Just three months ago, Dan Price was a progressive hero. To much fanfare, Price, CEO of Seattle-based Gravity Payments, announced he was raising the minimum salary for employees of his company to $70,000, and taking a $930,000 pay cut himself to ...
Verizon employees stand on the picket line in front of the company's corporate office in New York, on Aug. 8, 2011. Photographer: Stephen Yang/Bloomberg.
Uber Technologies has completed a new round of funding that values the five-year-old ride-hailing company at close to $US51 billion ($70bn), equalling Facebook's record for a private, venture-backed start-up.
Case in point: The tech giant announced Friday it will acquire Polyvore, the fashion-discovery site founded in 2007 by three former Yahoo engineers that lets users browse and buy clothes, accessories and beauty products.
buzzfeed The subsidiary of Comcast or CMCSA is showing interest in raising the stake of BuzzFeed in Vox Media, according to a person familiar with the matter.