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 ...
Metaphorically speaking, the size of the workforce about to occupy Twitter's new Silicon Valley outpost in Sunnyvale is quite a few characters shy of a full tweet.
The 8,000-square-foot office, which my colleague George Avalos wrote about last May in the Read More →
For commercial online services, there can be a fine line between not enough and too much.
In its quest to deliver more mobile advertising, Facebook recently disclosed that it shows an average of one commercial message for every 20 friend updates Read More →
Starbucks is now offering more than caffeine to recharge your battery. Now your smartphone battery can get a boost, too, at new wireless charging stations.
The coffee retail giant will add wireless charging stations to about select stores in the Silicon Read More →
While Apple suppliers are again coming under fire for poor working conditions overseas, Apple itself is the target of a new lawsuit from its employees in the U.S.
In a class-action lawsuit filed last week in San Francisco federal Read More →
“In my humble opinion, the PC as we have known it is in a continuous decline and being relegated to a utility device for businesses."
-- Hector Ruiz, the former CEO of Sunnyvale-based Advanced Micro Devices, giving the New Read More →
RelayRides is one of several start-ups that make it possible for travelers to rent every day cars. Among the cars listed as available in San Francisco: Julia's Volkswagen Jetta for $10 an hour, or $70 a day.
Now RelayRides is Read More →
BWM officially introduced its all-new BMW i3 electric car Monday. The vehicle will go on sale in the United States in the second quarter of 2014 with a base price of $41,350, or $45,200 for the version with the reserve Read More →