Steve Case

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 Tony Franco, co-founder and chief executive of SafeChain, which uses blockchain technology to prevent real-estate wire fraud and digitises property deed and title transfers.

Imagine it’s closing day on your new home. Early in the morning you get an email from the estate agent saying there has been a slight change of plan, (...)

David Bonderman: other global business figures pulling out of FII are tycoon Richard Branson, media investor Arianna Huffington, Uber chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi, AOL co-founder Steve Case and a host of bank chiefs led by JPMorgan Chase chief executive Jamie Dimon. Photograph: Kevork Djansezian/Reuters

Ryanair chairman David Bonderman has pulled out of a high-profile investment conference in Saudi Arabia next week. He becomes the latest in a list of(...)

Apple’s current dominance pales in comparison to that enjoyed by IBM in the mid-1980s. Photograph: by Jaap Arriens/NurPhoto via Getty Images

The race to become America’s first trillion-dollar company is likely to be settled sooner rather than later, with Apple in pole position to finally cr(...)

The dynamics at work in the AT&T takeover of Time Warner are also at work in efforts to combine Viacom with CBS. Photograph: Eduardo Munoz/Reuters

Steve Case took to Twitter when he heard about AT&T’s proposed $85.4 billion takeover of Time Warner, coining a new hashtag: #DejaVu. The former(...)

Steve Case, chairman and chief executive officer of Revolution LLC and co-founder of America Online (AOL), told the South By Southwest (SXSW) Interactive Festival in Austin, Texas that the third wave of disruption from the internet is on the way

The third wave of the internet will bring disruption of food, health and education sectors, along with increased government partnerships and crowd fun(...)

Handybook founder Oisin Hanrahan

Handybook, the on-demand home cleaning and repair service co-founded by Oisín Hanrahan, has expanded into Europe by launching in London. The company,(...)

Oisin Hanrahan: “We looked at businesses like Uber and thought it was an incredibly interesting model, and how could you apply it to home services?” Photograph: Eric Luke

Smartphones have become such an integral part of our lives that we no longer think twice about using them in everyday situations. Grabbing a taxi has(...)

Timothy Draper, founder and managing director of Draper Fisher Jurvetson. He  won the US Marshals bitcoin auction earlier this week that captured about $18 million for 30,000 bitcoin. Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

Venture capitalist Tim Draper has been identified as the single winning bidder for a cache of bitcoins at a US government auction, part of a larger po(...)

Umang Dua and Oisin Hanrahan of on-demand home improvement and cleaning service Handybook

Irish entrepreneur Oisin Hanrahan, founder of the US-based Handybook, which provides home-improvement services, has secured €22 million in development(...)

“There’s no question that there are two Americas,” according to Steve Case, AOL founder turned VC and entrepreneurship advocate. “There’s the America (...)