Digital Wallet Coinbase Raises $25M
It's Still Early for Smart Watches
France Snubs Google Culture Launch
Is Congress All-In on Net Gambling?
GM Names Mary Barra as CEO
At 617,000 users and counting, Coinbase, an international digital wallet, is turning the heads of investors. Coinbase has added 400,000 users since Aug. 1 and attracted $25 million in series B funding.
What does it say that so many people are truly fascinated by smart watches, even as they're disappointed that the high-tech timepieces aren't quite as smart as they'd like them to be?
Google is having trouble getting it right in France. France's culture minister snubbed the launch of Google's latest project, the Paris-based Cultural Institute Lab, over a row about privacy.
Organizations and advocates on all sides of the online gambling debate are cheering a Congressional hearing on the state of online gambling, as Congress considers its role as Internet gambling spreads.
General Motors picked Mary Barra, its product development chief and a 33-year company veteran, as its next CEO. Barra will become the first female head of a major U.S. car company.