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Live Drawing SXSW: What's So [Bleeping] Hard About Social ROI?

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We all struggle with social measurement. Are we measuring enough? Are we measuring the right things? Clearly defining social ROI, especially if your business goals aren't tied to product sales, can be a frustratingly elusive goal. Craig Daitch (Ford), Eric Swayne (M/A/R/C Research), Liz Strauss (Inside Out Thinking), Matt...
Live Drawing SXSW: What's So [Bleeping] Hard About Social ROI?

Craig Le Grice: 7 ways to bring companies, startups, agencies, clients and budgets together

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Recently at The Next Web Europe Conference Europe 2013 in Amsterdam, Global Technology Performance Director at Aegis Media CEO Craig Le Grice shared his experience in the advertising, marketing, media and digital space. Le Grice has been working in these areas for more than a decade and has a very...
Craig Le Grice: 7 ways to bring companies, startups, agencies, clients and budgets together
Ultrabook Sales forecasts plummet, short-sighted analysts call for price cuts

★ It’s Not the Control, It’s the Secrecy

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Craig Hockenberry, back in July 2009: We need better rules for the types of applications that are allowed in the App Store: the wording in section 3.3 of the license agreement is just too vague. It’s likely that Apple’s legal team prefers to handle marginal cases on an ad hoc...
★ It’s Not the Control, It’s the Secrecy
Rethinking publishing for the age of digital consumption

Some Lucky Asshole Gets to Go to Space With Leonardo DiCaprio

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Hey there, travel buddy! (Photo: Flickr, Craig Grobler) Somebody check on the president of the Leonardo DiCaprio fan club, because we’ve got some bad news. E! reports that someone–it’s not clear who–has paid $1.5 million for a ticket to outer space sitting next to Mr. DiCaprio. Can you imagine a better chance...
Some Lucky Asshole Gets to Go to Space With Leonardo DiCaprio

Craigslist Is Trying to Squash The Best Apartment-Finding App Out There

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PadMapper is one of the best ways to find an apartment in a city. It pulls data from a bunch of listing sites — including Craiglist — to populate a Google Map with available apartments. It's much easier to use than a text-based site like Craigslist, and it points its...
Craigslist Is Trying to Squash The Best Apartment-Finding App Out There
How to design book covers in a digital age

With Jony Ive working on interface design, Apple hardware and software teams further collaborating

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The Wall Street Journal has profiled some of the work between hardware and software teams within Apple since Jony Ive has taken on software interface responsibilities. According to the profile, Apple’s software design team is being briefed earlier on hardware specifics than ever before. That dynamic is changing, according to the...
With Jony Ive working on interface design, Apple hardware and software teams further collaborating

Meet the Bibliomat: a homemade vending machine for old books (video)

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If you're mooching around for second-hand books, you probably give the bargain bin a very wide berth. Toronto bookseller The Monkey's Paw, however, wanted to jazz up the experience of selling unwanted literature, so it hired effects whizz Craig Small to design the Bibliomat. With the use of a...
Meet the Bibliomat: a homemade vending machine for old books (video)

Lost “Blue Busters” Apple video featuring Steve Jobs surfaces (video)

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You may have come across versions of the “Blue Busters” Ghostbusters-style internal sales video originally created to be shown at an international sales meeting in Hawaii in October 1984. The version featured on YouTube is clearly lacking an appearance from then Apple CEO Steve Jobs. Today former Apple employee Craig...
Lost “Blue Busters” Apple video featuring Steve Jobs surfaces (video)

Apple probably isn't cracking down on native app cookie tracking -- yet

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After some iOS apps using HTML5 first-party cookies as a type of user behavior tracking were rejected during Apple’s app review process, a recent report declared the move was the beginning of a broader policy push to get developers, publishers and advertisers to start using Apple’s Advertising Identifier. But that...
Apple probably isn't cracking down on native app cookie tracking -- yet

Inaugural MuckerLab Demo Day Brings the House Down

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LA has incubators galore though not all are created equal. MuckerLab is one that people may not hear the most about, but which has been quietly making a name for itself among people in the know. Yesterday was Mucker’s inaugural Demo Day. The event was attended by nearly 300 angel...
Inaugural MuckerLab Demo Day Brings the House Down

Obama calls Tim Cook, other CEOs for 'fiscal cliff' advice

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US President Barack Obama recently called several CEOs for advice on dealing with the upcoming "fiscal cliff" faced by the federal government, according to a White House official in contact with CNN. Four executives have been named, including Apple's Tim Cook, JPMorgan Chase's Jamie Dimon, Boeing's Jim McNerney, and Costco's...
Obama calls Tim Cook, other CEOs for 'fiscal cliff' advice
The micropublishing explosion has begun

What Developers can do to Limit App Theft on Jailbroken Devices

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As a retailer, shoplifting is an ever-present concern. No matter what you try, there will always be a group of people that can find their way around whatever security measures you have put in place. It is a cost of doing business. It is much the same way for mobile...
What Developers can do to Limit App Theft on Jailbroken Devices

The BBC takes to Facebook to stream Olympics, Wimbledon and other live events with new Sports app

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BBC Sport announced today the launch of a new Facebook app that will let users follow live streams of major sports events, from Wimbledon to the Olympics. It seems this new app will only be accessible from the UK, as we couldn’t open it from other countries. Here’s how it...
The BBC takes to Facebook to stream Olympics, Wimbledon and other live events with new Sports app

Dwolla Raises $5 Million In Series B From Union Square Ventures & Others

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Disruptive payments network Dwolla confirmed today it has raised $5 million in Series B financing in a round led by Union Square Ventures. Also participating in the round are Village Ventures, Thrive Capital, Artists and Instigators and Paige Craig of Betterworks. The company says that additional funding will be used...
Dwolla Raises $5 Million In Series B From Union Square Ventures & Others
The Biblio-Mat is a custom-built vending machine for random second-hand books
Actually, 2012 wasn't such a bad year for magazines after all
Apple's I/O Technology Evangelist spotted at CES 2013

Daily Report: Massachusetts Fines Morgan Stanley Over Facebook I.P.O.

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Morgan Stanley is paying for its role in the troubled stock market debut of Facebook, report Susanne Craig and Ben Protess on Tuesday in The New York Times. On Monday, Massachusetts's top financial authority fined the bank $5 million for violating securities laws, the first major regulatory action tied to...
Daily Report: Massachusetts Fines Morgan Stanley Over Facebook I.P.O.

We Know One of the Spring TechStarsNY Companies Already and We Got an Interview

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The only picture of Craig Danuloff. The latest crop of TechStars companies are just now filtering into New York, and the full list of companies won't be public for a week. Normally, during this moving-in period, TechStars startups are as quiet as mice. We're not quite sure why; perhaps they're...
We Know One of the Spring TechStarsNY Companies Already and We Got an Interview

Books in the Age of the iPad

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Thoughtful, beautifully illustrated essay by Craig Mod on the future of books. I think he’s got it exactly right. (And I agree with him that iBooks’s “paper page turning” metaphor is the wrong one for long form iPad reading and design.)  ★ ...
Books in the Age of the iPad

Own My IP launches to request and assign copyright for creative work

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Own My IP is a new online system for buyers and creators to assign or request the copyright for creative work. Its aim is for owners and buyers to find a simpler way to handle the process of IP (intellectual property) management. IP ownership and transfer can be a little tricky,...
Own My IP launches to request and assign copyright for creative work
How a "revenge porn" site got built: fake identities to trade photos

Facebook's user exodus: our readers tell us what's wrong

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A new study suggests Facebook users are leaving for other social networks - so we asked you where you're going insteadFacebook might be the world's largest social network. But so was MySpace, once.In the last month, Facebook has lost 6 million US visitors, a 4% drop, according to an independent...
Facebook's user exodus: our readers tell us what's wrong
Some thoughts about Jody

Go Ahead And Cancel Your Credit Card, The Score Ding Is Minimal

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New answers pried from the secretive FICO corporation that overlords our credit scores kill a longstanding myth. It turns out that cancelling your credit cards won't destroy your credit score. . The most important point made by spokesman Craig Watts is that it's a myth that if you close...
Go Ahead And Cancel Your Credit Card, The Score Ding Is Minimal
QVC Acquires Social Classifieds Veteran Oodle To Help Power Its Social Commerce Evolution
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