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Your data is the cloud's best bartering tool

Open source gives users control of the cloud, which is precisely why cloud vendors will never go there.

By Jan. 14, 2009

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Green-tech news harvest: barter economy thrives online, solar stocks in slump

Networking sites expand for exchanging goods; courts tie coal power to carbon emissions; more bad news for bees; SUVs prices plunge; new biodiesel standards.

By Jul. 2, 2008

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SAP touts service that sells customer data from phone firms

The European maker of enterprise software would serve as a kind of middleman, analyzing data gathered by various wireless operators, selling results to marketers, and sharing the profits with the wireless companies.

By May. 21, 2013

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Google's genius pin frenzy attracts hordes at MWC (photos)

An all-conference scavenger hunt and barter economy of whimsical Android badges, a claw game, a twisty slide, and real ice cream sandwiches made Google a top destination all show long.

By Mar. 1, 2012

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Cleanweb Hackathon app measures gadget energy

The first hackathon for writing applications that use natural resources more efficiently kicked off this weekend and announced a winner.

By Sep. 12, 2011

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Are physical Bitcoins legal?

Brass- and gold-plated physical Bitcoins are now available. Just don't let the FBI know...

By Oct. 25, 2011

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The future of clean tech? Try hacking code

The idea of the "cleanweb," or using IT to deal with energy and resource problems, gains ground among entrepreneurs and VCs at weekend hackathon.

By May. 8, 2012

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Craigslist bests MySpace as top search term

MySpace has been the top term since March 11, 2006. Hitwise suggests more consumers are going to Craigslist as the ailing economy prods them to look for bargains.

By Mar. 20, 2009

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Anonymous touts its own social network: 'Anon+'

With the DefCon hacking conference set to begin in Las Vegas next week, hacking group/movement/"idea" Anonymous is touting its own "social network," a site with the Googly moniker Anon+.

By Jul. 30, 2011

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'Compostmodern' fertilizes the creative mind

editor's notebook S.F. confab devoted to sustainable design attempts to get the good ideas growing.

By Jan. 24, 2011