Global Tech

Your guide to the 57 million square miles outside of Silicon Valley

Big Datum

900m

The number of wireless subscribers in India, where carriers recently agreed to spend $18 billion to buy airwaves from the government

Technology Video

Ev Williams’ Obvious Ventures Raises $123,456,789

Today’s "BWest Byte" is $123,456,789, for the amount of money Twitter co-founder Ev Williams and his team at Obvious Ventures raised for their first fund. Bloomberg's Emily Chang reports on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

FCC Chair Assures Cable Bosses He's Open to Mergers

FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler called the heads of Time Warner Cable and Charter Communications to dispel notions that industry mergers won’t be approved by regulators, a person with knowledge of the calls said. Bloomberg's Emily Chang has more on "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

Hack the Planet

Everything is connected, and here's why that's a bad thing

Hack Stats

80%

How many of the 100 biggest law firms have had some sort of breach, according to Peter Tyrrell, the chief operating officer of Digital Guardian