Activision Blizzard president is leaving amid harassment lawsuit against the company

An employee holds a sign during a walkout at Activision Blizzard offices in Irvine, California, U.S.,…

Nasdaq-listed Chinese electric carmaker Li Auto to raise up to $1.93 billion from Hong Kong listing

A Li Xiang One hybrid SUV is on display during the 18th Guangzhou International Automobile Exhibition…

Tencent tanks 10% after Chinese media calls online gaming ‘opium’ as regulatory concerns mount

A logo of Tencent is seen during the World Internet Conference (WIC) in Wuzhen, Zhejiang province,…

Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com has gaming ambitions. This is its strategy

JD.com's booth at the China Joy gaming conference in Shanghai on July 30, 2021. The Chinese…

Facebook to require all U.S. on-campus employees to wear masks

Founder and CEO of Facebook Mark Zuckerberg speaks at the annual Munich Security Conference on February…

Bill Gates and Melinda French Gates are officially divorced following 27-year marriage

Bill and Melinda French GatesChris Ratcliffe | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesMicrosoft Co-Founder Bill Gates and Melinda…

Google will abandon Qualcomm and build its own smartphone processors this year

Google Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro phonesGoogleGoogle announced Monday it will build its own smartphone…

Amazon launches smart soap dispenser with timer to make sure you wash for 20 seconds

Amazon smart soap dispenserAmazonAmazon recently launched a smart soap dispenser that helps you make sure you're…

An electric jet start-up just signed a $1 billion deal with a commercial airliner

Lilium says its five-seater jets can travel up to 186 in one hour.LiliumLilium, a German start-up…

Square posts $45 million in bitcoin-related impairments in Q2

Jack Dorsey, co-founder and chief executive officer of Twitter Inc. and Square Inc., speaks during the…

Square to buy Australia’s Afterpay in $29 billion deal as ‘buy now, pay later’ trend takes off

Jack Dorsey, CEO of Twitter and co-founder & CEO of Square, speaks during the crypto-currency conference…

A huge movie studio is set to be built in the UK for the likes of Amazon and Netflix

Caleb McLaughlin as Lucas Sinclair, Finn Wolfhard as Mike Wheeler, Millie Bobby Brown as Eleven and…

Disney, WarnerMedia and NBCUniversal wrestle with balancing the value of cable networks and streaming services

USA's Sunisa Lee (gold) celebrate son the podium during the medal ceremony of the artistic gymnastics…

Chinese augmented reality glasses maker Nreal looks to go public within 5 years, CEO says

SHANGHAI — Nreal, a Chinese company making glasses for so-called augmented reality experiences, is looking to…

Amazon delivery companies routinely tell drivers to bypass safety inspections

Amazon drivers begin their delivery routes as workers at an Amazon warehouse in Staten Island, New…

SoftBank-backed Gopuff snags another mega investment, boosting valuation to $15 billion

Delivery start-up Gopuff announced Friday that it has raised a $1 billion Series H round that…

Big Tech dodged impact of Apple’s privacy changes in ‘red hot’ digital ad market… for now

The logos of Google, Apple, Facebook, Amazon and Microsoft displayed on a mobile phone and a…

Pinterest on track for its worst day ever after company reveals decline in users

Pinterest is on track for its worst day ever, with shares down almost 19% Friday after…

Amazon on pace for worst day since March 2020 after earnings disappoint

Amazon CEO Andy JassyF. Carter Smith | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesShares of Amazon dipped more than…

Amazon hit with $887 million fine by EU privacy watchdog

The Amazon logo displayed on a smartphone and a PC screen.Pavlo Gonchar | LightRocket via Getty…

‘League of Legends’ maker Riot Games to ‘double down’ in China as gaming growth continues

SHANGHAI — Riot Games, the maker of the popular "League of Legends" game, will "double down…

Ex-eBay employee gets 18 months for cyberstalking Natick couple

Crime Philip Cooke pleaded guilty in October to conspiracy to commit cyberstalking and conspiracy to tamper…

Amazon’s ads business posts 87% growth

The Amazon app displayed on a mobile phone.Edward Smith | Getty ImagesAmazon's ads growth just keeps…

Amazon posts third $100 billion quarter in a row, but still misses expectations

Amazon shares fell more than 5% in extended trading on Thursday after the company reported its…

Pinterest lost users in Q2, and the stock is plunging

Ben Silbermann, co-founder, chairman and CEO of Pinterest, speaks in front of the company's logo at…

Amazon cloud revenue growth accelerates to 37% in Q2

Andy Jassy, CEO of Amazon Web Services, speaks at the 2019 CERAWeek by IHS Markit conference…

At Nikola briefing, SEC official declines to weigh in on Elon Musk’s use of Twitter

SpaceX founder and Tesla CEO Elon Musk looks on as he visits the construction site of…

Robinhood drops 10% in stock trading app’s Nasdaq debut

Baiju Bhatt and Vlad Tenev attend Robinhood Markets IPO Listing Day on July 29, 2021 in…

Here’s how Zuckerberg thinks Facebook will profit by building a ‘metaverse’

Mark Zuckerberg wearing the Oculus virtual reality headset.Glenn Chapman | Getty ImagesIt's either the next evolution…

MacKenzie Scott and Melinda French Gates donate $40 million to gender equality projects

Combination showing Melinda French Gates (L) and Mackenzie Scott.Getty ImagesMacKenzie Scott and Melinda French Gates partnered…

Robinhood CEO on the meme stock craze: ‘I think it’s a real thing’

Robinhood CEO and co-founder Vlad Tenev on Thursday defended retail clients who invest in so-called meme…

Huawei launches new smartphones without 5G as U.S. sanctions, chip shortage bite

Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei's consumer business group, unveils the Chinese tech giant's new P50 smartphone…

Didi denies report that it could go private after it sends the stock soaring

Chinese ride-hailing company Didi denied a Wall Street Journal report saying it could go private to…

The global chip shortage is starting to hit the smartphone industry

A store window in Dublin, Ireland, with iPhones and Samsung Galaxy handsets on display.Artur Widak |…

Comcast beats earnings expectations, gains record internet customers for quarter

Comcast reported second-quarter earnings Thursday morning that beat analyst expectations on the top and bottom lines.…

Consortium prepares bid to buy the UK’s biggest chip plant back off Chinese-owned Nexperia

SOPA Images | LightRocket | Getty ImagesLONDON – A consortium is raising money from banks and…

Billionaire investor Chamath Palihapitiya backs UK insurance start-up as it pivots from drones to cars

Venture capitalist Chamath Palihapitiya.Mark Kauzlarich/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesLONDON — On June 3, one of London's hottest…

Twitter closes San Francisco, New York offices as Covid cases surge

Pedestrians use mobile phones while walking past Twitter Inc. headquarters in San Francisco, California, U.S.Bloomberg |…

Robinhood valued at $32 billion after selling shares in IPO at $38 per share, source says

Robinhood, whose stock trading app has surged in popularity among retail investors, sold shares in its…

Facebook requiring U.S. employees to be vaccinated to return to work

An employee of the Internet company Facebook walks through the courtyard of the company campus in…

Facebook set to report its Q2 earnings

CEO of Facebook Mark Zuckerberg walks to lunch following a session at the Allen & Company…

The owner of this tiny $875 rig mines bitcoin using free electricity at Starbucks

Idan Abada is on a mission to democratize bitcoin mining. As far as he's concerned, minting…

Google postpones return-to-work until October, will require vaccinations

A person wears a face mask outside Google's offices in Chelsea as the city continues Phase…

Language-learning app Duolingo pops 35% in public debut on the Nasdaq

Shares of language-learning company Duolingo opened more than 35% higher at $141.40 apiece in its market…

This $875 crypto mining rig went viral on TikTok, but it’s not very lucrative

Idan Abada is on a mission to democratize bitcoin mining. As far as he's concerned, minting…

YouTube is a proven juggernaut that rivals Netflix in the streaming wars

Susan Wojcicki, chief executive officer of YouTube Inc., introduces the company's new television subscription service.Patrick T.…

Spotify stock dips after reporting weak total monthly user growth

Daniel Ek, chief executive officer and co-founder of Spotify AB, stands for a photograph after a…

State AGs plan to fight court dismissal of their antitrust claims against Facebook

New York State Attorney General, Letitia James, speaks during a news conference, to announce criminal justice…

Robinhood starts trading Thursday. Here’s everything investors need to know

Avishek Das | LightRocket | Getty ImagesRobinhood is slated to hit the public markets Thursday in…

Activision Blizzard CEO calls for investigation amid discrimination suit and employee walkout

Robert 'Bobby' Kotick, chief executive officer of Activision BlizzardDavid Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesActivision…