Note to media: Serve your users, not your platform

Note to media: Serve your users, not your platform

gigaom.com
New Everyone in the media industry seems to be trying to find a magic recipe for digital success, whether it’s a paywall or an iPad app or an outsourced news-aggregation service like Journatic. But it’s worth remembering that the simple things matter as well — such as giving readers something...
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betabeat.com
New One of the books at issue. Three romance novelists have filed a class action lawsuit in the Southern District of New York against juggernaut Harlequin Enterprises, alleging that the publisher is not coughing up the ebook royalties they were promised. Broken Promises–now that sounds like something that would catch our eye while...
Ebook Authors No Longer Hot for Harlequin, Slap the Romance Publisher with a Lawsuit

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New Last evening, design ecommerce site Fab announced a new big round of financing. Atomico, a tech VC firm founded by Skype's Niklas Zennstrom, led a $105 million Series C round. We wondered why Fab needed that much money, especially after it raised $40 million last fall and $8 million the...
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New The former advisor to Bill Clinton will join Microsoft as a corporate VP in charge of strategic and special projects, reporting to CEO Steve Ballmer. [Read more]...
Microsoft hires former Clinton advisor Penn as corporate VP

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New When you're up against hundreds of applicants for a job, it's crucial to have a resume that, at the very least, doesn't jeopardize your chances of making it into the first round. We've compiled the worst resume blunders as advised by career experts, and formatted these mistakes into the "worst...
This Is The Worst Resume Ever

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AOL Autos Partners With CarWoo! To Let Users Negotiate With Local Dealerships Anonymously

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thenextweb.com
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The magical Boomerang plugin for Gmail can now parler français and 56 other languages
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