Gender, Diversity in Google's Workforce Barely Shift
The search giant barely raised the number of women and underrepresented minorities among its ranks, while it got less white and more Asian over the...
Fitbit Employees Charged in Jawbone Trade-Secrets Case
U.S. prosecutors have charged six current and former employees of Fitbit with possessing trade secrets stolen from rival company Jawbone.
AT&T Closes Time Warner Deal After Judge's Ruling
AT&T Thursday completed its purchase of Time Warner, as U.S. District Judge Richard Leon authorized it to do so after the Justice Department...
Top Facebook Strategist to Step Down
Facebook’s top policy and communications executive, Elliot Schrage, is stepping down after a decade at the social-media giant.
Meet Apple's Security Headache: A Startup's iPhone Hacking Box
GrayKey, a $15,000 iPhone-unlocking box sold to police and other U.S. authorities by Atlanta startup Grayshift LLC, is in heavy use with some...
Apple's Next Laptops Could Be More iPhone Than Mac
As efficient mobile processors overtake their laptop-powering counterparts, Apple could switch MacBooks over to its own custom chips.
This Robotic Chessboard Is Like Something Out of Harry Potter
The high-tech Square Off lets your opponents move carved wooden pieces into position from another room—or even another country.
Grabbing an Uber? Now You Can Buy Your Own Insurance for the Ride
Chubb has teamed with a tech startup to sell insurance to passengers of ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft to cover medical and other costs...
China's Costly Wars to Go Cashless
As more Chinese leave their wallets at home, Alibaba and Tencent are reaching deeper into theirs to fund an increasingly arms race to dominate...
Snapchat Zigs Where Facebook Zags
Snapchat is opening its platform to outside software developers in a push for growth that will also test its commitment to privacy.
How Whole Foods Gives Amazon a Boost
Amazon’s acquisition of Whole Foods last year freaked out rival supermarkets, but the real surprise is how much the grocery chain has helped Amazon...
White House Seeks to Block Senate Bid to Kill ZTE Deal
The White House will try to block language in the Senate defense bill aimed at derailing a Trump-brokered deal to resuscitate Chinese telecom giant...