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How Dumb Is This Apple iPod Antitrust Suit?
Legal Issues

How Dumb Is This Apple iPod Antitrust Suit?

The trial proceeds without a plaintiff because most class action suits are for the benefit of lawyers, not customers.
Philip Elmer-DeWitt
Beyond Russia: Search Engine Yandex Branches Out Into Data Business
Data Analysis

Beyond Russia: Search Engine Yandex Branches Out Into Data Business

The company says it plans to capitalize on its expertise in data analysis to develop its business beyond the country's borders.
A Brief History of Silicon Valley, the Region That Revolutionizes How We Do Everything
Silicon Valley

A Brief History of Silicon Valley, the Region That Revolutionizes How We Do Everything

America's consternation over Russia's launch of Sputnik gave birth to Silicon Valley. It's domination of global technology innovation shows no signs of ending.
Chris Haroun
The Software Tools in My Company's Arsenal
Software

The Software Tools in My Company's Arsenal

A company executive shares his choices for powering up his office.
Miles Jennings
Ralph Baer, Video-Game Pioneer, Dies at 92
Innovation

Ralph Baer, Video-Game Pioneer, Dies at 92

The man known as the 'father of video games' never stopped inventing.
Nina Zipkin
Inside the Semi-Secret Meeting That's Reshaping America's Drone Industry
Drones

Inside the Semi-Secret Meeting That's Reshaping America's Drone Industry

How Robofest-an informal meeting of aerospace industry veterans, government insiders, and Beltway think tankers-aims to reshape the U.S. commercial drone industry.
Clay Dillow
Apps Our Pros Can't Live Without
How To

Apps Our Pros Can't Live Without

Mobile tools make work easier and easier. Check out these experts' favorites.
Linda Lacina
Operator of Bitcoin Stock Exchange Penalized By the SEC
Bitcoin

Operator of Bitcoin Stock Exchange Penalized By the SEC

U.S. securities regulators on Monday ordered the operator of two exchanges to resolve claims that he failed to register them.
This Simple Bracelet Can Turn Your Arm Into an Interactive Smartphone Display
Far Out Tech

This Simple Bracelet Can Turn Your Arm Into an Interactive Smartphone Display

With Cicret on your wrist, you'll never lose touch with your smartphone again. You wear it like a second skin.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Not in the Mood to Battle Corporate Customer Service? Get a Jerk to Do It For You.
Customer Service

Not in the Mood to Battle Corporate Customer Service? Get a Jerk to Do It For You.

If you're a jerk looking for work, the former head of Reddit just might have a job for you. Nice guys need not apply.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Watch Out Tesla, Here Comes Volkswagen
electric cars

Watch Out Tesla, Here Comes Volkswagen

German giant reportedly takes stake in San Jose-based developer of solid-electrolyte batteries.
Geoffrey Smith
North Korea Says Its Supporters May Be Behind Sony Attack
Cyber Security

North Korea Says Its Supporters May Be Behind Sony Attack

The country says accusations that it was to blame are nothing but 'wild rumor.'
How Do Shark Tank Entrepreneurs Build Their Websites? (Infographic)
Infographics

How Do Shark Tank Entrepreneurs Build Their Websites? (Infographic)

In our online-all-the-time reality, the first step to building a business is building a website.
Catherine Clifford