29 Jan 2015

Microsoft wants to back Android-forking startup Cyanogen

What does Microsoft see in Android developer Cyanogen? It’s a question raised on Thursday by a new report in the Wall Street Journal that says that Microsoft is planning to be… Gigaom Search
29 Jan 2015

Washington Utilities Embracing A Culture Of Deception

We may be entering the Year of the Goat, but for monopoly utilities, it’s more like the Year of the Snake. These behemoths have suffered a series of beatdowns over the past two years in their efforts
29 Jan 2015

UK increases CFD funding for low carbon projects

The UK Government has increased the funding available for low carbon projects under the Contracts for Difference (CFD) scheme. CTBR – News
29 Jan 2015

Spotify dances its way into RunKeeper for iOS

The latest version of RunKeeper for iOS brings more songs and playlists to your long run with Spotify integration. That means if you’re tired of working out to your own locally… Gigaom Search
29 Jan 2015

Fun Times Over At The House Natural Resources Committee, With A Northrop-Grumman Twist

If you’re looking for drama, intrigue, and very twisty plot twists, check out the goings-on over at the House Natural Resources Committee Fun Times Over At The House Natural Resources Committee, With A Northrop-Grumman Twist was originally
29 Jan 2015

Abengoa, Masdar partner on Abu Dhabi desalination research project

Spanish energy firm Abengoa has signed a desalination research partnership agreement with the Masdar Institute and the Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar company). CTBR – News
29 Jan 2015

Microsoft’s cross-platform Office push includes revamped Outlook

If you’re a fan of Microsoft services and you have an iOS or Android device, today’s your lucky day. The company has taken the wraps off a bunch of updates and,… Gigaom Search
29 Jan 2015

Economic Trade-Offs Of Owning vs. Leasing Solar Photovoltaic Systems Explored By New NREL Report

The economic trade-offs of owning rather than leasing solar photovoltaic systems was explored in depth by a pair of new reports from the Energy Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL). These reports go over the various options available
29 Jan 2015

Pattern Energy acquires majority stake in Green Power Investment

Pattern Energy Group, also known as Pattern Development, has acquired a majority stake in Japan-based Green Power Investment Corporation (GPI), adding about 1GW of wind and solar projects to its pipeline. CTBR – News
29 Jan 2015

Does the FCC want to oversee peering deals like Netflix vs. Comcast?

The FCC will soon pass new rules for how ISP’s must handle broadband traffic and, while it’s expected to impose a policy of net neutrality when it comes to consumers, it’s been less clear how the… Gigaom Search