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startup act 2.0

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Senator prods Congress to move on Startup Act 2.0

The U.S. immigration system is broken and needs to be fixed to allow more entrepreneurs and engineers to stay in the country, Senator Jerry Moran tells reporters at CES today.

By Jan. 9, 2013

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AKG K551 headphones

The AKG K551s are closed portable headphones with an open, airy sound, but their relative lack of bass means they're actually better for use at home.

By Jul. 15, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating Jul. 15, 2013
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Apple's next act: Team up with Nike on a 'smartband'?

The company might not launch the long-awaited smartwatch, but could be partnering with Nike to deliver a new smartband that tracks activity -- according to a report.

By Apr. 22, 2014

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Startup pitches post-JOBS Act: Pump up the volume

Publicly soliciting investments is about to become legal -- and that could push the tech startup mania to a whole new level.

By Mar. 26, 2012

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Toshiba Kirabook (2014)

The design of Toshiba's high-end Kirabook hasn't changed since last year, but it has aged gracefully. The components get an update and the battery life gets a big boost, making this an all-around excellent, but expensive, ultrabook.

By Mar. 5, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Mar. 5, 2014
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How Target detected hack but failed to act -- Bloomberg

Despite alerts received through a $1.6 million malware detection system, Target failed to stop hackers from stealing credit card numbers and personal information of millions of customers, Bloomberg reports.

By Mar. 13, 2014

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Silicon Valley hopes to reboot startup visas in 2013

Google, Microsoft, Facebook, and other tech firms are calling for new visas for entrepreneurs and skilled engineers. So far, though, neither the White House nor Congress has been paying attention.

By Nov. 8, 2012

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T-Mobile's third act: A push to end industry overage fees

The "Uncarrier" is out with a campaign to get its competitors to eliminate the fees charged when customers go over their allotted voice minutes, text messages, or data.

By Apr. 14, 2014

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T-Mobile's next act: Attracting tablet buyers with free data

The company will let new and existing postpaid customers add an LTE slate to their existing plans and get nearly 1.2GB of free data through the end of the year.

By Apr. 10, 2014

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Startup Soraa lights up with 'LED 2.0'

The startup sees a 75 percent boost in efficiency with its LED bulb, a new material platform for bringing down the cost of LEDs for general lighting.

By Feb. 7, 2012