The $70 billion ride-hail company is changing its ways to please its most important customers: Its drivers.
At least three prominent investors have decided against funding the startup after finding troubling conduct on the part of the founders they uncovered during due diligence, multiple sources say.
For the past year, the software and cloud computing giant has mounted a cloak-and-dagger, take-no-prisoners lobbying campaign against Google, perhaps hoping to cause the company intense political and financial pain at a time when the two tech giants are also warring in federal court over allegations of stolen computer code.
So far, Google and Twitter have not detailed their plans.
Dorsey and Twitter haven't moved quick enough.
Apple’s culture of secrecy generates billions of dollars in real value for its shareholders. But values drive priorities, and no value can be reflected in a company’s culture without making trade-offs.
Amazon announced Thursday morning that it would start soliciting bids from North American cities to be the home of a second company headquarters on the continent, expected to eventually house as many as 50,000 employees.
Corporate overlords were not involved.
Facebook has recently hired former New York Times public editor Liz Spayd on a consulting basis to help manage the company’s efforts around giving users more "transparency" into how the massive social network makes decisions.
Estimates show that nearly as many US households subscribe to Prime as to pay TV.
Sources say Eric Alexander carried around for a year confidential information about a woman who was assaulted during a ride in India in 2014. Alexander and other executives weren't convinced her story was true.
After helping drive many US bookstore chains out of business, Amazon has been opening its own retail stores.
Meanwhile, other states are passing laws broadly permitting the robots statewide.
The former Microsoft CEO debuts USAFacts to make it easier to understand how tax dollars are spent.
Uber's robot cars are steadily increasing the number of miles driven autonomously. But the figures on rider experience — defined as a combination of how many times drivers have to take over and how smoothly the car drives — are still showing little progress.
The e-commerce giant accounted for nearly 17 percent of all online clothing sales to this demographic last year, more than doubling the market share of the No. 2 seller, Nordstrom.
The pirate life worked pretty well for the Apple legend, but now Silicon Valley has sunk its own legend.
How Kevin Systrom got over minimalism and snapped into building mode.
Drones are expensive, and they can only travel a distance that will allow the aircraft to maintain enough battery life to turn around and come back, essentially cutting in half the distance they can cover. But what if the drones didn’t have to come back — because they were disposable?
The CEO opens up to 16,000 employees once a week. Why don’t you hear more about it?