Fourth-quarter acquisitions and a smattering of IPOs throughout 2009 reflect rising confidence that bodes well for 2010, according to Dow Jones VentureSource.
New data suggests that venture-backed start-ups have good prospects to being acquired or filing for an IPO at high valuations in 2010.
As the public markets close to startup exits, we may be facing a crisis in the US technology economy.
In a sign of the market malaise, not a single U.S. venture-backed company launched an IPO in the second quarter, according to a recently released venture capital report.
The ride-hailing service acquires deCarta to amp up its carpooling feature and the way it figures out passengers' ETAs.
The democratic presidential candidate vows to "crack down" on companies that misclassify employees as independent contractors.
The ride-hailing company comes under scrutiny of regulators for allegedly failing to provide the state with mandatory data on the number of rides it gives.
San Francisco's board of supervisors votes to amend the bill passed last October legalizing short-term accommodation rentals.
The home-sharing site learns the hard way that it can't assume San Francisco supervisors won't change their minds -- even after they passed a law legalizing short-term rentals.
Cabbies hold a protest at the ride-hailing company's San Francisco headquarters in hopes of catching the attention of the US Conference of Mayors.