Built around a piece of software named Git, meaning a "foolish person," this version-control system has over 9 million users.
This nonbank alternative to student-loan funding has already funded over $2 billion in loans—and envisions an IPO next year.
The company was recently valued by investors at $5 billion—and plans to further up its revenue through paid "pins" by advertisers.
Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul sparked applause from a tech-heavy audience when he criticized the NSA's data collection.
As execs at Salesforce consider whether or not to sell, one firm in particular is the most likely buyer, said a person familiar with their thinking.
At CNBC's 1 Market Street bureau in San Francisco, entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and Silicon Valley insiders talk to CNBC about the tech trends they're following.
From 3.93 in Q4, venture capitalists' confidence has slumped to 3.81, according to the Silicon Valley Venture Capitalist Confidence Index.
Entrepreneurs and investors want South Florida to be a technology hub, but they have their work cut out for them.
With all the big tech money flowing through the City by the Bay these days, the Tenderloin might finally see a long-overdue transformation.
Tech companies in California are moving from the suburbs to the city, and they're settling in San Francisco's historic Tenderloin district. Here's a look at what changes are taking place in the traditionally run-down neighborhood.
Shyp is the latest start-up aiming to upend an existing, and hugely profitable, business, in this case the $300 billion shipping industry.
Eye-popping rents and the demise of well-known haunts have some New Yorkers proposing new rent-renewal rights for small businesses.
Jet Suite is a service that provides private jets. It's often used by those with deep pockets for travel and vacations. However, in Silicon Valley it's increasingly being used to commute within the San Francisco Bay area.
The San Francisco-based start-up announces the official launch of its operating system for commercial drones.
London, center of the $5-trillion-a-day global currency market, now wants to be home to a controversial upstart - bitcoin.
Clorox has apologized after it sparked outrage by tweeting "where's the bleach."
"We are striving to be the best that we can achieve, but the best that we can achieve is at a mediocre level," says the MGA's co-founder.
High prices for San Francisco housing are finally hurting sales. The number of homes sold in February was the lowest for the month in seven years.
Baseball ticket prices are more expensive than ever, and you may be surprised at which teams tickets go for top dollar.
Shelly Palmer, managing director of the digital media group at Landmark Ventures, discusses the mobile live-streaming wars between Twitter's Periscope and Meerkat.