Crave headed for the UK's own Silicon Fen, meeting a selection of Cambridge start-ups showing off interactive printing, hassle-free online banking and a social network for you and your doctor
The two companies plan to operate under the Brightkite brand, according to a blog post by a founder of the location-based networking start-up.
Pixazza hopes to make money by enlisting people to tag photos with links that let Web surfers buy the products shown. Publishers get a cut, too.
A growing number of youngsters want sites of their own. Here are four start-ups happy to oblige.
The hyperactive tech press thrives on "newness," but the real story is often whether last year's next big thing is doing well or falling apart.
When Twitter first came out, there were a lot of skeptics. No one was quite sure what to do with it. Nevertheless, five years later, it's still here and continuing to grow.
Start-ups from Stirr: 30 Boxes, ClickFacts, DevjaVu, ZapTix, SpyMedia, and NetVibes
Celebrities are often savvy businesspeople, but stepping into the start-up world does not always work out.
Three of the ten start-up companies featured at the Future in Review conference are tackling a wide variety of markets, from food production to music composition.
In the 1970s, Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak were going door-to-door at the UC Berkeley dorms selling "blue boxes" -- electronic devices that tricked the telephone network into allowing free long-distance phone calls.