State Lawmakers Eye Billion-Dollar Tax Windfall From New IPOsAt least six California-based companies valued at more than $1 billion are expected to go public this year, creating a new class of millionaires and billionaires and a welcome quandary for the state's budget writers.
Tesla Wants to Cut Size of Board From 11 Directors to 7Tesla plans to cut its board of directors from 11 to seven in a move the electric car maker says will allow the board to act more nimbly and efficiently.
Lawsuit Claims Apple Misled Hundreds Of Thousands Of InvestorsApple and CEO Tim Cook knew iPhone sales were in trouble but kept it from investors, according to a new lawsuit accusing the company of securities fraud.
Speaker Nancy Pelosi Suggests Tech Companies Need More Regulation: 'It's A New Era'The California Democrat said the era of self-regulation for these companies should "probably" end -- the latest warning sign for Silicon Valley.
Racist, Anti-Semitic Comments Flood YouTube Stream Of Congressional Hearing On White Nationalism YouTube was forced to disable comments on a livestream of a House Judiciary hearing on hate crimes and white nationalism on social media Tuesday morning
Facebook, Google To Face Congress Over White NationalismRepresentatives from Facebook and Google will be on Capitol Hill Tuesday, face questions from lawmakers about how their platforms are used by white supremacists.
Google Scraps Controversial AI Ethics Council Days After It Was AnnouncedGoogle has shuttered its new artificial intelligence ethics council, a little more than a week after the Mountain View-based company announced it.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Calls For Outside RegulationFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has called for the government and regulators to play in a bigger role in policing the internet.
Manhattan-Based 'Avenues' Private School Set to Open Silicon Valley CampusA New York private school plans to launch a location in San Jose, raising the benchmark for expectations and tuition.
Big Name Tech Companies To Lay Off Over 1,000 EmployeesSeveral big name tech companies in Silicon Valley, including Paypal and Oracle, are shedding more than a thousand employees in the next several weeks.
Traveler May Have Exposed Thousands To Measles In Santa Clara CountyHealth officials issued a warning Tuesday after they say a visitor to the Silicon Valley may have exposed thousands of local residents to the measles at locations including Stanford, the Apple Visitor Center and several popular restaurants.