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SXSW 2013: No new Twitter, but marketing and hardware stand out

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South by Southwest Interactive is best known as the technology festival that put such social networking mainstays as Twitter and Foursquare on the map. But if there was a "next big thing" at this year's event, finding it would be pretty hard. Part of the problem is that the...
SXSW 2013: No new Twitter, but marketing and hardware stand out

How do you reward a faithful commenter on your blog? A $540K investment ain’t bad

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Engagio founder William Mougayar Engagio, a Toronto startup founded by William Mougayar that helps people keep track of the conversations they are having in comment threads across the web, has raised $540,000 led by Rho Canada and New York investor Fred Wilson. The unique thing about Engagio is that it...
How do you reward a faithful commenter on your blog? A $540K investment ain’t bad

I tried explaining dark flow to a bartender. He was stuck in 5 stars, I kinda went beyond that http://bit.ly/9iGgQj

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I tried explaining dark flow to a bartender. He was stuck in 5 stars, I kinda went beyond that http://bit.ly/9iGgQj

Fast Talk: How This Bartender Is Rebooting The Condom

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Meet Richard Pessall, a 20-year-old British entrepreneur who wants to take the condom where no man has gone before (no, not space).Richard Pessall, 20, lives and works as bartender in Shropshire, England. He spent nine years living in the United States, but when he ran out of money to pay...
Fast Talk: How This Bartender Is Rebooting The Condom

SideTour, New York’s peer-to-peer experience marketplace, unveils its new social platform

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Want to learn about New York’s best donuts or take a look at Brooklyn Treasury’s silkscreen studio? What about a tequila tour with legendary bartender Phil Ward? With SideTour, a peer-to-peer marketplace of marketable serendipity, you can do all that and more. The New York City based startup opens a window into someone’s world...
SideTour, New York’s peer-to-peer experience marketplace, unveils its new social platform
Déjà vu: Google employee loses prototype Nexus 4 at San Francisco bar

The Secret To Reddit's Astounding Success

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In December 2011, Reddit served just over 2 billion pageviews to almost 35 million visitors, and each visitor spent an average of 16 minutes on the site. What does it do so well to keep the site so engaging? The answer is that Reddit doesn't tell its users what...
The Secret To Reddit's Astounding Success

WunWun is like having a personal assistant: It runs errands, walks dogs -- even bartends parties

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Following the ranks of affordable luxury services like Uber, WunWun is a young, peculiarly named startup with one simple goal: to be your on-demand helper. The iOS app, which is only available in New York City for the time being, is part concierge service, part personal assistant. It’s comparable, in...
WunWun is like having a personal assistant: It runs errands, walks dogs -- even bartends parties

Tired Of Waiting In Line At Bars? Coaster's Got Your Back With A Mobile App For Placing Drink Orders

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Here’s a startup idea that’s close to my heart. If at any point in your adult life you’ve ever entered a bar, pub, night club, lounge, or other fine watering hole, you’ve probably dealt with the problem of waiting in line to order a drink. It’s a huge pain...
Tired Of Waiting In Line At Bars? Coaster's Got Your Back With A Mobile App For Placing Drink Orders

Social media and the post-privacy society | Gary Younge

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Welcome to this brave new, digitally-connected world that has blown up the barriers between our public and private selvesWhile having a meal with his wife in his home town of Utica in 2007, the pollster John Zogby struck up a conversation with his 20-year-old waitress about privacy, social networking and...
Social media and the post-privacy society | Gary Younge

Quepasa, MyYearbook Complete Rebranding As MeetMe, Will Start Trading Today As MEET

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Quepasa, the Latin American social networking company that merged with myYearbook, announced in April that it was rebranding as MeetMe. Now the company says the rebranding is complete, capped off with the fact that Quepasa (which is publicly traded on NYSE Amex), will now trade under the MEET ticker symbol,...
Quepasa, MyYearbook Complete Rebranding As MeetMe, Will Start Trading Today As MEET

Google’s best invention ever: The KegDroid beer dispensing system [video]

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Google works on some of the coolest projects you can think of. Want to wear a virtual digital environment on your face? There’s Project Glass. Want to take a cross country trip without ever touching the gas pedal? There’s the Google self-driving car. Want beer? Now there’s the KegDroid beer...
Google’s best invention ever: The KegDroid beer dispensing system [video]

Customer Service Is Next Job for IBM's Watson

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Remember Watson? The supercomputer that in an elaborate but interesting publicity stunt beat humanity at the game show “Jeopardy” a few years back, and then for a follow-up went on to become a big shot doctor (sort of), and more recently has started to specialize in cancer research now has...
Customer Service Is Next Job for IBM's Watson

20 Quotes That Reveal How Mark Cuban Became Everyone's Favorite Billionaire

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Mark Cuban started his working life as a bartender in Dallas. Then he took a job as a computer salesman. Then he was fired. And only then did he start his first company, MicroSolutions. He did well, selling it for $6 million. He did even better with his next company -...
20 Quotes That Reveal How Mark Cuban Became Everyone's Favorite Billionaire

The Best Watering Holes For Founders And Entrepreneurs In San Francisco

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This Feature Is Brought To You By Aloft Hotels Going out for a beer after pushing a gigantic update is pretty much tradition for San Francisco startups. Luckily, San Francisco has more than enough bars — good ones, too — to satisfy the demand from some of the top...
The Best Watering Holes For Founders And Entrepreneurs In San Francisco

GPS capability gives FourSquare social-networking service an edge

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So this guy walks into a bar. He looks around, recognizes the bartender -- and whips out a cellphone, launches an app and taps a button labeled "Check-in here." Then he gets a beer. That is a routine occurrence for people using -- make that, playing -- a social-networking service...
GPS capability gives FourSquare social-networking service an edge

Bar Power Is A Nightlife App To Help You Be Less Of A Douchebag At Bars

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Once you’ve had a few drinks at a bar it’s easy to let loose and blow off steam. Unfortunately, while you’re having fun, you could end up annoying others around you, namely the staff at the venue you’re at. By acting like a fool, you’re jeopardizing your future visits, since...
Bar Power Is A Nightlife App To Help You Be Less Of A Douchebag At Bars

Brightbox: A charging kiosk that keeps your phone safe

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We’ve all seen mobile phone charging kiosks before, but how about a juicing station that lets you go off for a bite to eat or disappear into nearby store without worrying whether your phone will be there when you get back? If you live in New York City, you may...
Brightbox: A charging kiosk that keeps your phone safe

Gallery: Robot Bartenders Sling Cocktails for Carbon-Based Drinkers

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<< previous image | next image >> The secret to a great cocktail, most connoisseurs would agree, has something to do with the ice, the liquor, the glass — and the bartender. But what if the bartender is not a warm-blooded human with a sympathetic ear, but rather a cold,...
Gallery: Robot Bartenders Sling Cocktails for Carbon-Based Drinkers
A Year After Being Acquired For $180 Million, OMGPOP Is Gone And Some Employees Are Taking It Hard (ZNGA)

The Absent Bartender

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I'd like to apologize for being mostly absent during two back to back fantastic conversations here over the past two days. It's one thing to take 30 minutes to compose some thoughts at 5am in the morning when nobody else is awake. It is entirely another to stay engaged in...
The Absent Bartender
What Happened When I Took My Dating Life Mobile

We Found Pinterest's HUGE New San Francisco Office And Took A Bunch Of Photos

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We sidled up to the counter at one of our longtime favorite dives in San Francisco, Mars Bar & Restaurant, and asked the bartender if he knew who was moving in across the street. "Sure," he said. "Pinterest." As we reported Friday, the online image-sharing board had packed up its...
We Found Pinterest's HUGE New San Francisco Office And Took A Bunch Of Photos

Here's A Review Of Our Lovely Evening With Airbnb's Charming Founders

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Airbnb invited us and some other members of the press to meet CEO Brian Chesky, CTO Nate Blecharczyk, and chief product officer Joe Gebbia in a private home in San Francisco. In fact, it was one of the 3,000-plus places in the city that are listed on Airbnb, a service...
Here's A Review Of Our Lovely Evening With Airbnb's Charming Founders

KegDroid dispenses beer with the help of a Xoom tablet and an Arduino board

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Here's an instance of NFC technology that's more exciting than yet another tap-to-pay scenario. Google employee Paul Carff combined a Motorola Xoom running ICS with an Arduino microcontroller to create KegDroid, a friendly green beer dispenser. The Xoom acts as a gatekeeper to that brewed goodness, only letting the...
KegDroid dispenses beer with the help of a Xoom tablet and an Arduino board

This bartender is the most amazing video you’ll watch today [Video]

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Description? What description? Just click play. Thanks to maxmtl11 from Reddit for the find....
This bartender is the most amazing video you’ll watch today [Video]
7 things startups forget when planning their launch parties

GUY KAWASAKI: Here's What I've Learned About Twitter Marketing

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Guy Kawasaki, former chief evangelist at Apple and all-around marketing guru, knows quite a bit about generating hype.  His account @GuyKawasaki is followed by more than 800,000 people, and he uses it to promote his aggregation site Alltop. Kawasaki uses Twitter as strictly a marketing tool for Alltop. He revealed some of the...
GUY KAWASAKI: Here's What I've Learned About Twitter Marketing

Sir Mix-a-Bot: This bartender robot arm will serve you drinks all night long

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The trouble with hiring a bartender to serve you drinks is that he or she has to leave at some point. What’s the solution, then? Well, if you’re an engineer, you build the Sir Mix-a-Bot: a bartender robot arm that never quits. In 2002, Dave Zucker came across a discarded...
Sir Mix-a-Bot: This bartender robot arm will serve you drinks all night long
Google Lost Its Next Super Phone In A Bar, Just Like Apple (AAPL)
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?