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Innovation of the Week: Pokémon Go inspires new approach to buying and selling furniture online

Chairish’s mobile augmented-reality-enabled app was released on Thursday. | Photo by Chairish

March 8, 2017 - 11:38am

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Marita Scarfi

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Amy Weeden

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Ones and Zeroes: The cloud market rises to new heights, South Asian PC sales go south

The global cloud services business will expand by 18 percent in 2017, according to Gartner. | Photo by Razza Mathadsa Flickr

February 27, 2017 - 4:21pm

Innovation of the Week: Wireless charging may be the future for iPhones

Apple’s joining of an industry group indicates its next iPhone may adopt wireless charging technology, similar to the Lumia smartphone shown here. | Photo by Vernon Chan Flickr

February 15, 2017 - 3:07pm

Innovation of the Week: Booster takes the traffic hassle out of gassing up

Booster’s corporate-focused, on-demand gas delivery service promises to mitigate Santa Clara’s traffic crisis. | Photo by Booster

February 10, 2017 - 5:09pm

Ones and Zeroes: Apple wins one and loses one; augmented reality sets in

Sales of the iPhone 7 helped push Apple into the top spot in the global smartphone market in the fourth quarter. | Photo by Brian Mitchell Flickr

February 3, 2017 - 7:32pm

Innovation of the Week: Channel surfing could be brain-operated

The MindFlix remote employs InteraXon’s headband to free TV viewers from the toil and drudgery of pressing buttons on their remote controls.| Photo by InteraXon Flickr

February 1, 2017 - 9:36pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Sonita Lontoh

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Women business owners explain special set of challenges

Holly Tachovsky, CEO and co-founder of Austin-based BuildFax, believes that the quality of a company's idea and management team are more important than whether it is run by a woman. | Photo courtesy of BuildFax.

January 26, 2017 - 1:55pm

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