Sam Shead

Tech Reporter
Sam Shead is a technology reporter for Business Insider UK. He writes about startups, venture capital, the sharing economy, Silicon Valley giants in Europe, and the general intersection between technology, business and politics.
This Japanese Billionaire Thinks Computers Will Be Smarter Than Humans in 30 Years
Artificial Intelligence

This Japanese Billionaire Thinks Computers Will Be Smarter Than Humans in 30 Years

The CEO of SoftBank says machine intelligence will surpass our own by 2047.
Apple's $5 Billion Campus Will Officially Open in April -- and You'll Be Able to Visit
Apple

Apple's $5 Billion Campus Will Officially Open in April -- and You'll Be Able to Visit

The Silicon Valley tech giant said it would take more than six months to move more than 12,000 workers to the new campus, which is set on a 175-acre site.
A Building Permit Was Filed for Elon Musk's Hyperloop in California
Hyperloop

A Building Permit Was Filed for Elon Musk's Hyperloop in California

Construction is set to start this year.
Apple Is Refusing to Unlock an iPhone 5S for U.S. Law Enforcement
Legal

Apple Is Refusing to Unlock an iPhone 5S for U.S. Law Enforcement

The company says that complying with the request will 'threaten the trust between Apple and its customers and substantially tarnish the brand.'