Living in Silicon Valley, one gets used to meeting people who are optimistic and who talk about changing the world. But as I lamented in this piece ab... read more »
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Here&'s the latest from VentureBeat&'s Entrepreneur Corner:Further demystifying the VC term sheet a4 &''Price-based antidilution adjustment&'' isn&'t ... read more »
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Ten years ago, most VCs refused to invest outside of Silicon Valley. Now, most of them have funds in Israel, Europe, India or China&8211' and lately m... read more »
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It&'s now nearly the end of the year, and you know what that means: end-of-the-year lists. Apple has just released a bunch, and now Google has too. A... read more »
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In yet another blow to the Symbian platform, the non-profit Symbian Foundation announced today that it will transition to a licensing-only role, wh... read more »
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Google has introduced a new comment stream feature in its online document sharing and editing program, Google Docs, in an effort to promote the servic... read more »
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Spotify, the much-hyped music streaming company from Sweden, announced today that it has reached one million paying subscribers. Unlike most other mus... read more »
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A slight format change for Why Is This News this week: no guest, just the two of us discussing this week&'s big technology stories from outside the va... read more »
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T-Mobile has grand plans to double its 4G network&'s speeds from 21 megabits per second to 42 Mbps in 2011, the carrier announced today at the Consume... read more »
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Sports app startup Zepp has a mobile app that can finally fix your golf swing golf swing.The company showcased a motion-capture application that can b... read more »
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Facebook announced a new version of Facebook Messages today that could put the social networking site at the center of your online communication.The c... read more »
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Music service Slacker plans to launch its long-anticipated premium version this month, marketing vice president Jonathan Sasse told me yesterday. The ... read more »
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During your time online, you&'ve filled out dozens probably even hundreds of forms of all shapes and sizes, covering everything from usernames to ... read more »
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SolarCity has expanded again.For the second time this year, the residential solar company has made an acquisition to expand its business on the East C... read more »
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Hoping to advance the speed of everything from computers to game consoles, Rambus is announcing today it has invented an extremely fast way to transfe... read more »
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Hitwise has released another staggering data point in favor of Facebook&'s domination today. According to Hitwise&'s data, 1 in 4 page views in the U... read more »
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Samsung&'s Galaxy S selling spree continues, as the company announces it has shipped 3 million of the Android phones to the US since they first went o... read more »
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Google has been ramping up its product search and advertising efforts just in time for the holidays. Case in point: At Web 2.0 Summit Google VP of Pr... read more »
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A few weeks ago I wrote about some office space that was available in the South Park area of San Francisco&'s SoMa district. Why was it interesting Be... read more »
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Google last night announced a major update to its search algorithm that aims to remove low-quality sites from search results and improve the rankings ... read more »
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