Bay Area voters decide tech industry should pay its dues

The technology industry has turned the Bay Area.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesNov 7th, 2018

Our View: Is the tech industry the Bay Area’s illness, or its cure?

Let’s be clear from the start: Tech companies and tech workers are not the primary source of our urban ills. They didn’t decide that the Bay Area should build far less housing than it needs. They didn’t shortsightedly fail to maintain roads or.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 19th, 2018

From AI to cybersecurity, executives weigh in on Milwaukee"s potential in emerging tech

Sixteen executives from Milwaukee-area companies gathered at the Milwaukee Business Journal this week for a discussion about the area's tech industry......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 18th, 2019

Apple, Facebook, Google, Netflix among the big Bay Area tech employers that did the most hiring in Q3

While tech hiring slowed in some parts of the country, Bay Area's big employers in the industry have kept bringing on more workers. That's the finding of a Digital Jobs Index from On Partners, an Ohio-based executive search firm. The index shows th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2018

How Bay Area"s clean tech companies are riding the "Solar Coaster"

Trump tariffs, state policies and new technologies are reshaping the rooftop solar industry — some driving it forward, others holding it back. A lot is on the line for a Bay Area industry that employs an estimated 24,000 people.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 2nd, 2018

Denver, the Midwest emerge as new hubs for tech workers

While the San Francisco Bay Area and Seattle continue to dominate the tech industry, upstart tech hubs in Southern California, the Midwest and Canada are growing rapidly, according to a new study.       .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 25th, 2018

From VR to startups, Bay Area tech has its eyes on disrupting construction

Largely unchanged for decades, the construction industry is primed for a tech revolution, finding better, faster, cheaper and smarter ways to build......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 20th, 2018

How much a typical worker makes at Intel, Facebook, Google, Netflix and EA

Silicon Valley may have a bevy of innovative, high-tech and well-known companies that pay a lot of money, but the promised land for the industry may lose a bit of its luster due to the cost-of-living in the area rising. And that might be good news for Fl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 16th, 2018

Activist withdraws initiative to limit housing growth in Denver area

Colorado voters will not have the chance to decide in November whether or not to limit residential growth along the Front Range, as the author of a proposed ordinance to do just said he will not try to collect signatures to get his proposal on the state.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 6th, 2018

Uber, Pinterest, Zoom, Slack IPOs have San Franciso bracing for new tech boom

The Bay Area could see up to 10,000 newly minted millionaires with money to spend......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 18th, 2019

Stifel makes another acquisition, this time in the tech sector

Stifel Financial Corp. (NYSE: SF) said Thursday it has agreed to buy Mooreland Partners, a mergers and acquisitions advisory firm serving the technology industry. Terms were not disclosed. Mooreland Partners, with a professional staff of 60, has offi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 18th, 2019

Why Airbnb, Tishman Speyer and others invested $160M in lodging startup Lyric

The San Francisco-based lodging and real estate tech company aims to turn a segment of the industry around with the help of apartment owners......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2019

Execs: Why supporting Orlando"s tech industry is key for the economy, and how to do it

Top execs gathered at the Digital Orlando conference last week to discuss how to strengthen the local economy......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2019

Why Airbnb, Tishman Speyer and others invested $160 million in this startup

The San Francisco-based lodging and real estate tech company aims to turn this segment of the lodging industry around with the help of apartment owners......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2019

Stripe Backs $40 Million Investment in A.I. Accounting Service Pilot

Bye-bye bookkeeper? The tech industry claims “software is eating the world” and, if that’s true, bookkeepers could be the next course. That will be case if startups like Pilot, whi.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 17th, 2019

Daimler holds the keys to any future Aston Martin deals

Talk of industry consolidation is heating up as car makers come under pressure from emission regulations and disruption from new tech.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 16th, 2019

Bay Area VC founder thinks Portland could benefit from trends in tech employment

Neil Sequeira, who co-founded Defy Partners three years ago with Trae Vassallo, said tech firms looking farther afield for talent will likely turn to Portland......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 16th, 2019

AN UNLIKELY REVOLUTIONARY: How Tristan Harris went from working at Apple and Google to consulting with heads of state about how to reform Silicon Valley (FB, GOOGL)

Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile via Getty In recent years, Tristan Harris has become one of the most prominent critics of the tech industry. Harris got his start with a presentation he made while at Google high.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 15th, 2019

Jack Ma endorses China"s controversial 72-hour workweek

One of China's richest men has drawn criticism after endorsing a culture of 12-hour workdays in the country's red-hot tech industry......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 15th, 2019

Growing tech firm plans Dayton-area expansion

The project would expand the company's local footprint and create 10 new jobs......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 15th, 2019

Deals of the Year: Shipt Tower brings tech to the skyline

The deal is seen as a positive sign for both the future of tech industry in Birmingham and for backfilling vacant office space in the city......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 15th, 2019