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Road Trip 2009

Geek Gestalt hits the heartland.

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Ambri hopes liquid batteries are the future of clean tech

Backed by Bill Gates, the startup wants to make wind- and solar-energy storage more reliable.

By April 30, 2014

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A Dickensian view of clean-tech financing

There's plenty of enthusiasm for funding the latest green-tech or alternative-fuel company. The problem is the economy stinks, and doesn't look like it will improve anytime soon.

By January 23, 2009

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Clean-tech startup GreatPoint scales up in China

In a $1.25 billion deal, GreatPoint Energy's coal-to-natural gas technology will be built in China, the first large-scale plant for that technology in the world.

By February 20, 2012

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Peter Thiel takes HGH, plans to live until he's 120

The venture capitalist and libertarian offers that he takes HGH to boost his muscles and longevity. But why choose 120? Why not live forever?

By December 19, 2014

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Elon Musk worries Skynet is only five years off

The Tesla and SpaceX CEO voices fears that artificial intelligence could become dangerous by the end of the decade.

By November 19, 2014

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Is clean tech China's moon shot?

The global race to develop clean tech is shaping up to be a contest between Chinese-style capitalism and the U.S. and Europe's more market-oriented approach.

By January 28, 2010

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Putin gives Russian smartphone to his Chinese counterpart

In a show of goodwill, the Russian president gives China President Xi Jinping a Russia-made YotaPhone 2.

By November 10, 2014

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VC: Businesses must spend big like Facebook -- or die

​Venture capitalist Saul Klein says big companies shouldn't jeer when Google buys Nest for $3.2 billion or Facebook buys WhatsApp for $22 billion. Of course, he's a salesman with a job to do.

By November 4, 2014

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Intel invests $62M in virtual reality, drones, mobile

The chipmaker's investment arm expects to invest about $355 million altogether this year.

By November 4, 2014

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Five ways Samsung can overhaul its ailing smartphone business

Profits tumbled a stunning 74 percent in Samsung's mobile business in the third quarter, and tough times may continue. Here's what Samsung can do to turn things around.

By October 31, 2014