| Jun 22, 2015
| 5:20 AM
PALO ALTO, Calif. Some pay for deli sandwiches with a flick of their Internet-enabled wristwatches. Osama Bedier waves his phone.
The customers who shop at Mollie Stone's Market, at the heart of this Silicon Valley city's startup row, are increasingly...
| Jun 20, 2015
Kevin Plank's control of Under Armour has propelled the Baltimore-based brand's sales, profits and stock value for a decade at "incredible" rates.
That was Plank's message to shareholders this week as the company unveiled a plan that would preserve his...
| Jun 12, 2015
| 5:50 PM
We've seen this show before.
An iconic company in trouble. Investors and enemies smell blood in the water and attack.
And then, one of the founders, ousted for apparently good reason years ago, is brought back to run the show.
No, we're not talking...
| Jun 11, 2015
| 9:04 AM
Google’s Chief Executive Larry Page has announced the tech giant’s latest moonshot, a new company whose mission is to revolutionize urban life.
Sidewalk Labs, based in New York, said it will develop new technologies to make transportation...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 3:32 PM
Google is still flexing its moneymaking muscle even as a technological upheaval nibbles at its dominance in Internet search and European antitrust regulators question some of the company's practices.
Google's first-quarter earnings rose 4 percent from...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 9:00 PM
What does company culture mean to you? Is it the way employees are treated? Is it the environment in which the company works? Is it the organizational structure that oversees the entire team? Is it the hours that the company operates? Or is it the...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 7:42 PM
The balance of power between Wall Street and Silicon Valley shifted another degree westward.
Ruth Porat, chief financial officer of Morgan Stanley, is leaving to take the same job at Google Inc., a symbolically significant move by a high-profile Wall...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 7:50 AM
Ruth Porat, chief financial officer of Morgan Stanley, is leaving to take the same job at Google Inc., a symbolically significant move by a high-profile Wall Street executive -- and one of the finance industry's most prominent women.
Google said in a...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 11:03 AM
Miles White joined the likes of Warren Buffett and Jamie Dimon on Tuesday as one of Barron's picks for the world's 30 best CEOs.
White, 60, has held the top job at North Chicago-based Abbott Laboratories since 1999. He is known for his bold...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 2:37 PM
A celebrity attorney whose firm represents more than a dozen high-profile women whose personal photos were stolen and then posted online has threatened Google with a lawsuit potentially seeking $100 million or more in damages related to the distribution...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 7:08 AM
We think of innovators in general, and the giants of the Digital Age in particular, as lone geniuses. But just as the heralded designs attributed to visionary architects such as Frank Gehry and Renzo Piano are actually group efforts produced by...