Technology

The Unusual Way This Startup Found Funding
Venture Capital

The Unusual Way This Startup Found Funding

The Initial connection may not happen in an office. This startup went looking for backers on their own turf.
Would You Fly in This Single-Passenger Drone?
Drones

Would You Fly in This Single-Passenger Drone?

Chinese startup EHang is testing out a pilotless drone in Nevada.
Nina Zipkin
Prepare for Happy Tears: 5 Times Tech Improved People's Lives
Technology

Prepare for Happy Tears: 5 Times Tech Improved People's Lives

These tearjerkers involve children seeing and hearing for the first time and a young girl receiving a new hand.
Lindsay Friedman
Wix Introduces New AI That Aims to Instantly Set Up Unique Websites
Ready To Launch

Wix Introduces New AI That Aims to Instantly Set Up Unique Websites

Already the provider of website templates, the company's new tool is meant to design sites in minutes.
Nina Zipkin
3 Ways to End Technology Distraction
Tech Addiction

3 Ways to End Technology Distraction

It's not about never looking at your phone; it's simply about looking at it less.
Graham Young
HR? Mobile Technology Will Make You Rethink Your Strategy.
Mobile Technology

HR? Mobile Technology Will Make You Rethink Your Strategy.

The influx of millennials into the workforce makes it imperative that employers use mobile technology to appeal to them.
Andre Lavoie
Budget Strategies for Maximizing Big Data
Ask a Geek

Budget Strategies for Maximizing Big Data

You can use big data without going broke if you follow the advice of Scott Martineau, cofounder of Infusionsoft, a small-business software provider.
Mikal E. Belicove
Verizon to Submit $3 Billion Bid for Yahoo's Internet Business
Verizon

Verizon to Submit $3 Billion Bid for Yahoo's Internet Business

Yahoo is expected to hold at least one more round of bidding, and the offers could change by the final round, the paper reported.
How to Become a Healthcare Innovator
Healthcare

How to Become a Healthcare Innovator

The healthcare industry needs startups, and startups need the healthcare industry. Are you in?
Karin Ratchinsky
5 Fundamentals for Protecting Your Identity and Your Privacy
Identity Theft

5 Fundamentals for Protecting Your Identity and Your Privacy

A few easy steps will make you much safer from online crooks.
Jason Hanson
Snapchat Acquires 3-D Photo StartUp
Performance Ignited

Snapchat Acquires 3-D Photo StartUp

Seene makes 'computer vision technology' for mobile devices, including 3-D scene reconstruction, object tracking, augmented reality and face capture -- the latter of which is a very Snapchat-friendly quality.
Key Player in Silk Road Successor Site Gets Eight Years in U.S. Prison
Silk Road

Key Player in Silk Road Successor Site Gets Eight Years in U.S. Prison

Like the original website, Silk Road 2.0 allowed users to anonymously buy and sell drugs, computer hacking tools and other illicit items, using the digital currency bitcoin, authorities said.
Tony Fadell Out as Nest CEO; Former Charter CTO Marwan Fawaz In
Nest

Tony Fadell Out as Nest CEO; Former Charter CTO Marwan Fawaz In

It's no small secret that Nest is struggling a bit. The startup was acquired by Google in 2014 for $3.2 billion, but its sales have not been blowing up as much as Google had likely hoped they might.
Wal-Mart Says Tech Investments, Such as Warehouse Drones, Will Boost Online Sales
Wal-Mart

Wal-Mart Says Tech Investments, Such as Warehouse Drones, Will Boost Online Sales

Chief Executive Officer Doug McMillon spoke about initiatives such as online grocery pick up, the retailer's two-day shipping program and its mobile wallet, Wal-Mart Pay.