Danny Meyer Wants to Help You Get Your Favorite Meal
The restaurateur’s private-equity fund has invested $15 million in Goldbelly, an upscale, e-commerce food business.
Netflix to Open New Production Hub in New Mexico
Netflix plans to open a new film and television production hub in New Mexico, the latest venture in the streaming entertainment giant’s ambitions...
Ride-Hailing Firm Lyft Taps Joy Howard as New CMO
Lyft has hired Joy Howard as its chief marketing officer, as the ride-hailing firm continues to expand in North America.
Google Exposed User Data, Feared Repercussions of Disclosing to Public
Google exposed the private data of hundreds of thousands of users of the Google+ social network, though it didn’t find evidence of misuse. The...
Facebook Launches Portal Video-Chat Devices for the Home
The two voice-controlled tabletop systems feature cameras, microphones and touch screens—and Amazon’s Alexa virtual assistant.
RIP Google+. We Hardly Knew Ye.
Few tears were shed Monday over the death of Google+, the search giant’s oft-derided effort at challenging Facebook in social media.
Cocaine, Reefer and the F-Word: Sometimes Alexa Goes a Little Crazy
Amazon’s Echo device and Alphabet Inc.’s Google Home can handle a growing array of tasks. They are also freaking people out, seeming to drop into...
Facebook Pushes Into Africa
Facebook is working to get more Africans onto a faster internet, but critics say the company’s efforts threaten to funnel traffic to its own...
Alexa Heads to the Warehouse
ShippingEasy will make e-commerce fulfillment operations available through Amazon’s voice assistant, bringing more consumer technology into...
The Internet Gave Us Great TV---Now Where's Our Great TV Guide?
The Golden Age of Television comes with too many apps and devices, and there aren’t enough tools to help you find and play the best shows.
Steve Ballmer Talks About His Best and Worst Bets
A young Steve Ballmer knew a good thing when he saw it. A later foray into furniture proved not so prescient.
In the 5G Race, Airwave Auctions Are the Next Rivalry
A new battle for cellular airwaves is under way as governments around the world start to auction off spectrum for mobile coverage that could power...