Daily Archives: October 26, 2018

Research fund clarifies timing of Phil Knight donations

The Fanconi Anemia Research Fund on Friday provided additional information about the timing of Nike co-founder Phil Knight's donations to the organization, saying he wrote the organization a check in 2000, contradicting one of the key claims in a new b...

By | 2018-10-26T22:57:36+00:00 October 26th, 2018|Sports|

Four Elemental Excelerator portfolio companies get follow on funding

Several of Honolulu-based Elemental Excelerator's portfolio companies received investments this week, including Carbon Lighthouse, Zero Mass Water, CarbonCure and FreeWire Technologies. On Tuesday, Carbon Lighthouse announced that it closed a $65 mill...

By | 2018-10-26T22:06:19+00:00 October 26th, 2018|Technology|

Photos: TwitchCon 2018 brings gamers and those who want to watch them to San Jose

Thousands of gamers — and those who like to watch them — took over the downtown San Jose McEnery Convention Center on Friday for the start of a three-day convention devoted to videogame streaming. The main user conference of Amazon.com-owned Twitch, T...

By | 2018-10-26T22:01:54+00:00 October 26th, 2018|Media|

From Amazon to Nike, October’s swoon has erased trillions from America’s biggest companies. Here’s who’s down the most in Oregon & S.W. Washington

October has been a rollercoaster ride for America's largest companies, with even the healthiest corporate titans racking up tens-of-billions in lost market value since the month began. A Business Journals analysis of the nation’s largest 3,000 public ...

By | 2018-10-26T22:00:08+00:00 October 26th, 2018|Budget and Tax|

Exclusive: U.S. Bank CEO Andy Cecere talks about recent layoffs, technology and the economy

Cecere said the bank will maintain a path similar to the one carved out by his predecessor, Richard Davis, but will increase its focus on technology in order to adjust to consumer demand.

By | 2018-10-26T21:59:38+00:00 October 26th, 2018|Economics|

Exclusive: Cisco internal shakeup intensifies under new customer services chief, with more changes to come

Cisco Systems is migrating several more units under its new Customer Experience unit as CEO Chuck Robbins transitions the networking giant to a software- and subscription-focused business model.

By | 2018-10-26T21:52:09+00:00 October 26th, 2018|Technology|

Superior Farms sending first lamb to Japan since mad cow ban

Sacramento-based Superior Farms has sent its first shipment of lamb to Japan in 15 years — since the Japanese government banned all red meat from the United States. Japan suspended imports of red meat from the U.S. in 2003 following an outbreak of mad...

By | 2018-10-26T21:45:57+00:00 October 26th, 2018|Budget and Tax|

From Amazon to Apple, October’s swoon has erased trillions from America’s biggest companies. Here’s who’s down the most

October has been a rollercoaster ride for America's largest companies, with even the healthiest corporate titans racking up tens-of-billions in lost market value since the month began. A Business Journals analysis of the nation’s largest 3,000 public ...

By | 2018-10-26T21:31:39+00:00 October 26th, 2018|Technology|

From Amazon to Apple, October’s swoon has erased trillions from America’s biggest companies. Here’s who’s down the most in Columbus

October has been a rollercoaster ride for America's largest companies, with even the healthiest corporate titans racking up tens-of-billions in lost market value since the month began. A Business Journals analysis of the nation’s largest 3,000 public ...

By | 2018-10-26T18:41:51+00:00 October 26th, 2018|Healthcare|