Marketplace Tech for Thursday, January 9, 2014

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Earlier this week, Intel announced at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas that it's getting serious about mineral sourcing. Where companies get the ingredients for our chips and our devices is kind of a dirty open secret. And until the creation of new materials, it will stay that way. But the world's largest chip maker is promising all of the microprocessors it ships this year will be free of conflict minerals.

A CES dispatch from Yahoo! Tech's David Pogue

The former New York Times tech critic talks about CES and his new job with Yahoo! Tech.
Posted In: Yahoo, David Pogue

Inside Intel's 'confict minerals' program

Earlier this week, Intel announced at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas that its chips will be produced from 'conflict-free' sources.
Posted In: Intel, conflict minerals

Starting over with a startup: When is it time to stop?

In Silicon Valley, a failed start-up is often considered to be a helpful lesson in how to succeed - next time.
Posted In: startups, Silicon Valley