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JOBS Act: 5 things to look forward to (and 5 to dread)

As Obama signs the JOBS Act into law, crowdfunding becomes legal and companies get more flexibility in going public. Here's the good and the bad.

By April 5, 2012


JOBS Act clears Senate, one step from becoming law

Crowdfunding and relaxed rules for going public are highlights of new legislative package.

By March 22, 2012


JOBS Act to rewrite rules of Silicon Valley investing

Explained: How changing financial rules will affect technology startups -- and could amp up your exposure to those fledgling companies.

By March 19, 2012


Andy Rachleff: With Facebook, Valley unearths lost art of IPO

Too many entrepreneurs start companies with the goal of selling them. Former VC Andy Rachleff is hoping Facebook inspires people in Silicon Valley to think bigger.

By February 6, 2012


Talking tech with Peter Thiel, investor and philanthropist (Q&A)

CNET chats with Peter Thiel, billionaire tech investor and philanthropist, on startups, the state of the tech economy, and what he's interested in now.

By October 3, 2011


Google extends personalized search to all

Previously, Google would only alter search results based on search history for those signed into Google accounts. Now, it plans to do that for everyone.

By December 4, 2009


The media sells the Google cloud. The enterprise buys Microsoft on-premises

The cloud is sexy to write about, but the reality is that most CIOs still care about "boring" enterprise solutions like Microsoft's.

By August 3, 2009


LogMeIn IPO: Is it financially sound?

Remote-desktop service LogMeIn is looking to go public. But does it have the financial stability to make it big on Nasdaq? Here's a rundown of its balance sheet and projections.

By June 30, 2009


OpenTable IPO: Is it financially sound?

The restaurant reservation service is set to go public on the Nasdaq. But as we consider its move to Wall Street, its financial health is important to consider.

By May 20, 2009