At CES, Spectre haunted tech executives in public and private meetings

Despite being drenched and briefly thrust in to darkness, the largest annoyance for many top tech executives at CES was the shadow of Spectre......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 13th, 2018

NewsWatch: At CES, Spectre haunted tech executives in public and private meetings

Despite being drenched and briefly thrust in to darkness, the largest annoyance for many top tech executives at CES was the shadow of Spectre......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 13th, 2018

Ascension CEO: Public-private partnerships, tech are keys to better health care

As the national debate over reworking the Affordable Care Act reaches a fever pitch, health care executives need to keep in mind how any changes impact the patients receiving care. That is the assessment of Anthony Tersigni, CEO of Ascension, the .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 25th, 2017

Bazaarvoice shareholders OK buyout by private equity firm

Bazaarvoice Inc. shareholders have approved the company's buyout by Los Angeles-based Marlin Equity Partners, paving the way for yet another public tech company in Austin to go private. At Monday's special meeting of shareholders, some 54.8 millio.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 29th, 2018

Debt cut plan: Dell mulls return to market after 4 years of going private

An initial public offering would undo one of the biggest leveraged buyouts the tech industry has ever seen.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 27th, 2018

SurveyMonkey Could Go Public This Year

The 19-year-old polling company was last valued at $2 billion and counts Sheryl Sandberg and other prominent tech executives among its advisers......»»

Category: topSource: incJan 18th, 2018

Dropbox Files for IPO Three Years After $10 Billion Private Valuation

Web-storage company Dropbox Inc. has filed confidentially to go public, in what stands to be one of the largest tech IPOs in the past few years, according to multiple people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 11th, 2018

ATM transactions may get costlier as operators seek hike in inter-bank fees

The representation is being led by National Payments Corp of India after meetings were conducted separately for private and public sector lenders.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 1st, 2018

Internet Tightens: Popular Chinese WeChat App to Become Official ID

China’s biggest tech giants are working with authorities to create digital identifications as alternatives to the state-issued ID cards citizens must present to obtain many public and private services, such as boarding trains and checking into hotels......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 29th, 2017

Therese Poletti"s Tech Tales: The government tried to encourage IPOs, but it helped create The Age of the Unicorn

When legislation dubbed the JOBS Act was signed into law by President Barack Obama in 2012, it was heralded as a faster on-ramp to an initial public offering. Instead, the act has added to the cascade of factors helping tech companies stay private longer......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 26th, 2017

Make use of tech to reach masses : AP CM tells banks

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu has advised banks in the public sector as well as private ones to leverage technology to provide quality services and products to the masses. He........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 16th, 2017

Europe Starts Seed Fund to Keep Small Tech From Leaving

The European Union is jump-starting a more than $2 billion public-private funding operation to help its small innovators scale up without moving to the U.S. or Asia......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 4th, 2017

Report: Mass. tech firms lag other industries in female execs, directors

A new report shows there are more large Massachusetts-based public companies with no female executives or directors today than there were a year ago......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 9th, 2017

Big Tech forced to answer public questions on Russia ads

Facebook, Google and Twitter executives face hearings in Washington, D.C., as regulation pressure grows......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 29th, 2017

The highest-paid public and nonprofit executives

July 2016 was a big month for CommerceHub. That was the time when the e-commerce platform provider went public on the Nasdaq market, the first Albany, New York, company to do so in a decade. It was also a big moment for the tech firm's leadership.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 20th, 2017

Tech Stocks: 5 ways tech startups are avoiding IPOs

Don’t let the recent strong initial public offerings fool you: Tech startups are still avoiding Wall Street en masse, and there is big money offering them investments to stay private in multiple ways......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 11th, 2017

We scouted the homes of the top tech executives, and they all live in this San Francisco suburb for the 1%

Scott Olson / Getty Images The celebrities of Silicon Valley live private lives. We don't know much about them outside of the mega-companies they lead, though it's fun to speculate on the shoes they wear, the restaurants where they.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 7th, 2017

U.S. Military Wants Tech Companies To Battle in the "ThunderDrone"

SOFWERX, a public-private technology incubato.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 27th, 2017

Tech "unicorn" IPOs are booming

Highly-valued tech startups are going public at a pace not seen in three years. Four so-called "unicorns," or private companies valued at $1 billion or higher, completed initial p.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 15th, 2017

Tech investors remain optimistic about startups despite less-than-stellar IPOs

Some disappointing high-profile initial public offerings haven't dampened investors' enthusiasm for startup tech firms. More than two-thirds of investors think the valuations of private tech companies are only g.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 10th, 2017

Silicon Valley finally faces reckoning with sexism

Silicon Valley is confronting, painfully and in public, what many women have said in private for years: The tech industry is rife with accusations that women are marginalized or harassed......»»

Category: topSource: cnnAug 9th, 2017