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Microsoft's top task for Windows 10: Proving it's worth starting up

The world's largest software maker has to convince developers to write apps for the new version of its widely used operating system. But it also needs to win over customers, from consumers to businesses. That's no simple task.

By April 27, 2015


Cisco nabs cloud-networking start-up Meraki for $1.2 billion

Looking to "cloudify" its software-focused products and simplify IT operations, the tech giant acquires the Wi-Fi and cloud-networking start-up.

By November 18, 2012


RIM aims to recapture start-up mojo with fresh blood

T.A. McCann, former CEO of start-up Gist and current RIM executive, says he is bringing the same kind of culture to the embattled BlackBerry maker.

By August 15, 2012


How one start-up is turning movies into mobile apps

MoPix unveils a platform that allows filmmakers to upload movies into packaged apps, complete with DVD-style extras.

By August 13, 2012


Quirky's CEO steps down

Six years after founding the crowd-sourced invention platform, Ben Kaufman will no longer serve as Quirky's chief executive.

By August 2, 2015


Chinese firm recruiting 1M messaging app users to sell electronics

Haier, an electronics giant, is enlisting sellers through WeChat -- with the incentive of sales commissions. Social selling may be the next big wave.

By August 27, 2015


Rocket-science-based showerhead soaking up the cash on Kickstarter

The mist-producing, water-saving Nebia showerhead has already been backed by Apple's Tim Cook. Now it's making a splash on Kickstarter as well.

By August 12, 2015


Graava camera promises to capture, edit and share your best moments

Through a combination of sensors and software, this tiny 1080p-resolution mountable and wearable camera can cook down hours of video to just the bits you want to share to your favorite sites.

By August 5, 2015


Pebble CEO hints at how next smartwatch will battle Apple, Google and others

With so many smartwatches due this year, what will Pebble do to compete? Pebble CEO Eric Migicovsky discusses a "new metaphor," and on-board heart rate may not be part of the equation.

By February 11, 2015


Why green-tech start-ups depend on big business

Corporate partners are vital to nurturing innovations from green-tech start-ups and giving them the gravitas they need to scale beyond niche products.

By August 4, 2011