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Bieber bummer: Pop icon's laptop stolen in Tacoma

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This certainly isn’t what Beliebing is all about, Tacoma. Justin Bieber performed in front of a raucous sold out crowd last night at the Tacoma Dome, but it appears that the 18-year-old pop star had his personal laptop, camera and some other “stuff” stolen afterward. Here’s what he posted on...
Bieber bummer: Pop icon's laptop stolen in Tacoma

Deliv Raises $1 Million To Crowd Source Same-Day Local Delivery For Big Brick And Mortar Retailers

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More and more shopping is happening online, thanks to the low cost and convenience of having products delivered directly to users. But that is happening at the expense of big national retail chains, which are having a difficult time keeping up with online competition. A new startup called Deliv hopes...
Deliv Raises $1 Million To Crowd Source Same-Day Local Delivery For Big Brick And Mortar Retailers

Let's Be Real: Snapchat Is Totally Used For Sexting

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When we first heard about Snapchat, the photo-sharing app that lets you set how long the recipient can view a picture for, we immediately thought that it must be used for sexting. Sexting is the practice of sending nude or revealing photos of one's self to others. Here's how it...
Let's Be Real: Snapchat Is Totally Used For Sexting
Groundfloor unveils 'Lending Club for real-estate' so you can get richer, faster (exclusive)
Satarii turns to Kickstarter to help design its newest Swivl

iOS ups lead over Android among business users, report says

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Apple's iOS accounted for 58 percent of all mobile devices found among the enterprise crowd in a new report from Citrix. [Read more]...
iOS ups lead over Android among business users, report says

Best Buy reveals Insignia Flex Tablet, 9.7-inches of Android 4.0

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It's been a little while since we visited anything from Best Buy's Insignia brand, but this new tablet from the retailer just caught our (or rather a tipster's) eye. Called the Insignia Flex, it's a 9.7-inch, dual-core 1GHz, Android 4.0 slate that promises up to ten hours of battery...
Best Buy reveals Insignia Flex Tablet, 9.7-inches of Android 4.0

Toshiba's "Retina-like" Kirabook limited to 1080p video output

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Toshiba is launching a new luxury Ultrabook that's housed in a magnesium alloy case and boasts a 13.3-inch display with native resolution of 2560-by-1440 pixels. In a briefing with PCWorld earlier this month, Toshiba's group product marketing manager, Young Bae, described the Kirabook as having a "MacBook Pro screen...
Toshiba's "Retina-like" Kirabook limited to 1080p video output

Entrepreneurs Have A 'Superman Complex' That Holds Them Back

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One the biggest lessons entrepreneurs need to learn is that some serious dangers come along with rapid growth.  The very things that help entrepreneurs succeed -- including willpower, individualism, and the ability to go it alone -- can end up holding them back. According to Gazelles CEO Verne Harnish, the thing...
Entrepreneurs Have A 'Superman Complex' That Holds Them Back

Why I broke up with Kickstarter

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This is a guest post by designer Jim Clark  When I first found out about Kickstarter, I thought it was a great idea. I’ve been making things all my life. As the owner of a visual effects and imaging studio, designing, rendering and visually developing creations is right up my alley. I wanted...
Why I broke up with Kickstarter
For The First Time Ever, We're Seeing A Story Get Crazy Traffic From Google+ (GOOG)

REVIEW: Logitech's Ultrathin Keyboard Cover For iPad Mini (AAPL, LOGI)

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Typing on the iPad's software keyboard for more than a paragraph or two gets intolerable pretty quickly, and the problem's only worse on an iPad Mini for operating in much tighter quarters. Logitech offers a solution to this, however. For $99, you can snap up its Ultrathin Keyboard Cover for...
REVIEW: Logitech's Ultrathin Keyboard Cover For iPad Mini (AAPL, LOGI)

Social marketplace Copious courts men, adds art categories

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Copious, a social marketplace based out of San Francisco, is making a play for men. Starting Tuesday, the startup is announcing that in addition to its current categories of women’s fashion and accessories, it will also offer men’s clothing and art. Launched last summer, Copious is an eBay-like marketplace of...
Social marketplace Copious courts men, adds art categories

Twitter's #music app for iOS leverages massive user base to recommend new music

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Twitter on Thursday opened up public access the new "Twitter #music" service and corresponding iOS app to its 200 million users, effectively creating an instant social network for music lovers to listen to trending hits, discover new artists and get crowd-sourced recommendations.    ...
Twitter's #music app for iOS leverages massive user base to recommend new music

In Wake Of Oklahoma Tragedy, Philanthropy Goes Social

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Getty Images Social media's reaction to the Oklahoma disaster quickly turned to crowd-funding relief efforts. Fundly CEO Dave Boyce joins digits with a look at what philanthropy looks like now....
In Wake Of Oklahoma Tragedy, Philanthropy Goes Social

Solar-powered plane takes off on flight across US

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A one-of-a-kind aircraft powered solely by solar energy took to the skies above Silicon Valley early Friday morning on the first leg of a planned trip across the U.S.The aircraft, called Solar Impulse, has the wingspan of a jumbo jet but weighs the same as a small passenger car...
Solar-powered plane takes off on flight across US

How One Startup Is Betting Big On Homemade Porn Videos

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Cindy Gallop has set out to change the future of porn. As the founder of MakeLoveNotPorn.tv, a crowd-sourced porn site where anyone can submit videos, Gallop wants porn to foster intimacy instead of wicked thoughts. And it's working too. After seven months, the site has over 75,000 members and has taken...
How One Startup Is Betting Big On Homemade Porn Videos

PyCon 2013: A play in one act

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Or, an alternate telling of the Adria Richards story Interior, developer conference. The crowd is 80 to 90 percent male, but that’s not unusual in 2013. Women are still fighting their way into the technology industry, but since most of the female folks in tech don’t know how to...
PyCon 2013: A play in one act

Insert Coin: 2012's top 10 crowd-funded projects

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This trip around the sun has been a monumental one for crowdfunding, marked by big projects and astronomical numbers. Take Kickstarter wunderkind OUYA, for example, which raised more than $8.5 million in funding from 63,416 backers. Kickstarter itself has even grown and matured, expanding to the UK and putting...
Insert Coin: 2012's top 10 crowd-funded projects
Retailers must hop on the connected consumer bandwagon before it's too late

iPhone 5: crowdsourcing the specifications and features

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Charles Arthur: Will it have 4G? A curved screen? New headphones? Will the camera have 8 or 10 megapixels? We need the wisdom of the crowd to figure this out for us. Come and join inCharles Arthur...
iPhone 5: crowdsourcing the specifications and features
Instant Messaging Service Imo.im Gets Even More Chatty With New iOS Voice Call Feature
Crain Communications Now In Charge of Making Internet Week New York Happen
Bill Gates wants to reinvent the toilet, from UI to back end

Google launches "Studio Mode" for Google+ Hangouts to optimize sound for music instead of conversations

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As we've written before, musicians have adopted Google+ Hangouts as a way to draw a crowd without having to hop into the tour bus. In fact, one of the most......
Google launches "Studio Mode" for Google+ Hangouts to optimize sound for music instead of conversations

Green Throttle Games Atlas and Arena hands-on (video)

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Amid Nintendo's latest piece of kit and the buzz for the next generation of home consoles, a quiet voice is whispering in the consumer's ear: Android, it says. Between dual-analog gamepads, crowd funded hardware and hardcore gaming tablets, Google's mobile OS is gaining ground among gamers. It certainly has...
Green Throttle Games Atlas and Arena hands-on (video)

Video Of The Week: Crowd Lending at LebWeb

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It's not often that there is a panel discussion where all the entrepreneurs on the panel are USV portfolio companies. That happened last week at LeWeb. The discussion was crowd lending and the portfolio companies on the panel were Lending Club, Funding Circle, and Auxmoney. If you want to understand...
Video Of The Week: Crowd Lending at LebWeb
Tickets for PandoMonthly SF with Dropbox's Drew Houston on sale now!
Hands-on with Chameleon: Android tablets get a shot of adrenaline

Whither NASA?: Agency's strategy, mission and vision lack clarity, expert panel finds

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Two years ago, President Obama told a crowd of more than 200 people assembled in Cape Canaveral, Fla., that a manned mission to an asteroid by 2025 would be among one of NASA's goals. But a scathing report released Wednesday shows that, among other issues within the agency, NASA's not...
Whither NASA?: Agency's strategy, mission and vision lack clarity, expert panel finds
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