Sovereign wealth funds are investing in tech start-ups to import cutting-edge technology back home, says Michael Maduell, Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute.
Ghana-based media startup OMG Digital previously participated in a Y Combinator accelator program, Tech Crunch reports.
Binary Capital partner Justin Caldbeck reportedly resigned after The Information reported on accusations of sexual harassment.
Shai Gilboa, CEO of Faception, talks about how his company uses analytics and machine learning to analyze facial images and "reveal" personalities.
Voodoo Manufacturing wants to staff its factory with robots.
William Mougayar, Virtual Capital Ventures, talks about the difference between Ethereum and Bitcoin as competition in digital currency heats up. This is a new field where we are going to see several players enter the market, says Mougayar.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 22- London- based startup Blockchain has raised $40 million in a fresh round of funding as the software company rides a wave of enthusiasm for digital currency technology. The financing round, the largest for a financial technology company since Britain's vote last year to leave the European Union, was led by the venture capital arm of...
Ousted Uber CEO Travis Kalanick may have known a star engineer possessed trade secrets stolen from Google, according to court filings.
Gurley was reportedly instrumental in the resignation of CEO Travis Kalanick this week.
Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, who led the investigation into Uber, is optimistic about the company's future.
Susan Fowler's blog post came amid a widening deficit of trust in Silicon Valley.
Tristan Walker, Walker & Co. Brands CEO, talks about promoting a culture of diversity in the workplace, and the disrupting the health and beauty industry with the launch of a new product line for women.
Other changes include paying drivers if their rider cancels after 2 minutes or more.
The Winklevoss twins are being accused of backing out of a nearly $500,000 deal to buy shares of weed delivery start-up Eaze, the NY Post reports.
Casper just closed a $170 million Series C investment round, led by big-box retailer Target.
HONG KONG, June 20- Hong Kong stock exchange's plans for a new board to allow sweeping changes to its listing rules could lure a slew of technology startups, though they are less likely to attract Chinese firms already listed overseas. Major Chinese firms including Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, search giant Baidu Inc and e-commerce platform JD.com Inc all picked...
Ride-hailing company Uber is reeling from crises as rival Lyft posts gains, Financial Times reports.
After Uber's slew of crises, CEO Travis Kalanick's departure will leave the company in a broken state, writes Vox's Timothy Lee.
This 2017 CNBC Disruptor 50 company is an online marketplace and community for homeowners, designers and contractors.
Google outlines four new steps it's taking to fight online extremist content on YouTube.