531 Results for



Quip's Bret Taylor wants to build a Microsoft Office for mobile era

"My success scenario for the company is to do for tablets and phones what Microsoft Office did for the PC," says the former Facebook CTO.

By Nov. 6, 2013


Ex-Facebook CTO Bret Taylor launches Quip word processor

His startup unveils what it calls a modern word processor that allows for collaborative document editing across myriad mobile and desktop devices.

By Jul. 30, 2013


Facebook CTO Bret Taylor leaving to start company

A sign of brain drain? The high-profile executive is leaving Facebook after three years.

By Jun. 15, 2012


Taylor Swift lets Twitter followers follow her in person

In a charming attempt to bring social networking into the real world, a selected number of the singer's followers are wandering around with her all week, as she launches her new album.

By Oct. 22, 2012


Australian AG scraps ISP data retention plans

The Australian government has said that it will not move forward with plans for a mandatory data retention scheme.

By Jun. 24, 2013


Facebook promotes Bret Taylor to CTO

Formerly serving as director of platform, Taylor had been on board for almost a year since Facebook bought his previous start-up, FriendFeed.

By Jun. 2, 2010


Elizabeth Taylor? There's already an iPad tribute app for her from The Daily

The late actress died only on Wednesday, but there is already an iPad tribute app on Apple's App Store, published by The Daily. What's more, it's available in the UK too.

By Mar. 25, 2011


Elizabeth Taylor is now performing on Twitter

Legendary actress is hospitalized, but this hasn't prevented her from tweeting a friend to help her smuggle her puppy past hospital security.

By May. 23, 2009


New Zealand to probe spying into MegaUpload

The prime minister calls for an investigation into claims that a government bureau intercepted communications in the MegaUpload case unlawfully.

By Sep. 24, 2012


Dave Taylor on CES and the most common tech questions

Most people ask Dave Taylor questions through his website AskDaveTaylor.com, but Larry Magid got to ask him some questions in person at the Showstoppers press event at CES.

By Jan. 10, 2010