| Feb 25, 2014
| 5:00 AM
SAN FRANCISCO — Less than two years ago, disillusioned investors were fleeing Facebook Inc. stock, worried the company would never figure out how to make the leap to mobile devices from personal computers, let alone make money on them.
| Feb 19, 2014
| 5:24 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook Inc., making its biggest bet yet that its future is in mobile devices, stunned the technology world by announcing it would pay $19 billion in cash and stock for a smartphone messaging app.
The giant social network is...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 5:00 AM
SAN FRANCISCO — The $19 billion that Facebook Inc. is paying for a smartphone app, one of the biggest tech deals of all time, made jaws drop even in Silicon Valley, where entrepreneurs tend to have an inflated sense of their own worth.
| Mar 3, 2014
| 7:50 AM
After the $19-billion WhatsApp deal was announced, I wrote a little blog post about where it ranked among other tech deals. I included the line:
"One day later, Silicon Valley is still trying to pick its collective jaw off the floor following news that...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 6:04 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia — After two days of summit meetings here, President Obama and other world leaders signed a lengthy declaration of prescriptions for the global economy, including pledges that placed a renewed emphasis on creating jobs as...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 7:46 PM
Two years ago news broke of a horrific accident involving a local high school soccer player and a fund raising car wash. Any parent who has ever sent their child off to wash cars for their club or sport, would struggle to imagine that such a dreadful...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 10:23 AM
We are most comfortable in our own backyards and in our own skin. Covering Biketoberfest feels like going home. I don't ride a motorcycle or wear chaps. I grew up in Daytona Beach. I feel invisible as I walk up and down Main Street photographing the...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 6:35 AM
Corn mazes are an old tradition at harvest time. Long & Scott Farms near Zellwood build a seven-acre corn maze each year where visitors can get lost for hours on end. Each year is a different theme with pictures, clues and games to make learning fun. This...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 2:52 PM
An Orlando mobile app maker has created a unique photo- and video-sharing app that not only promises to streamline multimedia sharing but also could be beneficial for groups visiting Orlando’s theme parks.
The iOS app SnapShots allows multiple...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Nasdaq soon may pay a penalty for its flawed handling of Facebook Inc.’s initial public offering.
But it may not be paying all that much.
The Wall Street Journal reported that Nasdaq is in settlement talks with the Securities and Exchange...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 12:36 PM
Think Wall Street interns are the best paid? Think again.
A recent survey by Glassdoor.com found that the highest-paid interns work for technology and oil companies.
Taking the top spot is VMWare, a Palo Alto company that specializes in cloud...