Online Summer Courses Attracting College-Bound High Schoolers
Massive open online courses, or MOOCs, intended as college-level work for anyone, are popping up on college applications, a sign of curiosity and,...
Bits Blog: What a Hiccup in Start-Up Land Might Look Like
If the market doesn’t start to turn around soon, all the giant fund-raising rounds may be in limbo — as well as the life of some of today’s...
Uncertainty in the Market May Imperil Deal-Making
Prolonged turmoil may end the continued deal-making that has brought about one of the biggest waves of mergers and initial public offerings in...
Advisers Work to Calm Fearful Investors
One some days, market psychology can count for more than long-term fundamentals, pushing panicked investors.to sell.
Netflix to Add Films and TV Series for Teenagers
The streaming service will introduce exclusive films and television series as part of a strategy to position itself as a digital entertainment hub...
After Ashley Madison Hack, Police in Toronto Detail a Global Fallout
The fallout continues from a data breach of Ashley Madison, the adultery website, as international authorities search for the hackers....
News Analysis: Hot Tech Start-Ups May Have Higher Funding Hurdles
The worldwide market gyrations will filter down to Silicon Valley, with start-ups that need cash likely to soon face tougher scrutiny....
Tim Cook of Apple Seeks to Quell China Fears in Email to Jim Cramer
The chief executive of Apple said business was booming for the tech giant in China. Apple shares recovered by midday after falling sharply in the...
Bits Daily Report: Potential Unicorns, Meet a Rough Market
Already, there are grumblings that the downturn in the stock market could alter the booming tech industry.
Bologna Journal: Italian Neighbors Build Their Own Social Network, Online and Off
An idea that began with a Facebook page started by two people looking to make friends has expanded beyond the narrow confines of Via Fondazza in...
Intel to Invest Heavily in Software That Enhances Cloud-Computing Capabilities
An expected $100 million in funding to be directed to cloud-computing software and a related start-up reflects the company’s view of its own...
Big Investors Are Finding Ripe Start-Up Targets in Europe
Venture capital, private equity and other big investors are increasingly finding technology start-up investment targets in Europe....