The viral content site plans to expand its international and video reach. Chris Dixon, general partner at the Silicon Valley venture capital firm, joins as part of the deal.
Investment is the first VC infusion in the enterprise management startup since its founding in 2007.
When Google unveiled its smart and controversial eyewear three years ago, some early tech adopters tried to do their part by eagerly pushing for Glass acceptance. The world pushed back.
Yes, Google is spinning off the troubled social network's popular photo features. But that doesn't mean Google+ is going bye-bye, says its product VP.
Soon you'll don a high-tech headset as easily as you reach for your controller. Watch for blockbuster launches in the year ahead that pave the way to the brave new virtual world. Facebook and Valve lead the charge.
Bus company that shuttles commuters around San Francisco temporarily halts service after getting a state cease-and-desist order related to its permits.
The man behind Apple Store's success unwraps a site for buying high-end gadgets that includes house calls. His goal: "Reinvent the way people buy and enjoy technology."
The search giant is trying to cash in on the success of online bulletin board site and rival Pinterest, which is valued at $11 billion.
Jitney-like shuttle startups, such as Leap and Chariot, have been criticized as being elite services that compete with mass transit, but urban planners don't quite see it that way.
Google's social network gets a new leader in Brad Horowitz, and likely will see the Hangouts communication service stand alone, too.