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As more players join the online streaming field, companies like Netflix and Hulu find themselves in a new role, the NYT reports.
A law student contested the "safe harbour" agreement that allows Facebook and others to store data from EU citizens in the U.S. The FT reports.
Retail technology venture capitalist Kyle Fugere offers up three business models disrupting retail as we know it.
Top companies are making huge strides through their NCAA March Madness commercial spending.
SAN FRANCISCO, March 24- A former partner at venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield& Byers was judged by a different standard than male colleagues, her attorney told jurors on Tuesday, as a landmark Silicon Valley sex bias case entered its final stages. During closing arguments in San Francisco Superior Court, plaintiff Ellen Pao's attorney Alan Exelrod...
*Google shares up 2.5 pct. March 24- Google Inc said it hired Ruth Porat, chief financial officer at Morgan Stanley, as its own finance chief, a move signaling that the search engine company may be looking to bear down on fast growing expenses. Porat has helped execute a sweeping cost-cutting strategy across several business lines at Morgan Stanley.
March 24- Morgan Stanley Chief Financial Officer Ruth Porat is leaving the bank to become Google Inc's CFO, the latest Wall Street executive to move to Silicon Valley, where fortunes can be built fast but businesses can also become irrelevant overnight. Porat, a California native, joined Morgan Stanley in 1987, and led Morgan Stanley's investment banking...
Hackers are hijacking the app download process on Android smartphones and installing malware without users’ knowledge, a new report has found.
Industry insiders and attorneys are mixed on whether Ellen Pao's lawsuit will have a chilling effect on hiring women in Silicon Valley.
A Silicon Valley gender bias case against Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers goes to closing arguments on Tuesday.
NEW YORK— Amazon.com' s video game streaming platform Twitch informed users that their accounts may have been hacked. E-commerce giant Amazon.com Inc. bought Twitch for $970 million in 2014 as part of a move to take part in video gaming's growth as an online spectator sport. Figures from July 2014, just before the Amazon buyout, show that Twitch users viewed more...
Twitch, the video game streaming site that Amazon bought for $970 million last year, has been hacked, the company admitted on Monday.
Instead of free-for-all distribution supported solely by advertising, Vessel will charge $3 per month for exclusive early access to clips of musicians, sporting events, comedians and many other forms of entertainment not available on YouTube or any other digital video service for at least three days. CEO Jason Kilar, formerly head of Hulu Plus, believes...
Flying objects could soon be filling the skies, delivering your packages to your house. So will drones put your safety at risk?
Commercial drone flights are generally banned in the United States, except in a small number of cases where the FAA has granted an exemption. The FAA could announce the change next week, ahead of a congressional hearing on drones scheduled for Tuesday, these people added. The FAA had no immediate comment.
U.S. stocks jumped about 1 percent to close near highs, continuing several days of alternating gains and losses as investors weighed a weaker dollar.
NEW YORK/ BOSTON, March 20- Rapid7, LogRythm and Mimecast are joining a growing list of cybersecurity firms planning to go public in 2015 to capitalize on investor interest following a spate of hacker attacks, according to people familiar with the matter. Shares of publicly traded cybersecurity firms have outperformed the market in recent months, as...
Tinder has hired high-profile tech exec Chris Payne as its new CEO, replacing current CEO and Sean Rad, Recode reports.
The FAA has cleared Amazon drones for testing, but don't expect to see that package land in your backyard any time soon. Here's why.
Innovation is also known as creative destruction for good reason: It wipes out companies. Prepare for these 6 trends before it's too late.