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How companies can leverage the 'collaborative economy' (Q&A)

With Crowd Companies, Jeremiah Owyang is hoping to help companies develop business models and best practices around the shared economy, the maker movement, and more.

By Dec. 11, 2013


Global manhunt will leverage social media to find 'suspects'

The TAG Challenge is a one-day competition based in part on 2009's DARPA Red Balloon challenge. Teams will face off to see if anyone can track five "thieves" in cities around the world.

By Mar. 25, 2012


Shimon Peres calls for tech to leverage infantry

Appealing to an audience of inventors at the Launch conference, the president of Israel suggested they could both help Israel and take advantage of its resources.

By Mar. 7, 2012


RIM should sell handset biz, leverage patents, investor says

Jaguar Financial says the company should also institute a change in management to reduce the "dominance" co-CEOs Jim Balsillie and Mike Lazaridis has at RIM.

By Dec. 15, 2011


Leverage: A bank (sort of) for your gift cards

Register plastic gift cards at Leverage, and the company will keep track of your cards and their balances, send offers from cards' retailers, and pay you interest on unused balances.

By Nov. 16, 2007


New ad networks leverage Facebook's long tail

fbExchange, Hungry Machine, Lookery, and other new Facebook ad networks

By Oct. 8, 2007


Musk, Zuckerberg, Kutcher invest in AI firm Vicarious

The three are joining in on a $40 million round that will help Vicarious toward its ambitious goal: translating the brain's neocortex into code.

By Mar. 21, 2014


Symantec fires CEO Steve Bennett

Board member Michael Brown will serve as interim CEO while maker of Norton antivirus software hunts for its second chief executive in two years.

By Mar. 20, 2014


Sony, Panasonic unveil Archival Disc for long-term digital storage

The technology will launch next year with 300GB of possible storage, but that will be upped to 1TB on a single disc, according to the companies.

By Mar. 10, 2014


Cook up IFTTT recipes on your iPad

With version 2.0 of the popular iOS app, iPad users can now create and manage their if/thens. Plus: push notifications!

By Apr. 8, 2014