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1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal
Just three months after Thumbtack raised $30 million in a round that founder Marco Zappacosta said his startup didn't need, the services marketplace has raised $100 million more.
5 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
As chips, software and memory become more powerful, servers are usurping some of the functions of storage arrays.
9 hrs ago | Business Journal
PernixData applies virtualization to flash storage, which is meant to help customers get more our of their hardware - and it now has $35 million in new funding to help in that effort.
13 hrs ago | AT&T
AT&T* today confirmed it will expand its ultra-fast AT&T GigaPower network to the City of Cupertino.
17 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
Microsoft's Azure cloud- computing service, a critical part of Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella's plan to remake the software company, experienced a major global outage on Monday that lasted for around five hours.
His company, Mimosa, works with technology that could turn Wi-Fi from a way to save money on our smartphone data plans to an internet connectivity option on par with fiber and leagues above DSL.
Energous and Dialog will develop reference designs to engage customers and further evaluate the market for wire-free power.
Venture capital fundraising has picked up steam in the U.S., with cloud computing, mobile technology, and robotics getting solid backing.
When hungry British office workers searched on Google today to find the nearest branch of Greggs - a stolid bakery chain that serves basic but delicious British lunchtime fare like pies and cheese sandwiches - they instead found Google calling them "scum."
WhatsApp, co-founded by Brian Acton, is one of 11 companies that Sequoia Capital has invested in solo since 2009, according to CB Insights.
Greggs was left red-faced today after a crude spoof of its logo went viral on Twitter after appearing prominently placed on a Google search result.
"youtubemusickey.com," "musickey.co.uk" and "musickey.jp" are now owned by Google.
Social networking giant Facebook's chief security officer Joe Sullivan says Facebook's biggest security concern is its ads.
The U.S. government wants to force cars to talk to each other over wireless networks, saying that could save more than 1,000 lives every year.
Shreveport/Bossier residents now have a new choice for their high speed Internet and television services.
Chinese search engine Baidu and the United Nations Development Program are hoping to streamline the recycling of e-waste in China with a new app that can help users easily sell their old electronics for cash.
Google's IPO, a decade ago this week, launched the company on a trajectory that continues to reshape its business and much of the world in its orbit.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 08:55 pm
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