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Virgin Mobile Venture

The Virgin Mobile Venture is an entry-level smartphone that carries out basic tasks reliably, but with low-spec hardware and a pokey processor.

May 29, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating May 29, 2012

Systemax Venture VX2

It doesn't look like your typical gaming box, but fortunately the Systemax Venture VX2 also carries a price that's atypical of a gaming PC. It's one of the better-outfitted $2,000 PCs we've come across. Gamers and anyone running high-end graphics apps should take notice of this unassuming desktop.

January 17, 2007

3.5 stars Editors' rating January 17, 2007

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Systemax Venture C2D

While the Systemax Venture C2D offers a decent set of specs for a Core 2 Duo system in this price range, serious graphics driver issues and a bad case design make us think you can do a lot better without spending much more.

August 27, 2006

2.5 stars Editors' rating August 27, 2006

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NASA's own super-black coating ventures into space

Vantablack may be the darkest material in the world, but NASA aims to have the darkest material out of this world when it tests a nano-coating on the space station.

By August 13, 2014


Wearables venture into roller skates, mouth guards

The wearables industry shows signs of expanding beyond wristbands. CNET's Sumi Das takes a look at the best devices from the Wearable Technologies Conference in San Francisco.

By July 16, 2014


New venture fund to offer ownership stakes to tech entrepreneurs

Looking to shake up a stodgy business, a former Yahoo deal-maker turned seed investor plans to offer partnership stakes to entrepreneurs funded by his new company.

By July 10, 2014


​Venture capitalist Tim Draper revealed as mystery Bitcoin hoarder

The Silicon Valley investor plans to help emerging markets with the nearly 30k bitcoins bought from the Silk Road auction.

By July 2, 2014


Systemax Venture C11R

Systemax’s $299 PC proves that you get what you pay for, which in this case is a slow system with woefully outdated components.

November 19, 2003

3 stars Editors' rating November 19, 2003

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Index Ventures raises $550M to fund early stage startups

Venture capital firm will use new fund to focus on the mobile-consumer, enterprise, networks, and financial-services sectors.

By June 10, 2014


Social-equality debate triggers blowup between venture capitalists

A discussion on how San Francisco's tech community is falling short leads to verbal pyrotechnics between angel investor Ron Conway and former Facebooker Chamath Palihapitiya.

By June 9, 2014