Data Elite launched last week putting money, counseling from leading data scientists and physical workspace at the disposal of selected big data startups.
KDDI's Open Innovation Fund invested $5 million in Fuhu, a developer of children's educational apps and devices. This is the first investment for the fund, which was launched last February and has $60 million in funding to invest in companies in the Silicon Valley area.
Verizon Wireless announced it will support Java technology, a move that represents a major change for a carrier--now the nation's largest--that has long relied on Qualcomm's BREW technology for
By Levi Shapiro Jim Messer started Transverse last year in New York with a cadre of wireless industry veterans. This year, the company relocated to Austin.