The Latest on the government shutdown (all times local): 9:30 p.m. The government shutdown will continue into Monday. The Senate will vote at noon on Monday on whether to cut off a Democratic filibuster ...
Steve Okun of McLarty Associates says it is 'very clear' the Republicans don't yet know who will take the blame for the government shutdown.
Sutat Chew of the Singapore Exchange says Chinese firms took to the bourse last year to raise equity and debt funds that were part of Belt and Road initiatives.
Sphero was ready to conquer the world last year. The company quintupled its product release schedule, flying high with the help of a Disney licensing deal that gave the world several Star Wars droids and talking Spider-Man and Lightning McQueen robots. But following a holiday season that failed to live up to expectations, the company recently laid off 45 staff members globally, TechCrunch… Read More
WASHINGTON (AP) — Restive Senate moderates in both parties searched for a solution to a partisan stalemate as they raced toward a late-night showdown vote and their last chance to reopen the federal government before hundreds of thousands of federal workers were forced to stay home Monday.
California is home to two very different innovation worlds. For the readers of TechCrunch, there is the familiar excitement of the startup world, with startups working on longevity and age extension, rockets to Mars, and cars that drive themselves. Hundreds of thousands of entrepreneurs, engineers, and product managers are building these futures every day, often on shoestring budgets all in… Read More
It'll be a busy week for corporate earnings with Netflix and Starbucks serving as highlights, while the government shutdown in Washington, D.C. should remain a major headline grabber.
“The consensus is that because blockchain is so niche and it’s mostly early adopters who come from tech and finance, that it’s actually less diverse than those industries that are already struggling to be representative of the population at large,” Raine Revere, co-founder of blockchain education startup Maiden, told me on an episode of the CTRL+T podcast. In… Read More
With WPP’s over 200,000 employees and a $75 billion media book, Sir Martin Sorrell has a uniquely privileged insight into the future of the online advertising industry. And he believes that 2018 might be the year that a third company joins what he calls the Facebook/Google “duopoly” in online advertising and search. Read More
The offshore rig operator's downward trend was stopped by -- of all things -- a bankruptcy. But not its own.