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Solar panel rooftop startup Sungevity raises a whopping $125 million

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Turns out there’s investors out there still willing to put some big money into solar startups and solar projects — just not into the solar manufacturers right now. On Wednesday morning solar sales and marketing startup Sungevity announced that it’s raised a whopping $125 million in funding to grow its...
Solar panel rooftop startup Sungevity raises a whopping $125 million

nFluence scores $1.6M to help brands figure out what consumers really want

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nFluence Media, a Seattle and London startup that allows big consumer brands to collect data on users, has raised an additional $1.6 million in venture funding from existing investors such as Voyager Capital and others. Total funding in the startup now stands at about $4.6 million, with venture capitalist Tom...
nFluence scores $1.6M to help brands figure out what consumers really want
Walgreens Gets Nationwide In-Store Navigation, But Not In Its Own App
Target, Walmart and Co.: why leave mobile payments to others?

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Major US retailers to launch Mobile Payments Network to combat Google Wallet

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The Wall Street Journal just revealed a group of major U.S. retailers, dubbing themselves as the “Merchant Customer Exchange,” look to unveil a mobile payments network and app today that will directly rival Google Wallet and similar services. The mobile payments arena is clouded with regulators, competitors, tech, and...
Major US retailers to launch Mobile Payments Network to combat Google Wallet

Nest Learning Thermostat on sale at Lowe's, thinks you should climate control it yourself

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The Nest Learning Thermostat just became a lot more available -- that is, if you happen to be around one of the 500+ Lowe's stores in the US that now carry the smart appliance. Lowe's insists that the product, designed by former Apple employees, is in line with the...
Nest Learning Thermostat on sale at Lowe's, thinks you should climate control it yourself

MIT wants you to print your own paper robots

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According to researchers at MIT and the University of Pennsylvania, one day in the not too distant future you’ll be able to design, print and build your own robot. The researchers have so far received a $10 million grant from the National Science Foundation to develop the necessary technology.The multi-disciplinary...
MIT wants you to print your own paper robots
Gyft Brings Gift Cards From Over 200 Retailers To Apple's Passbook

Lowes Selling First-Gen Nest Thermostat For $198

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ER MAH GERD BLERCK FRERDER! We’ve been avoiding Black Friday deals thus far because a) it’s free advertising for retailers and b) you’ll have to shoot me with adrenaline and a taser to get me out of bed before 9am on Friday morning. That said, I’m more than happy to...
Lowes Selling First-Gen Nest Thermostat For $198

Smart, Wearable, Invisible, Thin: 4 CES Tech Trends To Track In 2013

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What can we learn about the upcoming year in technology by reading the CES tea leaves? Next week we'll see the annual explosion of new technology at the Consumer Electronics Show, the gadget-lovers orgy in Las Vegas. By parsing the many products, one can get a sense of not...
Smart, Wearable, Invisible, Thin: 4 CES Tech Trends To Track In 2013

Signatures Of Famous CEOs, And The Secrets They Reveal (AAPL, MSFT, GOOG, FB)

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We asked a handwriting analyst to look at the signatures of some big-name technology executives and tell us what they say about their personalities. Sheila Lowe, president of the American Handwriting Analysis Foundation, provided a blurb for us on Jeff Bezos, Steve Ballmer, and many more. In researching this story,...
Signatures Of Famous CEOs, And The Secrets They Reveal (AAPL, MSFT, GOOG, FB)

Walmart, other retailers launch Google Wallet competitor

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The merchants included in the so-called Merchant Customer Exchange are Target, Sears, Lowe's, and Best Buy, among many others. [Read more]...
Walmart, other retailers launch Google Wallet competitor
Patent trolls calling? Here's how Build.com CEO Chris Friedland fought back
Giftango powers the digital gift card revolution, gets tapped by Shopkick

Use your phone to talk to your house

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Lowe's and monitoring-tech company AlertMe welcome the home of the future with a cloud-based home-monitoring system. [Read more]...
Use your phone to talk to your house

Best Buy, Target, 7-11 and others form Merchant Customer Exchange, mobile wallet solution

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A group of  leading U.S. retailers announced today they have formed Merchant Customer Exchange (MCX), a company dedicated to mobile-commerce with a mobile wallet app already under development. MCX is currently composed of merchants like 7-Eleven, Best Buy, CVS/pharmacy, Darden Restaurants (Olive Garden, Red Lobster), Lowe’s, Target, Wal-Mart and...
Best Buy, Target, 7-11 and others form Merchant Customer Exchange, mobile wallet solution
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Can We Count The Ways In Which Lowe's 'License Agreement' For Linking To Its Site Is Insane?

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First, let me say that I occasionally do shop at Lowe's, but not that often. There is one literally across the street from my office, so it's easy to stop by after work -- but my office is a good 25-minute drive away, so if I just need stuff on...
Can We Count The Ways In Which Lowe's 'License Agreement' For Linking To Its Site Is Insane?

"Hundreds of thousands" of Nest learning thermostats sold

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Startup Nest only launched its learning thermostat last October but the company tells the New York Time’s Bits Blog that it has sold in the “mid-hundreds of thousands,” of units range. The company — which is the brainchild of Tony Fadell, who helped design the iPhone and iPod for Apple...
"Hundreds of thousands" of Nest learning thermostats sold

Amazon becomes the latest retailer to sell the trendy Nest Learning Thermostat

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Frankly, we all knew it was only a matter of time before the renown online retailer, Amazon, would start offering the trendiest thermostat known to man. Joining the likes of Apple, Lowe's and, naturally, Nest's official site, Amazon is the latest shop to welcome the famed Learning Thermostat onto...
Amazon becomes the latest retailer to sell the trendy Nest Learning Thermostat

Nest Labs Hatches New Thermostat

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Nest just got a little bit cooler. Nest Labs, maker of a sleek, “smart,” WiFi-equipped thermostat for the home has put out a new version of its product. The new Nest doesn’t look drastically different from the first. Hardware-wise, the second-generation Nest thermostat is 20 percent thinner than the first...
Nest Labs Hatches New Thermostat

Exclusive: Nest has raised another $80M, now shipping 40K+ thermostats a month

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Smart thermostat startup Nest has closed on a round of $80 million, we’ve learned, and the funding was done at a post money valuation of $800 million. Google Ventures led the round, and Venrock participated as a new investor, according to our sources. Nest is currently listed on Venrock’s site....
Exclusive: Nest has raised another $80M, now shipping 40K+ thermostats a month

SAMSUNG CREAMS APPLE: See The 10 Most Effective TV Ads Of Q2

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Television advertising research firm Ace Metrix released its list of the top 10 ads of Q2 2012 based off of its own research and the results are somewhat surprising: Samsung's ads were more effective than Apple's by a longshot—but not in the way you think. Unlike traditional Nielsen ratings where...
SAMSUNG CREAMS APPLE: See The 10 Most Effective TV Ads Of Q2
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Suddenly, A Startup That Makes Thermostats Is Worth $800 Million

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In late 2011, a company called Nest Labs launched a product the tech world couldn't stop talking about. But the product isn't something that normally gets people excited. Nest is perfecting the thermostat. And it's been such a big hit, investors have decided to poor a boatload of money into...
Suddenly, A Startup That Makes Thermostats Is Worth $800 Million

Riot inciter jailed – but no evidence his message led to disorder

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Sam Lowe jailed for 39 months for sending BlackBerry message telling 160 contacts to 'kick off' in NottinghamA man has been jailed for 39 months for sending messages from his BlackBerry telling people to join in August's riots in Nottingham.Sam Lowe, 21, from Nottingham, had admitted a charge of encouraging...
Riot inciter jailed – but no evidence his message led to disorder

Amazon Struggles to Crack Publishing

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Amazon.com Inc. has had lots of success in book retailing. But cracking the publishing business hasn’t been as easy. Take one of Amazon’s biggest titles for fall, actress and director Penny Marshall’s memoir “My Mother Was Nuts.” In its first four weeks on sale, it has sold just 7,000 copies...
Amazon Struggles to Crack Publishing
Funding Daily: Into the darkness

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