Tag: Smartphone

  • One billion 3D views and counting

    Alice Lloyd George AD: Three months ago. AMLG: Congratulations. Maybe we can start with a bit your history, how you got into graphics, came over from France for Techstars and the origins of the company. AD: Initially wood sculpture, then for this piece it had to be clay because it was too big for wood […]

  • The formula behind San Franciscos startup success

    Joanna Glasner Not making money can be the ultimate competitive advantage, if you can afford it. Industry stalwarts lose money, too. Salesforce, with a market cap of $88 billion, has posted losses for the vast majority of its operating history. Square, valued at nearly $20 billion, has never been profitable on a GAAP basis. DocuSign, […]

  • China’s Love of Live-Streaming Makes Ex-Journalist a Billionaire

    Every night, millions of Chinese millennials swipe their smartphone screens and spend money to lavish virtual gifts on their favorite real-time entertainers. It has become a daily habit for 73 million users of live-streaming platform YY Inc. as they seek out everything from singing and dancing performances, makeup tutorials, trivia games and extreme sports. On […]

  • Trump to Nominate Simons to Lead FTC, White House Says

    President split over Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc.’s acquisition of about 2,000 Rite Aid Corp. stores, allowing the deal to proceed.