Valuations of private tech companies are high but there is no bubble, the co-founder of chat app firm Slack, which itself is valued at $2.8 billion, told CNBC. Debate is rife about whether the private tech market is too frothy, with top investors like venture capitalist, Bill Gurley, sounding the...
Amazon on Sunday launched its Black Friday deals store as it begins to count down to what traditionally has been one of the biggest shopping days of the year. The Seattle retailer promises tens of thousands of deals on technology, toys and clothes between now and December 22. TVs, digital...
Our daily lifeline of information and entertainment, Internet turned 46 yesterday. The 46 year old network has brought phenomenal changes in the world. October 29, 1969 was the day when first data message was sent via ARPANET, the network that is considered as precursor of internet. Here are 8...
While Twitter has 320 million monthly active users, the social media platform says its content reaches at least one billion people each month. This gap means a whole lot of lost revenue for Twitter, and the company is now looking to monetise the people using its platform but that don’t...
Telstra is to trial a new wireless technology in the Melbourne CBD, designed specifically for Internet of Things (IoT) applications. The network will be used to support its IoT Challenge, being run in conjunction with the City of Melbourne, where contestants develop and demonstrate IoT applications. The technology, Long Range...
Apple Inc has asked the US Supreme Court to overturn an appellate court decision that found the iPad maker conspired with five publishers to increase ebook prices. Apple asked the high court on Wednesday to review a June ruling that favoured the US Department of Justice, and found the company...
LinkedIn Corp's quarterly revenue and profit handily beat analysts' estimates as the world's biggest professional networking website operator earned more from its recruitment services business and from advertisements and paid memberships. Shares of the company, which also raised its full-year profit and revenue forecasts, jumped 12 percent in extended trading...
Google parent Alphabet may do business in China following the reorganization of the technology giant, co-founder Sergey Brin said in an interview Thursday. Brin, who is president of Alphabet, told the Wall Street Journal that the new organizational structure would allow each unit autonomy on the matter. "Each Alphabet business can...
When it comes to wired personal or business branding, the conception of social media profiles is absolutely essential. Whether you are just trying to get more revelation online, connect/ with your fans or customers, or working to purify your online reputation, social networking profiles are the way to go...
A message to Facebook users who wage war on the seemingly endless stream of game invitations: help is on the way. Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said the social network is finally going to do something about the constant notifications that nag users to download games and play with...