Walmart Is Launching a Tech Incubator in Silicon Valley - Fortune

FortuneWalmart Is Launching a Tech Incubator in Silicon ValleyFortuneTo do that, the discount retailer announced on Monday it was launching .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMar 20th, 2017

Walmart Is Launching a Tech Incubator in Silicon Valley

It'll operate independently to help Walmart figure out the future of retail. Walmart wants to drastically speed up its development of retail tech. To do that, the discount retailer announced on.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 20th, 2017

Walmart launches tech incubator to take on Amazon

Retail behemoth Walmart this week took the wraps off Store No. 8, a new technology incubator based in Silicon Valley. Store No. 8’s leaders say they plan to invent new products, invest in and incubate startups and partner with venture capitalists, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 22nd, 2017

How Advertising Could Be Roku’s Growth Engine

IPO filing reveals strategic shift. This article first appeared in Data Sheet, Fortune's daily newsletter on the top tech news. Sign up here. If you crave further confirmation that Silicon Valley is a magical place where magical thinking reigns.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 6th, 2017

Bulletproof Coffee turned buttered coffee into an empire — now it"s launching a bottled version of the high-fat drink

Bulletproof CoffeeButtered coffee is sweeping the nation, from the tech offices of Silicon Valley to the aisles of Whole Foods. On September 6,.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 6th, 2017

5 Corporate Skunkworks You Should Know About

How Fortune 500 companies get that entrepreneur magic. A robust startup ecosystem seems to be working for Silicon Valley, so why not the rest of us? Walmart (No. 1 on the 2017.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 15th, 2017

Accelerate Live! talk: Learning from Silicon Valley - Using SaaS to automate AEC, Sean Parham, Aditazz

    Straight from Silicon Valley, Sean Parham has spent nearly his entire career in the tech and telecom worlds, from Motorola to Cisco to launching his own startups. La.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkMay 24th, 2017

Elon Musk’s Neuralink: Silicon Valley Hubris or ‘The Matrix’ in Real Life?

Watch Fortune Tech Debate discuss Elon Musk's newest venture create a brain-machine interface. In today’s episode of Tech Debate, Fortune digital editor Andrew Nusca and tec.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 24th, 2017

60% of Fortune 1000 companies will be extinct within 10 years

Singularity University, based in NASA Campus in Silicon Valley is the world’s leading learning-cum-incubator university for innovation and technology set-up in collaboration with NASA, Stanford etc and w.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 21st, 2017

Y Combinator chief: Future of humanity is a "merge" with tech

Sam Altman, the president of Silicon Valley startup incubator Y Combinator, said in an on-stage interview on Monday that he sees the future of the human race as a "merge" with machines, not a conflict with them. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 28th, 2017

Walmart Launches "Store No. 8," a Startup Incubator in Silicon Valley

This is the retail giant's latest effort to beef up its e-commerce operations......»»

Category: topSource: incMar 21st, 2017

Wal-Mart announces retail tech incubator in Silicon Valley


Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 20th, 2017

Wal-Mart unveils "Store No. 8" tech incubator in Silicon Valley

(Bloomberg) -- Wal-Mart Stores Inc. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 20th, 2017

Will New York or Los Angeles Be the Next Big Tech Scene?

Fortune’s Andrew Nusca and Erin Griffith have a battle of the coasts. Which city will be the next Silicon Valley--New York or Los Angeles? In this week’s Tech Debate, Fortune digital editor And.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 9th, 2017

ACLU, Flush With $24M In Wake Of Trump Immigration Orders, Partners With Tech Incubator Y Combinator

The nearly 100-year old nonprofit organization will soon play the role of Silicon Valley startup. The ACLU's executive director, Anthony Ro.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesJan 31st, 2017

Walmart shoppers soon to have new payment option: TechFlash 7 things

1. In search of more space and a slower pace, tech executives are skipping Silicon Valley and seeking out new locales, according to The Wall Street Journal. And though not mentioned in that article, St. Louis is one of the cheapest alternatives. 2. Start.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 4th, 2016

Apple Diversity Chief Forced Out After Saying White Men Can Also Be "Diverse"

Silicon Valley's disdain for its mostly white, mostly male tech workforce has reached absurd new heights. The New York Post is reporting that, after just six months on the job, Apple Diversity Chief Denise Youn.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge2 hr. 23 min. ago

Former Uber board member and VC Bill Gurley says it’s time for Silicon Valley’s unicorns to ‘grow up’ and get profitable

Tech venture capitalist Bill Gurley thinks Silicon Valley 'unicorns' are growing up .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider10 hr. 38 min. ago

A new class of startup is upending America’s consumer-goods industry

Tommy John’s got the consumer coveredIN MANY ways, Tommy John, a startup based in Manhattan, resembles a tech company straight out of Silicon Valley. On its website the venture-backed firm touts its innovative materials .....»»

Category: topSource: economistNov 16th, 2017

The Midwest is Thriving as a Increasingly Active, Lower Cost Alternative to Silicon Valley

The Midwest is become a hot new hub for tech startups looking for more affordable talent and growth......»»

Category: topSource: incNov 16th, 2017

Tech Industry Celebrates Change in Tax Bill: DealBook Briefing

The Senate has removed a provision from its legislation that, Silicon Valley executives asserted, would impose steep costs on start-up employees......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytNov 15th, 2017