Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt has joined a group of executives backing an Uber-style mobile app for the luxury chopper crowd, called Blade. The startup was launched a year ago to get New Yorkers to the Hamptons in a matter of minutes.
Hundreds of investment firms are looking to get in on the ground floor of what is being called the fastest growing investment opportunity in the country.
A new, exclusive dating app that’s still under wraps just got a $2.1 million beta-boost from a group of angel investors and venture capitalists. It’s called The League. Its motto: Date, Intelligently.
The growing legal-cannabis industry is attracting Bay Area investors who want to take advantage of what they think will be a growing business.
The actor is raising money so a collection of young filmmakers can adapt his 2011 short story collection, “Palo Alto”…
Investors should review whether they made any rash moves to trigger potentially unnecessary tax bills.
California’s attorney general has filed a lawsuit against debt rating agency Standard & Poor’s, claiming it inflated its ratings of certain investments, costing the state’s public pension funds and other investors billions of dollars.
Facebook’s biggest lock-up period – a time following an IPO that prevents insiders from selling stock – expires on Wednesday.
Thousands of entrepreneur’s have raised $274 million from the public through the website Kickstarter, but not all the ideas have turned out to be successful and sometimes not everyone delivers on the investments.
Apple’s stock has hit a new high after a four-month swoon, as investors were looking ahead to the release of a new iPhone model, and possibly a smaller iPad.