Republicans Question Apple, Google On Smartphone Data PrivacyApple and Google are facing questions from House Republicans over smartphone data privacy, suggesting members of Congress are broadening their scrutiny of how the tech industry handles users' personal information.
Barack Obama Visits Silicon Valley Venture Capital FirmFormer President Barack Obama visited the offices of Andreessen Horowitz, a prominent venture capital firm in Menlo Park.
Google's Surfer Dude Phone Bot Ready For Real World Debut Google prepares to release Duplex, an AI-assisted assistant that sounds like a California surfer and made a stir in May when CEO Sundar Pichai unveiled it at its Google I/O developer conference.
Intel CEO Resigns After 'Past Consensual Relationship' With Employee Intel says CEO Brian Krzanich has resigned after the company learned of a "past consensual relationship with an Intel employee."
Mountain View School To Be Named After Undocumented ImmigrantThe Mountain View Whisman School District board voted to name an as-yet-unopened school after Jose Antonio Vargas, bypassing Steve Jobs and other technology giants with ties to Silicon Valley.
Feds Indict Theranos Founder Elizabeth Holmes For Wire FraudA federal grand jury has indicted Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes and Ramesh “Sunny” Balwani for their alleged roles in a multi-million-dollar scheme to defraud investors, doctors and patients.
Are Tech Stocks About To Come Back To Earth?Wall Street, captivated by remarkable growth prospects in tech, has lifted the Nasdaq by 11% this year.
Musk Begins Distributing Flame Throwers To BuyersElon Musk's tunnel startup The Boring Company began distributing its first 1,000 personal flamethrowers to buyers over the weekend in Southern California.