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5 Questions These VCs Think Founders Should Ask
When founders are actively fundraising, investors are usually the ones asking dozens—if not hundreds—of questions. But it’s not just founders who are selling themselves; venture capitalists, too, need to make a case for why an entrepreneur should trust them or give them a cut of their business. To ensure their relationship with investors is a partnership, it’s important that founders
3 Reasons To Buy Iqiyi – The 'Netflix Of China' – According To Jefferies
Streaming video provider Iqiyi Inc (NASDAQ: IQ), dubbed by some as being the "Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) of China," offers investors a potential upside of nearly 30 percent, according to Jefferies. The Analyst Jefferies' Karen Chan initiated coverage of Iqiyi with a Buy rating and $33 price target. The Thesis The bullish case for Iqiyi is based on three factors,
Report: Google Hid Massive Data Exposure Because it Worried About Regulatory, Reputational Damage
A software glitch exposed the private data of hundreds of thousands of users on Google+ for about three years, but parent company Alphabet chose not to disclose the problem because it feared regulatory blowback and damage to its reputation, the Wall Street Journal reports. In response to the glitch, Alphabet is effectively shuttering Google+, which tried - but failed -
Is Mark Zuckerberg Still the Right Man to Lead Facebook?
When Tesla's shares rallied on Monday after the company settled the lawsuit filed by the Securities and Exchange Commission over Elon Musk's really dumb tweet, there was one big reason for the rally: As part of the settlement Musk was forced to step down as chairman for at least three years, but - more importantly - the S.E.C. is allowing
AMD Vs. Intel: Where Do the Stocks Go From Here?
Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC) has outperformed Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMD) by nearly 30 percent since Sept. 12 on reports that Intel’s 10nm chip delays might not be as bad as feared, but one Wall Street analyst says AMD is still the stock to buy at this point. The Analyst Bank of America analyst Vivek Arya reiterated his Buy
Report: China Hacked Amazon, Apple and Other U.S. Companies By Implanting Stealth Microchips in Servers
In a blockbuster report published on Thursday, Bloomberg Businessweek details a complex attack on about 30 American companies - including Amazon and Apple - by manufacturing subcontractors in China who allegedly inserted small microchips - "not much bigger than a grain of rice" - on the motherboard of servers used for compressing videos in a multitude of devices. According to
Kanye West Literally Jumps to Elon Musk's Defense
If we were to describe a famous person as a successful, wealthy, megalomaniac who has a propensity to stick his foot in his mouth and ISN'T Donald Trump, who would you guess we're talking about: Elon Musk or Kanye West? If you answered both you are correct. It therefore makes perfect sense that if a famous person were to come
Ex-Google Employee Sends U.S. Lawmakers Scathing Letter About Company's Plans to Build Censored Search Engine in China
A former Google employee, who quit the company partly in protest of a secret plan to build  a censored version of its search engine in China, sent a scathing letter to U.S. lawmakers urging them to question Google's leadership about its operations - especially when it comes to oversight, transparency and data privacy protection. Dr. Jack Poulson, who worked as
How to Find Out Why You Didn’t Get the Job
The interview went well and you felt like you had great connection with the hiring manager. When you get an email saying thanks for your interest but they’ve hired someone else, it can leave you scratching your head and asking, “Why?” “Don’t let the communication end at this point; continue the candidate experience and learn why you were not selected,
What's Next For Facebook and Zuckerberg?
Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) shares continue to trade within striking distance of their 52-week low of $149.02 after a new data breach involving 50 million users was disclosed. This has some investors questioning what's next for the stock — and even the future of CEO Mark Zuckerberg amid some calls for him to resign. Board Member: 'Drive And Leadership' Dr.