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    15 Startups and Companies That Went Bust in 2013 #Fail

    The 2013 retrospective lists! The best part about New Year’s Eve? Probably. We’re doing our part by saying some fond (or not-so-fond) farewells to the companies and businesses that are no longer with us. These 15 didn’t survive the year that was. Some died young. Some have been urban stalwarts for decades. All shuffled off […]

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    5 Israeli Startups With Amazing Apps, Just Like Waze

    It’s not the dream of every startup company, but it sure seems that way sometimes – collecting a massive buyout check and joining one of the collectives. That just happened to Waze, an app famous for user-generated and edited maps that featured real-time traffic and routing information from its broad community. That community now belongs […]

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    Skype Motivates Estonian Start-ups, But is it Enough to Compete

    What defines a start-up company? Is it drive? Is it the investors? Or could it possibly be the environment in which these companies grow? In the United States, entrepreneurs are considered some of the country’s elite. A formidable group, these people are revered as innovators tasked with developing “the next big thing.” Failure is an […]

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    MobileMonday Summit 2010 Brings Together Global Mobile Innovators

    When it comes to trends in mobile, I think about social networking, sharing, and feature rich smartphones. But what if there’s more to the mobile web? What if the future in mobile is about the social good? That was the trend at the MobileMonday summit, a meetup where leaders in the mobile space join together […]