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Facebook And Alibaba Will Turn The World's Poor Into Entrepreneurs. Xiaomi Will Sell Them Smartphones

Facebook and Alibaba Group Holding (NYSE:BABA) Limited are on a new mission: solve world poverty by helping more than 4 billion people from low-income countries get access to the Internet — and engage in e-tailing entrepreneurship.<p>If the two companies succeed in this mission, there will be a new …

Internet Explorer on iPad and Android: Microsoft’s new RemoteIE makes it possible for developers

Historically, Internet Explorer earned a reputation among web developers for being idiosyncratic and dodgy when it came to web standards. But over …

Watch 50 startup founders — from Airbnb to Zillow to Twitter — discuss the origins of their ideas

If you’re looking for entrepreneurial inspiration, or are just curious to know how some of the nation’s most successful startups came up with their …

Here's What Experts Really Think About Google's Big Plan To Find Cancer Sooner

The company's announcement marks "an intent to do something, not a discovery or a pathway to get there," said Chad Mirkin, the director of the International Institute for Nanotechnology at Northwestern University.<p>The plan, according to The Wall Street Journal, is to coat tiny magnetic particles …

KnowRoaming sticker SIMs can now help more people avoid roaming charges

Remember KnowRoaming? That seemingly magical sticker SIM supposed to be attached on top of your usual one, so you can avoid expensive roaming charges? It's finally available for purchase. KnowRoaming works with a GSM Android, iPhone or Windows mobile device and connects you to a local carrier as …

Next Wave of Apple Pay Bank Launches Begins With Navy Federal, USAA, US Bank, PNC

Apple's October 20 debut for Apple Pay included support from many of the biggest banks in the United States, including Chase, Citi, Capital One, and Bank of America, but the company has said it has over 500 other banks working to roll out support for the mobile payments service. A few of the larger …