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Acacia soars 35% in second tech IPO of the year

It has been a terrible year for tech IPOs. Until now, only SecureWorks braved the market and it didn’t go well. But Acacia Communications braved the public markets today and outperformed expectat

Detroit To Finally Get Fiber-Optic Internet Thanks To Dan Gilbert

High speed fiber optic internet is coming to downtown Detroit thanks to Dan Gilbert’s Rock Ventures. The investment group recently confirmed that construction is underway on a fiber-optic network st

The Same Tech That Makes Your Bose Headphones So Quiet Could Give Net Speeds A Big Boost

New research suggests that noise canceling tech isn't just for blocking out the screaming baby or chatty couple sitting next to you on that transatlantic flight – it could also greatly improve the q

Cable companies still bickering over FiOS advertising

Comcast, Verizon, and Time Warner Cable are all sniping at each other, emphasizing the minor advantages their overpriced service has over the competitor’s overpriced service. They’re tradi

Solar Flower: Double the Hippie Feel-Good Junk

Here we are in 2007, a new year full of promise and heartfelt bliss, and I find this. It’s a Solar Night Flower. Sunlight charges it during the day, and the Solar Night Flower’s (SNF for s