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This month's roundup also includes a few positive spins that deserved to be lauded rather than lampooned.
The ghosts of Skype past: How Estonia's biggest tech export is still powering its startup scene today
The Estonian 'Skype mafia' is driving new tech companies in the country, hoping to lay the foundations for the next generation of tech success stories.
Not every company will go quiet when being hounded by Carl Icahn.
Experts argue that, up until now, robots have been limited to jobs in the following three realms: dirty, dangerous or dull.
The activist investor fired off his second scathing letter this week, slamming board members Marc Andreessen and Scott Cook for being "value-driven for themselves" and calling eBay's corporate governance "dysfunctional." Oh, and he still wants that PayPal spin-off to happen.
Are Sony's cutbacks more evidence of the changing of the guard at the top of the tech world?
All regions saw vendor revenue decline in the fourth quarter except for Asia-Pacific which managed to eke out a tiny 0.6 percent improvement.
According to reports, the two firms will invest close to $1 billion in to a battery manufacturing plant in the United States.
Cyber attacks post a greater threat than terrorism, suggests one Juniper Networks exec. But public apathy seems to be overshadowing the severity of the situation.
UPDATE: Mt. Gox has closed the bitcoin exchange and filed for bankruptcy in Japan.
Facebook, after unsuccessfully trying to get its users on its own email system, has thrown in the towel.
According to the filing, the ceiling for the fundraising round is actually $450 million, meaning Dropbox might shoot even higher.
Carl Icahn didn't pull any punches in an open letter to eBay shareholders, essentially accusing a pair of board members of lining their pockets at the company's expense and skewering CEO John Donahoe for letting it all happen in the first place.
Disparate in what they do, they all involve technologies associated with engaging customers or at least understanding what they have to know so that they can engage customers.
Facebook and Ericsson have joined forces to create an innovation lab for expanding the reach of the Web and optimizing applications.