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Watch YouTube's Top 10 Most Viral Videos of 2016
YouTube

Watch YouTube's Top 10 Most Viral Videos of 2016

Which video got the no. 1 spot? (Hint: Look at the picture above.)
Entrepreneur Staff
Why Tesla Is Opening Showrooms Where Cars Can't Be Purchased
Tesla

Why Tesla Is Opening Showrooms Where Cars Can't Be Purchased

The latest showroom is in Michigan, a state famously opposed to direct-to-consumer vehicle sales.
Nina Zipkin
New Zealand Passport Robot Tells Applicant of Asian Descent to Open Eyes
Robotics

New Zealand Passport Robot Tells Applicant of Asian Descent to Open Eyes

Facial recognition software mistakenly registered his eyes as being closed.
Google to Run Exclusively on Renewable Energy by 2017
Google

Google to Run Exclusively on Renewable Energy by 2017

It is ramping up investments in wind and solar power for its data centers.
Sony's PlayStation 4 Sales Top 50 Million Units Worldwide
Sony

Sony's PlayStation 4 Sales Top 50 Million Units Worldwide

The PlayStation 4, which went on sale in late 2013, has been Sony's fastest-selling game console.
Fitbit Buys Smartwatch Maker Pebble's Software Assets
Fitbit

Fitbit Buys Smartwatch Maker Pebble's Software Assets

The deal, which closed on Dec. 6, did not include Pebble's hardware products.
Discounts and Advertising Spur Brisk Apple Watch Sales
Apple Watch

Discounts and Advertising Spur Brisk Apple Watch Sales

Apple raised the profile of the Watch this holiday season. That effort included a promotional deal with Nike and aggressive advertising.
Apple Says iPhone 6 Battery Fires in China Likely Caused by External Factors
Apple

Apple Says iPhone 6 Battery Fires in China Likely Caused by External Factors

'I don't dare play with the phone in bed and if it heats up I quickly throw it aside,' said a 21-year-old student in Beijing.
Time Magazine Names President-Elect Donald Trump Person of the Year
Donald Trump

Time Magazine Names President-Elect Donald Trump Person of the Year

'It's a great honor, it means a lot,' Trump told NBC's 'Today' show.
Companies in the Crosshairs?
Congress

Companies in the Crosshairs?

From healthcare and taxes to cyber security and product safety, here's your tip sheet on what the election results could mean for corporate America.
Get Ready for the DotCloud Boom
dotcloud boom

Get Ready for the DotCloud Boom

The website has gone from being a tool to talk about and advertise a business, to actually being the business.
Dan Blacharski
At Amazon's Physical Grocery Store, You Can 'Just Walk Out' With What You Want
Amazon

At Amazon's Physical Grocery Store, You Can 'Just Walk Out' With What You Want

The store uses sensors to detect what shoppers have picked off the shelf and bills it to their Amazon account.
Snuggie Maker Sues Amazon.com Over Alleged Trademark Infringement
Amazon

Snuggie Maker Sues Amazon.com Over Alleged Trademark Infringement

The company is accusing the internet retailer of letting an 'astronomical' number of counterfeit products to be sold through its website.
Apple Loses to Samsung in Supreme Court Smartphone Fight
Samsung

Apple Loses to Samsung in Supreme Court Smartphone Fight

Design patent cases very rarely reach the Supreme Court. It had not heard such a case in more than 120 years.