Nick Lieberman

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What Can Solar Companies Do To Woo Homeowners In A Booming Solar Market?

The U.S. residential solar market grew the fastest in 2013 and will likely outshine the other market segments again in 2014, according to a report released Wednesday.<p>Home solar installations jumped about 60% by adding 792 megawatts last year, said the report by GTM Research and the Solar Energy …

Walmart Designed a Fuel-Efficient Truck That Actually Looks Pretty Cool

Arrested Bitcoin Mogul Charlie Shrem Defiant In First Public Appearance Since Criminal Charges

Before he was charged with money laundering in January, Charlie Shrem was a board member of the government-friendly Bitcoin Foundation and the public face of the New York Bitcoin startup community. Now, he sounds like a revolutionary.<p>In a speech to the Texas Bitcoin conference in Austin Wednesday, …

Elon Musk Made $1.1 Billion on Tuesday

Elon Musk, the billionaire entrepreneur and CEO of Tesla Motors, made $1.1 billion yesterday as stock in Tesla climbed nearly 14 percent.<p>Musk’s net …

Tesla's raising $1.6 billion to build its battery 'Gigafactory' and mass-market $35k car

If you've been dreaming of a Tesla but can't afford a Model S and its $70k+ sticker price (before tax credits), the company is announcing a major step towards building an electric vehicle in your price range. CEO Elon Musk has targeted 2017 for building a vehicle that costs half that, and has …

Boeing is making a phone for 'Mission Impossible' agents

Smartphone for defense customers wipes your data if you try to get inside it<p>Boeing's mysterious smartphone — the one that was supposed to have come out by the end of 2012 — is now out of the bag. Boeing today posted a full breakdown of Black, a device aimed at defense and security customers. The …

Facebook to launch new Campaign Structure on March 4

Facebook today announced it will launch a new campaign structure on March 4 with the goal of making it easier for advertisers of every size to organize, optimize, and measure their ads. The company will go from two levels (campaigns and ads) to three (campaigns, ad sets, and ads).<p>Facebook plans to …

Samsung’s new Gear 2 smartwatches are basically an apology for the Galaxy Gear

Only six months after Samsung released its failed Galaxy Gear smartwatch, with all the faux fanfare of a product that was supposed to change the world, the company announced its new smartwatches in the lowliest of ways: with a press release.<p>Samsung officially announced the Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo …

WhatsApp founder apologizes for 'our longest and biggest outage in years'

Yesterday, just days after its high-profile $16 billion acquisition by Facebook, the Whatsapp messaging service suffered an unprecedented four hours of downtime. Today, founder and CEO Jan Koum came forward to apologize for the downtime, offering technical details and new insight into the scale of …

Confirmed: Comcast and Netflix have signed a paid peering agreement

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: Getty Images / William Thomas Cain<p>Comcast has agreed to a transit and interconnection agreement with Netflix, as Gigaom …

How investigators turned the screw on 'El Chapo'

As Mexican troops forced their way into Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's main hideout in Culiacan, the country's most powerful drug lord sneaked out of the house through an escape tunnel beneath the bathtub.<p>Mexican marines working with U.S. authorities chased him but lost the man known as "Shorty" in a …

Banks Balk at Marijuana Money Despite U.S. Guidelines

The Obama administration has sent a message to the nation's bankers: Even though the sale of marijuana is a federal crime, they can provide service to this new industry without fear of prosecution, but only if the bankers follow a detailed list of guidelines.<p>Many praised the move as giving …

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Taco Bell to take orders via smartphone

The fast food chain will begin accepting mobile orders nationwide later this year.<p>Taco Bell is preparing to launch its own mobile ordering app for smartphones later this year. The fast food chain started developing the app two and a half years ago and is now beta testing it at five Orange County …