Europe Plants a Flag in the Digital-Tax Debate
The European Commission’s has announced plans for a new digital tax, seeing an opportunity to bring about international change on its terms, Simon...
IVF Testing Spurs a Debate Over 'Mosaic' Embryos
Some women hoping to get pregnant—and the doctors treating them—agonize over using embryos with some abnormal cells
China's Tencent Invests in Video, AI and Mobile Payments, as Earnings Soar
Tech titan Tencent Holdings Ltd. indicated it was doubling down on investments in China’s mobile-first world to ensure it remains a central...
Video Shows Uber Robot Car Rammed Into Pedestrian
A newly released video of the fatal accident involving a pedestrian and an Uber self-driving car appears to show the vehicle heading straight into...
Two Ford Executives, Hired From Silicon Valley, to Exit
Ford Motor is losing two executives it recently recruited from Silicon Valley, the latest in a series of prominent executives to leave the car maker.
Starbucks Aims for More Mobile Orders
With U.S. sales slowing, Starbucks wants to spread its mobile-ordering app beyond loyal customers.
After Days of Silence, Zuckerberg Publicly Addresses Facebook Crisis
In an effort to restore confidence in the social-media giant, Mr. Zuckerberg posted a statement about the recent furor over Facebook’s handling of...
YouTube Bans More Firearms Videos Amid Gun Debate
YouTube said it would ban videos relating to the sale or assembly of guns and certain gun accessories, as tech giants face growing pressure to...
If It Looks Like a Fish and Swims Like a Fish, It Might Just Be a Robot
Scientists have developed a soft robot that looks so much like a real fish that it can swim unobtrusively alongside marine life while capturing...
About 9% of Spotify Shares Won't Be Able to Trade on First Day
When Spotify’s shares begin trading April 3, about 9% of the company will be unavailable to trade because of restrictions such as employee vesting...
Tesla Shareholders Approve Elon Musk's New Pay Package
Tesla’s shareholders approved a hefty pay package for Chief Executive Elon Musk that seeks to keep the billionaire in the driver’s seat while tying...
Dropbox Raises Expected Valuation Range Ahead of IPO
Dropbox Inc. has raised its valuation and share-price target on the heels of strong demand from potential investors ahead of its initial public...