A venture capital fund seeded by Steve Cohen is putting as much as $250 million into the start-up Quantopian. » Read More
Antonio Garcia Martinez, author of "Chaos Monkeys," discusses the culture at Facebook. Martinez says "Zuckerberg is a genius."
SAN FRANCISCO, June 30- Software startup Zenefits has cut a highly unusual deal with investors to increase their ownership while slashing the once-hot firm's valuation as it seeks to avoid litigation and mend damage in the wake of revelations of cheating. The deal, a concession to investors in the firm's latest funding round, will boost the investors' combined...
Embattled Theranos still has not taken advantage of the Cleveland Clinic's offer to test the Silicon Valley startup's new blood diagnostic technology, says Dr. Toby Cosgrove.
Julie Sandler, Madrona Venture Group, provides insight to how Brexit will likely impact tech startups in the United Kingdom.
Chambers warns that while Israel, India and France are leading the way in digitizing their nations, the U.S. has no game plan.
What3words, a start-up that is looking to overhaul the world's addressing system, has raised $8.5 million.
June 28- Apartment-sharing startup Airbnb is in talks for a new round of funding that would value the company at $30 billion, a source close to the company said on Tuesday. Airbnb, which expects to achieve profitability in 2016, raised over $100 million in a round of funding late last year that valued the company at $25.5 billion. The San Francisco- based startup,...
June 28- Apartment-sharing startup Airbnb is in talks for a new round of funding that would value the company at $30 billion, a source close to the company said. Airbnb intends to use the financing to support new investments and growth opportunities, the source added. The New York Times first reported the news on Tuesday.
Airbnb is in talks for a new round of investment at a $30 billion valuation, sources told The New York Times on Tuesday.
Two years ago, San Francisco and Airbnb drafted a law that allowed Airbnb to operate widely there. Now, the start-up is suing over whether it should have to help enforce the law.
FRANKFURT, June 28- German industrial group Siemens plans to invest 1 billion euros over the next five years in a new startups unit to help it develop businesses in areas such as artificial intelligence and decentralised electrification. The new unit will come into being on Oct. 1 and will initially be headed by Siegfried Russwurm, Siemens' chief technology...
Legendary has won the rights to "Bad Blood," a film about Theranos, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
The U.K.'s tech companies are preparing for life after Brexit - and a possible end to the freedoms and benefits they enjoyed in the EU.
Palantir Technologies is using a stock purchase offer to keep former employees on a tight leash. BuzzFeed News reports.
While tech companies push to make delivery instantaneous, one start-up is looking in a completely different direction: mail order.
Number26, a German start-up app-only bank, has raised $40 million, led by the venture fund founded by one of Asia's richest men, Li Ka-shing.
Careem, a Middle East ride hailing app, calls its drivers "captains", underlining the company's focus on understanding its local markets.
Twitter has bought a machine learning start-up that can sharpen low-resolution and blurred video in real time. The Verge reports.
Europe created fewer unicorns in last 12 months, but the companies are much stronger at generating revenues than their U.S. counterparts.
There's an old business opportunity that's getting a lot of attention from young companies. Thank baby boomers.