THEY seem an odd couple: J D Vance, author of Hillbilly Elegy, his best-selling memoir of growing up in the post-industrial Midwest and his journey of escape; and Steve Case, the billionaire co-...

A PROPOSAL by the US Senate to change the way that shares in startup companies are taxed incited panic and dread in Silicon Valley on Monday, with startup founders and investors warning of nothing...

SILICON Valley's startups have always had a recruiting advantage over the industry's giants: Take a chance on us and we'll give you an ownership stake that could make you rich if the...

THE Ascott Limited (Ascott) on Thursday said it would acquire and refurbish The Domain Hotel, a freehold hotel in Silicon Valley, California, for a sum of S$81.5 million.

PAVEL Cherkashin, a Russian investor based in San Francisco, thought he had the perfect name for a Catholic church that he is spending US$11.5 million converting into a tech palace. It would be...

FOR nearly two decades, venture capitalists in Silicon Valley have been losing interest in the technology that gave the area its name. One startup is convincing them to take another look at silicon.

AT Upload, the parties never seemed to stop. The startup began by hosting impromptu gatherings to promote virtual reality (VR) as the next big thing. It quickly became an entertainment and news hub...

FLUSH with venture capital funding from the likes of Alibaba and Google, Magic Leap Inc founder Rony Abovitz is attempting to marry the real world with the imaginary. Don a pair of his mixed-reality...

SILICON Valley prides itself on "thinking different", so maybe it makes sense that just as industries have begun paying more attention to work-life balance, the Valley is doing the opposite...

WHAT happens in the San Francisco Bay every Thursday night does not look real or even possible, and it certainly does not look safe.