SoftBank leads Mapbox fundraising as it pushes into AI

Soft­Bank is lead­ing a $280mn fund­ing round in US loca­­tion-map­ping com­pa­ny Map­box, as the Japan­ese conglomerate’s founder and chief exec­u­tive Masayoshi Son steps up his deal­mak­ing in arti­fi­cial intel­li­gence. The […]

Infusing Technology for Sustainability

A recip­i­ent of the pres­ti­gious Com­mon­wealth Club 2018’s Dis­tin­guished Cit­i­zen Award and the Earth Day Net­work 2018 Cli­mate Vision­ary Award, Nan­cy Pfund stands as an exem­plary and high­ly aspir­ing leader […]

Nancy Pfund featured on MSNBC for Forbes 2023 50 Over 50

Mika Brzezin­s­ki, Forbes Edi­tor Mag­gie McGrath and 30/​​50 Sum­mit Vice Chair Huma Abe­din, join Morn­ing Joe to reveal this year’s excep­tion­al 50 Over 50 hon­orees, rep­re­sent­ing diverse indus­tries and inspiring […]

Forbes 50 Over 50: 2023

Nan­cy Pfund fea­tured in Forbes 50 over 50: 2023 along­side actress Jamie Lee Cur­tis, activist Cather­ine Flow­ers and Astro­naut Peg­gy Whit­son. To read the full arti­cle, please vis­it: Forbes Photography: […]

Elon Musk’s SpaceX Now Has a ‘De Facto’ Monopoly on Rocket Launches

The company’s rock­ets are fer­ry­ing astro­nauts, launch­ing satel­lites and dom­i­nat­ing any com­pe­ti­tion Satel­lite oper­a­tors and gov­ern­ment agen­cies doing busi­ness in space are increas­ing­ly depen­dent on one com­pa­ny to help them […]