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clean-tech investor summit 2009

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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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Road Trip 2009

Geek Gestalt hits the heartland.

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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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Uber snaps up mapping company deCarta

The ride-hailing service acquires deCarta to amp up its carpooling feature and the way it figures out passengers' ETAs.

By March 3, 2015

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Microsoft may buy digital-pen maker N-trig for $200M

The tech giant has been using N-trig's styluses for its Surface tablet line, which is now a billion-dollar business.

By February 12, 2015

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Samsung, Sequoia invest in Israeli video-chat startup

Mobile video service Rounds raises $12 million, giving it a bit more ammunition to compete in the messaging app world.

By January 14, 2015

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Kabam expands with TapZen and Magic Pixel Games acquisitions

The purchases bring former Zynga executive Mike Verdu on as an executive ahead of eventual public offering.

By January 13, 2015

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Verizon said to be kicking the tires on AOL acquisition

Merger could boost the wireless operator's video offerings, according to Bloomberg.

By January 5, 2015

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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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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