This has to be one of the coolest startups out there today

Riya, a very interesting startup company that is building a picture tagging technology, just closed a huge $15MM round of funding.  Riya’s face recognition technology auto tags your photos with the names of those people that you’ve trained it to know based on facial characteristics.  Like something out of the FBI, or hollywood, this would […]

Apple’s marketcap surpasses Dell

Apple’s strong run with the iPod has lifted the company’s market capitalization to $72bn, or just slightly higher than Dell.  Engadget has a snippet from an internal email that Steve Jobs sent out marking the moment: “Team, it turned out that Michael Dell wasn’t perfect at predicting the future. Based on today’s stock market close, […]

The airline sector in India is booming

Boeing announced two major deals with huge implications for the Indian economy and airline sector.  The company will invest over $175 million in repair and training facilities, and will source almost $2 billion worth of products and services from India.  In addition to this huge deal, the company also announced that it had closed a […]