Facebook’s Sandberg 2014 Compensation Shrank Slightly
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Facebook’s Sandberg 2014 Compensation Shrank Slightly

Facebook Inc. Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg’s 2014 compensation shrank slightly to $15.5 million after she was awarded fewer restricted stock units.

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The Vintage Volkswagen Beetle Goes Electric
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The Vintage Volkswagen Beetle Goes Electric

Zelectric Motors CEO David Benardo is converting vintage mid-century Volkswagen Beetles to electric power, resulting in eco-friendly, energy-efficient classic cars.

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Rich, but Not Silicon Valley Rich
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Rich, but Not Silicon Valley Rich

Box’s two founders paid a steep price in return for venture-capital infusions the cloud software firm got on the way to an IPO.

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Starbucks Works on Cash Register Problem
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Starbucks Works on Cash Register Problem

Starbucks said late Friday it was working to put cash registers back in service in its company-operated stores after a broad outage in the U.S. and Canada.

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Hiding Your (Child’s) Age
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Hiding Your (Child’s) Age

Working parents who mix with young colleagues may hesitate to reveal they have teenagers.

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Why Do I Throw Out So Much Food?
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Why Do I Throw Out So Much Food?

Refrigerators want to come to the rescue with new technology to keep produce fresher longer.

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Robots Step Into New Planting, Harvesting Roles
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Robots Step Into New Planting, Harvesting Roles

Advances in technology are making it possible for robots to handle harvesting and other tasks in the fresh-produce industry.

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Amazon Needs More Cloud Cover
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Amazon Needs More Cloud Cover

Amazon’s AWS segment is faster-growing and more profitable than its retail business. But it needs to get much bigger to tip the profitability scales.

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Microsoft’s Results Top Expectations
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Microsoft’s Results Top Expectations

Microsoft’s quarterly financial results outdid its low expectations, giving CEO Satya Nadella breathing room to invest in new businesses without worrying about second guesses from investors.

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Former Trader Says Taped Conversations Show Lehman Owes Him Bonus
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Former Trader Says Taped Conversations Show Lehman Owes Him Bonus

A former Lehman Brothers star trader secretly recorded several conversations that he says prove Lehman owes him more than $83 million in bonuses for his work done mostly in 2008, even though he received a similar amount when Barclays bought Lehman.

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Petrobras: Still Working at the Car Wash
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Petrobras: Still Working at the Car Wash

The Brazilian oil major’s mammoth write off doesn’t address bigger challenges around its debt burden.

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Former Tech Guru No Longer Living in a Bubble
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Former Tech Guru No Longer Living in a Bubble

Lessons from the bursting of the tech-stock bubble in 2000 linger for investors when it comes to being mindful of valuations and the risks of chasing hot markets. Just ask fund manager Paul Meeks.

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Brazil’s Petrobras Writes Off $17 Billion
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Brazil’s Petrobras Writes Off $17 Billion

Petrobras finally put a price tag on the impact of a corruption scandal, writing off $2.1 billion due to alleged graft, in addition to a $14.8 billion asset-impairment charge.

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American Air CEO Pay No Longer Includes Salary
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American Air CEO Pay No Longer Includes Salary

American Airlines Group Inc. Chief Executive Doug Parker is adopting a new compensation plan that puts him in the small club of executives who don’t take salaries at all.

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Pentagon to Open Silicon Valley Office, Provide Venture Capital
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Pentagon to Open Silicon Valley Office, Provide Venture Capital

The Pentagon plans to open its first office in Silicon Valley and provide venture capital in an effort to tap commercial technology that can be used to develop more advanced weapons and intelligence systems.

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