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Pets.com gives a blast from the dot bomb past

As Twitter debuts on the New York Stock Exchange, Pets.com and its sock puppet mascot remember the anniversary of one of the biggest busts of the dot-com bubble.

By Nov. 7, 2013

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Wag.com summons ghost of Pets.com

Can you really make money selling dog food online? No, but Wag.com is going to do it anyway.

By Jul. 6, 2011

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Can this iPhone app remote-control your dog?

Pet-Remote is an iPhone-controlled vibrating collar tag that can apparently help train your pooch. You won't have to say a word.

By Dec. 2, 2013

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Post-Twitter IPO: Time to fret about a new tech bubble?

This much is clear: Things are getting frothy out there. But does the stock market's reaction to Twitter's IPO mean another tech bubble is forming?

By Nov. 7, 2013

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Why the Facebook whine-fest goes off the deep end

Here's one instance where Willie Sutton's dictum gets it wrong. Following the money leads you to ask the wrong questions.

By May. 22, 2012

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Venture funding hits two-year high in 2010

Venture funding in the fourth quarter rose to new heights, but are investors stuck in a froth or are there real businesses being built?

By Jan. 12, 2011

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Dear Zynga, Markpincus.com is expired

The CEO of the social gaming giant has had a placeholder Web site for years. Now the registration has expired, and Zynga risks embarrassment--and danger--from losing the domain.

By Feb. 29, 2012

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How to profit from the social-media 'Storyteller Uprising'

Check out this free (for now) e-book on telling stories via social media--useful for anyone with a product, service or idea to sell.

By Feb. 14, 2012

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Google+ wants to usher in the masses. Can it?

It's going to take more than TV commercials to convince the world that Google+ is a better place to share stuff than Facebook.

By Nov. 25, 2011

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That 'P' in PHP stands for 'pink': It's Nerd Barbie!

An online contest from Mattel unveils the latest "career" for the iconic doll: she's now a computer engineer. But do real female programmers actually wear that much pink?

By Feb. 12, 2010