Microsoft Launches Its Own Angel Fund
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published July 13, 2012
The Bing Fund will invest in startups "building online or mobile experiences."
Tags: Microsoft, mobile, Bing, startups, online, angel investors, Bing Fund
Advice for Startups
By David Strom | Article Published May 10, 2012
A longtime tech mentor talks about issues like setting price levels and what it means to "pivot."
Tags: startups, startup
10 Hot Cloud Computing Startups for 2010
By Jeff Vance | Article Published January 31, 2010
Cloud computing startups that provide security, data migration, application management and more. This group reflects the emerging trends in virtualization and software as a service.
Tags: cloud computing, security, virtualization, application management, startups
Tech Firms Need a Backup Plan
By David Needle | Article Published September 21, 2009
For tech firms, B doesnt need to mean Beaten, it can be Beautiful (and profitable).
Tags: Google, services, networking, iPhone, startups
Twitter to Get Refresh?
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published July 26, 2009
The rapidly growing microblogging phenom is expected to reveal a makeover this coming week.
Tags: Twitter, marketing, servers, startups, media
IT Staff and the Value of Remote Work
By Gary Swart | Article Published July 20, 2009
As some IT staff bemoan the move to a freelance-based tech workforce, the CEO of a work-for-hire Web site points out the advantages of this approach.
Tags: management, IT, IT Jobs/Salary, economy, startups
Is Linux Bad for the Economy?
By Kenneth Hess | Article Published April 02, 2009
Linux's emphasis on cost savings and a skinny bottom line may be the opposite of what we need, as economic recovery won't start unless business get back to spend serious money.
Tags: open source, Linux, services, consumer, startups
Hard Work is Dead. Call It 'Work Ethic 2.0'
By Mike Elgan | Article Published December 17, 2008
A person who works with total focus has an enormous advantage over a workaholic who's "multi-tasking" all day, answering every phone call, constantly checking Facebook and Twitter, and indulging every interruption.
Tags: video, Facebook, virus, startups, e-Mail
HP Betting on Next Gen Info Management
By David Needle | Article Published November 23, 2008
The head of HP Labs says the computing giant is investing in a number of advanced technologies and working with venture capitalists to assist startups.
Tags: services, Intel, HP, Yahoo, startups
Three Ways SMBs Can Survive the Economic Meltdown
By Mike Elgan | Article Published October 07, 2008
You've heard most of these ideas before, but economic meltdowns have a funny way of making once-unthinkable changes suddenly appealing.
Tags: video, IT, stocks, dot-com, startups
Making Sense of Online Backup Options
By Brian T. Horowitz | Article Published September 29, 2008
Experts say security and trust are key when deciding where small businesses should store their data.
Tags: services, marketing, Mac, startups, Storage
Ruby on Rails Performance Options Grow
By Sean Michael Kerner | Article Published May 31, 2008
Code alone isn't enough to make Ruby fast -- sometimes you need a little help.
Tags: open source, developer, SaaS, marketing, startups