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Epoch 2: the robot shooter action continues

Australia's Uppercut Games has released the sequel to its hit debut title, third-person shooter Epoch.

By 14 November 2013


'Orbis Spike' in 1610 marks humanity's first major impact on planet Earth

Humans are as "Earth-changing as a meteor strike," says a researcher who has proposed a new start date for the so-called Anthropocene, or "human epoch."

By 13 March 2015


App of the Day: Epoch

Welcome to CNET Australia's App of the Day, where you can see some of the coolest, silliest and most useful apps in action.

By 14 December 2011


Are people changing geologic time?

Global warming and a host of changes caused by human industry have ushered in a new geologic epoch, geologists say.

By 26 January 2008


Goldman reels in specialty investment bank

Goldman Sachs acquires Epoch Partners--formed by Charles Schwab and Ameritrade among others--marking one of the first signs of consolidation among boutique banks.

By 15 June 2001


Shutterfly lands $23 million in funding

Shutterfly, Netscape co-founder Jim Clark's online photo start-up, says it has secured $23 million in its third round of financing. The Redwood Shores, Calif.-based company said the initial investors--Clark; Mohr Davidow Ventures; former Excite@Home chairman Tom Jermoluk; and Adobe Ventures--were joined by new investors, including Epoch Partners, Granite Ventures, Mitsubishi and Texas Instruments Ventures. Shutterfly said it will use the funds to expand its customer services, marketing programs and product offerings. Shutterfly also has inked a deal with retailer Best Buy to create, manage and market Best Buy's new Online Photo Center. Under the agreement, customers will be able to access the photo site to learn more about digital photography as well as to have a place to store, enhance and print their digital pictures. The Best Buy Online Photo Center will launch Feb. 19.

13 February 2001