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Elon Musk's vision is not for the faint of heart

Leave it to Elon Musk to make a company's stock jump nearly 5 percent a day after reporting widening losses - all in the middle of a market selloff.

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Uber agrees to settle safety lawsuits for $28.5 million

SAN FRANCISCO Uber has agreed to pay $28.5 million to settle litigation brought by customers who alleged the ride hailing service misrepresented the quality of its safety practices and the fees it charged passengers, the company said on Thursday.

Tweetwars: the social challenge in Twitter 'capital', Indonesia

Indonesia has long been the Twitter capital of the world, but rival apps and rancorous political debate are driving users away, illustrating the challenges the microblogging service faces even in markets once considered strongholds.

Twitter 11 Feb 2016

FireEye warns of slowing growth in cyber security spending

FireEye Inc forecast a bigger-than-expected loss for the first quarter and said it expected growth in cyber security spending to slow this year.

Cybersecurity 11 Feb 2016

California insurance regulators probing Zenefits

SAN FRANCISCO Software company Zenefits is being investigated by the California Department of Insurance over questions about its business practices, the agency said Thursday.

Lyft settlement with drivers still in play as judge asks questions

SAN FRANCISCO A proposed settlement between Lyft and its drivers came under close scrutiny from the U.S. judge overseeing it on Thursday, an indication that the agreement that maintains drivers as independent contractors is still in play.