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Tech and media moguls heading to "summer camp for billionaires" in Sun Valley faced hours of airport delays

Tech and media executives heading to Allen & Co's annual, invite-only Sun Valley conference had to deal with hours of delays when arriving at the Friedman Memorial airport in Hailey, Idaho......»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 11th, 2018

The annual Sun Valley conference is almost here — take a look at the millionaires, billionaires, and moguls who attended last year

Drew Angerer, Getty ImagesEvery summer, the top moguls of the tech, media, and business worlds gather in the sunny resort town of Sun Val.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 10th, 2018

Salesforce Founder Marc Benioff Buys Time Magazine For $190M

While the US media has survived a precipitous drop in advertising revenue as tech giants like Facebook and Google have continued to hollow out the industry, Silicon Valley billionaires have been stepping in to purchase struggl.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 17th, 2018

Google to Provide Android System to Biggest Global Auto Alliance

Google is making a major push into the auto industry, partnering with the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance to use the Android operating system to power media display, marking a major victory for the Silicon Valley tech giant......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 18th, 2018

Time Magazine Deal Is Latest In A Series Of Media Acquisitions By Out-Of-Market Billionaires - Forbes

ForbesTime Magazine Deal Is Latest In A Series Of Media Acquisitions By Out-Of-Market BillionairesForbesIn past decades, entrepreneurs and moguls built and expanded their fortunes by.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 17th, 2018

EU Advances on Copyright Bill Opposed by Silicon Valley

The European Parliament adopted a draft copyright bill with provisions aimed at forcing tech giants to pay more to media companies for music and news content that is used on their platforms......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 12th, 2018

EU Takes Step Toward Copyright Law That Could Hurt Silicon Valley

The European Parliament adopted a draft copyright bill with provisions aimed at forcing tech giants to pay more to media companies for music and news content that is used on their platforms......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 12th, 2018

Follow these steps to buy the right computer for your student

Students heading back to school are faced with an important question: what tech to use for note-taking, online research, and writing assignments? Here are some considerations to help you decide what’s best for you......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 19th, 2018

Best Buy showcases youth tech outreach in new media campaign

Best Buy Co. Inc., which has spent the past few years working to build tech skills among teens in underserved urban neighborhoods, is lending some marketing muscle this summer to show off what these teens are capable of.  Ad Age reports on the media .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 1st, 2018

Flick Picks: "Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again" is a smiley-faced bit of summer silliness

My friend says there are two kinds of people in the world: Those who can’t wait for another “Mamma Mia” movie and those who can. I’m pretty firmly in the latter camp, but that doesn’t mean “Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again” poses a parti.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 27th, 2018

Facial recognition helps mom and dad see kids' camp photos, raises privacy concerns for some

More than 100 summer camps have added a high-tech solution feature are using facial recognition technology to help parents catch a glimpse of their kids when they’re away a.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 17th, 2018

Deal or No Deal: The Shadow Over Sun Valley

Media companies hoping their content-making expertise would be in demand from tech magnates at the annual conference Sun Valley were likely to leave disappointed......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 13th, 2018

Millionaires, billionaires, and tech titans are swarming to Sun Valley, Idaho — here"s a look at who"s attending Allen & Co."s annual mogul fest

Drew Angerer/Getty Image.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 11th, 2018

The CEO of Silicon Valley"s biggest charitable foundation has resigned over allegations of a "toxic" culture

YouTube/Saïd Business School, University of Oxford Silicon Valley's billionaires and big tech corporations love to don.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 27th, 2018

Mark Zuckerberg, Elon Musk and the Feud Over Killer Robots

As the tech moguls disagree over the risks presented by something that doesn’t exist yet, all of Silicon Valley is learning about unintended consequences of A.I......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 9th, 2018

June"s big ticket events in Silicon Valley: Apple conference, paddleboard race, and unique cars

Summer is here, and with it, some hot events in Silicon Valley for tech heads, surfers and car lovers. Silicon Val.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 8th, 2018

It"s election day in California: Meet the 9 tech millionaires and billionaires who are quietly steering San Francisco city politics (CRM)

Melia Robinson/Business Insider On a foggy day in San Francisco in May, politicians and tech moguls gathered outside Salesforce Tower, the t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 5th, 2018

Meet the 9 tech millionaires and billionaires who are quietly steering San Francisco city politics (CRM)

Melia Robinson/Business Insider On a foggy day in San Francisco last week, politicians and tech moguls gathered outside Salesforce Tower, t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 3rd, 2018

Tesla CEO rails against "holier-than-thou hypocrisy" of media, promises ratings site for journalists

Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s Twitter rant stretched into a second day on Wednesday, as (arguably) the busiest executive in Silicon Valley somehow found time to send 54 tweets in the past 24 hours alone — mostly railing against what he described as ina.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 24th, 2018

Tesla CEO rails against media, promises ratings site for journalists

Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s Twitter rant stretched into a second day on Wednesday, as (arguably) the busiest executive in Silicon Valley somehow found time to send 54 tweets in the past 24 hours alone — mostly railing against what he described as ina.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 24th, 2018

This CEO Faced a Social Media Disaster. His Rapid Response Was Brilliant (and Might Have Saved His Company)

He had just hours to react--and he did, decisively and compassionately......»»

Category: topSource: incMay 2nd, 2018