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The Cambrian Explosion In Startups

Posted in Business on 29th Nov, 2011 12:04 AM
by APM
The sheer number of new startups forming and getting funded these days is dizzying...
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Startup hopes to hack immigration with a floating incubator

Posted in Business on 28th Nov, 2011 11:45 PM
by APM
Some of Silicon Valley's most important companies; Intel, Google, and Yahoo, were cofounded by immigrants...
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China/Taiwan commercial hub planned for Pingtan

Posted in Business on 27th Nov, 2011 09:31 PM
by APM
10 Design has recently won the opportunity to master plan a 230-acre waterfront central business district as part of a new development for Pingtan in China.
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Nuclear power 'gets little public support worldwide'

Posted in Business on 26th Nov, 2011 12:52 AM
by APM
There is little public appetite across the world for building new nuclear reactors, a poll for the BBC indicates.
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The myth of renewable energy

Posted in Business on 24th Nov, 2011 07:23 PM
by APM
And when politicians tout "green jobs," they might just as easily be talking about employment at General Motors as at Greenpeace.
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Surprise! Microsoft quietly opposes SOPA copyright bill

Posted in Business on 23rd Nov, 2011 09:50 PM
by APM
Microsoft has long been one of the most ardent proponents of expanding U.S. copyright law. But that enthusiasm doesn't extend to the new Stop Online Piracy Act...
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Grooveshark Will Soon Be Destroyed

Posted in Business on 23rd Nov, 2011 09:35 PM
by APM
Did you ever wonder how such a thing managed to avoid legal annihilation? Trick question! It hasn't.
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Groupons Stock Plummets

Posted in Business on 23rd Nov, 2011 09:27 PM
by APM
Three Weeks Later, Groupons Stock Plummets Below IPO Price
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China overtakes US as world's largest smartphone market

Posted in Business on 23rd Nov, 2011 08:04 PM
by APM
China has become the world's largest smartphone market by volume after it overtook the US in the third quarter...
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Startups, depression and suicide

Posted in Business on 22nd Nov, 2011 09:18 PM
by APM
The Hushed Dangers of Startup Depression
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Court Says Warrantless Mobile Phone Tracking Is Unconstitutional

Posted in Business on 21st Nov, 2011 09:52 PM
by APM
Judge in a district court in Southern Texas, Lynn Hughes, ruled that letting the government get mobile phone data without a warrant was unconstitutional:
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Peter Thiel To The New Yorker: I Dont Consider [The iPhone] To Be A Technological Breakthrough

Posted in Business on 21st Nov, 2011 09:26 PM
by APM
his main lament is that America the country that invented the modern assembly line, the skyscraper, the airplane, and the personal computer has lost its belief in the future
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3D printing sees more of New York with Shapeways new facility, $5.1M funding

Posted in Business on 20th Nov, 2011 01:45 AM
by APM
3D printing company Shapeways is opening up its own production facility (VentureBeat)
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Face recognition makes the leap from sci-fi

Posted in Business on 16th Nov, 2011 09:51 PM
by APM
Immersive Labs has developed software for digital billboards that gauges the age range, sex, and attention level of a passer-by in order to display ads likely to attract them.
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Top Secret Google Lab of The Future

Posted in Business on 14th Nov, 2011 05:34 PM
by APM
In a top-secret lab in an undisclosed Bay Area location where robots run free, the future is being imagined.
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American Innovation Losing its Shine?

Posted in Business on 14th Nov, 2011 01:58 PM
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MIT President Warns Silicon Valley that a Lack of Ambition, Investment in Education, Research and Manufacturing Will Cut America's Lead, Stifle Future Job Growth
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