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Start-ups on a mission find new home with Inveneo

S.F. start-up focused on bringing computing and networking to groups working in emerging markets is sharing space with like-minded ventures.

By May 27, 2010


Aiming to spark social innovation

San Francisco-based Inveneo tries to wire the developing world while using its home base as an incubator for other socially conscious start-ups. CNET's Ina Fried talks with CEO Kristin Peterson.

By May 26, 2010


Low power twist for PCs in Africa

The computers cost a lot, but they run on 18 watts of power at a peak.

By June 27, 2007


Bike-powered Internet

By July 20, 2005


New Wi-Fi distance record: 382 kilometers

How can you stretch Wi-Fi? Researcher Ermanno Pietrosemoli establishes a connection between peaks in the Andes mountains.

By June 18, 2007


A view from Microsoft's disaster central

From a standard conference room at Microsoft's headquarters, the software maker coordinates its emergency response, such as the effort under way in Haiti.

By January 26, 2010