The data breach involved current and former Uber drivers, and the company has notified attorneys general in states where those drivers live, including California. The company has raised more than $4 billion from prominent venture capital firms such as Benchmark and Google Ventures, valuing Uber at $40 billion and making it the most valuable startup in the...» Read More
The "Squawk Alley" crew and investor Kevin O'Leary, discuss tweets made by investor Marc Andreessen on the risk startups are taking on and the cash they are burning through.
Chicago has become the tech hub of the Midwest and is attracting capital and startup ventures. J.B. Pritzker, Pritzker Group managing partner, provides insight into "Chilicon Valley."
Brett Taylor, Quip founder and CEO, shares his thoughts on the future of innovation in the technology space.
We've gotten rid of the entire concept of a file, says Brett Taylor, Quip founder and CEO, discussing his new venture that allows users to collaborate on any device from tablets, smartphones and desktops.
Charles Michael Yim, Breathometer founder & CEO, discusses the next set of products his company is working on taking to market.
Charles Michael Yim, Breathometer founder & CEO, demonstrates his breathometer.
Ron Johnson, Apple's former SVP of retail operations, is planning a high-end, on-demand delivery service for gadgets, MacRumors said.
Eileen Burbidge, partner at Passion Capital, says U.K. start-ups have "a lot of promise" in areas such as fintech, health-tech and cyber-security and discusses whether we're heading for a tech bubble.
Serial entrepreneur Pat Ryan has interviewed more than a few billion-dollar start-up CEOs. And claims he's figured out their success secret.
Peter Thiel, PayPal co-founder and "Zero to One" author, shares his thoughts on Twitter's management and why it's unlikely the corporate culture is apt to change.
Peter Thiel, PayPal co-founder, provides his play on social media company Twitter.
Peter Thiel, "Zero to One" author, shares his thoughts on Uber's business strategies and bitcoin's future.
Peter Thiel, PayPal co-founder and "Zero to One" author, provides insight on the best start-up strategies.
The Peel app converts your smartphone to a remote control. Thiru Arunachalam, Peel co-founder & CEO, discusses how the platform enhances the TV experience, and partnering with Alibaba.
CNBC's Kate Rogers takes a close look at ride-sharing start-ups after Sidecar announced an additional $15 million in capital.
As technology and entertainment merge, more big names in film and TV are launching accelerators to produce blockbuster start-ups.
*Startup sale prices have surged in Europe. It's an increasingly familiar story in Europe, where hundreds of entrepreneurs have set up incubators that are adapting the Silicon Valley model to fast-track new companies. One EU-funded study from March, by database Seed-DB, estimated startups have created 3,500-4,500 jobs in Europe.
Sept 15- Sidecar, a ride-sharing startup which competes with on-demand car services such as Uber and Lyft, said it raised $15 million from existing and new investors, including Virgin Group founder Richard Branson. Existing investors Avalon Ventures and Union Square Ventures also participated in the funding round, the company wrote in a blog post.
Yet another high-profile Silicon Valley venture capitalist is warning investment in the tech world could be getting a bit ahead of itself.
Michael Santoli, Yahoo! Finance Senior Columnist, and the "Squawk Alley" team discuss comments by venture capitalist Bill Gurley that the VC community is taking on an excessive amount of risk right now.