San Francisco hedge fund billionaire Tom Steyer has emerged as the antithesis to the Koch brothers, the conservative American industrialists who have bankrolled the Tea Party and other right-wing causes.
They swing the same Pulaskis, buzz the same chainsaws and face the same dangers. But 673 of the wildland firefighters battling the ferocious blaze around Yosemite National Park have something that other
“Attention is an intentional, unapologetic discriminator. It asks what is relevant right now, and gears us up to notice only that.” “How we spend our days,” Annie Dillard wrote in her timelessly beautiful
Social travel startup, Minube, which focuses on helping would-be travellers figure out what to do when they get to their destination, has added a real-time hotel pricing and booking feature to its iOS
Enterprise cloud storage and collaboration powerhouse Box has updated its Android app with lots of new features to keep business teams better connected on the platform. Box has a strong mobile presence
Facebook has bought a speech recognition and machine translation start-up, in a move it hopes will connect users across language barriers. Facebook announced the acquisition on Monday of Mobile Technologies,
Samsung is not showing any sign of slowing down in China at all. After topping China’s smartphone sales for the first time last year and then selling a record 12.5 million smartphones in the country in
Apple's plans for this fall are clearing up. A report from Bloomberg News today corroborates many of the rumors we've been hearing about refreshes to the iPhone, iPad, and iPad mini. The publication's