Somewhere between the self-driving couches, the flaming sculptures, and the Arduino-powered blinky light projects at Maker Faire, I think we'll catch a glimpse of the future of tech.
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Don't let its enormous dork factor blind you to the real-world possibilities of Google's augmented-reality glasses.
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Combining gadgets and entertainment, the creators of this carnival hope to get kids excited about science, technology, engineering, art, and math.
We receive a lot of odd, unsolicited mail at the VentureBeat offices. But this piece of art that arrived in the mail this week might take the cake.
Hulu's new Windows Phone 8 app integrates with your Hulu Plus account and looks pretty slick, besides.
Google's new Gmail app for iOS opens video links in YouTube, map links in Google Maps, and other URLs in Chrome.
More ubiquitous taxes are coming, as the U.S. Senate voted today to require large online retailers to collect state and local sales taxes for their customers.
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GoodData wants you to know that it has tripled revenues in the most recent quarter, and it now boasts 10,000 customers.
Just a few days of sales data are all that BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins needed to predict that his company would sell huge quantities of its newest, keyboard-equipped smartphone.
Corporations have found a way to roll back the web's decades-long openness. One of of the most successful? Apple, whose quarterly earnings report lands later today.
CA Technologies confirmed today via a press release that it would be acquiring Layer7, a provider of API management technologies.
A bill aimed at simplifying the U.S. states' requirements for collecting sales tax on online transactions moved closer to passage Monday.