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Gregory T. Huang / Xconomy:
From MIT Blackjack Team to Amazon Acquisition: The Lexcycle Story   —  Gregory T. Huang wrote:  —  Neelan Choksi says he has an “addictive personality.”  That might explain why he carefully orders an orange juice at the espresso bar, while I jack up my caffeine intake with another 12-ounce latte.
May 8, 2009, 12:55 PMIn context
Robert Buderi / Xconomy:
Facebook Co-Founder Settles in at General Catalyst: Out to Learn and Help Young Entrepreneurs   —  Robert Buderi wrote:  —  This article is a prototype for a new, still-unnamed weekly column featuring conversations with local innovators, entrepreneurs, and investors.
May 4, 2009, 11:25 AMIn context
Wade Roush / Xconomy:
At CHI Meeting, Microsoft Turns Computing Interfaces on Their Head, and Side, and Back   —  Wade Roush wrote:  —  I spent a couple of days this week at CHI, the big annual meeting of the Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group on Computer-Human Interaction (ACM SIGCHI).
Apr 10, 2009, 2:55 PMIn context
Robert Buderi / Xconomy:
Paul Graham on Why Boston Should Worry About Its Future as a Tech Hub—Says Region Focuses On Ideas, Not Startups   —  Robert Buderi wrote:  —  For entrepreneurs and investors alike, it was a sad day back in January, when Y Combinator founder Paul Graham announced he would stay …
Mar 10, 2009, 11:35 AMIn context
Juha-Pekka Tikka / Xconomy:
The Greatest Internet Pioneers You Never Heard Of : The Story of Erwise and Four Finns Who Showed the Way to the Web Browser  —  Juha-Pekka Tikka wrote:  —  Three quiet and unknown Finnish engineers in their late thirties, Kim Nyberg, Kari Sydänmaanlakka, and Teemu Rantanen …
Mar 3, 2009, 9:40 AMIn context
Wade Roush / Xconomy:
Kindling a Revolution: E Ink's Russ Wilcox on E-Paper, Amazon, and the Future of Publishing   —  Wade Roush wrote:  —  Almost as soon as Amazon released the Kindle e-book reader in November 2007, I settled in to wait for the Kindle 2.  Like many other observers, I thought Amazon …
Feb 26, 2009, 2:55 PMIn context
Rachel Tompa / Xconomy:
UW Computer Scientist Oren Etzioni on Startups, Venture Capital, and the Future of Web Search   —  Rachel Tompa wrote:  —  Oren Etzioni, a computer science and engineering professor at the University of Washington, has certainly ventured out of the ivory tower since he first came to Seattle 18 years ago.
Feb 18, 2009, 8:45 PMIn context
Wade Roush / Xconomy:
Sugar Beyond the XO Laptop: Walter Bender on OLPC, Sucrose 0.84, and “Sugar on a Stick”   —  Wade Roush wrote:  —  Many people wouldn't touch coffee or cereal without sugar.  And the XO laptop would be useless without Sugar—the standard, Linux-based graphical interface for the little green laptop …
Feb 5, 2009, 2:55 PMIn context
Robert Buderi / Xconomy:
OLPC 2.0: After Layoffs, One Laptop Foundation Reboots With New Focus and Big Plans   —  Robert Buderi wrote:  —  For those inspired by Nicholas Negroponte's vision of bringing affordable computing to every child on the planet, it was a sad day early this month when the One Laptop Per Child Foundation …
Jan 29, 2009, 5:05 PMIn context
Gregory T. Huang / Xconomy:
MIT MBA Student: Amazon and Microsoft Are Hiring, Google and Yahoo Aren't Yet   —  Gregory T. Huang wrote:  —  Want to know who's hiring the top young business talent around town?  Just ask Saleem Hussain, an MBA student from Boston.  In a brutal market for tech industry jobs …
Jan 12, 2009, 3:10 PMIn context

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