Mavs Owner Mark Cuban Fined $600,000 for Tanking Comments

Dallas (AP) — The NBA fined outspoken Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban $600,000 on Wednesday for comments about tanking during a podcast with Hall of Famer Julius Erving. Commissioner Adam Silver said the fine was […]

Twitter Soars After Surprise Sales Gain, First Real Profit

Twitter Inc. soared the most since its market debut in 2013 after it posted the first revenue growth in four quarters, driven by improvements to its app and added video content that are persuading advertisers […]

Tesla Averts Cash Crunch as Musk Mystique Makes Up for Late Cars

Tesla Inc. put to rest a chorus of concern that it was going to need to raise more money soon, thanks in part to the salesmanship of its CEO. The company’s cash balance barely budged […]

This Is What Elon Musk Saving Millions of Dollars Looks Like

In offices and homes across the U.S. and around the world, cheers went up as Elon Musk’s SpaceX successfully tested his new Falcon Heavy rocket Tuesday, a landmark achievement in the billionaire’s Martian aspirations. But the screams were even […]

Why Twitter’s Dorsey Let Wall Street Wunderkind Noto Walk Away

Twitter Inc.’s executives gathered from around the world this week at its offices in New York’s Chelsea neighborhood to discuss the state of the company, goals for the year, and management’s broader ambitions. The twice-yearly […]

The World’s Top-Selling Video Game Has a Cheating Problem

Tencent Holdings Ltd. is going after the cheaters and hackers that infest top-selling game to China. Ahead of its official debut this year, the biggest gaming company on the planet has enlisted Chinese police to root […]

Peter Thiel makes offer to buy Gawker, the news site he helped bankrupt

Venture capitalist faces legal hurdles by bidding for site, which has been shut down for more than a year following Hulk Hogan lawsuit he bankrolled Venture capitalist Peter Thiel has made an offer for Gawker, […]

Cable TVs Password-Sharing Crackdown Is Coming

On Twitter, they are openly bartered, donated, even celebrated. “Anyone have a Spectrum user ID & password I can trade for?” one Twitter user Charter Communications Inc., which sells cable TV under the Spectrum name, […]

Murdoch Solves Empire Succession by Getting Rid of the Empire

For decades, investors, analysts, busybodies, columnists and gossips have loved to chew over the ultimate media-dynasty question: When Elisabeth Murdoch Sumner Redstone, long neglected. That inadvertently touched off one of the most tangled and

These 7 innovations prove why curiosity is essential in todays world

Image: karol d It may not always be on the forefront of our minds, but everything on earth (that isn’t, ya know, trees and animals and stuff) has been inspired by the curiosity of humankind. […]