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    How She Made It: An Interview With Allume CEO Mauria Finley

    Late last year, Mauria Finley launched Allume as an answer to online shopping by curated subscription box. Her new company introduced an element that a lot of tech companies seem content to either leave out or minimize — the human one. Allume sets women up with personal shoppers they can talk to using text messages, with […]

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    How She Made It: An Interview With Ava CEO Lea von Bidder

    In 2014, Lea von Bidder co-founded Ava with the goal of making it simpler for women to track their fertility window while trying to become pregnant. Ava did just that in 2016, releasing their wrist-worn fertility tracker – a device that, in combination with an app, calculates and tracks levels of hormones like estradiol to […]

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    Business Tips You Can Learn From The Kardashians

    Did you know personal brands tend to last longer than companies? Personal branding really is an art, and the Kardashians have seriously mastered it. Clothing, multiple television series, makeup, product lines, you name it the Kardashians have skillfully skyrocketed to the top. Whether you love them or hate them, you have to admit the Kardashians […]

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    5 Women Who Made a Difference in Tech in 2017

    We already knew the deck was stacked against women in tech — 2017 just made it abundantly clear how bad things still are. No industry went untouched by stories of sexual assault and harassment long covered up this year, as women and men alike came forward to expose predators in positions of power. The outrage didn’t […]

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    These 4 Tech CEOs Didn’t Make It To The End of 2017

    Sometimes it’s a scandal, sometimes it’s bad management, and sometimes it’s just time to move on. Whatever the reason, every year sees its handful of high-profile executive departures in the world of tech — moves that can drastically change the course of a company for better or worse. This year saw a couple departures stemming from […]

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    3 Huge Tech Mergers That Happened in 2017, and 3 That Didn’t

    We had gotten used to seeing big-name tech mergers coming at us non-stop, but not so much this year! While there were plenty of companies being sold behind the scenes this year, there were only a handful that changed things dramatically for us! The bigger stories by far were the mergers and acquisitions that didn’t […]

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    Rumors of a Sprint and T-Mobile Merger Are Heating Up Again

    Bad news for fans of competition — the long-rumored merger between T-Mobile and Sprint sounds like it’s going to become a reality. In a Bloomberg report published today, sources “familiar with the matter” have told the publication that a deal between the two telecom giants is on track to be announced by the end of October. The report says […]

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    Amazon is Turning Its Plan for a Second Headquarters into a Competition

    It’s a tale that really is as old as time — if you want the best deal, start playing your suitors off of each other. That’s what Amazon seems to be doing this week, announcing their plans to build a second corporate headquarters and telling North American cities to start sending in bids. In their announcement, […]

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    Here Are All the Price Cuts Amazon Brought to Whole Foods Today

    We weren’t surprised to hear that Amazon would be slashing prices at Whole Foods after their deal to acquire the grocery chain closed, but we weren’t sure how deep those cuts would be at the outset. Well, it’s day one of those price cuts, and while they aren’t store-wide, some items have gotten some pretty […]

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    Expedia CEO Dara Khosrowshahi Will be the New CEO of Uber

    After a long series of wrong turns dating back to the company’s founding for all we know, Uber is finally ready to get back on the right path. The Uber board of directors convinced former CEO Travis Kalanick to resign in June after a deluge of bad press, including the revelation of a sexist company culture, […]

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    Amazon is Basically About to Introduce Remote Vending Machines

    In a major city and can’t wait the one hour it’s going to take for Amazon to send over the stuff they keep on hand in warehouses? Pretty soon, you’ll be able to drive down and get your stuff in minutes. If that seems to not be in keeping with the spirit of staying inside […]

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    New Report Reveals That Netflix is in a Jaw-Dropping Amount of Debt

    Earlier this year, we found out for sure what we kind of already figured — Netflix is the most popular streaming service by a wide margin. But, like so many tech companies these days, Netflix put growth before profits in order to attract more early investment, and it’s looking more and more like the company’s day […]