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Workday's First Earnings Report Beats the Street

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Workday, the cloud-based human resources software company, just reported its quarterly earnings for the first time since its Oct. 12 IPO and the results are pretty good. Sales at $72.6 million grew 99 percent year-on-year and while the net loss grew to $41.3 million versus $19.7 million a year ago,...
Workday's First Earnings Report Beats the Street

The Next Secrets Of The Web

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Editor’s Note: Nir Eyal is a Lecturer in Marketing at the Stanford Graduate School of Business and blogs about the intersection of psychology, technology, and business at NirAndFar.com. Follow him on Twitter @nireyal and see his previous Techcrunch posts here. Right now, someone is tinkering with a billion dollar secret...
The Next Secrets Of The Web

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White House threatens trade sanctions for countries found cyber-snooping

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International diplomacy may feel like schoolyard antics, but the participants do have something a little heavier to throw at each other. After President Obama signed an executive order to improve national cyber security, the White House is now opening the box marked Trade and Diplomatic Sanctions, which it'll lob...
White House threatens trade sanctions for countries found cyber-snooping

Amazon to create 'hundreds of full-time jobs' with new 1 million square-foot distribution center in DuPont

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Amazon announced Friday that the online retail giant will build a 1 million square-foot distribution center 50 miles south of Seattle in DuPont, Wash. The center, expected to be cost more than $100 million and open in the fall of 2013, will create “hundreds of job with full-time benefits,” according...
Amazon to create 'hundreds of full-time jobs' with new 1 million square-foot distribution center in DuPont

Monsanto Awarded ONE BILLION Dollars Due To Patent Infringement For A Product That Was Never On The Market

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We've had plenty of stories over the years of Monsanto's incredibly aggressive stance when it comes to its "Roundup Ready" patents. The company has now been awarded $1 billion from Dupont for infringing on of these patents. Now, here's a case where we're talking about competing companies, so perhaps no...
Monsanto Awarded ONE BILLION Dollars Due To Patent Infringement For A Product That Was Never On The Market

Apple Continues to Work on Waterproofing Future Devices

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In a Patent Flash Report that we posted last week partially titled "Will the iPhone ever be Waterproof?" – we covered Apple's system for creating a water seal involving the use of both a sealing tape such as DuPont's Kapton and a soldering paste. In today's newly published patent application,...
Apple Continues to Work on Waterproofing Future Devices

Google has acquired San Francisco design studio Mike and Maaike

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Buried somewhere at the tail end of Bloomberg Businessweek’s excellent coverage of the Googorola deal (following the completion of Google’s acquisition of Motorola Mobility), is the fact that the Internet search and advertising company has also made another acquisition. According to the publication’s Brad Stone and Peter Burrows, Google has...
Google has acquired San Francisco design studio Mike and Maaike

Yelp Extortion Alleger Speaks, We Analyze

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An owner of one of the nine small companies suing Yelp for extortion shared some of her story with the Washington Post: It didn't take long for Julie Liu -- late 20s, smartphone-addicted, constant Googler -- to get hooked on the online review site Yelp. Where to eat Friday night?...
Yelp Extortion Alleger Speaks, We Analyze

6 questions for DuPont's CEO on startups, ethanol and solar (interview)

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The fifth most powerful business woman in America according to Fortune, DuPont’s CEO Ellen Kullman, has spent the last few years restructuring the two century-old company around using science to help meet the needs of a world population that will balloon to 9 billion by 2050. One of those crucial...
6 questions for DuPont's CEO on startups, ethanol and solar (interview)

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How Big Agribusiness Is Heading Off The Threat From Seed Generics -- And Failing To Keep The Patent Bargain

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Recently we wrote about how pharmaceutical companies use "evergreening" to extend their control over drugs as the patents expire. But this is also an issue for the world of agribusiness: a number of key patents, particularly for traits of genetically-engineered (GE) organisms, will be entering the public domain soon, and...
How Big Agribusiness Is Heading Off The Threat From Seed Generics -- And Failing To Keep The Patent Bargain

Solve 20-year-old mystery in William Gibson's "Agrippa," win prizes

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Disk information for the file that displays William Gibson's Agrippa exactly once and then renders the text unreadable Agrippa Files website Academic researchers are calling on cryptographers to crack the encryption behind a two-decade-old floppy disk that displays a poem penned by cyberpunk author William Gibson exactly once and...
Solve 20-year-old mystery in William Gibson's "Agrippa," win prizes

DuPont and PMA team up to embed Powermat wireless charging in Corian countertops

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DuPont's managed to work its way into just about every home and place of business here in the US of A, but despite this nationwide proliferation, we haven't seen the Delaware-based chemicals giant making waves in the consumer electronics space. But with home wraps, plastics and body armor on...
DuPont and PMA team up to embed Powermat wireless charging in Corian countertops

3D printed 'Magic Arms' give a little girl use of her limbs

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Don't get us wrong, we adore 3D printers and the whole additive manufacturing movement. But, if all you're going to get out of the ABS-jets are some companion cubes and a raptor claw, well then, we don't think there's much hope for the technology. Thankfully there are people out...
3D printed 'Magic Arms' give a little girl use of her limbs

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Inventables raises $1.65M to make your wildest MacGyver fantasies come true

Mobeam Adds $1.5M To Series A Following Partnership With P&G

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Mobeam, the San Francisco-based startup whose technology enables mobile phones to interact with laser scanners at the point of sale, has added another $1.5 million to its Series A round. The company had previously raised $4.9 million in October 2011. The round includes new investor DFJ Athena, a Korea-focused venture...
Mobeam Adds $1.5M To Series A Following Partnership With P&G
Motorola ATRIX HD with LTE, Ice Cream Sandwich hits AT&T on July 15th for $99
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