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Entrepreneur Peter Thiel speaks at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio, about identity.
The fourth night of the RNC will be scripted and structured, as Trump tries to convince voters he's presidential, says O'Neil Securities' Kenneth Polcari.
Peter Thiel tells the RNC he is proud to be gay at the RNC convention.
Thiel's firm, Founders Fund — an early backer — privately pegged Palantir's valuation at nearly 40% less. Buzzfeed News reports.
The idea that Thiel is speaking for Silicon Valley as its ultimate insider is all wrong. Recode reports.
The tech industry is greeting Peter Thiel's appearance at the Republican convention with apprehension.
Peter Thiel will make an appearance at the Republican Convention Thursday. Farhad Manjoo, New York Times columnist, and Michal Lev-Ram, Fortune senior writer, provide perspective on Thiel's support for Trump, and the views on Trump in Silicon Valley.
NEW YORK, July 19- Gawker Media LLC founder Nick Denton faces personal bankruptcy after a U.S. judge refused on Tuesday to extend protections shielding him from liabilities resulting from a lawsuit over the invasion of privacy of former professional wrestler Hulk Hogan. Gawker, a U.S. internet publisher, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in June after...
Gawker founder Nick Denton says he may file for personal bankruptcy this week, according to a source.
The mothers of Trayvon Martin and Eric Garner, whose deaths sparked protests about racial profiling, are among the speakers at the Democratic convention.
Peter Thiel, venture capitalist and Facebook board member is speaking at Republican National Convention next week. Business Insider founder and CEO Henry Blodget reacts.
A week overdue, the GOP announced on Thursday an unconventional slate of speakers for next week's Republican National Convention.
Hyperloop's co-founder Shervin Pishevar gained fame from Silicon Valley to Washington D.C., but it's all being threatened by a lawsuit.
Silicon Slopes — a stretch of cities along the Rocky Mountains in Utah — has become a hotbed of start-up activity. VCs are taking notice.
Sam Altman has pivoted his nonprofit, YC Research, toward civic engagement and curing societal ills. BuzzFeed News reports.
Attendees at the this year's Allen & Co. conference in Sun Valley, Idaho, will have no shortage of topics to discuss.
In voting for re-election of Facebook board members, Peter Thiel received more votes than Mark Zuckerberg, BuzzFeed reports.
FRANKFURT, June 21- Li Ka- shing, one of Asia's richest men, is backing the expansion of German mobile financial services firm Number26, a darling among Berlin's technology start-ups, which has ambitions to become a pan-European bank. Li's venture capital firm, Hong Kong- based Horizon Ventures Ltd, is leading the new financing, a $40 million investment round with...
June 20- Facebook Inc shareholders approved a proposal to create a new class of non-voting shares, a move aimed at letting Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg give away his wealth without relinquishing control of the social media company he founded. Shareholders also approved the continued tenure of all the eight board members, including billionaire...
NEW YORK, June 15- A U.S. bankruptcy judge on Wednesday approved Gawker Media LLC's request to borrow $22 million from an affiliate of buyout firm Cerberus Capital Management LP to help fund the online publisher through its court-supervised auction. Gawker filed for bankruptcy last week, with an agreement from publisher Ziff Davis LLC to buy it for $90 million...