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The Billion Dollar Startup Club - WSJ.com

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Bitcoin ATM Arrives In Mountain View

<b>ATM machine, money, bank</b><i>ATM money</i><p>MOUNTAIN VIEW (CBS SF) – The arrival of Silicon Valley’s first Bitcoin ATM in Mountain View may not herald the dawn …

Tesla And Adobe: Why Continuous Deployment May Mean Continuous Customer Disappointment

For the last 75 years products (both durable goods and software) were built via Waterfall development. This process forced companies to release and launch products by model years, and market new and “improved” versions.<p>In the last few years Agile and “Continuous Deployment” has replaced Waterfall …

Why Investors Should Ignore Calico And Other Google Moonshots

Another day, another weird business that Google enters. This time, according to a Time magazine cover story, it’s health.<p>Specifically–actually, not very specifically–a new company called Calico that Google has started will address “health and well-being, in particular the challenge of aging and …

Three teenagers want to put a Google campus in every school

Thinkspace is an ambitious new project to make coding cool<p>James Anderson, aged 16, wants to make coding cool. The teenager, along with a pair of students from his school in South West England, has created Thinkspace, an organization that wants to put a space for kids to learn coding in every school …

Qualcomm announces 'Toq' smartwatch

Amid a flurry of excitement about Samsung Galaxy Gear, chip maker Qualcomm has quietly released its own smartwatch, offering what it describes as a ‘digital sixth sense’.<p>Like the Galaxy Gear, Qualcomm's smartwatch is designed to serve as a second display to your Android smartphone. However, it …