A growing number of start-ups are betting consumers will pay at least something to keep their data away from prying eyes.
Copper prices fell to their lowest in four years on the Shanghai Futures Exchange on Monday, a move analysts say underscores China's bleak outlook.
McDonald's reported a bigger-than-expected drop in sales for February, with competition and bad weather battering U.S. sales.
EBay will reject a slate of board nominees proposed by Carl Icahn, raising the stakes in a battle over the company's governance.
In the midst of an $8 billion growth spurt, Sheraton will open a record 38 newly constructed hotels in the next 12 months, including several in Iraq.
Bill Ackman, who is betting $1.16 billion that Herbalife is a fraud, spent $264,000 in 2013 on lobbyists to press his case against the company.
Former Ford Motor executive William Clay Ford Sr. and the longtime owner of the Detroit Lions football team, died on Sunday at age 88.
Despite downgrades and fiscal woes, now could be the time for investors to get in on Puerto Rico, says YPO member Francisco De Armas.
Some of Boeing's 787 Dreamliner jets had hairline cracks in their wings due to a manufacturing problem, the airplane maker said Friday, reported the Wall Street Journal.
Attorney General Eric Holder has joined the call for a nationwide notification standard, but divisions persist, making a consensus questionable.
U.S. drivers are paying nearly 10 cents more per gallon at the pump than they did two weeks ago, as worries about Ukraine contributed to a jump in the cost of ethanol used in making gas.
As healthcare reform begins to take shape, venture capitalists see emerging opportunities in digital health start-ups.
Odds are against the stock market's aging bull making it through a sixth year, but this is no ordinary bull market.
Global debt markets grew to an estimated $100 trillion last year, according to the Bank of International Settlements, which also highlighted a growing decline in cross-border lending since the start of the financial crisis.
One might expect Bitcoin to unite all opponents of so-called fiat currencies. But that's not proving to be the case.
Don't expect any start-up to steal the headlines at SXSW this year. The advertising industry is getting most of the attention, said an executive.
Google will release an Android-based software development kit for wearable devices, exec Sundar Pichai said at SXSW.
Tech executives and industry professional at South by Southwest Interactive all say that virtual currency is here to stay.
Ukrainian prime minister will visit Washington this week for talks as tensions build over Russian forces' seizure of the Crimea.
Mobile messaging apps are poised for explosive revenue growth over the coming years, as they expand offerings beyond basic chat services.