TJ Detweiler

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$99 Ouya Console Hits Retail Today -- Already Sold Out At Amazon

As the Xbox One and the PS4 battle it out for next-gen dominance, the indie darling of a less crowded gaming news cycle hits stores today. The Ouya made headlines when it raised over $8.5 million to build a $99 open-source console that promised to bring the fire and excitement of the indie gaming …

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Stratasys just acquired MakerBot, the one 3D printing firm that could have disrupted it

You can’t 3D print money, but Stratasys just did the next best thing in buying MakerBot, the one company with the potential to disrupt Stratasys’s 3D-printing business.<p>The deal will be transacted entirely in Stratasys stock, and the initial acquisition price is 4.76 million shares (worth $403 …

3D Printing

Three Emerging 3-D Printing Companies You Should Watch

Most of the 3-D printing world can be found on the website of Wohlers Associates, a consulting firm that publishes an annual almanac listing the …

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Qualcomm finishes $120 million investment in Sharp, becomes third-largest investor

Chipmaker Qualcomm has finalized its investment in beleaguered display manufacturer Sharp. Announced back in December 2012 and totaling $120 million, the second portion of the investment was delayed earlier this year when Sharp failed to satisfy conditions for the investment. Sharp's now confirmed …

Brazil’s Easy Taxi raises $15M to become e-hailing front-runner in emerging markets

Taxi apps are taking over the world. Today a Brazil-based company called Easy Taxi closed $15 million to drive growth around the globe.<p>Easy Taxi operates along the same lines as Uber Taxi, Flywheel, and Hailo. People hail cabs using a mobile application and the system calls the nearest available …

UK mobile advertising market set to grow by 90% in 2013

The UK mobile advertising market is forecast to almost double in 2013 to £1bn, as Google, Facebook and Twitter increasingly successfully mine the …