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Idealism for New York tech, from VC Fred Wilson

The venture capitalist and local tech industry leader gave a "history lesson" of the city's industry as his keynote at the Web 2.0 Expo, but it seemed unnaturally idealistic given economic times that keep getting worse.

By September 17, 2008


Q&A with Fred Krupp of the Environmental Defense Fund

Krupp's strategy has enlisted the support of many corporate titans. The common theme: Fighting pollution isn't only a good thing--it can be good for business.

By March 22, 2008


'FRED': a CSI detective's best friend

Secure 2 terabytes of incriminating crime-scene data on the fly.

By September 18, 2007


Can the 'freemium' model weather the financial storm?

I don't want to jump on the bandwagon but the latest market upset takes place at a very inconvenient time for a lot of start-ups, which aren't exactly swimming in cash.

By September 29, 2008


Video: Republican convention, day 2 recap

Fred Thompson tells the life story of presumptive nominee John McCain, who also gets a good word from former Democrat Joe Lieberman.

By September 3, 2008


Fifty years later, IBM's inventors celebrate the 'Stretch'

Judged a failure at the time, Big Blue's 7030 supercomputer left a rich, albeit indirect legacy for the rest of the computer industry.

By September 12, 2008


Apple settles backdating lawsuit for $14 million

Stock-option backdating troubles at Apple appear to be history following the settlement of a shareholder suit filed against company executives.

By September 10, 2008


In NFL deal, an extra point for Adobe's Flash

Football fans will get to see live streaming of NBC's Sunday night games via Flash--not NBC's Olympic teammate, Silverlight.

By September 6, 2008


Foxit PDF reader v2.3 updated with bug fixes

This software update was all too easy to miss. I missed it.

By September 2, 2008


Veoh decision setback for Viacom, but Google not off hook

In the Veoh video copyright case and in Viacom's lawsuit against YouTube, there's a key difference: whether the plaintiff sent take-down notices.

By August 28, 2008