Some parties along for the Tesla roundup ride today are investors, car dealers and yes, the state of New Jersey.
• As the tech sell-off continues, Tesla shares are down more than 2.5 percent as of this post, recovering from a steeper decline in earlier trading. Dana Hull wrote for this year’s Mercury News SV 150 special report t ...
Savvy sex workers in the Big Apple are adding their own little entrepreneurial twist to Airbnb, the controversial but red-hot home-sharing site, by renting out apartments for quickies, nooners, and afternoon delights.
Why, you ask? The bottom line, of course.
According to the New York Post, hookers are busily turning “prime Manh ...
The founder of the notorious bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox has told the U.S. justice system, “nah, I don’t think so,” in response to a judge’s demand that he travel to the U.S. to explain to officials how and why his cryptocurrency business went bust.
Such are the challenges of a court trying to impose requests upon ...
Yahoo will report on its first-quarter earnings after the market closes Tuesday evening, and Wall Street will be watching closely – but many investors will be focused on what Yahoo has to say about the performance of another company, the Chinese ecommerce service known as Alibaba, in the fourth quarter of last year.
High-flying Alibab ...
“We apologize for an inappropriate image recently shared as a link in one of our responses. We’ve removed the tweet and are investigating.”
— US Airways says sorry Monday after sending a lewd image attached to a tweeted response to a customer complaint. The airline’s more than 425,000 followers were exposed to the NS ...
Venture capitalists raised almost $9 billion during the first three months of 2014, pushing total fundraising to a 14-year high.
Since January, U.S. venture capital firms have raised $8.9 billion, making for the strongest fundraising quarter since 2007, according to the report released Monday by Thomson Reuters and the National Ventur ...
The latest market share data from Canalys, released today, indicates that Google's Android is going to continue gobbling up the lion's share of the market, leaving only a sizable bite behind for Apple -- and no one else. Read More →
I've really been trying to stay out of this whole California vs. Texas brawl. (Or trying to keep my powder dry, as Texas Gubna Rick Perry might say.)
But this is plain wacko (which, isn't that a city in Texas? Read More →
A quick look around the tech world this morning:
• Apple is the world's top computer maker, according to a new report, and the numbers aren't even close. Before anyone from Hewlett-Packard or Lenovo can object, Read More →
This just in from Tesla, the electric-car industry's Great Green Hope: new free mobile apps for the care and feeding of your Model S.
Now available on iTunes and Google Play, the tools allow Model S owners, when caught in the Read More →
This Bloom Energy story -- the one where the Department of Labor busted the buzzy green tech company for importing Mexican workers at substandard wages -- is just weird.
There is bound to be more coming, and I can't wait Read More →
We've got your grab bag of tech news:
• Second life for Zynga shares? The social-games maker's stock is zooming up more than 11 percent to $3.05 as of this post, the day after its fourth-quarter results beat expectations Read More →