Expert: Silicon Valley bias suit spurs closer look by firms

A sex discrimination trial that has put a spotlight on gender imbalance in Silicon Valley has prompted some technology and venture capital companies to re-examine their cultures and practices—even before a jury reaches ...

UK: Survey charts emergence of new class system

The traditional view of a Britain made up working, middle and upper class people is no longer accurate, according to one of the largest studies of its kind.

How a 'repair economy' creates a better community

John switches on the power saw he's bought secondhand on eBay. The machine "arcs—shooting out a visible electric charge. So he takes it apart to investigate. He identifies the problem: the field coil, a current-carrying ...

Apple CEO confident of prospects despite naysayers

Shares of Apple nudged higher on Tuesday after Chief Executive Tim Cook touted the company's technology pipeline and characterized worries about the company's future as overwrought.