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A Startup Founded by Former NASA Scientists Just Landed $95 Million
Investors

A Startup Founded by Former NASA Scientists Just Landed $95 Million

The San Francisco-based private company's list of investors include SpaceX backer Draper Fisher Jurvetson and Russian billionaire Yuri Milner.
Israel's High-Tech Boom Is Double-Edged Sword
Israel

Israel's High-Tech Boom Is Double-Edged Sword

While the country's high tech industry is a major growth engine and investment magnet, increasingly startups acquired by foreign buyers are then either shut down or turned into R&D centers.
Don't Have a 3-D Printer Yet? This Startup Wants to Change That.
CES 2015

Don't Have a 3-D Printer Yet? This Startup Wants to Change That.

AIO Robotics has developed a compact, all-in-one 3-D printer/copier/scanner/fax machine. Yes, all that in one small package.
Jason Fell
From Rural Villages to Backpacking in Yosemite, This Startup Wants to Be Your Power Source
CES 2015

From Rural Villages to Backpacking in Yosemite, This Startup Wants to Be Your Power Source

Brooklyn, N.Y.-based BioLite aims to solve big issues with a line-up of small devices.
Jason Fell
Shiny New Gadgets to Smart Homes and Beyond: A CES 2015 Preview
CES 2015

Shiny New Gadgets to Smart Homes and Beyond: A CES 2015 Preview

Gadgets and devices are great but this year's focus is going to be more on the why rather than the what.
Jason Fell
100 Engineers Are Trying to Bring Elon Musk's Hyperloop Dream to Life
Elon Musk

100 Engineers Are Trying to Bring Elon Musk's Hyperloop Dream to Life

Thanks to an ambitious think-tank upstart, the bold billionaire's vision for a Jetson-esque 'fifth mode of transport' is inching closer to reality.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
3 Tech Challenges That Keep Entrepreneurs Up at Night
Challenges

3 Tech Challenges That Keep Entrepreneurs Up at Night

In this age of information overload, startup founders who are aware and keep their heads above the competition will find success.
Wayne Dennison
Pebble Gets Even Smarter, Rolls Out Interactive Notifications for Android Users
Smartwatches

Pebble Gets Even Smarter, Rolls Out Interactive Notifications for Android Users

Attention Android-loving Pebble people: More nerdy smartwatch goodness is now yours.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
3 Dominant Ad-Tech Companies Share the Secrets of Their Success
Startup Basics

3 Dominant Ad-Tech Companies Share the Secrets of Their Success

How did these startups grow from tiny teams working in closet offices to multi-million dollar companies with more than 100 employees?
Zach Cutler
Google CEO: This Is Why Dominant Tech Companies Falter
Failure

Google CEO: This Is Why Dominant Tech Companies Falter

Failed technology companies are great at refining what they do, but not reinventing it, Google's Larry Page says.
Miguel Helft
The 23 Best Business Tools Built By Startups
Tools

The 23 Best Business Tools Built By Startups

These apps could help you run your company more efficiently.
Sujan Patel
Defiant Streaming TV Startup Aereo Finally Caves, Files For Bankruptcy
Streaming TV

Defiant Streaming TV Startup Aereo Finally Caves, Files For Bankruptcy

Unable to rebound from a devastating Supreme Court loss, Aereo is finally throwing in the towel.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Obama's Immigration Tweaks Leave Big Tech Wanting More
Immigration

Obama's Immigration Tweaks Leave Big Tech Wanting More

Silicon Valley representatives are disappointed his immigration rule changes will not satisfy longstanding demands for more visas and faster green cards.
Obama's Immigration Plan Offers Some Relief, Risk for Tech Sector
Hiring

Obama's Immigration Plan Offers Some Relief, Risk for Tech Sector

Modest changes to make it easier for technology companies to retain high-skilled workers frustrated by long and unpredictable waits for green cards.