Technology

Foxconn to Pay Approximately $3.5 Billion in Sharp Takeover
Acquisitions

Foxconn to Pay Approximately $3.5 Billion in Sharp Takeover

Foxconn cut its initial offer by nearly $900 million following the emergence of previously undisclosed liabilities at Sharp.
T-Mobile May Soon Offer Plans Just for Data and Text Messaging
T-Mobile

T-Mobile May Soon Offer Plans Just for Data and Text Messaging

Minutes for voice calls would be left completely out of the equation.
Lindsay Friedman
Microsoft's Racist Chatbot Returned and It Didn't Go Well
Start Up Your Day

Microsoft's Racist Chatbot Returned and It Didn't Go Well

Plus: New releases and services from Lyft, Twitter and Uber.
Lindsay Friedman
Tinder Aims to Make Matching More 'Humin' With New Acquisition
Augmented Reality

Tinder Aims to Make Matching More 'Humin' With New Acquisition

'We both were trying to solve the problem of how do we use technology to get people to meet and connect in the physical world.'
Catherine Clifford
How This Company Found the Solution for Its Site's Missing Links
Business Optimization

How This Company Found the Solution for Its Site's Missing Links

HyperX cleared up its sales links -- and now it cleans up on sales.
Matt Villano
An AI's Novella Passes First Round of Japanese Literary Contest
Artificial Intelligence

An AI's Novella Passes First Round of Japanese Literary Contest

But fret not, we're not going to be out of the job anytime soon.
Lindsay Friedman
Oracle Wants $9.3 Billion From Google in Software Copyright Battle
Lawsuits

Oracle Wants $9.3 Billion From Google in Software Copyright Battle

This is the latest development in a long-running lawsuit between the two technology companies.
Digital Marketing Strategy ROI for Entrepreneurs: It's a Marathon, Not a Sprint
Marketing Bootcamp

Digital Marketing Strategy ROI for Entrepreneurs: It's a Marathon, Not a Sprint

Launching a digital marketing strategy doesn't happen overnight. Three tips to better allocate time and money to the effort.
Erik Huberman
Michael Martin of RapidSOS: Together We Go Further (Podcast)
Ready For Anything Podcast

Michael Martin of RapidSOS: Together We Go Further (Podcast)

In this podcast, a founder shares why "fail-often" thinking didn't apply to his startup and building trust can drive change.
Linda Lacina
How This Startup is Making Mobile App Development Easier
Tools

How This Startup is Making Mobile App Development Easier

Gigster can find a developer ready to help you in 10 minutes or less.
Jodi Helmer
Could This Inflatable Habitat Be the Future of Space Tourism?
Space Travel

Could This Inflatable Habitat Be the Future of Space Tourism?

Bigelow Aerospace's space habitat is set to be delivered to the ISS next week.
Nina Zipkin
With Microsoft Tech, You Can Talk to a Hologram of a Co-worker or Friend...or Your Mom
Radicals & Visionaries

With Microsoft Tech, You Can Talk to a Hologram of a Co-worker or Friend...or Your Mom

The 'Holoportation' demo brings us closer to the communication method featured in 'Star Wars.'
Microsoft Apologizes for Chatbot's Racist, Sexist Tweets
Radicals & Visionaries

Microsoft Apologizes for Chatbot's Racist, Sexist Tweets

The company says that the program's tweets 'do not represent who we are or what we stand for, nor how we designed Tay.'
Meet the Middlemen Who Connect Hackers for Hire With Corporate America
Hackers

Meet the Middlemen Who Connect Hackers for Hire With Corporate America

Hackers are a company's best last line of defense, and paying them to find security vulnerabilities is an increasingly common practice among all manner of companies, from Uber to GM.
Catherine Clifford