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Rebecca Lynn / Xconomy:
Are Free Motorola Phones in Our Future?  A VC's Take on Why Google is Buying Motorola   —  I was invited to go on Bloomberg West TV on Monday when news broke of Google's plan to acquire Motorola for $12.5 billion in cash.  I hadn't had much time to digest the news before going on live television …
Aug 19, 2011, 12:50 AMIn context
Wade Roush / Xconomy:
Evri Expands Mobile Offerings Beyond Tech News to Sports, Music, and Celebrity Gossip   —  Wade Roush wrote:  —  Evri is going mobile in a big way.  The Seattle- and San Francisco-based information discovery website backed by Paul Allen's Vulcan Capital introduced an Android app called EvriThing Tech …
Sep 30, 2010, 11:00 AMIn context
Wade Roush / Xconomy:
GM Updates OnStar Brand for the Era of Mobile, Social Media   —  Wade Roush wrote:  —  Since 1997, owners of selected General Motors vehicles have had the option of subscribing to OnStar, a cellular service that lets drivers make hands-free phone calls, hear turn-by-turn navigational cues …
Sep 15, 2010, 12:50 AMIn context
Wade Roush / Xconomy:
The Leaning Tower of Ping: How iTunes Could Be Apple's Undoing   —  Wade Roush wrote:  —  With each new product that Apple announces, including the revamped Apple TV and the new Ping social network, Steve Jobs reveals a little bit more of his plan to dominate the media universe.
Sep 3, 2010, 2:10 PMIn context
Wade Roush / Xconomy:
Zynga Buys Conduit Labs; Social Gaming Giant's Footprint Now Includes Boston   —  Wade Roush wrote:  —  [Updated, see page 2] San Francisco-based Zynga, continuing the acquisition spree enabled by the massive success of its social games for Facebook, MySpace, and the Apple iPhone …
Aug 17, 2010, 1:45 PMIn context
Gregory T. Huang / Xconomy:
Is Boston Becoming a Hub for Female Tech Entrepreneurs?  Maybe, and Here's Why   —  When most people think of the New England tech startup scene, they probably don't think of a bunch of women.  Like most places I've visited or lived in, the Boston technology community tends to feel pretty male-dominated.
Aug 10, 2010, 8:30 PMIn context
Wade Roush / Xconomy:
The Story of Siri, from Birth at SRI to Acquisition by Apple—Virtual Personal Assistants Go Mobile   —  Wade Roush wrote:  —  A couple of years ago, a $999 iPhone app called “I Am Rich” made headlines for being the most expensive item in Apple's iTunes App Store.
Jun 14, 2010, 12:00 PMIn context
Wade Roush / Xconomy:
DataXu Raises $11M More for Ad-Buying Platform   —  Wade Roush wrote:  —  Boston-based DataXu, whose bidding engine helps online advertisers decide which advertising purchases are most likely to pay off in the form of conversions or click-throughs, has raised $11 million in new funding, according to an announcement today.
Mar 8, 2010, 1:15 PMIn context
Wade Roush / Xconomy:
Berners-Lee to Share Reins at World Wide Web Consortium with Former IBM, Lucent, Novell Exec   —  Wade Roush wrote:  —  Sir Tim Berners-Lee, inventor of the World Wide Web and director of the Cambridge, MA-based World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), which oversees the standards underlying the global network, has a new co-captain.
Mar 8, 2010, 1:05 AMIn context
Erin Kutz / Xconomy:
Monster and Eons Founder Jeff Taylor Starts Incubator as Protest to Startups Fleeing Boston   —  Erin Kutz wrote:  —  Monster.com and Eons.com founder Jeff Taylor thinks entrepreneurs are bluffing when they cite Boston's harsh winter weather as the reason for fleeing the city for operations elsewhere …
Mar 2, 2010, 10:45 PMIn context

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