1971 Results for



'Godmother' of cannabis meets her tech-happy children at SF pot summit

The inaugural New West Summit -- devoted to the marriage of pot, tech, business and media -- serves as the site for a kind of passing of the torch. Or should we say a passing of the pipe?

By November 22, 2015


SXSW owns up to 'mistake,' schedules harassment summit

The popular interactive festival will hold an all-day summit after suffering a backlash for canceling two sessions on the harassment of women in the video gaming culture.

By October 30, 2015


Belgian privacy watchdog sues Facebook ahead of summit

The chairman of the Belgian Privacy Commission, William Debeuckelaere, says Facebook's behavior "cannot be tolerated."

By June 15, 2015


White House seeks support of tech CEOs with Cybersecurity Summit

President Obama heads to Stanford University to meet with Apple CEO Tim Cook and other business and academic leaders in an effort to tackle cyberthreats.

By February 12, 2015


Apple's Cook to address White House cyber summit, report says

A cybersecurity summit on Friday at Stanford will outline how President Obama aims to get the US government and technology companies collaborating on issues of national security.

By February 10, 2015


Obama to hit on cybersecurity at upcoming summit

The president plans to visit the San Francisco Bay Area to meet with leaders in cybersecurity and discuss how to best move forward in preventing hacks and cyberattacks.

By February 6, 2015


Microsoft's female workforce shrank 2 percent last year

The company's diversity efforts suffer a setback due to cuts at overseas factories where a high percentage of women held jobs.

By November 23, 2015


China limits drone usage in populated areas

The Chinese government will soon launch new regulations that will ban drones being used to deliver goods to densely populated cities and towns.

By December 1, 2015


'Star Wars' robots old and new meet in cell phone ad (where else?)

Technically Incorrect: C-3PO and R2-D2 bump into the new BB-8. Because hype. In this case, UK hype.

By November 22, 2015


​Startup bets its wheeled robots, not airborne drones, will deliver your groceries

Two Skype co-founders form a new company, Starship Technologies, to try to lower the cost of package delivery with six-wheeled robots.

By November 2, 2015