Guest Post Earlier this week, Mo Al Adham, CEO of Telly, wrote that the death of pre-roll video ads is looming. I disagree: Pre-roll ads have the ability to positively impact customer-centric brands and drive customer engagement and acquisition strategies.
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Apple’s new phone could include a convex home button that will act as a fingerprint sensor, according to an analyst report, and could open up all kinds of fun possibilities.
Apple is expected to unveil its next iPhone at a special event on Sept. 10, according to AllThingsD, which cited “sources.”
One of the world’s top universities, Stanford, is the latest to join the roster of our CloudBeat 2013 event next month.
Increasingly, developers are looking for ways to build applications easily. They want to focus on the product, and don’t want to worry about the underlying infrastructure — the tedious junk like deploying servers, databases, and operating systems.
Nimble, a company that offers customer relationship management software that is more social that its competitors, today will launch support of Dropbox integration.
Dropbox head of product for business and mobile will be speaking at CloudBeat 2013 about the company’s new platform.
We’re delighted to announce that Paul Maritz, the chief executive of the billion-dollar startup Pivotal, will be speaking about the vision for his new product at CloudBeat 2013.
VentureBeat announced its Mobile Advertising Index today, a listing of the top 10 companies helping marketers trying to reach mobile users. Here they are:
After years of false starts, 2013 has become the year of mobile advertising.
MobileBeat 2013 will be the occasion for Sohn to share some of the Korean giant’s visions on the role of smartphones over the next five and 10 years.
VentureBeat has asked around to find out which ad companies offer the most compelling mobile products today and beyond.
Better Place, the electric car company that hoped to change the world with its ambitious battery-swapping stations, said today it is shutting down. The closure brings to an end the most audacious “clean tech” company ever attempted.
Popular sitcom Arrested Development’s fourth season started streaming this morning at 3 a.m. Eastern, and is expected to become one of Netflix’s most-watched original series ever.
Editor’s Pick a number of enterprising startups that sell big data analysis tools to large companies are seeing explosive revenue growth — the latest sign the big data gold rush is fully on.
2013 is the year where most everyone you know not only owns a smartphone, but actually starts using it to a fuller extent.
Guest Post The president’s recent budget proposal includes $282 million for advanced biofuel technology research. This is quite encouraging given the rather public pull-back in continued biofuels investment from the investment community.
If you’ve spent any time working with a lawyer lately, you know how difficult it is to track the hours he or she is billing you.
User reviews of Facebook Home, the social network’s new home screen feature for Android phones, are coming in pretty weak.
DataBeat 2103 digs deep into the promise and potential of data. We’re determined to cut through the hype around the term “big data” to discuss the real ways in which smart use of data is driving change.
Editor's Pick Imagine this: You’re a founder of a Silicon Valley enterprise software company. It’s only 15 years old, but it’s already worth $3.5 billion. You’ve never lost money, and you’ve left your initial competition in the dust.
An article by Steve Brill in Time magazine has provoked debate about whether some patients — specifically the uninsured — are getting overcharged by hospitals.
We’re on a role with HealthBeat 2013. Check out our newly confirmed speakers.
Technology advancement is disrupting the $3 trillion health care market, and VentureBeat’s upcoming HealthBeat event will showcase the most interesting health care IT startups and companies that are driving this change.
CareCloud, a company that offers a cloud-based electronic health record company, says it tripled its growth last year — helped by the U.S. government mandate that doctors be fully transiitoned to electronic records by 2014. It’s the latest example of the tech revolution hitting health care….
Editor’s Pick Box CEO and co-founder Aaron Levie talks about his company’s IPO plans, its competitive standing versus Dropbox, and several upcoming new features.
This is the first event to have a singular focus on how information technology (IT) is driving out inefficiencies in health care.
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VentureBeat’s annual Mobile Summit is back for a third year, and it’s shaping up to be our biggest one yet.
Magnify, a New York start-up, is betting online publishers will want to help viewers find the “best” videos, and it has built a platform to let them do that.
Google will be showing off a new digital coupon product tomorrow that lets you more easily redeem coupons targeted to your interests.
Last week, Facebook invited members of the press to a special event at its corporate headquarters in Menlo Park, CA on Tuesday. These sorts of invites are rare for Facebook, and so speculation is growing about what the company is planning.
A real sniper rifle with a built-in targeting system that works like a video game: It’s innovative technology, yes, but it’s repulsive to us.
Guest Post This is a guest post by Bill Bricker, a Big Data sales specialist with IBM.
Vuzix, a small company based in Rochester, New York, is about to beat Google to the punch in releasing Internet-enabled smart glasses.
Guest Post This is a guest post by Russell Glass, CEO of business marketing company Bizo.
We’re excited to announce dates for CloudBeat 2013, our annual enterprise cloud computing event.
Editor's Pick Folia Grace recently conducted research with analysts and enterprise customers about upcoming trends the cloud.
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