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.
Looking to "cloudify" its software-focused products and simplify IT operations, the tech giant acquires the Wi-Fi and cloud-networking start-up.
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.
MoPix unveils a platform that allows filmmakers to upload movies into packaged apps, complete with DVD-style extras.
Corporate partners are vital to nurturing innovations from green-tech start-ups and giving them the gravitas they need to scale beyond niche products.
The pop star and the Google honcho have invested in Backplane, a startup run by Gaga's manager that focuses on musical artists and sports teams, according to The New York Times.
Jonathan Kaplan, former CEO of the company that launched the popular Flip video camera, shows off his new start-up. It's a chain of high-tech grilled-cheese sandwich restaurants. No kidding.
What works and what doesn't work when building a Web start-up? The Startup Genome project aims to answer those questions with its initial report, issued today.
New company gets funding to crunch data from meters and other sources to create energy efficiency profiles for utilities and to make data available for third-party app developers.
Start-up General Fusion gets $19.5 million in financing to pursue nuclear fusion, which has been studied for decades and always is considered decades away.