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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
Wade Roush / Xconomy:
The Apple Paradox: How a Company That's So Closed Can Foster So Much Open Innovation   —  Wade Roush wrote:  —  [Corrected and clarified, 1:30 p.m. 1/25/10, see page 2] Come Wednesday, we'll learn a lot more about Apple's presumed slate device.  What we know right now, first hand, is a big fat nothing.
Jan 26, 2010, 7:30 AMIn context
Sim Simeonov / Xconomy:
Hardware vs. Software: The Defining Technology Battle of This Decade   —  Sim Simeonov wrote:  —  History repeats itself, it seems, because the defining technology battle of this decade is going to come straight from the 80s: it's hardware versus software.  [tweet] Every decade brings …
Jan 20, 2010, 11:10 AMIn context
Ryan McBride / Xconomy:
Segway Business Shifting Gears with Ownership and Management Changes   —  Ryan McBride wrote:  —  Segway, the maker of two-wheeled transporters of the same name, has been sold through a merger with a UK holding company for an undisclosed sum, and the firm's CEO, Jim Norrod …
Jan 14, 2010, 3:30 PMIn context
Gregory T. Huang / Xconomy:
MIT MBA Students: Amazon, Google, and T-Mobile Are Hiring, Expedia Isn't; Microsoft “Super Interesting,” Apple Is “Sterile”  —  Gregory T. Huang wrote:  —  [Updated 3:30pm 1/9/10 with clarification (see below)] If you want to know which companies are looking to hire top young business talent around town …
Jan 8, 2010, 8:15 PMIn context
Robert Buderi / Xconomy:
The Story of Google Friend Connect: Google Cambridge's First Wholly Home-Grown Product   —  Robert Buderi wrote:  —  [Updated and corrected, see below—Also see end of story for news of Google announcement of Nov. 4] In May 2008, Google moved into colorful (hey, it's Google) new offices in the heart of Kendall Square.
Nov 3, 2009, 1:10 PMIn context

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