Embattled Uber Adds Option To Tip DriversUber is enabling passengers to tip its U.S. drivers with a tap on its ride-hailing app for the first time, part of a push to recast itself as a company with a conscience and a heart.
Uber Board Considers Placing Embattled CEO On LeaveThe board of Uber met Sunday to consider placing the CEO of the ride-hailing company on leave, according to several news outlets.
Apple Unveils 'HomePod' Speaker, First New Product In YearsApple nodded to several up-and-coming technology trends, unveiling a new "smart" home speaker and device features touching on virtual reality, online privacy and a form of artificial intelligence.
Serena Williams Serves Up Diversity In Silicon ValleyTennis star Serena Williams is embarking on a new mission: She says she wants to help tech companies diversify their workforces and solve one of the industry's most vexing problems.
Small Turbines From Silicon Valley Firm May Shift Wind Energy MarketA Silicon Valley startup is aiming to change the direction of the alternative energy market with small, animal-friendly wind turbines.
Tech Entrepreneurs Oppose FCC Chairman's Plan To Ditch Net NeutralityTech entrepreneurs are worried that innovation is under fire after Trump-appointed FCC chairman announced plans to ditch net neutrality rules.
Rev. Jackson, Silicon Valley Leaders Donate $42,500 For Oakland Tech ScholarshipsOakland's computer science and technology students got a much needed financial assist Rev. Jesse Jackson's PUSHTech2020 Summit.
Google Says It Has No Gender Pay Gap Google said it's "taken aback " by the government's claim that it doesn't compensate women fairly.
Oculus Co-Founder Palmer Luckey Leaves FacebookPalmer Luckey, the co-founder of Facebook's Oculus virtual-reality business, is leaving the company.
President Of Uber Quits After 6 Months At Embattled SF Ride-Hailing CompanyIn a major shakeup at embattled ride-hailing company Uber, the president says he's had enough.
U.S. Army Developing Drones to Dominate More Than Just the SkySome of the country’s brightest scientific minds have been focused on a broad research program, led by the Army Research Lab (ARL), to give birth to the next generation of drones.
SpaceX Launches 10 Satellites From Falcon 9 Rocket, Sticks Booster Landing At SeaSpaceX has launched a Falcon 9 rocket for the first time since a fireball engulfed a similar rocket on a Florida launch pad in September.