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Watson leader highlights list of eight new IBM Fellows

Big Blue announces its 2011 Fellows, eight winners of the company's "most prestigious technical honor." Among them is David Ferrucci, who led the team that built a supercomputer capable of beating the world's-best "Jeopardy" players.

By May. 3, 2011


Ford sponsors MIT energy fellows

Automaker first to join MIT Energy Initiative, a group focused on using technology to solve global energy problems.

By Oct. 4, 2007


Obama administration vows 'tech surge' for HealthCare.gov

Conceding that the health insurance marketplace "has not lived up to the expectations of the American people," a US government blog post promises to enlist aid from among "the best and brightest."

By Oct. 20, 2013


How Code for America upgrades local government

Frequently described as a Peace Corps for geeks, Code for America pairs highly skilled Web developers and entrepreneurs with cities in need of high-tech help.

By Apr. 9, 2013


Yahoo Labs and Carnegie Mellon forge $10 million partnership

The tech giant and the university will focus on mobile and personalization products, giving researchers access to data from Yahoo users who opt in.

By Feb. 12, 2014


Here's Megan Fox showing her Call of Duty during a 'Hangover'

The Call of Duty: Ghosts ad is released. Yes, boys will be boys and Megan Fox will put up with them -- at least for a moment.

By Nov. 5, 2013


Former Microsoft VP thought dead after his plane crashes into Connecticut homes

Bill Henningsgaard, a former sales VP at the computing giant, is presumed dead, along with his 17-year-old son and two younger children, after his plane crashes into two homes while approaching an airport.

By Aug. 10, 2013


CyanogenMod founder teases Oppo as first smartphone partner

The Oppo N1 may prove to be the first smartphone to officially run CyanogenMod's custom take on Android straight out of the box.

By Sep. 20, 2013


iPhone 5C in the pink in new Lumia-esque leaked pics

Apple's low-cost new iPhone has popped up in new leaked pics that appear to show the budget blower in some familiar Nokia-like pastel shades.

By Sep. 2, 2013


Y Combinator for the world? How USAID lab plans to fight poverty

The goal of the U.S. Global Development Lab is nothing short of harnessing innovation to eliminate extreme poverty by 2030. Crave's Eric Mack asks USAID about the ambitious plan it likens to DARPA.

By Apr. 3, 2014