Lending Club, the world’s biggest website for matching borrowers who need small loans with investors, will make its public market debut on the New York Stock Exchange – the same exchange where many of the banks the startup is vying to disrupt also trade.
In an updated financial filing Monday, San Francisco-based Lending Cl ...
Yahoo’s embattled CEO Marissa Mayer is expected to lay out her strategy for reviving the Sunnyvale Internet giant and counter an unhappy investor during Tuesday’s third-quarter earnings report.
Mayer is expected to provide more information about her acquisitions strategy and cost-cutting measures, the Wall Street Journal r ...
With Apple set to reveal its fourth quarter earnings today, analysts are eager to see just how much the company has profited from record-breaking iPhone sales.
In a poll conducted by Fortune, each analyst surveyed predicted that Apple would have a record quarter. The consensus among analysts is that Apple will log $40 billion in reven ...
IBM on Monday said it is unloading its unprofitable chip-making business to Santa Clara-based Globalfoundries in an unusual deal in which IBM will pay Globalfoundries $1.5 billion over three years to acquire the business.
Through the transaction, Globalfoundries will take over IBM’s chip-making operations in East Fishkill, New Y ...
“I think the critique that Silicon Valley companies are deliberately, systematically discriminatory is incorrect.”
— Marc Andreessen, venture capitalist, addresses the tech diversity question in an interview with New York Magazine. He cites two reasons for his view: Referring to the mixture of whites from the U.S. and from ...
In a field of squat and clunky smartwatches, Apple’s timepiece easily tops the best-dressed list. But it may soon face some competition for the fashion crown.
LVMH, which owns high fashion brands such as Louis Vuitton and Givenchy, is considering joining forces with a tech company to offer a smartwatch, according to the Wall Street Jo ...
Once again, there is news that Snapchat — which has been sexy enough to attract some serious funding — is contending with something that seems to threaten the very reason it exists: new apps that allows for secret Read More →
Apple watchers suffered a bit of whiplash Monday as news reports about the company bounced back and forth, up and down, good and not so good.
The most tantalizing tidbit to emerge from blog reports was a date: Tuesday, Sept. 10, Read More →
Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg cashed out a sizable chunk of company stock last week, selling 2.37 million shares for about $91 million after the stock topped its $38 initial public offering price for the first time since Facebook began public trading Read More →
It's Monday morning and I'm just back from vacation and so, yeah, a trip to Mars looks pretty good rather than, uh, crazy.
I'd do anything to get out of here and so, reports CNN, would about 100,000 others who Read More →
Another day, another report detailing U.S. government spying: The NSA has what one senator calls a "back door" ability to search Americans' emails and phone calls without a warrant. With this latest report, President Obama, who has scheduled a news Read More →
A successful female philanthropist dating a former Washington, D.C. politico may not be front-page news. But if she's Laurene Powell Jobs, the billionaire widow of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, suddenly the rumor climbs a few notches up the scale of Read More →
Happy Outside Lands! The famed San Francisco music festival kicks off today, bringing acts from Paul McCartney to Nine Inch Nails to town for three days of jams, local bites and likely some chilly weather.
Oh, wait ... you didn't get Read More →