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VC Fred Wilson: Apple won't rule tech in 2020

The venture capitalist says the top tech companies in six years will be Facebook, Google, and "one that we've never heard of."

By May 5, 2014

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VC Fred Wilson: Google Glass is like Apple's Newton

Google's computerized eyewear is a harbinger of things to come, but the technology isn't ready for the mainstream yet, Union Square Ventures' Fred Wilson decides.

By December 10, 2013

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Samsung shrieks: Captain Kirk, Fred Flintstone talked to watches

A new ad trying to make the poorly reviewed Galaxy Gear somehow relevant, features Captain Kirk, and a host of other watch-talkers throughout entertainment history.

By October 6, 2013

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Yahoo Chairman Fred Amoroso resigns

The company's chairman of the board of directors will stay on till the June 25 shareholders meeting, but he won't seek reelection.

By April 25, 2013

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VC Fred Wilson: 'Mobile does not reward feature richness'

Union Square Ventures' Fred Wilson sees around the corner as it relates how the shift from web to mobile will impact the form and design of apps.

By July 1, 2012

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Fred Amoroso: Is this the man behind Yahoo's patent offensive?

Before joining Yahoo's board, Fred Amoroso was known for waging aggressive patent litigation at Rovi. Now Yahoo has adopted similar tactics against Facebook.

By March 16, 2012

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Google, Viacom link up on 'Fred' movie

The YouTube star is getting his own TV movie, and the company backing it is Nickelodeon--owned by Viacom, which is fighting YouTube owner Google in a major copyright case.

By August 6, 2010

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'Fred' creator, the Tiger Woods of user-generated video?

A 15-year-old from Nebraska produces the most popular series on YouTube and is in discussions about a possible movie deal. Is this user-gen's version of a Hollywood player?

By November 14, 2008

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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

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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