IPO spotlights Twitter co-founders
Twitter co-founder Evan Williams, who sold blogging platform startup Pyra Labs to Google a decade ago, will cash in anew when the hot one-to-many messaging service hits Wall Street.
Apple files promised appeal in book-collusion case
Apple is fighting a legal order requiring the company to modify its digital book contracts and submit to oversight by a court-appointed antitrust monitor.
Twitter's Evan Williams may be worth $1B after IPO (Update)
The personal fortune of Twitter co-founder Evan Williams probably will take up 10 characters once the online communications company goes public.
As Twitter goes public, a look at other tech IPOs
Twitter, which on Thursday disclosed its plans to go public, is the latest US technology company to test the waters on Wall Street.
Twitter unseals IPO papers, hopes to raise $1B
Twitter has unsealed the documents for its planned initial public offering of stock and says it hopes to raise up to $1 billion in one of the year's most eagerly awaited stock market debuts.
Study explains how firms should handle bad news
(Phys.org) —When a firm becomes the subject of a news story its stock price is usually affected. Whether positive or negative, newly publicized details about a company tend to attract investor attention and move the stock ...
Box moves toward IPO destiny
It's the quintessential Silicon Valley tale: Two kids start a company in a dorm room. The company grows, adds millions of users and within a few years is worth more than $1 billion.
Dell jumps back into tablet computer market
Dell Inc. has been playing around with mobile devices for more than three years now, but now it finally looks to be making a serious entry into that market.
BlackBerry plans property sale to reduce costs
BlackBerry is eyeing the sale of office space to cut expenses after posting a nearly $1 billion loss last quarter, a spokeswoman said Wednesday.
How one transportation business survived hurricane Sandy
In a year-long case study of a major American transportation company, researchers at The Ohio State University have uncovered the strategies that helped the company maintain safety and meet customer demand during 2012's Hurricane ...
LG introduces secure, enterprise-ready mobile platform for business sector
LG Electronics today announced the release of LG GATE, an enterprise-grade technologies package that simplifies access to, and enhances the security of mobile enterprise solutions. With LG GATE, on-the-go ...
BP executive defends spill response tactics
A BP executive who led the company's efforts to halt its massive 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico testified Tuesday that his decisions were guided by the principle that they shouldn't do anything that ...
AOL founder looks to invest outside Silicon Valley
AOL co-founder Steve Case is looking to finance entrepreneurs who are trying to build technology companies outside Silicon Valley, just like he once did.
GateHouse Media files for Chapter 11 in Delaware
GateHouse Media Inc., which owns more than 400 community newspapers around the country, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Delaware.