Tech Startup Financing Hits Records as Giant Funds Dwarf Venture Capitalists

Big money-management firms expanded their dominance in Silicon Valley last quarter, crowding out venture capitalists in…

Square Agrees to Acquire Afterpay for $29 Billion in All-Stock Deal

SYDNEY— Square Inc. has agreed to acquire Afterpay Ltd. in an all-stock deal worth around $29…

A ‘safe space for racists’: antisemitism report criticises social media giants | Social media

There has been a serious and systemic failure to tackle antisemitism across the five biggest social…

Boeing Space Flight Postponed After Mishap at Space Station

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration and Boeing Co. postponed the launch of the company’s Starliner…

Looking for Love Post-Lockdown? Niche Dating Apps Are the Next Big Thing

AFTER A LONG and lonely lockdown, Theresa Causa was ready for love. To find it, the…

Amazon Hit With Record EU Privacy Fine

Amazon.com Inc. has been fined 746 million euros, equivalent to $887 million, by a European Union…

Tesla Battery Catches Fire at Utility Storage Project in Australia

SYDNEY—A Tesla Inc. battery pack caught fire at one of Australia’s largest utility-scale electricity storage projects…

Let It Go? Disney Princess Culture Isn’t Toxic, Study Finds

Many parents find themselves in the middle of the Great Princess Debate at some point. For…

Robinhood Sold IPO Shares to More Than 300,000 of Its Customers

Hundreds of thousands of Robinhood Markets Inc.’s customers bought shares in the trading app’s rocky initial…

Samsung Takes Intel’s Chip-Seller Crown, but Bigger Showdown Looms

Intel Corp. aspires to chip-technology supremacy within four years. But for now, it has fallen from…