Nearly 2 Million High-Tech Employees Are Underpaid

A recent study by analysts at Paysa, released on Tuesday, pointed to a 10% gap between the actual pay and the market value for more than a third of professionals in the technology industry......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 11th, 2017

The CEO of ad tech firm TubeMogul explains why he sold his company to Adobe for $540 million and what happens now (ADBE, TUBE)

TubeMogul When Business Insider chats on the phone with TubeMogul CEO Brett Wilson on Tuesday, he has just jumped off the stage after addressing his staff on his and their first official days as Adobe employees. Adobe announced in Novemb.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 18th, 2017

High-tech and stylish: Mercedes to overtake BMW as largest premium carmaker

Daimler said it had sold 2.08 million Mercedes-Benz branded passenger cars in 2016.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 9th, 2017

SAPVoice: 5 High-Tech Ways to Help Santa Transform his Workshop

Santa Claus has more than526 million kidsacross the globe on his delivery list, so he certainly has his work cut out for him. His enormous logistic.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesDec 21st, 2016

Russian "methbot" fraud steals $180 million in online ads

Russian cybercriminals have built a new high-tech fraud enterprise: Showing real ads to fake people......»»

Category: topSource: cnnDec 20th, 2016

5 ways you could falsely test positive for drugs

An estimated 45 to 50 million employees are drug tested each year in the United States. Are they accurate every time, though? Turns out, it can be wrong on more occasions than one might expect. Follow Tech Insider: On Facebook.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 11th, 2016

Tyson Launches Venture-Capital Fund

Tyson Foods is starting a $150 million venture-capital fund to invest in high-tech products and services that could help refresh its stable of products, which include chicken, hot dogs and hamburgers......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 5th, 2016

Foxconn to distribute high year-end bonus to employees in Taiwan

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) plans to distribute a total of 126 million shares to about 7,500 employees working in Taiwan as year-end bonuses. The shares will have a market value of NT$10.294 billion (US$324 million) based on the compa.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesNov 30th, 2016

Rupert Murdoch among big Theranos investors

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch was among several high-profile, non-tech investors to put significant sums into troubled blood-testing startup Theranos. Murdoch and family-controlled Cox Enterprises invested $100 million each into the Palo Alto-based company,.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 29th, 2016

MassVentures says its funds have led to 20-fold investment in SBIR tech companies

Quasi-public venture capital firm MassVentures reports that its SBIR Targeted Technologies (START) program has invested $12 million into 50 companies that need more time to commercialize high-risk, high-reward technologies — and those companies have lev.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 28th, 2016

Is this $1,500 toaster oven the future of high-tech cooking?

The June Intelligent Oven has raised over $30 million from investors, and now it's finally making its way to consumers.         The June Intelligent Oven has raised over $30 million from investors, and now it's f.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayNov 15th, 2016

Fire rated switchable glass provides privacy and fire protection at the University of Chicago Medical Center

The new 10-story “Center for Care and Discovery” building in the University of Chicago Medical Center’s campus is dubbed as the “hospital of the future” for its high-tech design and groundbreaking scientific work. At 1.2 million square feet, it.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkNov 3rd, 2016

Tech firms shell out to hire and hoard talent

LARGE technology firms used to hold on to their high-flying employees by agreeing not to poach them from each other. “If you hire a single one of these people, that means war,” Steve Jobs, Apple’s then boss, warned Sergey Brin, a founder of Google, .....»»

Category: topSource: economistNov 3rd, 2016

As California Votes to Legalize Weed, The Drug’s Tech Industry is Enjoying High Times

The US marijuana industry is lighting up. America now has 8.4 million regular cannabis users, up from half that in 2002. Thanks largely to legalizations in Alaska, Washington, Oregon and Colorado, the… The post As California Votes to Legalize Weed, .....»»

Category: topSource: redherringOct 27th, 2016

Calspan expansion to protect stellar reputation

Calspan’s newest employees are likely to be a bunch of dummies. As Calspan Corp. begins work on a new automotive crash-test facility at the Cheektowaga headquarters, the company expects to fill it with high-tech equipment including two dummies that rec.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 27th, 2016

7 Lessons Small Businesses Can Learn From Tech Startups

Starting a small business in the United States has never been easier and, in fact, small businesses make up the backbone of the American economy. 9 out of every 10 employees works for one of the 28 million small businesses across the country. Each month, .....»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesOct 17th, 2016

Daimler to build high-tech car engine factory in Poland

German carmaker Daimler will build a 500 million euro ($551 million) factory in southwestern Poland that will produce a new generation of engines for the company......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 13th, 2016

See how Amazon packages ship with less than :60 in human hands

Watch robots, conveyor belts, and employees transport a package through Amazon's high-tech fulfillment centers......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnOct 5th, 2016

LVMH to Pay Over $700 Million for a Stake in This High-Tech Luggage Maker - Fortune

FortuneLVMH to Pay Over $700 Million for a Stake in This High-Tech Luggage MakerFortuneIts bags are popular with Chinese travelers who use them to transport luxury goods they buy abroad. French luxury group LVMH, owner of the Louis Vuitton brand, has agre.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsOct 4th, 2016

LVMH to Pay Over $700 Million for a Stake in This High-Tech Luggage Maker

Its bags are popular with Chinese travelers who use them to transport luxury goods they buy abroad. French luxury group LVMH, owner of the Louis Vuitton brand, has agreed to buy an 80% stake in high-tech luggage maker Rimowa for 640 million euros ($71.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 4th, 2016

Global telecom exec is moving with his family to London and selling this Medina manse for $4.98 million

A contemporary home in prestigious Medina Heights, on the market for $4.98 million, has a storied past that links to high-tech, the Bellevue Club, global business and the days when Medina was dotted with small bungalows and was primarily a place to spend .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 30th, 2016