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America's Small Business Heroes
Following a successful tech career, Flint native David Tarver returned home with a zeal for solving social problems.
Far Out Tech
Public urination has hit a messy, innovative wall in San Francisco thanks to this wizz-repelling paint.
If the Google-backed Sidewalk Labs just wants to build tech for 'smart cities,' it may not make a dent.
The exuberant and eco-friendly cleaning brand Method is set to unveil a first-of-its-kind manufacturing plant in inner city Chicago.
Cities are looking to technology to save electricity used by street lights, monitor water mains and reduce crime. But is the cost worth it?
Anonymized trip data from the transportation giant will help metropolitan authorities make more informed planning decisions and better policy.
Ribbon-cutting ceremonies aren't enough to develop the next tech hub.
Internet of Things
Given the costliness and fragmentation of the smart home market, Verizon Wireless has its sights set on a loftier prize.
The city has enormous woes but also substantial resources. Building a business here serves the greater good more than perhaps anywhere else in America.
He's launching a line to target an underserved market and, the mogul hopes, inspire a new wave of emerging designers in urban fashion.
How the Vegas Tech Fund plans to help transform the tech scene in Sin City, in part two of our series on Tony Hsieh's $350 million Downtown Project.
In the first of a four-part series, a look at how the serial entrepreneur is betting on startups to revitalize Las Vegas with his $350 million Downtown Project.
His new autobiography chronicles Allen's unexpected journey from professional basketball player to urban farming pioneer.
To foster entrepreneurship among minorities and in urban centers, a concentration of wealthy investors and academic, government and business institutions first needs to come together. A recent panel at Rutgers University put a spotlight on the issues.
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