Wednesday, May 23, 2012 7:50:00 AM
The FBI has recently formed a secretive surveillance unit with an ambitious goal: to invent technology that will let police more readily eavesdrop on Internet and wireless communications.
The establishment of the Quantico, Va.-based... Read More
Tuesday, May 22, 2012 8:51:00 AM
A new survey again placed Apple as the world's most valuable brand, even as nearly half of the top 100 global brands, including rivals Google and Microsoft, lost value over the past year.
Millward Brown's BrandZ Top 100 estimated (via The... Read More
Tuesday, May 22, 2012 8:50:00 AM
The integration of new talent, whether promoted from within or hired from outside the organization, represents a critical career inflection point for the new employee. Too often this process is overlooked in small businesses or simplified... Read More
Monday, May 21, 2012 8:08:00 AM
Monster took another step last week in its drive to become more social adding a “friends” connection to the thousands of listings on its jobs board.
Almost a year after launching BeKnown, its Facebook-based business network and... Read More
Monday, May 21, 2012 8:05:00 AM
Apple's manufacturing partner Foxconn reportedly plans to invest $210 million in a new production line in China's east Jiangsu province.
The announcement was made on Monday by local authorities, and the investment will be made by... Read More
Monday, May 21, 2012 7:26:00 AM
You might think of your desk or cubicle as simply a place to do work, but forward-looking executives have found that the physical workspace has a profound impact on increasing not just productivity but also innovation. Silicon Valley didn’t... Read More
Monday, May 21, 2012 7:24:00 AM
The nation's biggest cable operators are banding together to offer free Wi-Fi access to their broadband customers in more than 50,000 hotspots around the country.
On Monday, Bright House Networks, Cablevision, Comcast, Cox Communications, and ... Read More
Friday, May 18, 2012 8:55:00 AM
If you’ve ever dreamed about connecting your entire home to the Internet — so that appliances could start by themselves or you could receive text message alerts to maintain housekeeping — it looks like your dream is ready to become a... Read More
Friday, May 18, 2012 8:54:00 AM
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers has closed its 15th traditional fund at $525 million, the Silicon Valley venture capital firm announced this evening.
Best known for backing companies such as Google and Amazon, Kleiner Perkins said... Read More
Friday, May 18, 2012 8:53:00 AM
As the investment world watches Facebook’s historic IPO today, marketers are beginning to wonder if advertising on the 900-million-member social network is going to yield anything close to the bonanza of its initial stock offering.
Just ... Read More