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Monthly Archives: August 2013

by Dina Bass & Miles Weiss, courtesy Bloomberg - Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) signed a pact to cooperate with ValueAct Holdings LP, an agreement that could bring an activist shareholder onto the board of the world’s largest software...

by Jonathan Blum, courtesy TheStreet - NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Remember the old advertising saw that half the ads anybody runs are a waste -- and it's just anybody's guess which half? Well, Anne Hunter can explain exactly...

by Victoria Mcnally, courtesy geekosystem It's just like the 3DS, except minus a D. - Today Nintendo announced that it will be releasing a new handheld gaming console as an alternative to the popular 3DS. It’s...

Now that we know who will play Joss Whedon's Ultron in "Avengers: Age of Ultron," perhaps it's time to learn a little more about just who Ultron is as a character. The world now knows that James...

courtesy rt.com - Former intelligence contractor Edward Snowden has leaked a new top-secret document that for the first time ever publically discloses how the United States spends tens of billions of dollars annually on clandestine spy...

courtesy phys.org - The majority of participants (60 per cent) preferred the robot displaying the most humanlike skin-coloured 3D virtual face over a robot with no face display (30 per cent) and a robot with...

courtesy Panasonic - At the upcoming Integrate exhibition in Sydney this month, Panasonic will preview a unique ultra-wide angle camera system (UWCS) that stitches together the images of four High Definition Cameras in real time...

The Hyperloop project went live on freshly-launched crowdfunding platform JumpStartFund, which marries crowd-sourcing expertise with crowdfunding. "We believe the world is full of entrepreneurs who have great ideas but do not have the time or resources to make...

by Catherine Shu, courtesy TechCrunch - Cloud-based enterprise management software Cascade wants to set itself apart by creating happier and more motivated companies. Its two founders, a former banker and a photographer who once served as...

Twitter has snapped up another social-media firm that analyzes TV data. On Wednesday, Trendrr CEO Mark Ghuneim said that the company was acquired by Twitter. "Having sat at this intersection of TV and social media for years,...

by Mike Isaac, courtesy AllThingsD, VC firm Greylock Partners announced on Thursday that it will commit to investing at least $100 million in entrepreneurs and companies working on marketplaces, or, as Greylock’s Simon Rothman puts it, “network...

 Wilfred creators sell 10 half-hours to streaming service    -       by Sam Thielman, courtesy AdWEek  - Hulu has ordered 10 episodes of a new scripted supernatural comedy called Deadbeat from Lionsgate, with all episodes directed and exec produced...