Going social leads to better health and a better health-care system, and it will reinvent the Obamacare era.» Read More
HotelTonight CEO Sam Shank says relying on praise from family and friends to judge your start-up is often a road to painful, prolonged failure.
Sam Shank, CEO of HotelTonight, explains how its new app lets impulsive travelers and procrastinators book same-day hotel reservations from their mobile phones and at a discount.
Google Glass officially got its first porn app, but it may not be available for long if Google has its way.
Well, that didn't take long. The first porn app has officially launched on Google Glass.
Most people generally don't associate terms like "inferiority" or "inefficiency" with disruptive innovations, but those are exactly the qualities that lead to market disruption.
Yahoo's acquisition of Tumblr was the biggest venture-backed exit of a New York-based company in the state's history.
The iPod is a classic example of the lesson that "cheaper, faster, better" has its limits as an innovation mantra.
All disruptions can be defined as innovations, but not all innovations are disruptive. Consider the cases of Netflix and IBM.
The Nokia N-Gage. Apple's Newton. The disruptor graveyard is filled with familiar names that promised to change our lives but never figured out the key to survival.
Wearable technology won't wear well if it just piles on information. Integrating data into our lives will separate the true trend-setters from the fleeting fads.
To disrupt a market you need a target, and there’s no better target than the fat cats.
Castlight Health is coming to market with a valuation of more than $1 billion, pricing its IPO above range.
A semi-secretive, but widely watched data analytics firm partially backed by the CIA has decided against going public, for now.
A Spotify job posting adds to speculation that the Swedish start-up is preparing for a share listing.
In a battle between wildcatters in the shale boom and renewable energy dreamers, five companies are uniquely positioned to influence the future of the energy market and climate policy.
Boku, Kymeta, LiveU, Twilio, and WhatsApp: changing how we connect and upsetting traditional telecom business models.
Travel market disruptors are hooking us, and booking us, with lodging options once out of reach to anyone but the elite.