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3 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
Henri Terreaux travelled the entire 3,656 kilometer route of this year's Tour de France - but he isn't a cyclist.
7 hrs ago | West Australian
Amazon Inc is planning to develop its own software for placing advertisements online, The Wall Street Journal reported, citing people with knowledge of the matter.
11 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
At 23, James Proud is a rising Silicon Valley tech entrepreneur which has managed to raise nearly $13 million in funding - none of which is from institutional investors.
15 hrs ago | West Australian
A German regulator handed Google Inc a victory on Friday as it said it would not pursue a complaint brought against the internet search engine operator by a group of publishers for giving users access to their news articles.
19 hrs ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento
Once you've installed the Qmee toolbar in your browser, searches on every major engine will yield a list of results in the left-hand column.
20 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider
With an ADD sense of humor and internet insights from a brief stint at a search engine optimization company, Toby Turner has emerged as a YouTube star and one of the site's greatest innovators.
21 hrs ago | KSBW-TV
The price war is on in the U.S. wireless industry. Sprint announced a new unlimited data plan for smartphone users that costs just $60 a month.
Yesterday | ComputerWorld
Want to Google the name of a restaurant in English and then ask for the weather in Japanese? On Android it no longer requires switching back and forth between language settings.
The move had been expected since the federal government introduced limits to what the larger wireless network operators can charge to carry traffic for their smaller rivals.
With the company's computerized eyeglasses, users can take photos and video, view maps and weather reports and read news stories with a tiny see-through display screen that sits above the user's right eye.
Women venture capitalists underperform their male counterparts by some 15 percent, according to a new Harvard University study, but the performance differences have narrowed over time and in firms that employ more than a single female venture partner.
In the hunt for new ways to handle growing data volumes, NTT DoCoMo and Huawei Technologies have demonstrated that LTE can be deployed over 5GHz, which today is used for Wi-Fi networks.
Delaware Gov. Jack Markell has signed into law a measure giving estate attorneys and other fiduciaries more control of their deceased clients' digital data.
Just three months after Thumbtack raised $30 million in a round that founder Marco Zappacosta said his startup didn't need, the services marketplace has raised $100 million more.
As chips, software and memory become more powerful, servers are usurping some of the functions of storage arrays.
PernixData applies virtualization to flash storage, which is meant to help customers get more our of their hardware - and it now has $35 million in new funding to help in that effort.
AT&T* today confirmed it will expand its ultra-fast AT&T GigaPower network to the City of Cupertino.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 11:52 pm
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