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Monthly Archives: April 2013

(Corrects share price decline in 11th paragraph) By John Balassi and Josie Cox NEW YORK/LONDON, April 30 (IFR) - Apple Inc wowed the debt markets on Tuesday with the largest non-bank bond deal in history, offering...

Jason Ha (courtesy TechCrunch) Sites like Kickstarter have been used to crowdfund a wide range of projects, but I don’t think they’ve ever done what Synergist is attempting today — they’ve never crowdfunded themselves. The site...

Todd Spangler NewFronts: Original Internet Video Getting Big, But Still Not TV Big Yahoo unveiled slate of six new shows, including provocatively titled comedy “Losing Your Virginity with John Stamos,” as well as new partnerships...

Yahoo CEO and first time mom Marissa Mayer hit pay dirt in her first year as head honcho tapping out at $36.6 million, with $35 million coming from stock awards--how else would you distribute...

  Has Facebook finally peaked? Social media was abuzz Monday with news that Facebook may be losing millions of users per month in the U.S., U.K. and other developed countries, following a report in The Guardian...

At 8:05am on the morning of December 1, 2010, an FBI search warrant team swarmed up to a Silicon Valley home on an unusual misson: find the "sextortionist" who had been blackmailing pro poker...

by Alex Dalenberg , Upstart Business Journal contributor New York City-based Betaworks says it's a company that builds companies—and it can churn them out—but what may be more impressive is how Betaworks drives users to...

(courtesy TechCrunch) Digitizing existing paper processes is nothing new. Think of all the photo sharing or document conversion services that are out there. They took what was once a paper-only process and and changed it...

Children are known for how much they love to play make believe, and StoryKid, an app introduced today during the Disrupt Hackathon in New York, takes this and gives it a new twist by...

BEATS ELECTRONICS ANNOUNCES NEW MUSIC SERVICE, PROJECT DAISY; NAMES IAN ROGERS CEO   SANTA MONICA — January 10, 2013— Beats Electronics LLC (Beats), the leading audio brand co-founded by legendary artist and producer Dr. Dre and...

The rugged landscape of California’s Gold Country has been sought after for centuries, but its enchanting features have also obstructed 21st-Century Internet access.  Newly-released technology is about to liberate these rural environs, as the...

Optimus Prime is an original Transformers character, who appears in the "Transformer" movie franchise. Information courtesy of The Hollywood Reporter & Paramount Pictures Fans of Hasbro's Transformers brand -- young kids today or big kids who...