- Hewlett-Packard Revenue and Cash Flow Improve, but Earnings Fall
- Nickel Allergies on Rise as Devices Meet Skin
- Bits Blog: UPS Confirms Security Breach
Disruptions: At Burning Man, the Tech Elite One-Up One Another
The rich are flown in on private planes, then picked up at the Burning Man airport, driven to their camp and served like kings and queens for a week.
- DealBook: Thumbtack, an Online Market for Services, Raises $100 Million
- Machine Learning: Sharing, and Borrowing From, the Vacation Album
- Q&A: Making Old Video Less Shaky
- State of the Art: Police Cameras Can Shed Light, but Raise Privacy Concerns
- DealBook: Infineon to Buy International Rectifier, a Chip Maker, for $3 Billion
- Bits Blog: Michael Halbherr, Head of Nokia’s Mapping Division, Steps Down
Case Study: Yesware’s Matthew Bellows on His Ironic Challenge
The chief executive of Yesware has come up with three solutions to address weak software sales. Outside experts offer advice on which path to pursue.
- App Smart: Games for Your Itchy Trigger Finger
Sinosphere Blog: Theaters in China Screen Movies, and Viewers’ Text Messages
With a “bullet screen,” moviegoers’ comments are projected on screen while a film is playing so that at any given time, a scene may be overlaid with multiple text messages.
- Bits Blog: Square Expands Its Cash Advance Service
- DealBook: Overstock to Allow International Customers to Pay in Bitcoin
Despite Lip Service, Silicon Valley Venture Capital Still a Man’s World
In recent years, the industry’s gender balance hasn’t budged, even as other industries with poor gender diversity show improvements.
RadioShack in Need of Rewiring
RadioShack’s ubiquitous stores flourished when consumers fixed their own gadgets. Now, the chain is trying out brighter, more inviting stores to lure shoppers.
- Steve Ballmer Quits Microsoft Board, Citing His Outside Duties
Reviews: Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, Metrico, Hohokum and Road Not Taken
Reviews of Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, a satire on celebrity culture; Metrico, a puzzle game for Sony’s Vita mobile console; and other releases.
- Video: Nicholas Felton’s Quantified Life