Look to an Old Technology to Protect Against New Threats
Companies are once again storing data on tape, just in case.
The Limits of Antivirus Software
While antivirus software helps protect against hacks, it doesn’t provide the invincibility that many users believe.
Cyberinsurers Ask: How Do You Measure Risk?
Companies have come up with a ratings system based on some unusual methodology.
Google Launches Tez Mobile-Payments App for India
The smartphone app lets users transfer money to individuals and businesses in India without the use of a credit or a debit card.
Google joins India's cashless payments rush
Google's new Tez app is the latest attempt by a big company to tap India's potential for digital payments.
Snapchat pulls Al Jazeera in Saudi Arabia
The social media company removed the channel after Saudi Arabia said it was in violation of local laws.