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Curt Woodward / Xconomy:
We're Number 9!  U.S. Slips in Internet Connection Ranking   —  Here's something to add to your decline-of-the-empire files: the U.S. is falling further behind in world rankings of average Internet connection speeds.  —  That's the verdict from the latest State of the Internet Report by Akamai …
Jul 23, 2013, 9:10 PMIn context
Curt Woodward / Xconomy:
Android Co-Founder Rich Miner: Fragmentation “An Overblown Issue”   —  Sure, smartphone developers find it frustrating to keep up with the multiple versions of Google's Android operating system scattered across hundreds of millions of smartphones around the world.
Jul 12, 2013, 6:00 PMIn context
Curt Woodward / Xconomy:
Schmidt: Google Glass Critics “Afraid of Change,” Society Will Adapt   —  Google Glass is just getting into the hands of developers, and you're still many months away from seeing consumers walking around with the voice-activated computer display/camera devices on their faces.
Apr 26, 2013, 3:35 PMIn context
Michael Davidson / Xconomy:
SSD Developer Fusion-io Buys CO-based NexGen Storage for $119M   —  NexGen Storage, a developer of data storage technology based in Louisville, CO, has been acquired by Fusion-io in a $119 million deal, the companies announced today.  The acquisition is a sizable sale for a Colorado tech company …
Apr 24, 2013, 7:10 PMIn context
Brian Overstreet / Xconomy:
California To Hit Startup Founders with Big Retroactive Tax Bills   —  California is a great place to live and work, but it is not a particularly friendly place to start and run a small business.  —  In 1999, I co-founded Sagient Research Systems, an enterprise-focused data company in San Diego.
Jan 15, 2013, 8:25 PMIn context
Gregory T. Huang / Xconomy:
Polaris's Dogpatch Labs Evolving in Boston, Dublin, Closing in NY, Palo Alto   —  Big changes are afoot in Polaris Ventures' network of startup incubators, known as Dogpatch Labs.  The short story: Dogpatch in Cambridge, MA, is moving from its current office, subleased from Microsoft …
Jan 11, 2013, 8:05 PMIn context
Luke Timmerman / Xconomy:
Exclusive: OVP Venture Partners, NW's Oldest VC Firm, To Shut Down   —  OVP Venture Partners, the Kirkland, WA-based venture firm that has invested $750 million in more than 125 high tech, biotech and clean energy companies in its history, won't raise any new funds and is gradually winding …
Oct 11, 2012, 5:50 PMIn context
Wade Roush / Xconomy:
Twitter's iPad App Update Provokes a Backlash   —  Twitter CEO Dick Costolo appeared on NBC's Today Show Tuesday morning to unveil a new look for profile pages on Twitter's website and, much more interesting to this reporter, the new “5.0″ version of Twitter's iPad app.
Sep 18, 2012, 11:05 PMIn context
Wade Roush / Xconomy:
Google's Rules of Acquisition: How to Be an Android, Not an Aardvark   —  In the technology world, acquisitions so often go awry that it's a wonder big corporations keep shelling out to buy smaller ones at all.  Just look at disasters like News Corp's acquisition of MySpace, eBay's acquisition of Skype …
Mar 6, 2012, 7:50 AMIn context
Gregory T. Huang / Xconomy:
Hewlett-Packard Expands to Cambridge via Vertica's “Big Data” Center   —  There's a new big tech company in town.  In fact, it's arguably the world's biggest technology company (by revenue), and it's joining the ranks of IBM, EMC, Microsoft, Google, and, most recently, Amazon, in expanding to the Boston-Cambridge area.
Jan 24, 2012, 1:05 AMIn context

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