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5 ways to evaluate investor alignment before they write a check

The Importance Of Setting Up Google+ Authorship

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As is much discussed at SMX events and on SearchEngineLand, Google is moving toward acknowledging ownership of content in alignment with the Google Panda update. Google Authorship allows the search engine to match up content with its author via his or her Google+ profile, which then appears in... Please visit...
The Importance Of Setting Up Google+ Authorship

Liu Puts Pressure On Tech Firms Over Working Conditions

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City Comptroller John Liu called on tech giants Dell, Intel, and Motorola to increase their manufacturers' compliance with human rights standards. The New York City Pension Fund is one of the largest shareholders in many of these tech companies, and plan to bring the measure to a resolution at the...
Liu Puts Pressure On Tech Firms Over Working Conditions
Sony 'Nexus X' images leak -- is Google about to launch multiple Nexus phones?

Twitter acquires mobile visual app creation tool Cabana

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Visual drag-and-drop app creation tool Cabana has announced that it has been acquired by Twitter. Cabana promised to be an ‘app creation tool’ for designers. We are writing today with some exciting news: Cabana has been acquired by Twitter and our team is #JoiningTheFlock! We built Cabana because we are...
Twitter acquires mobile visual app creation tool Cabana
Jeff Bezos on the 'Amazon Doctrine,' and why it's better than Apple's approach
Sharp now building world's first IGZO panels for thinner, more energy efficient displays

AWESOME - The Big Lebowski Character Alignment Chart via @seanloyless

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AWESOME - The Big Lebowski Character Alignment Chart via @seanloyless

How To Get Alignment Of Your Global Search Programs

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I just wrapped up a strategy session in Europe with two different companies and wanted to recap some of the issues I encountered and how we are working through them. It was interesting that in both cases, their US programs were fairly advanced and organized, yet their local market programs...
How To Get Alignment Of Your Global Search Programs

Learnist - a 'Pinterest for Education' - releases apps for iPhone, iPad

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Learnist, a Pinterest-like social learning platform from ed tech company Grockit, launched in May to let teachers and students of all kinds can create “learn boards” for everything from 8th grade English standards to data visualization to punk music. On Thursday, the company is announcing that it is rolling out...
Learnist - a 'Pinterest for Education' - releases apps for iPhone, iPad
Squarespace launches Portfolio to help creatives show off their masterpieces

RE: There are two analogies I use for operational alignment. One is the analogy of a machine with all the cogs working… http://disq.us/dl12e

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RE: There are two analogies I use for operational alignment. One is the analogy of a machine with all the cogs working… http://disq.us/dl12e
Apple's iOS 6 3D Maps are straight from C3 Technologies, some interesting notes

A Review of Consistent Designs on the Web

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The visual language of a website impresses a visitor far beyond their first glimpse. In fact, in observing the best websites, you notice that the small details speak to you subconsciously and that consistency improves your experience of the website and as a result makes you more likely to return....
A Review of Consistent Designs on the Web
Motorola cranks up difficulty on user repairs, Droid 4 teardown shows

TripAdvisor Combines Philanthropy And Marketing By Letting Reviewers Give A Free $25 Kiva Microloan

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TripAdvisor is putting up $250,000 of its own money to allow 10,000 people who leave a review on its site to allocate a $25 Kiva microloan to a fledgling entrepreneur in the country they visited. It could encourage people to use TripAdvisor while getting them hooked on philanthropy so they...
TripAdvisor Combines Philanthropy And Marketing By Letting Reviewers Give A Free $25 Kiva Microloan

Yahoo Publisher Network To Be Axed, Customers Referred To Chitika Instead

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We just received an anonymous tip from someone who claims to have received an email from Yahoo which says that the company’s Google AdSense counterpart, Publisher Network, will be shut down by the company in the next 30 days. There’s some chatter about it on Twitter as well, so...
Yahoo Publisher Network To Be Axed, Customers Referred To Chitika Instead

T-Mobile USA Testing iPhone-Compatible 4G HSPA+ Service at Moscone West

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Yesterday, 9to5Mac reported that an iPhone user running on T-Mobile's network had observed the curious phenomenon of 3G connectivity showing up on his device when in the immediate vicinity of the Moscone West convention center where Apple is holding its Worldwide Developers Conference next week. The user, who frequently passes...
T-Mobile USA Testing iPhone-Compatible 4G HSPA+ Service at Moscone West
Photographing the moon as an Olympic ring

How tiny commuting app Transit is beating Google Maps in Canada

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July 9-10, 2013 San Francisco, CA Tickets On Sale Now It’s amazing what being featured by Apple can do. This past week, Transit, which provides real-time bus and train schedules in just 37 global cities, went from slightly over a thousand downloads a day to 80,000 downloads in a...
How tiny commuting app Transit is beating Google Maps in Canada

When Is It Time To Pivot? 8 Startups On How They Knew They Had To Change

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There comes in a time the life of many startups when it starts to become clear that everything is not going according to plan. But how do entrepreneurs tell if they need to keep going all in on the original plan, or pivot to something new? To find out how...
When Is It Time To Pivot? 8 Startups On How They Knew They Had To Change

Social CRM Webinar Part 1: The 5Ms and Marketing Use Cases (Slides and Recording)

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The Market Took to the Social CRM Use Cases The Social CRM report by the Altimeter Group is a hit.  Within 30 days it has received over 30,000 views, been touted as the “Most Viral BtoB Report“, and brands and SCRM vendors are aligning their roadmaps in alignment with the...
Social CRM Webinar Part 1: The 5Ms and Marketing Use Cases (Slides and Recording)

Over iPhone App Launches To Make Adding Beautiful Typography To Pictures Fun And Easy

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Photo editing apps are pretty popular, which is pretty obvious when you see things like Facebook’s $1 billion acquisition of Instagram. But there’s a ton of them, so sorting through the various capabilities can be taxing. That’s why it’s great to see apps like Over, which just launched to enable...
Over iPhone App Launches To Make Adding Beautiful Typography To Pictures Fun And Easy

Singapore's MediaCorp Invests $40M In Luxury Online Retailer Reebonz

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MediaCorp, one of Singapore’s two largest media companies, has poured $40 million into Reebonz in a deal that values the designer brand flash-sales site at about $200 million. This is the first time that MediaCorp has invested in an online retailer, according to a story on Channel News Asia (a...
Singapore's MediaCorp Invests $40M In Luxury Online Retailer Reebonz

How to Align Sales and Marketing for Results (Not Just Harmony)

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  SMarketing is the alignment and connection between sales and marketing. Since Sales and Marketing work closely together in most organizations, it’s often typical for these two revenue generating groups to be in conflict with one another. The typical battle looks like this: Sales complains that Marketing isn’t generating enough...
How to Align Sales and Marketing for Results (Not Just Harmony)

It’s the Social Media Strategy Struggle

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I had a fascinating conversation on the first day of SXSW with Ryan McCormack of Sequence, a brand experience strategy and design firm in San Francisco, about social media strategy. My question to him was something my own company struggles with: “Where does strategy end and where do tactics begin?...
It’s the Social Media Strategy Struggle
'Pinch' connects multiple smartphones and tablets together to make a display

Neo N003 may deliver a 1080p smartphone for $145, but don't expect miracles

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Neo is known for building smartphones with price tags so low that a Nexus 4 would seem like a luxury. If GizChina's contact (and convenient product render) is accurate, that bang-for-the-buck ratio may grow especially wide in the near future. The N003 will supposedly include a 5-inch, 1080p display...
Neo N003 may deliver a 1080p smartphone for $145, but don't expect miracles

Telefonica, Mozilla and VCs Still Betting Big on HTML as They Pour $25 Million Into Everything.Me

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For Mozilla to be successful with its Firefox OS, it needs a lot of good HTML5 apps and content. Given that, it is not terribly surprising that Mozilla and carrier partner Telefonica are part of a $25 million investment round in Everything.Me, an Israeli start-up focused on helping create such...
Telefonica, Mozilla and VCs Still Betting Big on HTML as They Pour $25 Million Into Everything.Me
OtterBox Acquires Rival Protective Case Maker LifeProof
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