Someone is attacking Google and Apple’s shuttle buses

Two of the country’s biggest tech companies are under attack. Charter buses shuttling Google and Apple employees to and from work on a local highway have had windows shattered in the last week after they were hit with an unknown projectile. Cops investigating the matter wouldn’t comment on whether rocks,

Elon Musk once attended a Silicon Valley “sex party’

Elon Musk attended a Silicon Valley bash that has been described as a “sex party” in Emily Chang’s upcoming book “Brotopia.” A woman dubbed Jane Doe claimed to Chang that she was stroked and given molly during a “cuddle puddle” at the party, attended by several titans of tech.

Unemployed white tech bros: We’re being discriminated against

An engineer who was fired by Google for circulating an anti-diversity memo sued the company this week, alleging that the tech giant discriminates against white, conservative men. He’s likely not alone in that belief. There are other white men working in tech who believe their gender and race are

Exec raises more than $140K for Moore accuser whose house burned down

A Silicon Valley executive helped raise over $140,0000 for a Roy Moore accuser whose home was destroyed in a suspected arson attack. Katie Jacobs Stanton set up the GoFundMe on Friday for Tina Johnson, after hearing that her Gadsden home went up in flames last week. “This is really upsetting.

Silicon Valley heavyweights take aim at FCC over net neutrality

A lobbying group representing the biggest names in Silicon Valley — including Amazon, Facebook, Google and Netflix — is taking on the FCC. The Washington, DC-based Internet Association will be joining a lawsuit attacking the Federal Communications Commission’s December vote to deregulate the internet. The group’s leader, Michael Beckerman, said

Silicon Valley heavyweights take aim at FCC over net neutrality

A lobbying group representing the biggest names in Silicon Valley — including Amazon, Facebook, Google and Netflix — is taking on the FCC. The Washington, DC-based Internet Association will be joining a lawsuit attacking the Federal Communications Commission’s December vote to deregulate the internet. The group’s leader, Michael Beckerman, said

Book details tech bros’ drug-fueled sex parties in Silicon Valley

Clusters of naked bodies writhed in every room of the sumptuous mansion. Some had brought their wives and husbands for the prospect of bedding new flesh together. Most were fueled by the pills or bags of white powder that had been handed out after a three-course feast. As corporate networking events

Silicon Valley loves “raw water’ that will make you sick

In case you haven’t noticed, Silicon Valley is obsessed with health, or at least the appearance of health. You can see evidence of it just about everywhere, including internet-connected juicers and new medical “breakthroughs,” but rarely is a new trend as obviously flawed as “raw water.” Raw water is

Eric Schmidt’s surprise Alphabet announcement rekindles “womanizing’ rumors

Eric Schmidt shocked Silicon Valley with a surprise announcement Thursday that he’s stepping down as executive chairman of Google’s parent company, Alphabet. The 62-year-old tech tycoon — who, according to Google co-founder Sergey Brin, was originally tapped as CEO in 2001 to provide “adult supervision” for himself and Larry

Virgin Hyperloop names Branson chairman despite sex misconduct claims

Virgin Hyperloop One might have a taste for trouble on its board. The high-speed train startup named Richard Branson to replace a chairman who is engulfed in sexual misconduct accusations — despite the fact that the British billionaire just got slapped with lurid allegations himself. Branson will take over as

Shervin Pishevar quits his VC firm over sex misconduct allegations

Silicon Valley billionaire Shervin Pishevar, slammed by a half-dozen sexual misconduct allegations, has resigned from his venture capital firm. Pishevar, an early Uber backer, will no longer be a part of Sherpa Capital as he looks to pursue lawsuits against those he says are trying to defame him, he

Shervin Pishevar quits his VC firm over sex misconduct allegations

Silicon Valley billionaire Shervin Pishevar, slammed by a half-dozen sexual misconduct allegations, has resigned from his venture capital firm. Pishevar, an early Uber backer, will no longer be a part of Sherpa Capital as he looks to pursue lawsuits against those he says are trying to defame him, he

Snap execs discussed ordering hookers on business call: source

Tech firms have largely been spared the recent onslaught of sexual harassment allegations, but reports of the legendary “bro” culture continue to surface. Amid the seemingly daily revelations of improper behavior, sources recently told The Post that on an autumn day in 2015, a trio of Snap execs were

Woman goes public with sexual misconduct claim against tech tycoon

A woman has gone on record to accuse Silicon Valley billionaire Shervin Pishevar of sexual misconduct. The 42-year-old tech tycoon forcibly kissed Boston entrepreneur Laura Fitton at a charity event in 2011, according to a report in Axios. Fitton is the sixth woman to accuse Pishevar, an early Uber backer,

Woman goes public with sexual misconduct claim against tech tycoon

A woman has gone on record to accuse Silicon Valley billionaire Shervin Pishevar of sexual misconduct. The 42-year-old tech tycoon forcibly kissed Boston entrepreneur Laura Fitton at a charity event in 2011, according to a report in Axios. Fitton is the sixth woman to accuse Pishevar, an early Uber backer,

Research firm looks to have Pishevar suit tossed

A Virginia opposition research firm moved Wednesday to have a lawsuit filed by Silicon Valley billionaire Shervin Pishevar tossed. see also Pishevar, the subject of several recent sexual-misconduct accusations, recently sued Definers Public Affairs — accusing it of running “a malicious smear campaign” designed to incite “false, defamatory, and highly

Uber paid off ex-employee to ‘settle’ blackmailing situation

The high-profile court battle between Uber and Waymo, Alphabet’s self-driving car unit, was rocked on Wednesday when an Uber executive revealed a former employee tried to extort cash in return for not going public with accusations that the ride-hailing company was involved in criminal actions. The courtroom drama intensified

Softbank wants a 30 percent discount on Uber shares

Japan’s SoftBank Group is offering to purchase shares of Uber at a valuation of $48 billion, a 30 percent discount to its most recent valuation of $68.5 billion, a person familiar with the matter said. The investment, which was approved by the Uber board in October, would also trigger

Softbank wants a 30 percent discount on Uber shares

Japan’s SoftBank Group is offering to purchase shares of Uber at a valuation of $48 billion, a 30 percent discount to its most recent valuation of $68.5 billion, a person familiar with the matter said. The investment, which was approved by the Uber board in October, would also trigger

Broadcom exec looks to kill Qualcomm purchase of NXP

As he angles to pull off the biggest tech merger of all time, Broadcom Chief Executive Hock Tan is meanwhile looking to scuttle Qualcomm’s $47 billion bid for NXP Semiconductors, The Post has learned. see also The boss of the chip-making giant told shareholders of rival Qualcomm in recent days

Peter Thiel has sold most of his remaining Facebook stake

Venture capitalist Peter Thiel, Facebook Inc’s first institutional investor, has sold three-quarters of his remaining stake in the social network, according to a regulatory filing on Tuesday. Thiel, who is a member of Facebook’s board, now owns 59,913 Class A shares in the company after selling 160,805 shares for

Apple’s diversity chief out after outcry

Apple’s diversity chief is stepping down after only six months on the job — after causing an outcry by saying that being a minority or a woman are not the only criteria for diversity, according to reports. Denise Young Smith, who was named vice president of diversity and inclusion

High-tech heels transform into flats with the push of a button

A start-up footwear maker is trying to steal the hearts of Manolo-loving New York fashionistas with a high-tech high heel that can be converted into a comfortable flat at the press of a button. Runway Heels has infused the new pumps with technology designed by Silicon Valley engineers, which

App would let workers report sexual harassment anonymously

A handful of Silicon Valley executives hope they have come up with a powerful weapon to fight sexual harassment. The group, including former Google exec Sukhinder Singh, have funded an app called AllVoices that will enable victims of sexual harassment or discrimination in the workplace to anonymously report the

Qualcomm rejects Broadcom’s $103 billion takeover bid

Mobile chipmaker Qualcomm on Monday rejected rival Broadcom’s $103-billion takeover bid, saying the offer “dramatically” undervalued the US company. Shares of Qualcomm were up 1 percent at $65.25 in premarket trading, while those of Broadcom fell 0.7 percent to $263. “After a comprehensive review, conducted in consultation with our financial

Qualcomm rejects Broadcom’s $103 billion takeover bid

Mobile chipmaker Qualcomm on Monday rejected rival Broadcom’s $103-billion takeover bid, saying the offer “dramatically” undervalued the US company. Shares of Qualcomm were up 1 percent at $65.25 in premarket trading, while those of Broadcom fell 0.7 percent to $263. “After a comprehensive review, conducted in consultation with our financial