Oracle's Cloud Thickens
The good news it that Oracle’s cloud business continues to grow. The bad news is that investors will now have to just take the company’s word for it.
How Phone Companies Share Your Data
Carriers like Verizon Communications and AT&T get requests for their customers’ whereabouts from all sorts of places. How they handle them depends...
Amazon, Berkshire and JPMorgan Pick CEO for New Health-Care Company
Amazon.com, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase have appointed surgeon Atul Gawande as chief executive of their newly formed partnership to...
Why Europe's Cyber Insurance Windfall Hasn't Happened
One of the biggest data-privacy laws in history was supposed to kick off a new era of surging demand for cyber insurance in Europe. So far, it hasn’t.
SoftBank Director Counters CEO's Optimism: 'Don't Think You Can Rest Easy'
Tadashi Yanai, who leads clothing retailer Uniqlo and serves as an outside director on SoftBank’s board, told shareholders that he gets “so...
Keg Trackers Keep Your Ale From Going AWOL
Tech startups from the U.S. to Australia are developing sensors to help beer companies keep track of their kegs, which frequently go missing en...
This Chinese Big Data Firm Seeks a Big New York IPO
Shenzhen-based data aggregation company Jiguang is planning an initial public offering in New York in the second half of this year, according to...
What's an Online Ad Worth? Blockchain Might Help With That
Three startups propose blockchain-based solutions to rampant fraud in digital advertising.
Verizon, AT&T, Sprint to Cut Off Data Providers After Customer Locations Were Revealed
Verizon Communications, AT&T and Sprint pledged to stop sharing customer locations with two data brokers after at least one company revealed...
Cryptocurrency Exchange Bithumb Loses More Than $30 Million in Hack
The South Korean cryptocurrency exchange said it had temporarily halted withdrawal and deposit services after the cyber attack. Bitcoin fell about...
GameStop's Next Life
Going private may be best option for the growth-challenged videogame retailer.
AT&T in Talks to Acquire AppNexus for About $1.6 Billion
AT&T is in talks to acquire AppNexus, a deal that would give the telecom giant a foothold in digital ad sales as it seeks to challenge Google and...