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Google Wallet aspires to hold all your cards and tickets

Avril Lavigne Chooses Invested.in to Power Her Philanthropic Crowdfunding Project, the Rockstar Room

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Not all crowdfunding is about financing the latest technological innovation or artistic endeavor. In fact, with equity crowdfunding tied up in governmental bureaucracy, some of the most interesting uses of crowdfunding has been for philanthropic causes. Yesterday, the Avril Lavigne Foundation partnered with Los Angeles crowdfunding backend as a service...
Avril Lavigne Chooses Invested.in to Power Her Philanthropic Crowdfunding Project, the Rockstar Room

After Ditching Auctions, Mobile Marketplace EggDrop Hits Half A Million Downloads

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EggDrop, essentially a mobile app alternative to Craigslist, is starting to pick up steam. The company now boasts half a million downloads of its app on iOS and Android, with $8 million in listings from across the 50 U.S. states and the U.K. (EggDrop’s top two markets). The app originally...
After Ditching Auctions, Mobile Marketplace EggDrop Hits Half A Million Downloads
GroupMe updates messaging client with in-app money transfers, gallery view
Google Wallet's not just for credit cards; here's what it might hold in the future
Crowdtilt lets you pool money among friends
Can Paying Friends Be Fun? Venmo Features News Feed In Redesigned App To Prove It

Snag Last-Minute Concert Tickets With The New Thrillcall iOS App

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We all love music. I mean, when’s the last time you heard someone say they didn’t like listening to music? But for some of us, plugging in some ear buds and cranking a jam or two on the iPod just doesn’t cut it. If that sounds like you, please allow...
Snag Last-Minute Concert Tickets With The New Thrillcall iOS App

From Lady Gaga to Apple: meet the überfans

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Life in line to meet Lady Gaga or buy the latest iPad can be a solitary sit-in or, for these extreme queuers, a two-week partyThe Lady Gaga fanJunior Maxwell, a 23-year-old barista from Manchester, was first in line to see Lady Gaga in Manchester at her Born This Way tour.Queueing...
From Lady Gaga to Apple: meet the überfans

Media Decoder Blog: NPR Intern Gets an Earful After Blogging About 11,000 Songs, Almost None Paid For

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Emily White writes, with chagrin: "As monumental a role as musicians and albums have played in my life, I've never invested money in them aside from concert tickets and T-shirts." Some musicians have taken her to task....
Media Decoder Blog: NPR Intern Gets an Earful After Blogging About 11,000 Songs, Almost None Paid For

New “Listen” Button On Facebook Musician Pages Instantly Plays Their Songs In Your Favorite Streaming App

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Today Facebook co-opts the best thing about Myspace pages — rapid music discovery — by prominently adding a “Listen” button to musician Pages right next to the Like button. When clicked, the artist’s jams will start to play in your most frequently used Facebook music streaming app such as Spotify...
New “Listen” Button On Facebook Musician Pages Instantly Plays Their Songs In Your Favorite Streaming App

Want To Get Your Startup Funded? Try Breaking Out The Booze

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During a TechStars event in Boulder, CO, today, mentor Eric Marcoullier offered this awesome piece of advice for winning over investors: "Think about who you might want as an investor six months in advance and go get drunk with them, or take them to a concert," he says. While...
Want To Get Your Startup Funded? Try Breaking Out The Booze

The Flaming Lips and The Dead Weather, Sandstone Amphitheatre concert tickets Kansas City (23 April 2010) with Minus The Bear, White Rabbits, and 1 more... | Songkick

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The Flaming Lips and The Dead Weather, Sandstone Amphitheatre concert tickets Kansas City (23 April 2010) with Minus The Bear, White Rabbits, and 1 more... | Songkick
Grokr brings Google Now mobile search smarts to iOS
Ticket engine SeatGeek launches developer platform, offers 50/50 revenue split (exclusive)

Apple demos Passbook, a one-stop shop for tickets and boarding passes

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From airline and train boarding passes to concert tickets, we've seen a variety of tix make their way into the digital realm at venues around the world. Developing...Apple demos Passbook, a one-stop shop for tickets and boarding passes originally appeared on Engadget on Mon, 11 Jun 2012 14:36:00 EDT....
Apple demos Passbook, a one-stop shop for tickets and boarding passes

Google Wallet seeks to replace boarding passes, bus tickets

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Google plans to expand its payment system to store other cards usually kept in a wallet, according to the leader of the team developing the technology. At present, Google Wallet keeps track of payment details and loyalty cards, but the head of Google Wallet product management, Robin Dua, wants it...
Google Wallet seeks to replace boarding passes, bus tickets

Google Wants To Add One Of Apple's Newest iPhone Features To Google Wallet (GOOG)

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Google wants to expand its mobile payments app, Google Wallet, to include more than just credit card transactions.  In a YouTube Q&A session, Google Wallet's product manager Robin Dua said the app will eventually evolve to let you store your gift cards, boarding passes, concert tickets, etc.  MobileBurn first picked...
Google Wants To Add One Of Apple's Newest iPhone Features To Google Wallet (GOOG)

No More Awkward "You Owe Me Money" Reminders: PayByGroup Lets Friends Split Group Purchases

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Following its participation in 500 Startups’ fall batch, a company called PayByGroup is now launching a beta version of its new service which, as the name implies, makes it easier for friends to split the payment on group purchases. This includes payments for things like concert tickets, vacation rentals, bachelor...
No More Awkward "You Owe Me Money" Reminders: PayByGroup Lets Friends Split Group Purchases

Sponsor post: Be the first to develop an app for BlackBerry® 10!

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The AppCircus at BlackBerry 10 Jam is an app competition powered by AppCircus that will take place during the BlackBerry 10 Jam conference May 1–3, in Orlando, Fla. Don’t wait and don’t hesitate! The competition is open to all developers who are developing or have developed a BlackBerry® WebWorks™/HTML5, Adobe®...
Sponsor post: Be the first to develop an app for BlackBerry® 10!

BandPage launches Experiences, giving musicians the chance to sell once-in-a-lifetime gifts online

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BandPage is going beyond its Facebook app and connected Web platform today by launching BandPage Experiences, a new feature that allows musicians to sell exclusive lessons, backstage concert tickets and other unique merchandise to their fans online. Most online stores owned by bands or artists contain the same drab goods,...
BandPage launches Experiences, giving musicians the chance to sell once-in-a-lifetime gifts online

Venmo, now processing $10M a month, comes out of beta, offers me the world’s smallest bribe

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Venmo just sent me a penny. I sent it back of course. VentureBeat is an ethical publication before all else. The New York based social payment service announced today that it was taking off the beta label after launching more than two years ago. Why putting on the big boy...
Venmo, now processing $10M a month, comes out of beta, offers me the world’s smallest bribe

MySpace Launches Events Platform

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A couple of months ago, we asked whether MySpace could make a comeback. Since that time, they've become #1 on Android and jumped into bulk user data sales. Today, MySpace has unveiled a new events plaform. Called MySpace Events, it presumes to be "a global events and calendar platform providing...
MySpace Launches Events Platform

Apple Snuck A New Feature Onto The iPhone Today (AAPL)

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After all the hubbub surrounding Apple's decision to kill the YouTube app on the iPhone and iPad today, a lot of people missed what Apple added to the beta version of iOS 6, the company's next mobile operating system. The most notable addition is something called "Bluetooth Sharing." Apple's change log...
Apple Snuck A New Feature Onto The iPhone Today (AAPL)

Chirpify lands $1.3M to sell music and concert tickets through Twitter

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The Chirpify dashboard turns Twitter into a transactional platform Twitter is great for sharing content. But when it comes to actually conducting commerce, the fast-growing social networking service leaves something to be desired. Portland’s Chirpify wants to solve that problem, and it just landed $1.3 million in a first round...
Chirpify lands $1.3M to sell music and concert tickets through Twitter

How Many Vendors Can Bill Your Credit Card?

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A series of conversations this morning on our chat line along with this infographic published last month got me thinking about how many vendors are allowed to bill my credit card with any kind of regular frequency. Remember when eCommerce was first starting out and many folks said no one...
How Many Vendors Can Bill Your Credit Card?

HP and Samsung offer setup-free printing on the Galaxy S 4, with others to follow

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As ubiquitous as wireless printing has become, there remains the occasional hoop to jump through for printing from mobile devices if you don't happen to have either a special app or iOS gear that supports AirPrint. HP and Samsung are teaming up to remove many of the headaches for...
HP and Samsung offer setup-free printing on the Galaxy S 4, with others to follow

TuneBash wants to create a streaming service that directly helps artists

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While the big digital music players struggle to figure out how to please both artists and users, one tiny Miami-based startup thinks the approach is less of a balancing act than companies like Spotify have made it out to be. While playing on a smaller field than Spotify, the...
TuneBash wants to create a streaming service that directly helps artists

Where Do Teens Discover New Music? YouTube.

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As YouTube sits in the uncomfortable position of being absolutely loved by the general public, while also being accused by media labels of being an engine for piracy, while also being used by those same labels to try to get free money off the backs of their signed artists, we...
Where Do Teens Discover New Music? YouTube.

Sponsor post: Be the first to develop an app for BlackBerry® 10!

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The AppCircus at BlackBerry 10 Jam is an app competition powered by AppCircus that will take place during the BlackBerry 10 Jam conference May 1–3, in Orlando, Fla. Don’t wait and don’t hesitate! The competition is open to all developers who are developing or have developed a BlackBerry® WebWorks™/HTML5, Adobe®...
Sponsor post: Be the first to develop an app for BlackBerry® 10!
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