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Airbnb, New York City Settle Rental Law Lawsuit
Airbnb

Airbnb, New York City Settle Rental Law Lawsuit

The lawsuit came amid ongoing clashes between the online lodging service and public officials seeking to minimize the impact of short-term rentals on neighborhoods and urban housing markets.
Apple Shows Interest in Getting Into Self-Driving Car Race
Apple

Apple Shows Interest in Getting Into Self-Driving Car Race

A five-page letter to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is the company's most comprehensive statement yet about its ambitions in self-driving vehicle technology.
Here's Why Entrepreneurs Ought to Value Mainstream Media
Media Coverage

Here's Why Entrepreneurs Ought to Value Mainstream Media

Facts are important to finding your way in the world, even if they aren't as persuasive as we wish they were.
Phil La Duke
Here's Why Solar Entrepreneurs Don't Go Off the Grid
Energy

Here's Why Solar Entrepreneurs Don't Go Off the Grid

The surging growth of renewable energy is creating amazing opportunities for producing, buying and trading clean electricity.
Jacob Bayer
The Best Gifts for Busy Entrepreneurs
Gift Guide

The Best Gifts for Busy Entrepreneurs

To help you shop for yours, check out this guide from a shopping expert.
Jessica Abo
Here Is What Small Business Needs From the Trump Administration
Small Business Big Impact

Here Is What Small Business Needs From the Trump Administration

The nation's 28 million small businesses and tens of millions of self-employed freelancers need a voice the President will listen to.
Carol Roth
Theranos Is Getting Rid of High-Profile Board Members Including Henry Kissinger and George Shultz
Theranos

Theranos Is Getting Rid of High-Profile Board Members Including Henry Kissinger and George Shultz

In 2017, the company said, the board of counselors will be retired.
Johnson & Johnson Hit With More Than $1 Billion Verdict on Hip Implants
Johnson & Johnson

Johnson & Johnson Hit With More Than $1 Billion Verdict on Hip Implants

The hip implants were defectively designed and the company failed to warn consumers about the risks.
Listen Up: Queen of Retail Talks Trends for 2017
Marketing Bootcamp

Listen Up: Queen of Retail Talks Trends for 2017

Bricks-and-clicks strategies will matter even more as millennials drive experiential-marketing campaigns and entrepreneurs test new waters with pop-up shops.
Amy Osmond Cook
Stephen Hawking: The Obesity Epidemic Is a Problem 'Beyond My Understanding'
Personal Health

Stephen Hawking: The Obesity Epidemic Is a Problem 'Beyond My Understanding'

In a powerful, minute-long public service announcement, the theoretical physicist, who suffers from ALS, talks about the fourth biggest cause of death.
Entrepreneur Staff
Starbucks's CEO Transition Is Unlikely to Disrupt Growth, Analysts Say
Starbucks

Starbucks's CEO Transition Is Unlikely to Disrupt Growth, Analysts Say

But the last time Howard Schultz stepped down as CEO -- in 2000 -- the company's shares had plunged.
AngelList Buys Product Hunt for Around $20 Million
Acquisitions

AngelList Buys Product Hunt for Around $20 Million

Thanks to its Reddit-like system for surfacing news, Product Hunt has become one of the most important ways for tech startups to get noticed in Silicon Valley.
Facebook Developing Artificial Intelligence to Flag Offensive Live Videos
Facebook

Facebook Developing Artificial Intelligence to Flag Offensive Live Videos

The social media company has been embroiled in a number of content moderation controversies this year, from facing international outcry after removing an iconic Vietnam War photo due to nudity to allowing the spread of fake news on its site.
Twitter Changes Product Head for Third Time in a Year
Twitter

Twitter Changes Product Head for Third Time in a Year

Jeff Seibert, who was recently head of product, stepped down from in June after being in the role for about five months.