Uber is in fundraising mode again to bring in about $1 billion to finance   expansion. Photograph: Bloomberg

Uber is in fundraising mode again to bring in about $1 billion to finance its rapid international expansion, said people familiar with the situation. (...)

Pinterest, which allows users to create online bulletin boards, has nearly 50 million users globally, according to consultancy comScore

Pinterest raised more than $400 million in venture capital funding last year, placing it ahead of other leading technology firms, according to (...)

A limousine driver holds up his iPhone displaying transportation app Uber –  Uber has entered more than 60 markets, ranging from San Francisco to Berlin to Tokyo. Photograph: Reuters

Uber, a technology company backed by Google and by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos among others, is working on a plan to launch its business in Dublin. The (...)