Party’s over: The Nasdaq lost 78 per cent of its value in the years following 2000. Illustration: Steve Lopez/Bay Area News Group/MCT via Getty Images

Fifteen years ago today, the dotcom bubble burst, ending the greatest market mania of recent times. What followed was market carnage on a grand scale.(...)

This week it emerged Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban  had been embroiled in a row over a collection of runners with a rapper called Fat Joe. Photograph: Getty

Billionaire Mark Cuban, owner of the Dallas Mavericks basketball team, has been known to shoot his mouth off on occasion. He recently took aim at US c(...)

President Barack Obama and owner Mark Cuban participating in an event  at the White House. Photograph: Mark Wilson/Getty Images

A billionaire media tycoon with close links to US president Barack Obama has urged investors to sell the shares of companies that shift their headqua(...)

Music discovery app Soundwave is coming to wearable technology, with the company announcing that has developed a version of the app for Google’s An(...)

E-commerce giant Alibaba has agreed to buy half of China’s most popular soccer team, which won the Asia championship last year, as founder Jack Ma fol(...)

Brendan O’Driscoll and Aidan Sliney founded music-discovery company Soundwave in 2012. The firm’s Soundwave app tracks what songs people are listen(...)

Meredith Perry with a covered prototype of her uBeam wireless charger. Photograph: Peter DaSilva/The New York Times

Sometimes, there is an actual eureka moment. For Meredith Perry, it was in late 2010, during her senior year studying astrobiology at the University o(...)