concentration

concentration

Best Practices For Writing For Online Readers

www.readwriteweb.com
I have less than 30 seconds to capture your attention with this post, so here goes: if you read some, most or all of the next 750 words or so, you will know how to write Web copy that is more useful to readers of your blog or Web site....
Best Practices For Writing For Online Readers
Paul Kedrosky: Only 8 Valley startups matter & that's a serious problem

Amazon is discounting us to death | Tim Waterstone

www.guardian.co.uk
The online retailer is smart, single-minded and ruthless – and it is destroying Britain's book industryThe furore over Amazon's highly creative world-wide tax planning – we have learned, for instance, that it has paid no corporation tax in the UK whatsoever on the substantial profit generated by last year's sales of £3.3bn, and...
Amazon is discounting us to death | Tim Waterstone
The Verge Mobile Show 016 - September 11th, 2012

Android tightens grip on smartphone market in second quarter of 2012

www.guardian.co.uk
Apple squeezed as smartphone sector grows at slowest rate since end of 2009, but together with Samsung makes up half of world salesGoogle's Android mobile operating system tightened its grip on the smartphone market in the second quarter of 2012, making up 68.1% of the 154m shipments worldwide, according to...
Android tightens grip on smartphone market in second quarter of 2012

Tablet Users Are Geezer Couch Potatoes, Says New Report

www.readwriteweb.com
New research shows that tablet owners are more likely to be older - and far more interested in consuming content than producing it. Those demographics blow holes in popular tablet-as-PC-replacement theories. Smartphone Users Like Tablets The insights come from a report last week from market analyst comScore, which also...
Tablet Users Are Geezer Couch Potatoes, Says New Report

BPOD: The Value of Concentration by Thanissaro Bhikkhu http://bit.ly/9gxoL3 #Buddhism /via @DIYDharma

diydharma.org
BPOD: The Value of Concentration by Thanissaro Bhikkhu http://bit.ly/9gxoL3 #Buddhism /via @DIYDharma

VMware sells Protect product family to LANDesk

www.computerworld.com
To further its concentration on software-defined data centers, hybrid clouds and end-user computing, VMware has sold the Protect product family to LANDesk....
VMware sells Protect product family to LANDesk

What Proposition 30 Means for California's Entrepreneurs

allthingsd.com
Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images NewsNothing terrifies investors or entrepreneurs as much as the concept of expropriation. When governments decide to expropriate legally obtained assets, entrepreneurs who worked tirelessly to build businesses and investors who risked scarce capital end up with little to nothing for their troubles. In fact, developing countries often...
What Proposition 30 Means for California's Entrepreneurs

Beach Bums & Bureaucrats: Where The iPads Early Adopters Live

www.readwriteweb.com
Now that we've finally embarked on a future of tablet computing (didn't we do that ten years ago?) with the iPad, we immediately got to wondering: What does iPad adoption look like across the country? Luckily, online ad network Chitika has offered some numbers on what its seeing for iPads...
Beach Bums & Bureaucrats: Where The iPads Early Adopters Live

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite hands-on

www.engadget.com
Of course, today's event wasn't just about the Fires. Amazon's still got a dog in the devoted e-reader race as well. The big news here, of course, is the company's entry into the world of lighted E Ink readers -- coming several months after the release of Barnes &...
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite hands-on
Nation-sponsored malware with Stuxnet ties has mystery warhead
Software rules the world, and the Valley still rules software
T-Mobile seeks to block Verizon's spectrum deal with cable companies

Rosetta Stone Buys Up Online Language Learning Community Livemocha For $8.3M In Cash

techcrunch.com
Rosetta Stone has just acquired Seattle-based online language-learning community Livemocha for $8.5 million in cash. Livemocha has one of the largest online language-learning communities in the world, boasting over 16 million members from over 195 different countries. Rosetta Stone will likely use Livemocha’s cloud platform to offer its language packages...
Rosetta Stone Buys Up Online Language Learning Community Livemocha For $8.3M In Cash

Sean Parker Explains What Facebook's IPO Really Means For Startups

www.businessinsider.com
Paul Graham wrote an email to Y Combinator's portfolio companies about what Facebook's underwhelming IPO meant for them. "What I do worry about is (a) it may be harder to raise money at all, regardless of price and (b) that companies that previously raised money at high valuations will now...
Sean Parker Explains What Facebook's IPO Really Means For Startups

A Simple Image showing the Concentration of Wealth

www.visualizingeconomics.com
A Simple Image showing the Concentration of Wealth

Lean and technical: How we chose and furnished our office the YCombinator way

www.geekwire.com
Cloudant is growing, and we recently opened offices in Seattle and the UK (in addition to our headquarters in Boston, near Cloudant’s MIT birthplace). As a YCombinator company, Cloudant is conditioned to run lean, but we also have an exceptionally technical team with an appreciation for good design. This made...
Lean and technical: How we chose and furnished our office the YCombinator way

Why Can't This Breathtaking Game Get Funded on Kickstarter?

allthingsd.com
The promise of crowdfunding is alluring: Creative people can turn their ideas into reality democratically, without having to compromise or sell their souls to a big corporation. And certainly, more than a few projects live up to that dream, a notable recent example being the super-cool 3-D printing pen 3Doodler,...
Why Can't This Breathtaking Game Get Funded on Kickstarter?

Waging Guerrilla War Against Online Distractions

www.theatlantic.com
For many people, turning of their Internet connection can ramp up productivity. But if you rely on the web, you need a more precise offensive.A few years ago Cory Doctorow wrote a nice little essay on "Writing in the Age of Distraction" that contains this memorable line: "The biggest impediment...
Waging Guerrilla War Against Online Distractions
Map: Here's where tech jobs are concentrated in the U.S.
Ocean acidification on track to be among the worst of the last 300 million years

T-Mobile asks FCC to block spectrum sale to Verizon

news.cnet.com
The company says, according to documents filed with the Federal Communications Commission, that Verizon would receive an "excessive concentration" of wireless spectrum in the deal. [Read more]...
T-Mobile asks FCC to block spectrum sale to Verizon

Docstoc Releases New iPad Apps Focused On Helping SMBs Streamline Their Businesses

techcrunch.com
DocStoc, a document sharing site has been focusing on providing bundles of premium professional documents for businesses for some time now. But today, the startup is expanding to producing articles and videos related to starting and running a business, providing more than just form documents for professionals. Docstoc has launched...
Docstoc Releases New iPad Apps Focused On Helping SMBs Streamline Their Businesses
Swiss scientists create mind controlled robot for disabled patients
It’s a big, big world of MVNOs: 812 and counting
Plants make bees remember them fondly with a jolt of caffeine

Iterations: The Spectre Of Inorganic Distribution

techcrunch.com
Editor’s Note: Semil Shah is a contributor to TechCrunch. You can follow him on Twitter at @semil. Distribution is a hell of a drug. In a product-obsessed town, it’s distribution that often proves most elusive, and when a person or platform can tap into it, they oftentimes move quickly to...
Iterations: The Spectre Of Inorganic Distribution
Fragmentation? Open Source? Buzzwords For Android, And Also Google’s Latest Effort, Google Campus

Internet ad revenue is growing, but growth rate is slowing, according to IAB report

gigaom.com
The Interactive Advertising Bureau is out today with a report on the “record” Internet advertising revenues for the first quarter for 2012 but, despite the double-digit year-over-year increase, it appears that growth is actually slowing down. According to the industry association, digital ad revenue in the first quarter climbed 15 percent,...
Internet ad revenue is growing, but growth rate is slowing, according to IAB report
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?