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BioShock Infinite and games as edutainment

Can (and should) video games teach history and politics?

By March 26, 2013

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Netflix pays $9 million to settle privacy violation lawsuit

After a higher-than-expected fourth quarter, the video subscription service unburdens itself of a pending yearlong class action suit and settles for $9 million.

By February 13, 2012

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Feds seize illegal sports-streaming sites

Just in time for Super Bowl Sunday, the federal agents announce they have seized and shuttered 307 Web sites that either live-streamed sports or sold fake NFL paraphernalia.

By February 2, 2012

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GE challenge seeds consumer clean-tech start-ups

In its green business plan contest, General Electric and venture capitalists put $68 million in home energy start-ups to bring their products to market.

By June 23, 2011

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GE funds energy start-ups in smart grid contest

General Electric and VC partners to invest $55 million in 12 start-ups while GE to make $10 million to students to encourage training in electric power engineering.

By November 16, 2010

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GE brings smart grid home with energy monitor, EV charger

As part of a smart-grid initiative, General Electric rolls out a home energy management system that works with smart meters and an electric vehicle charging pedestal for cities and campuses.

By July 13, 2010

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A movement for meaning-driven business?

The conversation about meaning-driven business is continuing, and some pundits want "meaning" to not only be an abstract concept, but a movement.

By August 9, 2009

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Banned in Cupertino

Apple will reject books from the App Store that contain content it finds objectionable. It's within its rights to do so, but how does the company define "objectionable?"

By December 22, 2008

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Big ideas, smaller audiences, and too many (or the wrong) metrics

John Battelle's Conversational Marketing Summit, which debuted last fall with much acclaim in a more intimate setting in San Francisco, faced a challenging task with its second edition last week in New York.

By June 16, 2008

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Gotham mayor tops blog's list of NY tech influencers

Billionaire politician Michael Bloomberg leads the Silicon Alley Insider's ranking of 100 New Yorkers from the media, finance, and entrepreneurship spheres.

By December 4, 2007