Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff seems to have had a big change of heart on Apple CEO Tim Cook, and thanked him publicly for his activism (CRM, AAPL)

In the wake of a newly-announced partnership between Apple and Salesforce, Salesforce founder and CEO Marc Benioff seems to have had a change of heart about Apple’s CEO Tim Cook. He publicly thanked Cook for his work on “gender equality” — after previously condemning him for not doing enough on that exact same issue. Benioff […]

There’s a history of clashes hidden behind the Instagram and Facebook success story that led to Monday’s bombshell breakup (FB)

Instagram’s cofounders, Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger, are quitting the Facebook-owned company. Sources tell Business Insider there have been “tensions” between the two companies. The two companies have very different ways of doing things. The Instagram cofounders’ Monday night bombshell, that they were resigning from Facebook, has all the telltale signs of a bad breakup. […]

A weird, cigar-shaped object flew through the solar system last year. Now astronomers may know where it came from.

In October 2017, astronomers detected a strange, cigar-shaped object passing through our solar system. The object, called ‘Oumuamua, is a comet from another star system. A team of astronomers compared the path of ‘Oumuamua through space to the motions of millions of stars to figure out where it came from. The team found four possible […]

Some of the last interviews Instagram founder Kevin Systrom gave before leaving Facebook might hint at what his concerns were

In a September 5th interview with Reid Hoffman on the Masters of Scale podcast, Instagram cofounder and then CEO Kevin Systrom spoke about his vision for the company — and it might have hinted at the reasons behind his recent departure. Facebook’s recent handling of Instagram is rumored to have been a headache for Systrom […]