Any documentary filmmaker would like to delve into the trial between Hulk Hogan and Gawker: a high-profile case filled with sex, betrayal, and outlandish courtroom testimony.
But director Brian.. Business Insider
The day Gawker officially shut down, crippled by a legal battle with Hulk Hogan and billionaire financier Peter Thiel, founder Nick Denton published the site’s final post. In an essay called “How.. The Verge
When online tabloid Gawker posted a sex tape of former professional wrestler Hulk Hogan, a high-stakes legal battle pitting privacy rights against the First Amendment ensued. The staggering settlement.. Source: AOL Build Live -
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*The divide between wealthy and working class has grown wider each year since the last financial crisis, but this disconnect is about much more than.. Zero Hedge
Elon Musk goes through life with a "go big or go home" type of attitude.
So in 1999, Musk decided to reward himself with a new car after selling his startup — Zip2 — for more than $300 million... Business Insider
President Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, and other members of the White House will meet with executives from the biggest tech companies on Monday to discuss modernizing the government.
And out of.. Business Insider
The fund-raising by San Francisco-based Reddit is the big Bay Area funding news at the start of the week but there are several other deals to report, as well. Here are the details: • Reddit, San.. bizjournals
Brian Knappenberger’s urgent new documentary “Nobody Speak: Trials of the Free Press” is the sort of movie that impacts your viewpoint long after it ends. Granted, it’s aimed primarily towards.. The Wrap
Reddit is looking for more funding, Bloomberg reports, and it's aiming for a $1.7 billion (£1.3 billion) valuation.
The website has previously raised money from investors including Marc.. Business Insider
Peter Thiel, the US technology investor and improbable supporter of President Donald Trump, has a knack of being controversial. “Competition is for losers,” he claims. Europe’s competition.. S.China Morning Post
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Bloomberg is reporting that Reddit was seeking to raise $150m in new funds, placing the company's valuation at a staggering $1.7b. This sounds.. Zero Hedge
The US government has filed a lawsuit asking to take ownership of 2.5 million shares of preferred Palantir stock that were allegedly caught up in Malaysia's massive 1MDB scandal.
On Thursday, the.. Business Insider
Netflix is dropping a thrilling new documentary, “Nobody Speak: Trials of the Free Press,” that explores the tumult journalists experience and the fight to preserve First Amendment rights in the.. Huffington Post
When Hulk Hogan's sex tape first surfaced online in 2012, it became instant fodder for late-night punchlines and tawdry internet gossip.
Five years and one very expensive lawsuit later, no one's.. Mashable
Getting tricky to be ethical. Is it OK to use Uber? You think you're getting a ride, but suddenly, you're watching video of how the CEO behaves.Is it OK to be on Facebook, if we enrich Peter Thiel, a.. New Zealand Herald
How much do you value sleep?
Not as much as Silicon Valley investors, apparently. The founder of the startup electronics company Hello, James Proud, quietly announced Monday that he's shutting down.. Mashable
In an announcement posted yesterday on Medium, Hello's founder James Proud said that his company would be shutting down. And Hello's product, the sleep monitor Sense, will be shutting down along with.. engadget Also reported by •TUAW
The man tasked with overseeing Gizmodo Media Group in the wake of the demise of Gawker.com says he never regularly read the site in the first place.
"I'm well past the demographic they were aiming.. Business Insider
Here at the Business Journals, we've placed the spotlight on entrepreneurs of all ages. There was Ocean Pleasant, the 19-year-old who launched a new app last year with backing from PayPal founder Peter.. bizjournals