Startups that jump out to billion-dollar valuations are so rare they've come to be known as unicorns. We at FORBES, in cooperation with TrueBridge Capital Partners,* went hunting for the next wave of that
The Department of Energy has given the go-ahead for construction to begin on the world’s largest and most powerful digital camera. Forming the digital ‘eye’ of the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST),
Long ago, he publicly vowed to give an increasing percentage of his gross income to charity and he's now up to 50%, he tells Business Insider. "I make a lot of money so I can give a lot of money away.
It was supposed to take 18 months. But with React Native, Facebook built its iOS Ads Manager app in 5 months, and then ported it to Android in just 3 more months. That’s because React Native let Facebook’s
Over the past two weeks, I have listened to 146 startups pitch in rapid-fire succession at demo days for Y Combinator and 500 Startups. Of those startups, probably five or six will emerge as the next Dropbox,
But this Bear is beginning in circumstances quite different from 2007-08. Let's list a few of the differences: Now: As oil tests the $40/barrel level, markets and central banks fear deflation. Now: China's
A new service called Makerbase wants to make it easier for anyone to discover who built some of the most popular websites and apps people use every day. The idea, which is described as an “IMDb” for people
It is not every day that one of the world's largest technology companies announces a new CEO. So when Google announced that Sundar Pichai was taking the reins on Monday, his promotion gained thousands
The Big Questions Kepler-452b is the most Earth-like planet ever discovered, a place with just enough sunlight to possibly support the crops and house plants of life forms like ourselves. But don't pack
Running a small business is challenging, not only when it comes to designing and managing the best product or service, but also when it comes to presenting your creation to the public. When compared to
Major tech companies like Apple and Microsoft have been able to provide millions of people with personal digital assistants on mobile devices, allowing people to do things like set alarms or get answers
Ahead of their release later this year, see how the launch titles, bundles and hardware for the Xbox One and PS4 compare. Techradar takes a look at the latest information on the Playstation 4 and XBox
The remarkable ride for Bitcoin traders continues today. The virtual currency is now trading at $115, nearly double where it was yesterday, when Bitcoin plummeted to a low of $60 following a 12-hour trading
Apple is preparing the next version of iOS, the software use on iPhones and iPads. A lot of people believe Apple needs to change the look and feel of iOS as well as the way iOS works. Someone posted a
Scientists observing a distant galaxy catch a black hole in the middle of destroying a planet larger than Jupiter. Like virtually every other galaxy in the universe, the Galaxy NGC 4845 has a central hole.
Wanelo, the hot social ecommerce startup that is reportedly raising new funding at a valuation north of $100 million, joined us in the TechCrunch TV studio to talk about how the company is NOT a Pinterest
This is the fastest computer Oracle has ever produced. Oracle also introduced a new mid-range computer, the T5. Both of these products are built with a new Oracle-designed microprocessor, the SPARC T5.
The good news is that he gets to run the most important tech company in the world. It's a company that coins money. The bad news is that he's taking over for arguably the greatest businessman of all time
Electronic Arts-owned developer DICE used GDC 2013 to offer a glimpse into what next generation gaming will mean for gamers this fall. The Swedish developer showed off a live demo of Battlefield 4, which