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Solyndra's burnout burdens other solar upstarts

The political uproar over failed solar company Solyndra risks eroding support for valuable clean-energy technology programs and could starve promising solar companies of financing.

By Sep. 21, 2011


My Yahoo gives an inch to iGoogle, upstarts

The Internet company's personalized home page service My Yahoo loses ground to rival Google.

By Feb. 25, 2008


Israeli upstarts follow money to Silicon Valley

Fifteen Israeli companies show off their technology to a group of investors and tech leaders at Microsoft's Mountain View offices.

By Feb. 6, 2008


Undertone Networks raises millions to buy online ad upstarts

Undertone, one of the last independent online advertising networks, does not disclose terms of the deal, except to say it's worth more than $40 million.

By Mar. 31, 2008


Microsoft-Yahoo combo could mean one fewer exit for upstarts

The two companies have acquired more than 150 companies, combined, over the last 12 years. Will the M&A spigot get turned down in a merged company?

By Mar. 3, 2008


Upstart.com aims to be a Kickstarter for college grads

Rather than invest in a company or product, why not invest in a person? Founders of Palo Alto-based Upstart have come up with a system where backers fund people based on their potential.

By Apr. 29, 2013


WhatsApp now chats up 400M people each month

The mobile messaging app is now one-third the size of Facebook.

By Dec. 19, 2013


Maserati Alfieri concept is one heckuva 100th birthday present

Maserati built the Alfieri concept, unveiled at the 2014 Geneva show, for its 100th anniversary.

By Mar. 4, 2014


Why Google's price cut made the consumer cloud biz a lot cloudier

After Google drastically slashes prices on its cloud storage monthly plans, it's now a matter of time before the other major players react.

By Mar. 15, 2014


Zuckerberg to headline phone show Mobile World Congress

Mark Zuckerberg likes this: the Facebook founder will deliver the keynote speech at phone-focused industry extravaganza in February.

By Jan. 16, 2014