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Verizon, cable companies now "frenemies," can sell each other's products

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The Federal Communications Commission today approved Verizon Wireless's deal to purchase lots of wireless spectrum from cable companies, while imposing limits onto a related deal in which Verizon and the cable companies will resell each other's services. Verizon will purchase spectrum in the Advanced Wireless Services band from Comcast, Time...
Verizon, cable companies now "frenemies," can sell each other's products

Unknown Tech Company Fighting Back Against FBI's National Security Letter Gag Order

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Last year Twitter was willing to stand up to the feds when they tried to issue a so-called 2703(d) order to try to reveal info about some Wikileaks collaborators. A (d) order is like a warrant, but with fewer privacy protections, but Twitter fought hard to at least let users...
Unknown Tech Company Fighting Back Against FBI's National Security Letter Gag Order

Box boosts Android clients, continues Windows Phone snub

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Box is enhancing the Android clients for its cloud-based storage service in a plan that makes Android first among equals in smartphone and tablet OSes. Box, formerly known as Box.net, is one of several companies — including fan-favorite Dropbox as well as Microsoft, and Google — competing to store your digital paraphernalia...
Box boosts Android clients, continues Windows Phone snub

Gavin Newsom Talks About Transparent Government (Video)

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Last week, I ambled over to the Founders Den in San Francisco’s SOMA neighborhood to talk to California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom about his new book, “Citizenville: How to Take the Town Square Digital and Reinvent Government.” For the book, described as a “rallying cry for revolutionizing democracy in...
Gavin Newsom Talks About Transparent Government (Video)

The Hatchery Launches a Fashion District Coworking Space and a ‘Sweat Fund’ To Help Startups Close Deals

www.betabeat.com
Ms. Huang If you hadn't heard, office space in New York is increasingly hard to come by. The Hatchery, the startup advisory firm behind the infamously rigorous pitch events "Are You Serious?" and The Gauntlet, wants to help with that--and a whole host of other problems early-stage startups have to...
The Hatchery Launches a Fashion District Coworking Space and a ‘Sweat Fund’ To Help Startups Close Deals
Daft Punk's 'Random Access Memories' entourage includes 9 musicians and Yves Saint Laurent
Apps & updates: Google Drive, Kindle for Mac, more

Daft Punk's Get Lucky Most Streamed Song On Spotify

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Groove is everything. Oh yes it is. Get Lucky, the first single from Daft Punk in, ooh, ages, came out on Friday and the summery track has already broken one record: it's become Spotify's most-streamed song in the U.S. and the U.K., beating out American record-holder Macklemore and Lewis's...
Daft Punk's Get Lucky Most Streamed Song On Spotify

OffiSync Introduces Real-Time Co-Authoring Between Microsoft Office and Google Docs

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OffiSync is launching an all-new version of its Microsoft Office to Google Docs synchronization tool, a plugin that's a "must-have" for anyone still straddling the two worlds of office suites: that is, the desktop-based world of Microsoft software and the web-based world of Google Docs. In the updated version of...
OffiSync Introduces Real-Time Co-Authoring Between Microsoft Office and Google Docs
David Kelley talks about Steve Jobs and 'design thinking' in '60 Minutes' interview

The Team From YC-Backed Stypi Heads To Salesforce To Work On Enterprise Collaboration

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It looks like the team from Y Combinator-backed Stypi is heading to Salesforce, according to this blog post. It’s unclear if this is an acq-hire or an actual acquisition. We’ve contacted Salesforce for confirmation. As we reported last year, Stypi develops lightweight, real-time collaborative text editor. It’s similar in many...
The Team From YC-Backed Stypi Heads To Salesforce To Work On Enterprise Collaboration
BitTorrent's new SoShare app lets you share files of up to 1TB for free

How Iron Sky fell to Earth

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With its Nazis in space, Iron Sky promised a comedy that would take flight – but did its fans' involvement drag it down?Iron Sky was one of the most buzzed about films ahead of this year's Berlin film festival, but many critics (including my colleague Andrew Pulver) found the reality...
How Iron Sky fell to Earth

Zillow makes another buy, gobbles up NYC's Buyfolio

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Zillow has made another acquisition, purchasing the online home shopping platform Buyfolio. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Buyfolio’s service allows home shoppers to share listings with specified collaborators — perhaps a family member, spouse or real estate agent. It also allows those collaborators to discuss the listings, eliminating...
Zillow makes another buy, gobbles up NYC's Buyfolio
At the Democratic National Convention, Startups Emerge as a Force...For Partying
For sale from Pivotal Initiative: Cloud Foundry

Put Your Documents on the Web with Docs.com

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If you want to share an Office document on the web, you will either upload it to a document sharing website (like SlideShare, Scribd or even Google Docs) or, if the content is private, you’ll probably send a copy of the document as an email attachment. Now there’s another neat...
Put Your Documents on the Web with Docs.com
Google Launches Drive Realtime API To Let Developers Build Apps With Real-Time Collaboration
Tracky wants to be your one-stop collaboration shop

SlideShark Becomes a Turnkey Mobile Preso Viewer for New Box Platform

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Earlier this year, my colleague David Strom shared with you the sudden rise of a mobile presentation tool called SlideShark. It was a fairly simple concept to begin with: Upload a PowerPoint presentation to Brainshark's servers, and then deploy that presentation to multiple recipients who can watch them from their...
SlideShark Becomes a Turnkey Mobile Preso Viewer for New Box Platform

Dropmark brings dead simple collaboration into the cloud [invites]

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Every once in a while, there’s an app or product that comes out and blows everybody’s minds. Not long ago, Dropbox opened our eyes to how simple sharing and storing files in the cloud can be. Oak, a design studio based out of Brooklyn, NY, has been quietly working away...
Dropmark brings dead simple collaboration into the cloud [invites]

Google Drive Doesn't Go Far Enough - But It Could

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Google Drive launched today, and the team behind it took great pains to explain to ReadWriteWeb that the service is in its "early stages." While it does offer unique features on day one, there's so much potential that Google has yet to implement. Here's what Google Drive should be...
Google Drive Doesn't Go Far Enough - But It Could

Cacoo Lets Multiple Users Create Designs Collaboratively And In Real-time

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Most people still use traditional applications like Powerpoint or Visio for creating diagrams or charting software, which isn’t always a simple task (especially if the designs are complicated or need to look pretty). There’s no shortage of easy-to-use online diagramming and design applications addressing the need, but a tool called...
Cacoo Lets Multiple Users Create Designs Collaboratively And In Real-time

Wrike Releases A Free Version Of Its Project Management App

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Wrike is hoping to expand its audience today with the launch of a free version of its project management tool. Wrike says it already has 2,000 customers including Accenture, Stanford, and Ticketmaster, but until now, the cheapest pricing level was $49 per month. Even though releasing a free version is...
Wrike Releases A Free Version Of Its Project Management App
For Google’s Next Trick, The Company Attempts to Save 3,000 Dying Languages

Offline Google Drive now automatically saves files, lets you create and edit drawings

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Well, it looks as if the Drive news just keep pouring in. Shortly after outing a couple of new features that make the service a little more friendly with collaborators, Google's rather quietly taken to its own social network to announce some offline tidbits. Starting today, users of Mountain...
Offline Google Drive now automatically saves files, lets you create and edit drawings

Talent Crowdsourcing Startup Talenthouse Raises $4.1 Million From Director Brett Ratner, Eric Schmidt’s Innovation Endeavors and Others

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Talenthouse, the talent crowdsourcing startup that aims to connect well-known artists with talented (but not so well known) collaborators, announced a new round of funding today. The company raised $4.2 million from a series of high-profile investors, including director and film producer Brett Ratner, Jean Piggozzi, Estée Lauder chairman William...
Talent Crowdsourcing Startup Talenthouse Raises $4.1 Million From Director Brett Ratner, Eric Schmidt’s Innovation Endeavors and Others
Daft Punk's 'Random Access Memories' leaks online a week before official release

Froont wants to solve many-screen design problems from within the browser

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Froont, a Baltic-U.S. startup, has released a public beta of its in-browser responsive web design tool, which aims to automate front-end development for the benefit of designers. Responsive web design is all the rage right now: it basically means designing a website so that it renders nicely across a variety...
Froont wants to solve many-screen design problems from within the browser
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