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Select a startup disk in OS X

Accessing the boot menu in OS X is a simple key press, though in some cases it requires specific timing in order to work.

By Feb. 19, 2014

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Beauty startup Birchbox lands $60M in funding

Birchbox plans to use the funds to gain ground in the beauty industry and expand the reach of its sample-filled boxes.

By Apr. 21, 2014

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iControl Networks acquires Piper startup Blacksumac

Blacksumac's $239 Piper all-in-one DIY home security system will add some variety to iControl's current software-based offerings.

By Apr. 9, 2014

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Samsung, Qualcomm back wearable chip startup

The small Santa Clara, Calif.- startup, Ineda Systems, will make chips for wearables that offer long battery life.

By Apr. 8, 2014

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Disney, channeling Silicon Valley, launches startup accelerator

Working with Techstars, the media giant is forming 10 startups with mentors like CEO Bob Iger and giving them access to Disney's IP.

By Feb. 12, 2014

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Google acquires password sounds startup SlickLogin

Company's technology uses high-frequency sounds for Web site identity verification.

By Feb. 16, 2014

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Yahoo snags recruiting software startup Distill

The Sunnyvale, Calif.-based tech giant's latest acquisitions signal help to come for the company's mobile ad business.

By Feb. 13, 2014

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The startup that won itself a Super Bowl ad

GoldieBlox, a company that makes toys to teach girls about engineering, wins an Intuit competition and gets a spot during the big game.

By Feb. 2, 2014

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Windows 8.1 update may default to desktop on startup

An expected update to Windows 8.1 could reportedly boot directly to the traditional Windows desktop, bypassing the tiled "Metro" start screen.

By Jan. 30, 2014

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Evan Williams' media startup Medium raises $25M

The publishing platform that's a mix between Twitter and Blogger gets a hefty wad of cash in venture capital funding.

By Jan. 28, 2014