Business

  1. App-Controlled Lightbulbs Enter the ‘Shark Tank’: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Corey Egan and Swapnil Bora are the young entrepreneurs on April 18th’s episode of Shark Tank. The former classmates will debut “the world’s smartest light.”

    April 18, 2014
  2. Titan Aerospace: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Google is buying Titan Aerospace, which is something of a surprise to people who thought Facebook had the deal all locked up.

    April 14, 2014
  3. Elon Musk’s SpaceX: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    A SpaceX rocket has been cleared by NASA for a launch on April 14. Here’s what you need to know about SpaceX.

    April 14, 2014
  4. Rob Park & Ronan Ryan: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Rob Park & Ronan Ryan are both featured in “Flash Boys,” a book by Michael Lewis about high-frequency trading.

    April 7, 2014
  5. Brad Katsuyama of ‘Flash Boys’: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Brad Katsuyama is in the news after declaring that the stock market is “rigged.”

    April 7, 2014
  6. Bitcoin vs. Litecoin vs. Unobtanium vs. 42 Coin

    If you’re interested in making an investment in Bitcoin, or looking for a Bitcoin alternative, this comparison guide can help you make the right choice.

    April 4, 2014
  7. WATCH: High-Speed Trading, as Explained by Superman III

    Confused by high-speed trading? This clever video explains high-frequency trading using the plot of Superman III.

    April 4, 2014
  8. WATCH: High-Frequency Trading Explained in 60 Seconds

    High-speed trading, aka high-frequency trading, is a complicated concept. This video breaks it down in under 60 seconds.

    April 4, 2014
  9. High Speed Trading: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    High-speed trading isn’t new, but the practice has recently come under fire. Learn why so many experts are scared of high-speed trading.

    April 4, 2014
  10. Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich Resigns: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich has resigned his post. Eich’s resignation comes after Eich’s support of anti-gay political groups caused a media firestorm.

    April 3, 2014
  11. WATCH: Inside Bitcoins Conference Predicts ‘Bright Future’ for Virtual Currency

    Learn more about what Bitcoins are, how to use them, and what experts believe will happen to Bitcoin in the future.

    April 3, 2014
  12. Brendan Eich, Mozilla CEO: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Mozilla’s new CEO Brendan Eich is under fire for his anti-gay stance. Here’s what you need to know about this controversial tech figure.

    April 1, 2014
  13. Facebook Buys Oculus VR: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Facebook is buying Oculus VR, the company behind the Oculus Rift gaming headset. Here’s what you need to know.

    March 25, 2014
  14. Larry Page, Google CEO: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Larry Page is the CEO and co-founder of Google. Learn some surprising facts about this tech luminary.

    March 24, 2014
  15. Vicarious AI: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Vicarious is an AI company that counts Ashton Kutcher, Elon Musk, and Mark Zuckerberg among its investors.

    March 21, 2014