TOKYO, July 7- Japanese online retailer Rakuten Inc said on Friday it was banning the sale of ivory on its site, shutting a major sales route in one of the world's largest legal ivory markets. While China has pledged to shut down its domestic ivory trade by the end of this year, ivory imported before 1989 can be legally traded in Japan, with the government denying a link...
March 21- U.S. organic food delivery service Sun Basket has hired banks for an initial public offering that could come in the second half of the year, sources familiar with the situation said on Tuesday. Sun Basket is working with investment banks Bank of America Corp and Jefferies LLC on the IPO, three sources said. Bank of America and Jefferies declined to comment...
One reason Donald Trump is pushing back on the cost of Air Force One is that his own plane cost less than a tenth of Air Force One.
A yacht owned by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen is being blamed for damaging protected coral reef in the Cayman Islands.
The U.S. Supreme Court rejected a bid by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen to revive patent claims against AOL, Apple, Google, and Yahoo over pop-ups.
Paul Allen has mansions, yachts and sports teams. He's now added a production company, and it's tackling the subject of Ebola.
Microsoft billionaire Paul Allen has ramped up his commitment to fight Ebola in a big way, reports "Squawk Box's" Joe Kernen.
The former Microsoft chief says that his record price for the Los Angeles Clippers was a smart investment.
A Boeing executive says space exploration must be resold to the public in these days of tight budgets and declining interest.
Snatched from IBM forevermore the lead position in designing software for PCs, with the dominant operating system, productivity software and browser.
Microsoft's next leader should consider spinning off consumer businesses such as search advertising and the Xbox games console, Paul Allen said. FT.
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Microsoft is "working as hard as they can to catch up" to Google and Apple on smartphone platforms, co-founder Paul Allen told CNBC Tuesday.
CNBC'S Maria Bartiromo talks with Paul Allen in a wide-ranging conversation about Microsoft, the company he helped found, his up and down relationship with Bill Gates, and the future of technology. His memoir, "Idea Man," comes out today.