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  • TechForward Wins $27M In Lawsuit Against Best Buy Over Stolen Trade Secrets

    TechForward Wins $27M In Lawsuit Against Best Buy Over Stolen Trade Secrets

    Score one for the small guys. Startup TechForward just won a huge lawsuit against electronics retailer Best Buy over misappropriated trade secrets. The judge has awarded TechForward $22 million in damages, as well as another $5 million in punitive damages. Here’s the background. In 2009, Best Buy and TechForward, which has raised money from First Round Capital and NEA, engaged in a… Read More

  • SupportSpace Lands $12M For Remote Technical Support Services

    SupportSpace Lands $12M For Remote Technical Support Services

    SupportSpace, which helps companies provide remote technical support with a range of customer service solutions and a network of ‘experts’, has raised $12 million in funding from Gemini, BRM and Emergence Capital. The round brings the startup’s total funding raised to nearly $37 million. Read More

  • iPhone 4 Pre-Sales At Best Buy Start June 15, In Stores June 24

    iPhone 4 Pre-Sales At Best Buy Start June 15, In Stores June 24

    Best Buy just announced that pre-sale orders of the iPhone 4 can be placed starting tomorrow, June 15. Apple. Pre-sale orders can be placed at any Best Buy or Best Buy Mobile standalone store nationwide.The iPhone 4 will be available for purchase at Best Buy and Best Buy Mobile stores June 24. The iPhone 4 was announced a few weeks ago during Steve Jobs’ keynote at WWDC. Its notable… Read More

  • HD DVD group calls Netflix Blu-ray decision 'unfortunate'

    [photopress:hdgr.jpg,full,center] What’s the HD DVD Promotions Group’s response to Netflix’s decision to exclusively stock Blu-ray and BestBuy’s decision to “recommend” Blu-ray? … it’s unfortunate to see Netflix make the decision to only stock Blu-ray titles going forward. While the Best Buy announcement says they will recommend Blu-ray, at… Read More