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18 Sep 2014

Now you can buy stuff from Amazon on your iPhone using Touch ID

The latest update to the Amazon app on iOS includes TouchID support for logging in to your Amazon account. Other apps, like Mint and 1Password, also gained Touch ID support on… Gigaom Search
17 Sep 2014

Hated podcast troll wins $1.3M patent verdict from CBS, but may soon be dead all the same

One of the standard bearers of America’s broken system — a podcast troll that never made a podcast — has proved depressingly tenacious. Despite winning another jury verdict, the troll’s days… Gigaom Search
16 Sep 2014

Drone company 3D Robotics lands an investment from Richard Branson

3D Robotics, a company which develops drones for both commercial and consumer use, announced that Richard Branson has invested in the company. Gigaom Search
11 Sep 2014

Green & Grow Inc. Secures $6M Series B Funding From Otter Capital

Texas, 26 August 2014: Green & Grow Inc. (GGI) has raised an additional $ 6 million in Series B funding and secured Otter Capital as a significant new partner. Otter Capital’s expertise and investment capital will accelerate
10 Sep 2014

John Laing acquires 16MW New Albion wind farm from Infinergy

UK-based infrastructure investor John Laing has acquired the New Albion wind farm from Infinergy. CTBR – News
8 Sep 2014

NCES 7.0 Summary Report (+ Full Speeches From Hillary Clinton & Harry Reid)

The 7th Annual National Clean Energy Summit was just held September 4th at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, NV. You ask why Mandalay Bay is significant? Well, its convention center, where the event was held, has a
7 Sep 2014

4 promising startup ideas from MIT Demo Day

Here are a few gadgets — a wearable personal temperature regulator; an espresso machine for diet supplements and a new satellite propulsion system — that starred at MIT Global Founders’ Skills Accelerator Demo Day. 4 promising startup
6 Sep 2014

Tado launches smart home feature borrowed from the industrial internet

What if your heater could tell you it was having problems before you needed to turn it on for the winter? Tado turns this into a reality and will even help you find a repairman. Tado launches
5 Sep 2014

Magisto launches SurpriseMe to automatically generate videos from your camera roll

Magisto has helped users to automatically edit their vacation photos and videos for some time. Now, it wants to extend the same thing to the media you shoot every day. Magisto launches SurpriseMe to automatically generate videos
5 Sep 2014

Magisto launches SurpriseMe to automatically generate videos from your camera roll

Magisto has helped users to automatically edit their vacation photos and videos for some time. Now, it wants to extend the same thing to the media you shoot every day. Magisto launches SurpriseMe to automatically generate videos