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How far is the Sheraton from the Space Needle? Walk Score unveils hotel finder
Inside Zynga Network And Its New "Big Learning Machine"

Loosecubes Secures $7.8M From NEA, Accel To Become The Airbnb For Shared Office Space

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Loosecubes, the community marketplace for shared workspace, has today announced that it has secured $7.8 million in series A financing, bringing its total funding to $9 million. The round was led by New Enterprise Associates and Revolution Ventures, with participation from previous investors, Accel Partners and Battery Ventures. As a...
Loosecubes Secures $7.8M From NEA, Accel To Become The Airbnb For Shared Office Space

Siri’s father comes to her defense

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How does Dag Kittlaus — the inventor behind Apple’s digital personal assistant — respond to the criticism leveled at Siri? Not well. [cnnmoney-byline src="By Tom Ziegler, contributor"] FORTUNE — The guy who invented Siri has a message for users who can’t get the hang of the Apple’s virtual personal assistant:...
Siri’s father comes to her defense

Fast Company Vs. The Throwbots [Video]

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iRobot, makers of the Roomba, just stopped by Fast Company's offices. They let us play with their new surveillance robot that you operate by throwing. Here's what happened. Boston-area firm iRobot is best known as the creators of the Roomba, the beloved floor-cleaning robots found in middle-class homes worldwide....
Fast Company Vs. The Throwbots [Video]

OnLive service to continue as company transitions to new form

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Following yesterday's flurry of rumors that game streaming service OnLive had fired its entire staff in advance of a potential shutdown or realignment, the company has announced that its streaming game service will continue while it re-establishes itself as a "newly-formed company… backed by substantial funding." The statement gives credence...
OnLive service to continue as company transitions to new form
Top 10 cities for gamers: How the heck did Atlanta beat out Seattle for No. 1?

"Three Stars"

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"Three Stars": Michal Lev-Ram also dives into Samsung for Fortune. One interesting/humorous tidbit I did not realize: Samsung, which means "three stars" in Korean, started out as a small supplier of dried fish and noodles in the city of Daegu back in 1938. Eventually the company's ambitious founder, Byung-Chull Lee,...
"Three Stars"
Facebook IPO: A Mega Meta Mashup Of Media

O2 sees a considerable payoff via its work-from-home gamble

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In February, O2 launched its Flexible Working Pilot and let a quarter of its 12,000-strong workforce work remotely for the day as it tested its readiness for disruption during the Olympics. Today it has released the results of that action. On the day, more than 2,500 people worked remotely, with only 125...
O2 sees a considerable payoff via its work-from-home gamble
Report: T-Mobile slashing 100 jobs just before MetroPCS merger
Comprehend wants to cure data woes for pharma companies

HubSpot Acquires Notification Aggregator Chime And Calendar App PrepWork

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Marketing software company HubSpot is announcing that it has acquired two small startups — Chime and PrepWork. The financial terms of the deals aren’t being disclosed, but HubSpot says it’s bringing on the full Chime and PrepWork teams and moving them from Toronto and New Haven, Conn., respectively, to the...
HubSpot Acquires Notification Aggregator Chime And Calendar App PrepWork

Facebook gets simpler with bet that we just want the news that fits

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg paused before unveiling a fresh design for its News Feed on Thursday at company headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. Before moving to the slide everyone was waiting for, he took us back in time for a few seconds, first showing how Facebook’s homepage used to look. It was...
Facebook gets simpler with bet that we just want the news that fits
Facebook paints 42-foot QR code on roof of company headquarters

New York’s Proposed Angel Tax Credit Could Discourage Outside Investors

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Mr. Kellner Last Friday, Democratic Assemblymember Micah Kellner proposed a new tax credit to incentive investing in local startups--an area of particular interest to Mr. Kellner, whose district includes Roosevelt Island, the future home of Cornell and Technion's applied sciences campus designed to unleash an army of developers and untold number...
New York’s Proposed Angel Tax Credit Could Discourage Outside Investors
Big Tech: Marissa Mayer Allegedly Has 10 or 12 Different Priorities for Yahoo

eBay is back!

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Supercharged by PayPal, the e-commerce company and its stock are red-hot. Watch out, Amazon! FORTUNE -- "I'd like to take you on a journey." A group of 2,500 eBay employees is assembled at the San Jose Civic, a concert venue a few miles from company headquarters. Their boss, CEO John...
eBay is back!

Boot up: Sony's cuts, Samsung's new idea, iPhone 4 prototyped and more

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Plus the death of user-generated content?, Galaxy Note reviewed, Google in China and moreA quick burst of 9 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology teamSony Mobile Communications announces new operational structure and reduction in workforce >> SonySony Mobile plans to reduce its global headcount by...
Boot up: Sony's cuts, Samsung's new idea, iPhone 4 prototyped and more

Foxconn Chief Reportedly Making Preparations for Apple Television Set

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China Daily briefly notes (via How To Arena) that Foxconn chairman Terry Gou directly addressed the topic of Apple's rumored television set yesterday at a news conference in Shanghai marking the start of construction on a new company headquarters facility. Apple "iScreen" concept by CiccareseDesign According to the report, Gou...
Foxconn Chief Reportedly Making Preparations for Apple Television Set
Social: Coffee Meets Bagel Is Online Dating Meets Groupon

Struggling Nokia may sell company headquarters in Finland

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In yet another sign of how far it has fallen, Nokia is considering selling its corporate headquarters in Espoo, Finland, to cut costs....
Struggling Nokia may sell company headquarters in Finland

Facebook Engineer Behind ‘Presence’ Is Turning The Concept Into A Standalone Company

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One of the geeky, cute contraptions of the early Facebook days was a web-enabled beer keg at company headquarters. Whenever an employee swiped their RFID badge on it, a camera would snap a photo of them pouring a beer and post a status update to Facebook. Whenever it ran low...
Facebook Engineer Behind ‘Presence’ Is Turning The Concept Into A Standalone Company
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