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Disney, channeling Silicon Valley, launches startup accelerator

Working with Techstars, the media giant is forming 10 startups with mentors like CEO Bob Iger and giving them access to Disney's IP.

By Feb. 12, 2014


Samsung opens doors to New York accelerator

The Korean electronics giant hosts an event in its new offices in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood to officially launch its outreach to startups in the city.

By Sep. 9, 2013


Nike launches app accelerator program to fuel developers

In a bid to be more like Apple and Microsoft, the sports shoe and apparel company is funding a program to get developers to create apps for its Nike+ products.

By Dec. 10, 2012


The startup accelerator boom...er, bubble

Accelerator programs are popping up everywhere, and Y Combinator's founder couldn't care less.

By Mar. 27, 2012


Xtreme Notebooks 917V Accelerator

The Xtreme Notebooks 917V Accelerator is an unquestionably powerful laptop, but impressed as we are with its performance and 3D frame rates, it's hard to justify the sky-high price. This quad-core laptop seems suited only for those who want a true desktop gaming rig that's still moderately portable.

By Nov. 28, 2007

4 stars Editor's rating Nov. 28, 2007

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Singularity University launches synthetic biology accelerator

The new program will give three initial companies a leg up in getting their startups off the ground. The accelerator will be modeled on those that traditionally work with tech and biotech startups.

By May. 17, 2012


Microsoft launches Windows Azure Accelerator in Israel

The software giant says that the four-month program will help early stage startups improve their businesses. Microsoft will not require equity stake in any of the firms.

By Mar. 14, 2012


Propel Accelerator

Propel Accelerator can cure the dial-up doldrums. But the $5-per-month subscription service works best if you tend to visit the same sites every day or haunt Web destinations filled with modem-choking graphics.

By Aug. 23, 2002

4.5 stars Editor's rating Aug. 23, 2002

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Google's SPDY accelerator gets new wind in its sails

The technology for speeding up Web pages becomes part of the standard foundation of the Web. But should that standardization effort reach beyond just SPDY?

By Jan. 24, 2012


Download Accelerator Plus 5.3

Download Accelerator Plus has decent features and performance, but beware the extra charges and ad-serving software.

By Jul. 18, 2002

3.5 stars Editor's rating Jul. 18, 2002

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