SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 6- At Pinterest, the four-year-old online bulletin board service that is valued near $3.8 billion, some 70 percent of the users are female. Male-heavy boards dominate in the start-up mecca of Silicon Valley, which prides itself on progressive thinking and putting talent first.» Read More
YouTube is partnering with the US Olympic Committee for a "Team USA" channel sponsored by AT&T.
If you paid more taxes than you feel you should have, maybe you should think about living in a state with a lower tax burden. See which states qualify as American tax havens.
Twitter CEO Dick Costolo took the stage at the Wired 'Disruptive by Design' conference and exclaimed "I appreciate everyone's concern for our business, but it's working phenomenally well."
Andreessen tells me that now he's particularly interested in social commerce, saying he's very excited about Pinterest in particular. That gives a hint at that sharing startup's future business model.
Today Wired is hosting its fourth annual Business Conference in Downtown Manhattan, and I had a chance to catch up with Editor-in-Chief Chris Anderson to talk about how important disruption is to businesses today.
Two companies have teamed up to market fingerprint-based drug testing to police, prisons, and, they hope, American companies.
He’s not a household name like Gates, Jobs, or Zuckerberg. His face isn’t known to millions. But during his remarkable 20-year career, no one has done more to change the way we communicate.
We'll find out, through a series of interviews with innovators, where the investment opportunity is now, and what the rapid pace of change means for economic growth.
You get a salary, equity, mentors, and more. An inside look at how a San Francisco 'foundry' plans to build the next killer start-up.
Zynga’s earnings, revenue, and user growth all came in slightly higher than expected.
Providence is in talks to sell its stake for somewhere in the ballpark of $200 million—though my sources tell me it could be lower.
In an effort to crackdown on counterfeiting the department of homeland security has been raiding flea markets and confiscating counterfeit goods.
Holger Luedorf, Foursquare head of business development; David Tisch, TechStars NYC founder; and Aneel Ranadive, Pinchit CEO, discuss the next generation of tech innovators and how they are re-writing the rules and rewiring the way the world receives information.
Trip Adler, Scribd co-founder & CEO and Aaron Levie, Box.com co-founder & CEO, discuss how internet publishing and cloud computing is dramatically changing the way information is exchanged on the internet.
A look at the next generation of inventors that are changing the world of business, media and even society, with Joe Weisenthal, Business Insider deputy editor.
Ken Segall, "Insanely Simple: The Obsession That Drives Apple's Success" author, discusses what it was like to work within Apple's inner core creating revolutionary products for the tech giant.
Gas prices may still be uncomfortably close to $4 but great news, bacon lovers — just in time for the summer BLT season, bacon prices have fallen back down to earth in the U.S.!
All six partners at Andreessen Horowitz are committing to donate at least half of their lifetime income from venture capital investments to charity.
Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke assesses the argument for breaking up the banks, saying it is imperative to "eliminate the incentive for too big to fail."
Equitable Origin is a start up that is trying to change the way oil and natural gas drilling occurs so that it is safer and cleaner, and there is accountability in the event of a disaster.