Security expert Lisa Dolev discusses taking humans “out of the loop” in airport security.
A team including Silicon Valley firefighters dream up a carpooling app in their spare time – then Google steps in.
The Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence gets $100m from a Russian billionaire. Astronomer Seth Shostak.
Professional contrarian Andrew Keen is not so sure this “Internet thing” is a good idea.
Six months after the Sony attack, businesses still seem woefully vulnerable to hackers. Elastica CEO Rehan Jalil.
Leena Rao debriefs us on the PayPal founder’s latest venture.
Federal courts strike down the FCC’s Open Internet rules. Lawyer & author Larry Downes (“Big Bang Disruption”) weighs in.
Seagate president Rocky Pimentel on the cloud, solid state drives and the future of storage.
A Silicon Valley entrepreneur - deeply affected by gun violence - turns to crowdfunding to get weapons off the streets.
AJ Forsythe says Americans can wait longer than 12 months between new phones. He founded an iPhone fix-it empire in his college dorm room.
American families demand huge amounts of data in their homes. Ikanos CEO Omid Tahernia builds the chips to help providers keep up.
Secondhand fashion is one of the Internet's fastest growing spaces and Leah Park leads the way.
Yelp provides health scores next to restaurant reviews. Accela makes that possible. CEO Maury Blackman.
Lightspeed’s John Vrionis hands out money to young entrepreneurs, with no strings attached.
CEO Sam Shank tries to shake up the travel industry one more time.
Mike McNamara runs the second-largest electronics manufacturer in the world but his poker face needs work. A discussion on the future of manufacturing in America.
McNamara on competitor Foxconn, NSA spying and robots.
A self-made billionaire, Robert Pera recently bought the Memphis Grizzlies.
BlackBerry VP Alec Saunders has to convince app developers to write for the newest version of BlackBerry.
Rocket Lawyer founder Charley Moore revolutionizes the legal profession. Plus Scott McGrew tears up his will.
Business author Ekaterina Walter (“Think Like Zuck”) explains why teachers make good flight attendants.
Could robots and automation replace nearly all jobs? MIT's Andrew McAfee on why China and India may have the most to lose.
TaskRabbit's CEO adapts to an improving economy. A conversation with reporters from Bloomberg News and TechCrunch.
Ask.com CEO Doug Leeds ponders the future of search. Can real answers from real people offer more?
The helium crisis and loss of a key sponsor grounds America's only zeppelin.
BMC Software creates iPad app MyIT, making fixing your email as easy as ordering lunch.
Most children's apps violate privacy. Details from Lookout CTO Kevin Mahaffey.
The Economist's Martin Giles compares high tech to the popular HBO show.
Marvell Semiconductor founder Weili Dai on the sea change in the chip industry.
Co-founder Nate Blecharczyk balances disruption with following the law.
"We First" author Simon Mainwaring says all companies should have a social mission.
Charles Schwab VP Colleen O'Brien on Wall Street's image problem
An airline and a car insurance company have a very hard week on Twitter.
TechCrunch's Leena Rao and Eric Savitz of Forbes discuss Square and Starbucks.