CNET editors round up the hottest gadgets for Mom this year.
Entrepreneur Magazine has awarded the lofty title to hardware hacker Limor "Ladyada" Fried. It's significant for her -- and proof that open source is big business.
The AOL co-founder is on a mission to keep skilled entrepreneurs in the United States and to help fuel startups in cities far from Silicon Valley.
The latest group of "20 Under 20" Thiel Fellows includes a junior at Harvard who's leaving to work on education software. Other projects: a desktop fabricator for electronics and a telepresence device.
Progress in Technology Middle East seeks to foster Silicon Valley connections for Mideast startups, including one that turns Muslim prayer into an app.
For two months last fall, Eric Simons secretly took up residence inside the Internet giant's Palo Alto, Calif., campus, eating free food, enjoying gym access, and building a startup in the process.
Analyzing the public profiles of startup founders, the social network has compiled a list of schools, industries, and other factors that many of them have in common.
A group of black entrepreneurs aims to turn around stats showing how underrepresented minorities are in tech through its New Media accelerator program.
The Startup Bus is taking 150 "buspreneurs" from five cities to South by Southwest Interactive. CNET's Daniel Terdiman will be along for the ride as they compete in teams en route to create the best app.
And as usual, Forbes' latest list of the wealthiest 400 Americans includes a tech industry who's who, from Ellison to Zuckerberg to Musk.
Matthew Szulik is Ernst & Young's 2008 Entrepreneur of the Year, a distinction he has earned.