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Astranis Founders John Gedmark and Ryan McLinko

A startup just got $13.5 million to prove small satellites — not Facebook’s drones or Google’s balloons — are the best bet for...

The Astranis MicroGEO satellite will be smaller, faster, and cheaper than its competitors — helping bring the whole world online.
Google Hangouts Chat on the PC web browser.

Google’s new chat assault on Microsoft and $5 billion startup Slack begins today

Google Hangouts Chat is a chat app for the workplace.
MixMax cofounders, left to right: Brad Vogel, Olof Mathé, and Chanpory Rith

A long commute inspired this former Google Gmail designer to start a profitable email startup with $13.6 million in funding

The commute from Google made him realize he wanted to do something more meaningful.
Allen Shim was CEO Stewart Butterfield's "right hand from the earliest day."

Slack gets its first-ever CFO in what could be a big step toward going public

Allen Shim, who joined the company as employee 20 in 2014, is being promoted from his current role.
Former Ripcord employee Perry Coneybeer took a year off from school to take her first full-time job in tech — but all was not as it seemed.

A 19-year-old who quit school to work at a $250 million startup says she was fired after complaining about ‘objectification, marginalization, an...

Ripcord, a robotics firm backed by Kleiner Perkins, GV (formerly Google Ventures), and Steve Wozniak, has a toxic work culture, a former female employee says.
CoreOS founder and CEO Alex Polvi

Red Hat explains its $250 million purchase of a hot Google-backed startup

Red Hat is betting on CoreOS to bring it more joy with Kubernetes.
Zapier cofounders Mike Knoop, Bryan Helmig, and Wade Foster.

The company that wanted to pay employees $10,000 to leave San Francisco is now a $35 million business

BI PRIME: Zapier now says it's a $35 million business. And a new report from the startup indicates that e-mail is here to stay for the foreseeable future.
Fog Creek Software CEO Anil Dash says his personal mission is to make tech more 'humane.'

A legendary software company is trying to make the tech industry more ethical with a new way to track and fix bugs

Fog Creek CEO Anil Dash explains how a better, more ethical tech industry begins with
Slack GM of Platform Brian Elliot

$5 billion Slack hires away a key Google shopping exec to reinforce a crucial weapon against Microsoft

Slack has hired away Brian Elliot, a key Google Express leader, to lead its app store efforts.

Gusto has hired former DocuSign CFO Mike Dinsdale and has an unusual plan to ‘train’ him

As part of an intensive exercise to teach new senior leaders about the company, the new CFO won't be allowed to hit the ground running.