Slack, the enterprise communication platform, came in first, having reached a $2 billion valuation within two years of its founding.» Read More
Tech companies in California are moving from the suburbs to the city, and they're settling in San Francisco's historic Tenderloin district. Here's a look at what changes are taking place in the traditionally run-down neighborhood.
Busy New Yorkers and Chicagoans will soon have another way to get meals delivered.
Founders Fund partner Scott Nolan doesn't see a bubble forming in the Nasdaq, but there are other red flags in the tech sector, he tells CNBC.
Shashi Fernando, CEO of angel investor and business incubator Yonder & Beyond, introduces the company's products, such as U.S. social media music app PlayMeet.
Azmat Yusuf, founder of London-based Citymapper, introduces the urban transport app which provides users with real-time information. He also discusses the company's launch in Singapore.
David Chao, DCM Ventures co-founder and general partner, is seeing the most growth in the medicinal delivery of cannabis in the industry.
The pot economy has bred a whole new wave of entrepreneurs looking to cash in and make a difference in the growing industry.
April 16- Slack, which makes software to help improve team communication, said it raised $160 million in a round of funding, valuing it at $2.8 billion. The San Francisco- based startup, whose tool helps people exchange messages, videos and images, said new investors include Horizons Ventures, Digital Sky Technologies, Index Ventures, Spark Capital Growth, and...
Six months ago, a year-old messaging app called Slack lit up the tech blogs when it raised money at a $1.2 billion valuation. Try $2.8 billion
SAN FRANCISCO, April 13- San Francisco- based startup Planet Labs, a company that aims to blanket the skies with low-cost satellites, has raised nearly $140 million from investors that include Russian billionaire Yuri Milner and SpaceX backer Draper Fisher Jurvetson. Now, the company has raised an additional $20 million from an unlikely contender: the venture...
Walt Disney is making a $250-million bet on DraftKings, a Boston-based fantasy sports start-up, the WSJ reported.
One of the fastest-growing sectors in tech, mobile apps are a Wall Street darling. Newbies are jockeying to be the next Twitter.
Many Silicon Valley venture capital firms have no women at the highest level, reports Julia Boorstin.
David Glickman, CEO of Ultra Mobile, explains how he managed a millennial team to grow his company to more than $100 million in two years.
"Pockets of exuberance" have popped up in private tech, but most heavily funded start-ups warrant the money, an investor said.
Twitter is launching its live-video streaming app out of beta, pitting it against Meerkat in this space.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on Twitter's attempt to beat back Meerkat with the launch of its new streaming app, Periscope.
Unicorns in Silicon Valley are startups valued at $10 billion and higher. CNBC's Josh Lipton looks at which technology startups are getting the most attention.
Roger McNamee, Elevation Partners co-founder, discusses what he believes is a bubble brewing in Silicon Valley.
As more players join the online streaming field, companies like Netflix and Hulu find themselves in a new role, the NYT reports.