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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


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


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


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