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

Showtime CEO: Constant Vigilance Needed Against Piracy

Matthew Blank, chief executive officer of Showtime Networks Inc., talks about efforts to fight content piracy, revenue from the championship boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao, and Showtime's business strategy. Blank speaks with Betty Liu on Bloomberg Television's "In the Loop." (Source: Bloomberg)

ESPN Culture Drives the Company’s Success: Bodenheimer

Former ESPN Chairmen George Bodenheimer discusses the value of live sports TV and his book “Every Town Is a Sports Town: Business Leadership at ESPN, from the Mailroom to the Boardroom." He speaks on “In The Loop.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Would Buying Salesforce.com Make Sense for Microsoft?

Microsoft is evaluating a bid for Salesforce.com, after the cloud software provider was approached by another would-be buyer, people with knowledge of the matter said. Bloomberg’s Cory Johnson reports on “In The Loop.” (Source: Bloomberg)

Spotting the Best Startup: Vickers on Venture Capital

Finian Tan, chairman of Vickers Venture Partners, talks about the type of startups he looks for when deploying venture capital. He speaks with Shery Ahn on Bloomberg Television's "Trending Business." (Source: Bloomberg)

Alibaba Investors Spooked by Hiring Freeze

After Alibaba raised a record $25 billion last year, founder Jack Ma said the Chinese e-commerce company faced the danger of high expectations. He might be right. Bloomberg's Stephen Engle has more on "First Up." (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