June 2nd, 2010
VentureBeat: Wordnik, the startup that has supposedly built "the most comprehensive dictionary in the known universe," announced an initiative in February to make the text in e-book readers more information-rich.
June 2nd, 2010
Biofuels Digest: This week, the Digest is accepting nominations for the 10 Most Transformative Technologies of 2010, and subscriber voting will commence next week.
June 1st, 2010
The Independent: Gordon Murray Design has released details of the T.27 electric version of its city car.
May 28th, 2010
Auto Evolution: Gordon Murray, the man behind the McLaren F1, has released the full specification for his latest project, the T.27 electric city car, with the vehicle promising to be the most efficient EV in the world.
May 24th, 2010
May 17th, 2010
San Francisco Business Times: San Francisco's iRhythm Technologies Inc., which makes cardiac rhythm monitors, says it closed a $10 million private equity round, led by St. Jude Medical Inc., after gaining U.S. Food and Drug Administration clearance for a cardiac rhythm monitor, its "franchise product."
May 14th, 2010
San Francisco Business Times: To drive the electric car revolution, manufacturers are going to need a lot more lithium. And a Bay Area startup wants to be a cheaper and more eco-friendly supplier.
May 14th, 2010
Sustainable Business: Biofuel company ZeaChem Inc. has finalized a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for a $25 million grant that will be used to construct and operate a cellulosic ethanol refinery in Oregon.