Henry Lau

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Drew Houston’s Morph from Hacker to Hyper-Growth CEO

Drew Houston was upset. On a long bus ride with a pile of work to do, he’d forgotten the thumb drive with all his files — before the cloud, back when …

How to Make Money Selling Drugs | Tribeca Film Festival

From street dealers desperate to feed their families to kingpins earning millions in mere months, from arrest-hungry DEA agents with endless budgets …

GRP Announces $200 Million Fund. Rebrands as Upfront Ventures

I am super excited to announce that today is a day of lots of new things for my partners and me: A new fund, a new office and a new brand.<p>Let’s start …

5 lessons the military can teach you about running a business

<i>Mike Coney has served as president and CEO of Unitrends since 2009.</i><p>In 1974, I commenced a six-year career with the U.S. Army Security Agency. Along the way, I learned a thing or two about perseverance, discipline, teamwork and vigilance. When I entered the business world in 1980, I quickly found …

Investors Dump RIM Shares

Research In Motion Ltd.’s executives won’t say the company’s new line of BlackBerrys is a flop, but some investors have already made up their …

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Google And Apple May Bring Us A Console War We Didn't See Coming

Last night, the Wall Street Journal brought us news that Google has now set its sights on making its own Android-based video game console. The kicker? This is supposed to be in response to Apple doing the very same thing.<p>Google and Apple video game consoles? Are the Xbox One and PS4 dead already? …

Proof That Science Is Sorcery

I was raised like Paula Deen

<b>Paula Dean (AP/Peter Kramer)</b><p>Racism was so ingrained in my Southern family, they never even realized they were racist. Now we no longer speak<p>Dustin Rowles<p>June 29, 2013 5:00pm (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared on Pajiba.<p>Paula Deen is a racist, and like a lot of racists in the South, she honestly …

iOS 7 Is Designed To Be Easy To Understand But Hard To Copy

Jony Ive explained in the video that introduced iOS 7 at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference that the new design was both familiar to existing users and yet a totally new experience of the iPhone. There has been criticism of both the familiarity (nothing really new here) and the ad hoc nature …

It's 'Wedding Weekend In San Francisco' After Prop 8 Ruling

"A long line of fiancés and their families snaked out of the clerk's office" in San Francisco on Saturday, the <i>Chronicle</i> reports, as couples lined up to be among the first to be married now that it's legal again for same-sex couples to be get hitched in California.<p>On this, the first weekend since …