Qualcomm and its advisors have been working to reassert control over the company's deal to acquire NXP Semiconductors, sources tell CNBC.
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A mapping startup based in Missoula, Mont., which allows users to download sophisticated offline topographic maps outlining public and private lands and a..
If you have purchased a drone in the last year or two, there's a high likelihood that it only emerges from your gadget closet a few times per year, if that...
Crowdsourced design marketplace 99designs launched 10 years ago this week, so I talked to CEO Patrick Llewellyn (who joined in 2009) about the anniversary,..
Asian conglomerates would pay "premium" prices for the "trophy" purchase of Wynn properties, according to Matthew Ossolinski.
As a fan of both waffles and robots I present to you the FANUC food and beverage manipulation robot, waffle edition. The robot, as you see below, sorts the..
Last month we characterized 2017 as the year Sub-Saharan Africa’s startup scene found its stride. 2018 looks to be the year of numerous VC investments.
China has already been one of the fastest-growing luxury retail markets in the world for years. As their spending power increases, consumers are becoming more..
Thomson Reuters board is said to be meeting today to discuss the proposal.
One of the great entrepreneurs of the 20th century, Ingvar Kamprad, the founder of IKEA, passed away today. As Reuters pointed out in its short biography,..
HQ Trivia, the No. 1 trivia app in the Apple App Store, has removed the minimum $20 balance to cash out. The company made the announcement earlier today on..
Detroit-based Floyd has announced a $5.6 million Series A funding round that will let the company expand its operations and release new products. The company..
First Round Capital's Dorm Room Fund just released VCWiz, a tool to help founders find investors and raise money from them. The platform is one part VC..
Ex-hacker Eric Taylor, also known as CosmoTheGod, and another infosec name, Bryant Townsend have colorful pasts. Most recently Taylor stole the Social..
It sounds like a natural fit: Fiverr, an online marketplace where businesses can hire freelancers, is acquiring And Co, a New York City startup building..
Drones may still be having a tough time dispelling the notion that they're just expensive toys when it comes to the consumer space, but in the world of..
Cryptomania! This week was rough for HODLers. We took to the halls of CES and then spoke to some folks in the know about the future of crypto, the..
Researchers Neil Gandal, JT Hamrick, Tyler Moore, and Tali Oberman have written a fascinating paper on Bitcoin price manipulation. Entitled "Price..
Nuheara’s new IQBuds Boost headphones exist in a a strange sort of in-between spot. Like the rest of the company’s line, they’re clearly one of..
As we noted earlier this week, the mere fact that Blocks was able to bring its modular smartwatch system to market feels like a minor miracle. The company..
Startup Closetbox recently raised a $7.3 million Series A round, bringing its total amount of funding to $19.8 million. Closetbox, of course, has competitors..
China's commerce ministry has warned that protectionist sentiment is rising in the U.S. following the collapse of the Ant Financial-Moneygram deal.
A glitch on Overstock's website allowed users to send amounts of Bitcoin Cash to Overstock when the system was expecting Bitcoin, leading to drastic discounts..
Optimizely helps businesses test out different ways to make their websites or apps more effective — but, as vice president of Product Management Claire Vo..
URB-E, the startup that creates foldable electric scooters, is launching a transportation system designed to promote scooter sharing on colleges campuses and..
Australian design software provider Canva joins the billionaire club
African tech in 2017 was about the normalization of market events mostly absent even a decade ago. There were acquisitions, multiple investment rounds, lots..
Boardriders, formerly Quiksilver, has agreed to buy Australian company, Billabong International, for about $155 million.
In this week's episode of Technotopia I spoke to author and historian Leslie Berlin, writer of Troublemakers: Silicon Valleys' Coming Of Age. Berlin is the..
A jump in domestic U.K. mergers will likely continue in 2018, but big deals could prove elusive on "competition issues."
Mattermark, the site for startup and company data, is shutting down its own business after selling in a disappointing outcome to FullContact. In a document..
Taplytics is announcing what it calls its "Intelligent Experience Cloud," bringing together products for A/B testing, messaging, analytics and more To a..
Few mainstream business leaders have taken to the blockchain quite like Patrick Byrne. The founder of Overstock.com has been accepting Bitcoin since 2014 and..
Two more dead commenters have been spotted commenting on the FCC's foregone net neutrality vote, a small but not insignificant discovery considering that,..
CEO expects to have a deal in the next 90 days for selling or reorganizing Overstock.com's retail business to focus on blockchain.
Squarespace, the 14-year-old platform that makes it easy for essentially anyone to build their own website, is raising about $200 million from General..