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Green tech still withering in the 'Valley of Death'

In the wake of Beacon Power's bankruptcy, other clean-tech companies with loan guarantees could be in for trouble, too.

By November 1, 2011

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Minority entrepreneurs set up own Valley incubator

A group of black entrepreneurs aims to turn around stats showing how underrepresented minorities are in tech through its New Media accelerator program.

By August 9, 2011

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Google to back East London Tech City with new start-up centre

Google is opening a seven-storey 'start-up centre' in East London, which will serve as a launchpad for new Internet companies.

By September 30, 2011

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Twenty thousand reasons to go to SXSW

Last year, thousands flocked to Austin, Texas, for South by Southwest Interactive, and even more will likely show up when the 2012 event kicks off this week. But why do they come?

By March 7, 2012

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Five things we learned at the ARPA-E Summit

Scientific research and entrepreneurship in clean energy is alive and well at the ARPA-E Summit.

By February 29, 2012

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Facebook IPO: Social network makes its move

roundup Silicon Valley and Wall Street had been watching since forever, it seems, for Facebook to go public. Now the IPO filing is finally upon us, and we're learning a lot about the social network.

By February 2, 2012

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Three reasons Facebook has to go public

Founder Mark Zuckerberg can't hold off going public any longer--and that should be great for the company.

By January 31, 2012

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At Hacker Dojo, Silicon Valley techies build toward success

Since August 2009, a funky industrial space in Mountain View, Calif., has become a home away from home for more than 200 people looking for a community of like-minded techies.

By April 4, 2011

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Startup Secret No. 19: Shift your own gears

You need to run the business manually for a while before you shift it into automatic.

By January 18, 2012

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Tech execs: It's a good time to be a woman in tech (live blog)

On CES panel, three tech leaders--Google's Marissa Mayer, Flickr founder Catarina Fake, and Padmasree Warrior of Cisco--talk about the issues women face in a field dominated by men.

By January 11, 2012