DataSift Inc., a startup that makes information from social sites easier to manipulate, wasn’t planning on raising money this year -- until Twitter Inc.’s initial public offering prompted a surge of investor interest.
Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne is set to name Keith Morgan, the interim head of the British Business Bank, as its permanent chief executive officer, a person familiar with the appointment said.
Apple Inc.’s stunning new Campus 2 in Cupertino, California, will be one of Steve Jobs’ lasting legacies when completed in 2015. For better or worse, he was thinking differently to the end, striving for geographic self- sufficiency even as many other high-technology enterprises across the country were starting to return to city life. Will this approach, and the complex that embodies it, renew Apple’s culture of excellence or retard it?
Paul English, the co-founder and chief technology officer of Kayak Software Corp., has raised almost $20 million for a Boston startup foundry called Blade, aiming to turn the city into a bigger rival to Silicon Valley.
Nov. 25 (Bloomberg) – British venture-capital investors in recent years have traded the leafy courtyards of Cambridge for the hipster coffee bars and converted warehouses of Shoreditch, a once-gritty East London neighborhood brimming with startups. Now, they’re dusting off their tweed blazers and train passes.