When it comes to tech power players in Los Angeles, few outside the industry can name someone other than Snapchat's Evan Spiegel or Nasty Gal's Sophia Amoruso. But the region is teeming with innovative new companies, venture capital dollars - a record $2 billion for the greater L.A. area last year...
LOS ANGELES — Some of Hollywood's biggest power players are diving into science non-fiction. Mashable presents your first look at Breakthrough, a six-part National Geographic Channel series about cutting-edge science that will change...Show More Summary
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Tim Cook and Eddy Cue where in Sun Valley, Idaho this week for Allen & Co’s annual gathering of the richest and most successful people in media and technology. The gathering includes multiple days of hobnobbing with fellow elites where … Read more ›
Roneil Rumberg, 22, is one of the youngest partners at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB), the iconic Silicon Valley VC firm founded in 1972. He joined the firm in April 2015, and now runs the Edge Fund, a seed-stage fund focused on emerging technologies like drones and virtual reality. Show More Summary
THE SADDEST THING ABOUT HILLARY’S EMAILS: Relax, you don’t have to pick just one, but emails reveal weak grasp of reality among global power players. We have the worst political class in American history, and most of the rest of the world isn’t doing so great either. And it is an embodiment of the Dunning […]
On a recent visit to Los Angeles, Jackie Chan joined a group of Hollywood power players for a dinner party at Will Smith’s house. As soon as the meal was over, Chan stood up, grabbed his half-consumed glass of water and dumped the rest onto a potted plant.
While ZTE may be trying to find a path to the high-end smartphone market in the U.S., it is already a powerful player here with its low to mid-tier offerings. Today ZTE is announcing two new additions for the U.S. with the ZTE Maven on AT&T and the ZTE Sonata 2 for Cricket Wireless. [...]
The odd, unconventional beauty of today’s most successful models is largely the result of the vision of one woman. Meet Ashley Brokaw, fashion’s most unlikely power player.
The actor and producer is the latest Hollywood power player to embrace a radical shift in film distribution.
As the Chicago Blackhawks and Tampa Bay Lightning face off on the ice -- We've stripped off the helmets to show the men behind the masks... Check out the squads' power players and vote for who you'd rather slapshot!
Indie film rainmaker Mark Duplass is, along with his brother Jay, considered one of “Hollywood’s most low-key power players” according to Rolling Stone magazine. And Mark is again bridging the gap between Hollywood hipness and his own brand of low-key by buying a low-slung, modern pad in the hot Silver [...]
A range of personality types can find massive success in Silicon Valley. There are power players like Uber cofounder and CEO Travis Kalanick known for being aggressive and outspoken, and those like Twitter cofounder and Medium founder and CEO Ev Williams known for working defensively and avoiding the spotlight. Show More Summary
LeBron James has an unprecedented amount of power within the Cleveland Cavaliers. The ways in which this power manifests itself on the court are obvious. Since the beginning of the season he has taken on play-calling responsibilities,...Show More Summary
US Attorney Preet Bharara has made a name for himself taking down both Wall Street power players and influential New York state politicians — and now, The Wall Street Journal reports, he's become the hottest speaker on the law school...Show More Summary
Washington D.C. is a fast moving place, and for those in the very top echelons of power, both time and security trump cost efficiency when it comes to transportation. The Department Of Defense has trio of helicopter squadrons ready to fly these VIPs around the region, and to safety should something catastrophic ever occur. Read more...
I'm beginning to think Jeb Bush is unserious about his bid for the White House. Maybe he's just rounding up the money so he can be a power player with the final choice, but whatever he's doing, he just isn't doing it very well. Your brother created ISIS,” the young woman told Jeb Bush. Show More Summary
At the onset of Season 4, the newest power player in King’s Landing was Oberyn Martell, a formidable warrior and passionate lover who set up shop in a brothel. One season later, Oberyn is dead, and his replacement as the thorn in the Lannisters’ side seems almost calculated to be his exact opposite. Show More Summary
The pressure isn't letting up on the SF political power player accused of possession of child porn. [ more › ]