The era of Bitcoin is upon us — well, in San Francisco anyway. As digital mobile payments rise in popularity as the mode of payment for in-store purchases, one company is making sure that Bitcoin gets some notice, too.
Microsoft plans to bring its business intelligence tool Power BI to mobile platforms, starting with a native iOS app.
SAN FRANCISCO — Quid, a startup selling software for analyzing large piles of news articles and other Internet content, is getting used in some surprising ways.
The holidays and their endless stream of delicious and utterly unhealthy food are upon us. While you’ll likely end up stuffing your face with way too many carbs, covered in sugar and salt, and sitting on a couch without burning calories for much too long, you don’t have to gain weight this holiday.
The European Parliament voted overwhelmingly today to ask antitrust regulators to strongly consider steps that would force Google to separate its search business from all other services it offers.
Following a court’s ruling, Uber has shut down its ridesharing service in Nevada, a move the company said would cost 1,000 jobs.
For the past several months, Google chairman Eric Schmidt seemed to be just about everywhere in Europe where the search giant is under siege across a number of fronts.
Telekinesis, defined as the psychic ability allowing one to influence a physical system without physical interaction, lives largely in the world of science fiction.
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It looks like Apple Pay will soon face some competition in the mobile payments space from its biggest competitor, Android.
It was big news when the public found out that Silicon Valley interns make about twice as much as the average San Franciscan ($6,000/month vs.
Just when one (tech) media firestorm over Uber’s privacy policies starts to subside, another story emerges about the surprising amount of user data collected by the company’s mobile app.
GUEST: Tell me if this sounds familiar. You came up with what you think is a really great idea. You spent countless hours developing your idea into a workable demo.
Our society really has a photo problem: We take an insane amount but can’t be bothered to go back and organize them.
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In episode 31 of our podcast “What To Think,” we talked with Forrester analyst Sucharita Mulpuru, who focuses on mobile commerce, e-commerce, and retail, to find out about how — and how often — consumers will use e-commerce sites and mobile shopping apps to find that special gift this holiday season.
Today Forward Networks, a “stealth” startup funded by Andreessen Horowitz, SV Angel, and A Capital, announced it has secured $11.1 million in capital in a public SEC filing.
These days, investors can’t help but write big checks to fund startups that have a shot at changing the world.
Uber’s week of PR hell is the gift that keeps on giving to its competitors. Taxi-hailing app Flywheel says it’s seen a massive increase in downloads in the past week.
Last night, Amazon slashed the price of its Fire phone by $250. That means you can now get the unlocked phone, without a contract, for just $199.