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Here’s a quick (hah!) look at 10 years of Facebook’s code

Here’s a quick (hah!) look at 10 years of Facebook’s code

Caption: A Facebook engineer explains fixing a critical Android bug.

Source: Jolie O’Dell / VentureBeat

Facebook is famous for its engineering prowess and hacker culture. So what better way to celebrate the company’s tenth anniversary than an infographic showing Facebook developers at their very

Castlight Health’s reported $2B IPO signals a monster year for digital health

Castlight Health’s reported $2B IPO signals a monster year for digital health

Caption: An employee at Castlght Health

Source: Castlight

Digital health company Castlight Health is well-funded, well-hyped, and it has reportedly filed confidential papers for a public offering.

All eyes are on what could be a $2 billion IPO, according to Fortune.  One

Castlight Health’s reported $2B IPO signals a monster year for digital health

Castlight Health’s reported $2B IPO signals a monster year for digital health

Caption: An employee at Castlght Health

Source: Castlight

Digital health company Castlight Health is well-funded, well-hyped, and it has reportedly filed confidential papers for a public offering.

All eyes are on what could be a $2 billion IPO, according to Fortune.  One

Nadella: Microsoft must innovate in a mobile-first, cloud-first world

Nadella: Microsoft must innovate in a mobile-first, cloud-first world

Caption: Satya Nadella addresses Microsoft customers in his first public remarks as CEO.

Source: Microsoft

Satya Nadella, Microsoft’s former cloud head and its new CEO, refuses to get bogged down in the company’s history or traditions.

He’s too busy looking forward.

“This business of

Nadella: Microsoft must innovate in a mobile-first, cloud-first world

Nadella: Microsoft must innovate in a mobile-first, cloud-first world

Caption: Satya Nadella addresses Microsoft customers in his first public remarks as CEO.

Source: Microsoft

Satya Nadella, Microsoft’s former cloud head and its new CEO, refuses to get bogged down in the company’s history or traditions.

He’s too busy looking forward.

“This business of

Join VB to find the king (or queen) of Ping-Pong at the 2014 Golden Gate Smackdown

Join VB to find the king (or queen) of Ping-Pong at the 2014 Golden Gate Smackdown


Game on! It’s time once again to stretch, dust off those paddles, grab your headband, and get ready for the 2014 Golden Gate Smackdown – brought to you by VentureBeat, BetaBeat, 148Apps and sponsored by NativeXVSC,

Join VB to find the king (or queen) of Ping-Pong at the 2014 Golden Gate Smackdown

Game on! It’s time once again to stretch, dust off those paddles, grab your headband, and get ready for the 2014 Golden Gate Smackdown – brought to you by VentureBeat, BetaBeat, 148Apps and sponsored by NativeX, VSC,

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Join VB to find the king (or queen) of Ping-Pong at the 2014 Golden Gate Smackdown

Join VB to find the king (or queen) of Ping-Pong at the 2014 Golden Gate Smackdown


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4 massive global challenges driving our need for the Internet of Things

4 massive global challenges driving our need for the Internet of Things


VANCOUVER — Every day we have more people, use more water, consume more energy, and spend more on health care on this globe. Solving those problems, according to one ARM director, is the perfect job — and the driving

Microsoft is just the sugar mama Foursquare was looking for

Microsoft is just the sugar mama Foursquare was looking for

Caption: Foursquare CEO Dennis Crowley

Source: Sean Ludwig/VentureBeat

An older, financially-secure power player shacking up with someone young, exciting, and looking for security — we’ve all heard that “love” story.

Microsoft and Foursquare are putting a tech industry spin on this old tale by announcing