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The Coolest Tech Startups at CES 2014
Technology

The Coolest Tech Startups at CES 2014

We scoured the Eureka Park startup area for the most interesting-looking technologies. Here's what we found.
Jason Fell
No Apologies: On Hack, Snapchat Founder Says 'We Thought We Had Done Enough'
Technology

No Apologies: On Hack, Snapchat Founder Says 'We Thought We Had Done Enough'

On the 'Today' show, the 23-year-old discussed the inevitabilities of hacking while reassuring users.
Geoff Weiss
4 Hot Tech Startups to Watch in 2014
Technology

4 Hot Tech Startups to Watch in 2014

These promising tenderfoots are steamrolling ahead on the rocky road to making it big in business.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Google Snaps Up Company Whose Robots Remind People of 'Terminator' Movies
Technology

Google Snaps Up Company Whose Robots Remind People of 'Terminator' Movies

The Silicon Valley tech giant has acquired eight robotics companies in the past six months. And it isn't done yet.
Brian Patrick Eha
The Maker of a Swallowable Pill That Takes Pictures Sells for $860 Million
Technology

The Maker of a Swallowable Pill That Takes Pictures Sells for $860 Million

Health-care products maker Covidien has snatched up Israel-headquartered Given Imaging in an all-cash deal.
Catherine Clifford
8 Successful Companies Didn't Start That Way (Infographic)
Starting a Business

8 Successful Companies Didn't Start That Way (Infographic)

Early iterations of now famous tech startups are almost unrecognizable.
How One Startup Aims to Revolutionize the Hiring Process
Growth Strategies

How One Startup Aims to Revolutionize the Hiring Process

This company uses technology to read between the lines to find the best hire in a sea of similar applicants.
Alison Griswold
A Fashionable, Inflatable Bike Helmet Collar? Yes, You Read That Right.
Technology

A Fashionable, Inflatable Bike Helmet Collar? Yes, You Read That Right.

This Swedish startup has created a bike helmet that you wear around your neck.
Katherine Gray
NFL, MLB to Supreme Court: If Aereo Wins You'll Have to Watch Sports on Cable
Technology

NFL, MLB to Supreme Court: If Aereo Wins You'll Have to Watch Sports on Cable

The leagues said they'll take their programming elsewhere if the live TV internet streaming service is allowed to continue its operations.
Benjamin Kabin
PayPal Waives Transaction Fees for Promising Startups
Technology

PayPal Waives Transaction Fees for Promising Startups

The company's new program, Startup Blueprint, provides free transaction services and support to tech startups making less than $3 million a year.
Brian Patrick Eha
Coinbase Releases iPhone App Amid Strong Market for Bitcoin
Finance

Coinbase Releases iPhone App Amid Strong Market for Bitcoin

During a six-month high in the value of Bitcoin, a venture-backed startup has released an iPhone app that lets you buy, sell and trade bitcoins from your mobile phone.
Brian Patrick Eha
Payment Processor Dwolla Unexpectedly Cuts Ties With Bitcoin
Technology

Payment Processor Dwolla Unexpectedly Cuts Ties With Bitcoin

In a surprise email, the company announced it would be phasing out its service with digital currency businesses.
Brian Patrick Eha
Digital TV Startup Aereo May Wind Up in the Supreme Court
Technology

Digital TV Startup Aereo May Wind Up in the Supreme Court

Aereo won a court victory in Boston today, but the fight over the startup's ability to provide digital streams of broadcast signals is far from over.
Brian Patrick Eha
3 Ways Tech Entrepreneurs Can Help, and Grow, During a Natural Disaster
Technology

3 Ways Tech Entrepreneurs Can Help, and Grow, During a Natural Disaster

In a time of need, the efforts of tech 'treps who volunteer can go a long way toward charity, networking and pushing innovation.
Amy Gahran