Knight-Bagehot Fellow at Columbia Graduate School of Journalism, 2016-2017. Technology reporter for @WSJ (currently on leave)

Gamer Falls for SHIELD After We Dropped Him Out of a Plane

blogs.nvidia.com — We teamed up with a pair of legendary stuntmen to drop gamer Tim Schultz out of a twin-engine plane flying 15,000 feet over Georgia earlier this month.

Gaming on a Gig: Google Fiber and SHIELD serve up GeForce NOW with Dazzling Speed

blogs.nvidia.com — If you're consuming streaming media, we built the NVIDIA SHIELD Android TV box for you. But you want more than music, movies and apps; you want the Netflix of games, backed by powerful cloud-gaming supercomputers streaming AAA blockbuster titles straight to your TV. That's where GeForce NOW, our revolutionary new service, comes in.

Tegra X1 Brings 256-Core Maxwell-Powered Graphics and Gaming to Google’s New Pixel C

blogs.nvidia.com — Our GPUs power cutting-edge supercomputers, digital cockpits in a new generation of automobiles, incredible virtual reality experiences and our smart TV console. Now you can get our Maxwell GPU architecture - the world's most advanced - in Google's first Android device focused on productivity, the .

Yahoo Nears Investment in Snapchat

wsj.com — Internet Portal Part of Fundraising Talks That Value Messaging App at $10 Billion Yahoo Inc. plans to reinvest a small portion of the cash it made from an early bet on Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. in another fast-growing startup: Snapchat Inc. The Internet portal has committed to an investment in Snapchat at a $10 billion valuation,...

Online payments startup Stripe raises new funds at $5 billion valuation

marketwatch.com — Online-payments startup Stripe Inc. said it had raised new funding that values the five-year-old company at $5 billion from investors including Visa Inc. and venture-capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. Existing investors Sequoia Capital and American Express Co. also participated in the round, which a Stripe spokeswoman said raised less than $100 million.

Online Payments Startup Stripe Raises New Funds at $5 Billion Valuation

Payments startup Square files for IPO confidentially

marketwatch.com — Payments startup Square Inc. is aiming to end this year's drought in prominent initial public offerings for tech companies. The San Francisco maker of credit card-reading devices has filed to hold an IPO, a person familiar with the matter said.

Payments Startup Square Files Confidential IPO

wsj.com — Payments startup Square Inc. is aiming to end this year's drought in prominent initial public offerings for tech companies. The San Francisco maker of credit card-reading devices has filed to hold an IPO, a person familiar with the matter said.

Uber, in Deal, Averts Curb in New York

wsj.com — Uber Technologies Inc. struck a last-minute deal to avert a cap on new car-service vehicles in New York City Wednesday, a limitation the company claimed would stunt its growth in the country's biggest taxi market.

Yahoo loss narrows as revenue rises

marketwatch.com — Marissa Mayer is finally seeing some growth at Yahoo Inc.--but it is coming at a cost. The company on Tuesday reported its revenue, minus commissions paid to partners for Web traffic, edged higher in the second quarter, only the second time sales have grown in the past five periods.
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Jul 17, 2016

Saudi Arabia wants to do more tech deals. Is taking their money an endorsement of their repressive social policies?  http://www.wsj.com/articles/saudi-push-for-tech-deals-stirs-silicon-valley-debate-1468793930 

Jul 15, 2016

Last day as Yahoo reporter. Thanks @geoffreyfowler and team for this bizarrely appropriate used gumball machine https://t.co/Q2qTxLWAQE

Jul 14, 2016

RT @pkafka: This Silicon Valley anti-Trump letter is notably light on CEOs and other current execs of tech's biggest companies.  http://www.recode.net/2016/7/14/12188150/silicon-valley-hates-donald-trump 


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