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Ecommerce giant Alibaba buys China’s most popular maps company

Alibaba has agreed to acquire AutoNavi, the most popular digital mapping company in China, in a deal valuing the company at $1.5 billion. The deal is expected to close in the third quarter. The deal follows a series of partnerships and acquisitions announced as Alibaba prepares to go public on the New York Stock Exchange this year. The [...]

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How Would You Redraw North America?

Billionaire venture capitalist Tim Draper recently proposed splitting California up into six distinct states. Draper’s plan is getting a good deal of ridicule in the press, despite the fact that it could actually make its way to California ballots in the next election. But it’s easy to forget that throughout history, political boundaries have indeed [...]

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