| Feb 28, 2014
| 12:25 PM
From a comfortable high heel and an odor-free toilet, South Florida entrepreneurs gave their pitches this week to potential investors at the Startup Expo in Boca Raton.
About 300 people — 20-somethings to 70-somethings — attended the...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 7:23 PM
Since it became apparent last week that Satya Nadella was in line to become only the third chief executive of Microsoft, the Indian community in Silicon Valley has been bubbling over with pride.
That his ascension would generate such excitement might...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 5:35 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Twitter is hinting that it will file a lawsuit if it is not allowed to release far more detailed information about requests for information about users it receives from the U.S. government.
Twitter is "considering legal options" on...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 2:30 AM
After the stock market's phenomenal five-year bull run, finding undiscovered gems today is no easy feat. But we expect the earnings of the companies below to rise significantly faster than the 10.2-percent average annual earnings growth predicted for...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 12:30 PM
PARIS -- A newly leaked document stolen by former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden last year reveals that one of the NSA's partner agencies within the "Five Eyes" Anglo-intelligence network -- Britain's Government Communications...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:11 PM
A former Twitter employee is suing the company, alleging that the social media giant fired him for being too old.
The lawsuit was filed by former Twitter employee Peter Taylor, who alleged he was fired last year with no warning and a month after the...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 3:53 PM
A groundskeeper who died 10 days after having his skull crushed during a dispute over $65 was making a stand for money he believed he was due, a witness said.
Issa Asad, who owned the Dania Beach property where Michael Kramer was working, is accused...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 10:52 AM
The team is camped out in the company's sixth-floor conference room, all eyes trained on a large flat-screen TV mounted on the lime-green wall. On the screen is a scrolling Twitter feed filled with photos of a muscular, tattooed gentleman posing in...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 11:20 AM
School of Rock, the Burr Ridge-based music school chain whose financial backers include a private equity firm, has a new chief executive.
Dzana Homan got the top job at School of Rock in June. She most recently spent three years as chief operating...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 5:07 PM
After Fred Wallace was laid off from a high-paying job in 2011, the 56-year-old knew the odds of landing a comparable position were slim.
He polished his LinkedIn profile and networked like crazy. But his yearlong job search yielded only a handful of...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 11:12 AM
Love binge-watching Netflix in your pajamas? Now you can get paid for it.
Netflix is hiring a “tagger” to be based in the U.K. that will be tasked with watching movies and TV shows, describing them and adding keywords to enhance the streaming...