David Pridham: How to kill the next generation of startups
Patent bill's fee-shifting provisions hurts the small businesses responsible for most breakthrough innovations
The chairman of Temple University's physics department was arrested in what prosecutors said was a scheme to provide U.S. technology secrets to China in exchange for prestigious appointments.
France's highest court has rejected ride-sharing company Uber's bid to have much of a recent law banning its services declared unconstitutional.
It's official: Mountain View is Samsung Electronics' new research hub. Earlier this month, the South Korean-based tech giant completed its purchase of an 8.5-acre campus at 625-685 Clyde Ave., to house R&D headquarters for its U.S. arm, Samsung Research America. The property was leased to Samsung in 2012 by TMG Partners, a San Francisco-based mixed-use property developer, in conjuction with Farallon Capital Management.
Friday's TV picks: Grateful Dead fans, get a load of this
'The Other One: The Long, Strange Trip of Bob Weir' chronicles Weir's journey from his youth in Palo Alto to global fame in documentary on Netflix. Plus, Thomas Middleditch of 'Silicon Valley' drums up laughs on 'Comedy Bang! Bang!'
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David Letterman set trashed; Dumpster divers move in
Hours after the 'Late Show' finished taping, the crew began dismantling and throwing away iconic parts of David Letterman's set.