With Crowd Companies, Jeremiah Owyang is hoping to help companies develop business models and best practices around the shared economy, the maker movement, and more.
The TAG Challenge is a one-day competition based in part on 2009's DARPA Red Balloon challenge. Teams will face off to see if anyone can track five "thieves" in cities around the world.
Appealing to an audience of inventors at the Launch conference, the president of Israel suggested they could both help Israel and take advantage of its resources.
Jaguar Financial says the company should also institute a change in management to reduce the "dominance" co-CEOs Jim Balsillie and Mike Lazaridis has at RIM.
Register plastic gift cards at Leverage, and the company will keep track of your cards and their balances, send offers from cards' retailers, and pay you interest on unused balances.
fbExchange, Hungry Machine, Lookery, and other new Facebook ad networks
The three are joining in on a $40 million round that will help Vicarious toward its ambitious goal: translating the brain's neocortex into code.
Board member Michael Brown will serve as interim CEO while maker of Norton antivirus software hunts for its second chief executive in two years.
The technology will launch next year with 300GB of possible storage, but that will be upped to 1TB on a single disc, according to the companies.
With version 2.0 of the popular iOS app, iPad users can now create and manage their if/thens. Plus: push notifications!