Mike Krieger is one of the cofounders of Instagram, the popular photo-sharing app that Facebook bought for $1 billion in 2012. But because of a flaw in US immigration law, Krieger might have left Instagram before it even developed its first product in 2010.
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During the weeks leading up to Mark Zuckerberg's decision to buy Oculus for $2 billion, he received a concerning message from then-Oculus CEO Brendan Iribe.
Google was also interested in buying the VR startup.
For the last 13 years, Alexandre Lebrun has been teaching machines to understand humans. As humans, we think machines understand us. We type in a search term into Google or the name of a city into the weather app, and the information is displayed before us. But, we're not really using what is considered "natural language."
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rio de Janeiro will not make good on its Olympic pledge of slashing the flow of raw sewage and garbage into the Guanabara Bay, where the 2016 games' sailing and wind surfing competitions are to be held, the state's top environmental official acknowledged Friday.
It could be months before the SEC formally regulates crowd funding, one of the JOBS Act’s most exciting provisions, but some enterprising startups aren’t waiting for a green light from Washington to tap the crowd for capital.
While JOBS has won widespread support with its streamlined IPO provisions, some of the law’s key benefits, including the ability to crowd fund as much as $1 million in seed capital, still have to go through the Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) lengthy rule-making process.