In the tech world, 17 years is an awfully long time to operate without receiving a single penny of institutional investment.
Don’t feel like a $135 tagine dish adequately expresses your joy for your betrothed friends? Zola’s goal is to turn the wedding registry into a pleasant online retail experience.
If you’re like me, when you think of Adobe you think of Photoshop, Acrobat, Illustrator, and InDesign. That’s still Adobe, but it’s old-school Adobe. The company’s fastest-growing division is Adobe Marketing Cloud, expanding each of the past few quarters at 20-25 percent year-over-year, and taking a massive bite out of the retail analytics sector.
The TOMS marketplace features a curated selection of brands and products that have a social mission behind them.
The shortest Thanksgiving-Christmas shopping season since 2002 is almost upon us, but it promises to deliver record earnings. Based on an exhaustive analysis of 450 billion retail website visits over the past seven years, and direct insight into 72 percent of all the cash flowing into the 500 largest retail websites in the U.S., Adobe is forecasting the biggest Thanksgiving, the biggest Black Friday, and the biggest Cyber Monday in history.
Microsoft wants you to use its Dynamics CRM (customer relationship management) software to manage customers everywhere. And we mean everywhere.
Google would have been crazy not to build out Hangouts. Helpouts combines some of the best tools, services, and features Google has to offer, and it’s more than the sum of its parts.
Thanks to Apple’s new M7 chip, any iPhone 5S can be a Nike+ FuelBand — or something like it, anyway.
Guest Post If you’re looking for a career in an innovative industry that can do a lot of good, should you pick finance or tech? Economist Robert Shiller says finance can do far more than tech. I say he’s wrong.
The Basis fitness gadget just got more useful with an update that tracks your running, biking, or walking activities.
Zemanta, a startup that provides tools for online publishers, has secured a new $2 million round of funding, the company announced today.
Fifteen new jobs are posted to Twitter every single minute, according to a new study by social recruiting company Gozaik, and that that number has grown by 32 percent in just the last six months.
That growth rate, Gozaik co-founder Joe Budzienski says, will make Twitter the “dominant channel” for talent recruitment.
AOL had both good and bad news to share with investors today, showing that one big gamble paid off while another one continues to drag the company down.
The post-PC era has cost Acer millions over the past few quarters. Now, it’s taken the company’s CEO.
With the launch of Cisco’s software-defined networking startup Insieme expected tomorrow, our industry is about to hear a lot about “application-centric” everything. So what does “application-centric infrastructure” mean?
Leila Janah will assume the role of chief executive at Sama Group, running three nonprofits.
Sponsored Post Gone are the days when developers, working in traditional “waterfall” development chains, worked on a predictable, monolithic stack of technology.
BitTorrent Sync, the way to sync your files without Dropbox, without the cloud, and without the risk of the NSA snooping through your private data, just hit the million-user mark.
Linio, which positions itself as the ‘Amazon of Latin America,’ is soaking up $50 million in new funding to continue its growth.
Sponsored Post Today, Nimble, the pioneer in social relationship management software, announced the newest release of its award-winning platform with significant updates across the board. These new features enable true social selling at an advanced…
Guest Post Alex Romanov is president and CEO of iSIGN.
Sponsored Post While new programming languages and frameworks abound that focus on the written code, new tools like Decisions are providing that graphical abstraction layer that allows for the non-technical user to construct applications by dragging and dropping instead of needing to know the correct syntax for an operation. Granted, a basic understanding of information systems is useful and will allow more to be done, but in many cases the graphical representation of a process provides enough context to guide additional development.
Guest Post Everyone’s building social and marketing apps — someone needs to build an app for manufacturing.
It’s video chat plus scheduling plus payments plus ratings — it’s Google Helpouts. Based on the best of Google+, it’ll connect you with all kinds of experts.
Square Enix is teaming up with Ubisoft and other partners to provide content for a new cloud gaming technology.
The good news is that you can now buy a car with Bitcoin. The bad news is that the only ones available are commercial off-road vehicles built in Australia and sold online.
We’re looking for an amazing account executive to add to our team.
Active investors don’t have a lot of faith in Twitter.
The median valuations for venture capital backed companies are at a decade high, according to the results of Pitchbook’s quarterly report on venture capital trends.
With the TapTap wristband, ”I love you” could one day look — and feel – more like .. / .-.. — …- . / -.– — ..-.
There is just one question an iPad Air review really really needs to answer. And I’m afraid that after three days of playing with the space gray iPad Air review unit Apple shipped me on Friday, I just don’t know.
Guest Post There are a few hurdles to jump if you’re going to run a subscription-based company. Make sure you familiarize yourself with them first.
Only 16 percent of U.S. adults use Twitter, and only half of them get news via the short-message social network, according to a new survey by Pew Research Center. That’s far fewer than Facebook, where 30 percent of American adults get their news.
The company places product advertisements inside mobile and social games, which it believes will reach today’s players.
Hot on the heels of an iOS launch, JumpCam has released its collaborative video application in Google Play.
Twitter just got a little more expensive. The company raised its IPO price range to $23 to $25 dollars today, meaning it could be valued up to $13.9 billion by the time this is all over.
Four days after its release, the iPad Air is selling at a much faster pace than Apple’s previous models. In fact, within two days of launch, the iPad Air had five times the usage that iPad 4 had after its own launch, and three times that of the iPad Mini.
Between the GE brand and its substantial capital pool, GE Ventures could probably snag any investment it wants through traditional channels — but the OurCrowd partnership demonstrates GE’s confidence in crowdfunding as a valuable method for company discovery.
Sponsored Post Argent Wealth Management and Pillar Financial Advisors have merged effective November 1, 2013. The new firm, now known as Argent Wealth Management, LLC, will manage a combined $1.2 billion in client assets and will continue to…
The makers of Myst and Riven branch out on a new adventure.