Estimote, which is already shipping its small Bluetooth products called Beacons, raised $3.1m seed round funding.
11 December 2013
Stealth networking startup VIPtela, which aims to help large companies use software to build more agile and more secure wide-area networks, picked up a hefty $33m from Sequoia Capital.
Cisco CEO is facing growing pressure from investors to exit its TV set-top box business, where revenue has been plummeting and profit margins trail the rest of the company.
10 December 2013
It’s been a big year in consumer tech. From companies trying to change health care to startups trying to waste your time, here is the list of the best startups that launched in 2013.
Qualcomm said it will make smartphone chips with 64-bit features typically found in personal computers, following Apple and opening the way to more efficient mobile gadgets.
03 December 2013
Jajah shutdown is sign of serious trouble in the VoIP industry, which has become commoditized, and overall traffic, revenues, and prices are dropping.
02 December 2013
In 2010 Skype managed to sell it to Telefonica for $207m. The shuttering ends the story of what was once considered a success.
25 November 2013
Two big cable operators — Comcast Corp. and Charter Communications — are interested in acquiring Time Warner Cable
For a firm that has gone from pulp to power to cables to TVs to handsets to telecoms equipment, maps and patent-licensing, anything seems possible.
21 November 2013
He thinks better use of encryption will help people overcome government surveillance.