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A street at Google's headquarters in Mountain View, California.

Amazon won a major battle in Seattle, but a Big Tech ‘head tax’ could still happen for Google, Twitter, and Apple

This week, the Seattle City Council repealed a $275 per-employee tax for larger companies amid pressure from Amazon. Mountain View, San Francisco, and Cupertino, California — the homes of Google, Twitter, and Apple — are considering similar head taxes.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk has attracted controversy for his conduct on Twitter.

Elon Musk says he sees Twitter as a ‘meme war land’ — and it could create a big problem for Tesla

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is more active, and candid, on Twitter than the average Fortune 500 CEO. But he's become increasingly combative on the platform, responding to criticism in a tone that has alarmed some investors.

Reporters on Air Force One get Trump’s tweets handed to them on paper because there’s no WiFi

With no internet in the press cabin of Air Force One, journalists are handed tweets from President Donald Trump on paper, a White House reporter has revealed. On the flight home from Helsinki, on Monday Trump tweeted a message that backtracked on his comments questioning US intelligence agencies.

Elon Musk says he’s going to try to stop attacking people on Twitter that criticize him first

Tesla CEO Elon Musk said he will try to be less combative on Twitter in an interview with Bloomberg. Musk said he had believed he could "attack" people who addressed negative tweets toward him, but said he should probably decline to respond to negative tweets more often.

People are donating money to Kylie Jenner to help her become the world’s youngest billionaire

When Forbes reported that Kylie Jenner, 20, was just $100 million shy of becoming the world's youngest self-made billionaire, some fans decided to create a GoFundMe page to help her get there quicker.

Katy Perry and Obama lost more than 2 million followers overnight thanks to a new Twitter rule

A recent Twitter crackdown on fake accounts meant that users with huge followings lost millions of followers overnight. Katy Perry, Justin Bieber and Barack Obama each lost over two million followers overnight. Donald Trump appears to have escaped the cull relatively unscathed.

The woman in the #PlaneBae saga breaks her silence — she says she’s been ‘shamed, insulted, and harassed’ since the story went...

The woman in the #PlaneBae saga has broken her silence, saying the social-media phenomenon has had some serious real-world consequences.

Twitter’s CEO lost 200,000 followers in a purge of accounts taken over by bots or spammers

Twitter is removing inactive accounts that may have been taken over by spammers and bots. This means a lot of people could lose followers. Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey said he lost 200,000 followers.

Celebrities are probably about to see a big dip in their Twitter followers — here’s why

Twitter announced on Wednesday that it would be removing "locked" accounts from people's follower counts. It said most people would notice a decrease of about four followers, while bigger accounts could see "a more significant drop."
Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi arriving in Sun Valley.

Millionaires, billionaires, and tech titans are swarming to Sun Valley, Idaho — here’s a look at who’s attending Allen & Co....

The annual Allen & Company Conference is an opportunity for executives, founders, moguls, and investors to talk business and the economy, and to relax and unwind in Sun Valley, Idaho. Here's a look at who's attending this year.