Tesla Motors reports its 2Q earnings Thursday after the market close. In May, Tesla said it expected to deliver roughly 7,500 cars in 2Q; most analysts expect it to meet or slightly beat guidance.
There are two big questions for Thursday’s call with CEO Elon Musk: China and the Gigafactory. Alan Ohnsman at Bloomberg has a good p ...
This week’s bubble-icious rumor: Alibaba, the Chinese Internet giant, is reportedly talking with Snapchat about making an investment that would value the Southern California mobile messaging start-up at $10 billion.
Remember when we were all amazed at reports last year that Snapchat co-founder Evan Spiegel had turned down a Fac ...
The net neutrality debate is about access. But the discussion has evolved, because a few years ago — when all-you-can-eat data was still in — it included talk about data caps. Today, the talk mostly is about Internet fast lanes.
But a new study by the Government Accountability Office — which shows that consumers are resigned to data c ...
Netflix has struck a paid data connection deal with another one of its supposed antagonists.
The company announced Tuesday that it had agreed to pay AT&T for a direct connection between the two companies’ networks. The companies struck the deal back in May and have been working since then to connect their networks.
Opera lovers, hold on to your seats — and your opera glasses. In what’s being billed as a global first, a handful of singers and musicians with the opera company in Cagliari, Sardinia, will don pairs of Google Glass this evening for the first of several performance of Puccini’s Turandot, hoping to bring this operatic gem u ...
Facebook is shutting down its digital Gifts business … even as the social network is continuing to experiment with other forms of e-commerce.
The company has dipped its toe in the retail waters several times: Two years ago, Facebook launched a program that allowed users to buy actual, physical goods – like wine, cupcakes or toys – and ...
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Silver Spring Networks, the Redwood City smart grid company that celebrated its long-awaited IPO in March, marked another milestone Wednesday: the first earnings call as a public company.
Silver Spring Networks was founded in Milwaukee in 2002 and provides the Read More →
In these days of Big Data plus a plethora of issues, concerns and legislation regarding government access to technology users' data, plus a reported push to wiretap the Internet, this year's Electronic Frontier Foundation report called Read More →
"Yahoo has to be the only public company in the world where the CEO spends his or her time toiling over work-from-home and paternity policies."
— Erik Gordon, a professor at the University of Michigan, on the new baby-bump Read More →
Back in the dot-com era, Justin Kitch launched a startup called Homestead, which gave online novices simple tools to build websites. Homestead ended up hosting millions of those sites, and Intuit bought Read More →