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Mark Cuban music fest designed for schmoozing while grooving

The serial entrepreneur is promoting Recess, a music festival, pitch competition, and student job fair rolled into one. The "Shark Tank" star tells CNET why he's backing it.

By Mar. 20, 2014


'Hacker hostels' let tech hopefuls snooze -- and schmooze (video)

In Silicon Valley, the next million-dollar idea is easier to find than a place to sleep. That's why a handful of hostels have popped up, all catering to the entrepreneurial crowd. CNET's Kara Tsuboi visited one of them and found out why some residents would pay a premium to stay there.

By Dec. 4, 2012


Rhapsody's CMJ kickoff party: Indie rock and insider schmoozing

The ambitious iTunes rival, still struggling with the whole market share problem, throws a pre-CMJ party in New York. The shocker: people are impressed.

By Oct. 16, 2007


Mobile World Congress starts revving its engine early

The tech trade show, devoted to smartphones, tablets, and just about anything that connects to a mobile network, is getting under way in Barcelona.

By Feb. 22, 2014


LinkedIn Contacts looks to boost relationships

Keep track of professional contacts with LinkedIn's new app, hide from Facebook's green dots, and doodle in new ways with Draw Something 2.

By Apr. 25, 2013


Why BlackBerry needs a budget BB10 phone ASAP

A lower-cost phone running BlackBerry 10 could show up at the company's BlackBerry Live conference. CNET breaks down why it's important.

By May. 11, 2013


India to plug in solar-powered telecom towers

Rural areas outside the reach of mobile phone network will get off-grid, solar-powered base stations designed for low-cost and battery storage.

By Jan. 25, 2011


A warmer, fuzzier Whitacre?

Is hard-edged SBC CEO Ed Whitacre going through an extreme makeover?

By Mar. 7, 2005


LG's new hi-fi hosts parties

LG's new micro hi-fi system is a touchy, glossy disc player and iPod dock that will be "presenting" this year's MTV Australia Awards after-party.

By Apr. 23, 2008


DemoFall swag: Meh

I hate to sound shallow, but I was expecting more loot.

By Sep. 24, 2007