Ellen Pao, the former junior partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, announced yesterday that she would not appeal against the verdict last March that found that the venture capital firm did not discriminate and retaliate against her, according to…
A cancer patient in Spain has received the world’s first custom, 3D-printed titanium sternum and ribcage implant. The technology was developed in Australia by scientists at CSIRO's 3D printing facility in conjunction with medical device company Anatomics.
Australia has become the latest country to see mass protests from its taxi drivers calling for ride-sharing service Uber to either face the same regulations they do or be banned outright.
AMD has decided that, for the first time since the company's acquisition of ATI in 2006, Radeon graphics should be given its own business group headed by a single executive. This decision has brought about an internal restructuring that makes…
Eccentric millionaire John McAfee – of McAfee anti-virus fame – is running for president. McAfee filed the necessary paperwork with the Federal Election Commission on Tuesday according to a report from The Hill.
Instagram has revealed in a blog post it is making a series of changes to its ad platform that will open up a new set of options for advertisers of any size across the world.
Apple's yearly iPhone event is less than two hours away with numerous rumors flying on what will be announced. Perhaps the only sure thing is that the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus will be shown as drop-in replacements for…
Update: Samsung's chief financial officer, Lee Sang-hoon, has denied reports that the company is cutting 10 percent of its head office staff. Intead, he says it's just "standard relocating," staff from accounting, human resources and public relations will be sent…
Smartphone maker HTC is to be removed from the Taiwan Stock Exchange’s TWSE Taiwan 50 index following the company’s dwindling market share and plummeting stock price.
Apple is currently attempting to beef up its AI staff by hiring at least 86 people with expertise in the branch of artificial intelligence known as machine learning, according to a Reuters report.
4G LTE is the predominate wireless communication standard in the US, the result of years of infrastructure build outs on behalf of cellular providers across the country. It is worlds faster than the turtle-like speeds you get from 3G yet…
LG has unveiled a 111-inch, double-sided 4K TV that allows two viewers to watch different sides of the television simultaneously at this year’s IFA trade show in Berlin.
Toyota on Friday announced a collaborative effort with MIT and Stanford that will see the Japanese automaker invest $50 million over the next five years to establish autonomous vehicle research centers at each university.
Amazon’s public cloud provider, Amazon Web Services (AWS), today announced that it has acquired video-processing startup Elemental Technologies for a figure believed to be around $500 million.
All the major carriers are moving away from traditional two-year contracts, and leasing options are now springing up. But plenty of variations exist.
This year’s IFA electronics show in Berlin has seen Acer unveil a new smartphone, projector and other devices aimed at gamers.
Paypal has today launched a new service called PayPal.me that allows customers to set up thier own personalized URL which can then be shared with others as a way to request money.
Google’s Nest on Tuesday announced its third generation smart thermostat, a leaner and more visually appealing model with a couple of noteworthy improvements. Like the two before it, the newcomer is simply known as the Nest Learning Thermostat.
Sometimes, behind-the-scenes work is more important than the up-front stars. Just ask anyone who’s worked on a special-effects-laden movie or other video project.
We talk to lots of founders who underestimate how hard it is to make money selling consumer hardware, especially on their first production run. If your product costs $30 to produce and you sell it for $99, you make money, right? Not so fast.
YouTube is reportedly working on two new ad-free subscriptions services that may be available before the end of this year, according to The Verge.
Ashley Madison CEO Noel Biderman has stepped down, parent company Avid Life Media revealed on Friday, following a devastating security breach last month.
Facebook reached a new milestone on Monday when 1 billion people logged into the social network in a single day. “On Monday, 1 in 7 people on Earth used Facebook to connect with their friends and family,” wrote CEO Mark…
It wasn’t long after finalizing its $48.5 billion acquisition of DirecTV that AT&T started offering bundle discounts and other rewards to its customers. That much was expected but what we didn’t see coming – at least, not right away –…
Google has filed an official response to the European Commission’s claims earlier this year that its search practices – specifically, how it handles shopping results – violate local antitrust laws.