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Our Favorite Startups From Women's Demo Night, Hosted by New York Tech Meetup and Change the Ratio

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Jeanne Pinder, the founder and CEO of Clear Health Costs and Jessica Lawrence, managing director of NYTM at the second Women’s Demo Night. “How different is this room right now, in terms of the percentages of women versus men?” Jessica Lawrence, the managing director of New York Tech Meetup asked...
Our Favorite Startups From Women's Demo Night, Hosted by New York Tech Meetup and Change the Ratio

Manage your time with Calendars

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Calendars is a new iOS release from Readdle. The app named “Calendars” was originally a $6.99 download, but that version has now been rebranded Calendars+, while the new version provides a stripped-down experience for free. Calendars is, as the name suggests, a calendar app. It works with either Google Calendar...
Manage your time with Calendars

Now you too can watch Valve's Gabe Newell and Bad Robots' J.J. Abrams talk about storytelling

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For some reason or another, Valve head Gabe Newell and Bad Robot head J.J. Abrams' DICE 2013 keynote wasn't available via livestream or on Variety's YouTube channel last week. We're guessing it's because they're both such nice gents that they wanted to give everyone else some time in the...
Now you too can watch Valve's Gabe Newell and Bad Robots' J.J. Abrams talk about storytelling

Code-free Augmented Reality in Under 5 Minutes [VIDEO]

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Augmented reality (AR) guru Bruce Sterling shared a fascinating video on his Wired.com blog Beyond the Beyond today that shows a developer building an AR application without any programming language in just shy of five minutes. Using the Mac-based visual design app Quartz Composer and few additional plugins, the developer...
Code-free Augmented Reality in Under 5 Minutes [VIDEO]

Today's Scuttlebot: E-Mail Odyssey and Early Computer Ads

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The technology reporters and editors of The New York Times scour the Web for important and peculiar items. Monday's selection includes a small business owner's tale of advertising on Facebook, an argument that the lure of easy money in social networking may be stifling innovation and Facebook's five minutes in...
Today's Scuttlebot: E-Mail Odyssey and Early Computer Ads

Why Isn’t This News?: Kittens, Lady Gaga And Apple Every Five Minutes

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Here’s this week’s episode of “Why Isn’t This News?” It’s a short one: slightly less than an hour. Enjoy. Video below....
Why Isn’t This News?: Kittens, Lady Gaga And Apple Every Five Minutes
You Want a Cookie With All Those Facebook Likes?

Yelp for Business: 4 Steps for Success

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This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and technology in small business.For local small businesses, Yelp isn’t just an option — it’s a necessity. People in urban centers use it to choose where to go to dinner,...
Yelp for Business: 4 Steps for Success

Umbrella People wins Startup Weekend Women's edition in London

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After 54 hours of working, planning, networking, meeting new people and generally having a good but exhausting time, Umbrella People has won the Startup Weekend Women’s Edition. Startup Weekend surges on as a good way for people to explore their ideas as entrepreneurs. It’s a neat platform also to encourage...
Umbrella People wins Startup Weekend Women's edition in London
Watch this: Sony assembles three of its hottest gadgets in just five minutes

Google’s latest Easter Egg turns search results into a game. Do a search for “Zerg Rush”.

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Google has a history of putting fun little Easter Eggs in its search results but today’s is probably the most fun of all. If you have a spare five minutes, head on to Google and perform a search for “Zerg Rush”. It will start off as an innocent search result listing but...
Google’s latest Easter Egg turns search results into a game. Do a search for “Zerg Rush”.
MakerBot opens a 3D printing photo booth in Manhattan store

Lee Miller's header buries Huddersfield Town to boost Carlisle United's hopes

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Carlisle United have come late to the League One promotion shake-up but now present a formidable threat in the play-offsNo one leaves Brunton Park early. Carlisle United go the distance. They wear "Stobart" on their shirts. On Saturday they went to the fifth of five minutes of added time to...
Lee Miller's header buries Huddersfield Town to boost Carlisle United's hopes

WunWun is like having a personal assistant: It runs errands, walks dogs -- even bartends parties

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Following the ranks of affordable luxury services like Uber, WunWun is a young, peculiarly named startup with one simple goal: to be your on-demand helper. The iOS app, which is only available in New York City for the time being, is part concierge service, part personal assistant. It’s comparable, in...
WunWun is like having a personal assistant: It runs errands, walks dogs -- even bartends parties
Five Minutes on The Verge: Emily Gould

Your Google Drive isn't ready? Just wait a day… or maybe two

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When we reported Tuesday that Google Drive is here, and you can install it "right now," some of our readers were understandably frustrated that they couldn't, in fact, install it right away. Some people who signed up were greeted with messages saying that their Google Drive wasn't "ready" yet,...
Your Google Drive isn't ready? Just wait a day… or maybe two
Living on the Edge: What OMGPOP’s Stunning Reversal Says about Modern Day Gaming

Songza App Review: Pandora And Spotify Better Watch Their Backs

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Sure, there are plenty of music streaming services out there, and even ones with amazing shareable playlists, but Songza differentiates by falling right into that sweet spot between Spotify and Pandora. The app’s most interesting feature, Concierge, sets up playlists based on day and time, with filters for whatever mood...
Songza App Review: Pandora And Spotify Better Watch Their Backs

Google Maps for Android adds turn-by-turn biking navigation, helps pedal-pushers in 10 more countries

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Google's cycling directions have been slowly expanding their reach to the mobile world and other countries, but the only option for navigation so far has been to memorize the route. As of today, you won't have to stop every five minutes to get your bearings. Google Maps for Android...
Google Maps for Android adds turn-by-turn biking navigation, helps pedal-pushers in 10 more countries

Do You Miss Windows 98?

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Do You Miss Windows 98? is a post from Chris PirilloI couldn’t help but chuckle as I read the title of this forum post on Geeks. At first, I thought the original poster had lost their mind. With all of the advances in operating systems over the years, why on...
Do You Miss Windows 98?

This Startup Cuts The Time It Takes To Plan A Vacation From 30 Hours To 5 Minutes

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Vayable, a startup that makes it much easier to organize a vacation experience, is now seeing revenue growth of 30 percent every week. That's 30 percent week-over-week, every week, since May. That's pretty impressive for a startup that's only been around for a year and a half and which began...
This Startup Cuts The Time It Takes To Plan A Vacation From 30 Hours To 5 Minutes

This 5-Year-Old Kid Just Spent Over $2,500 In 5-Minute iPad App Buying Spree

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Wherein tiny digits cost a U.K. family big, big bucks. A 5-year-old child in the U.K. astonished and dismayed his parents after running up a bill of £1,710.43 (over $2,500) in just five minutes by making a sequence of expensive in-app purchases in an otherwise free iPad game. He...
This 5-Year-Old Kid Just Spent Over $2,500 In 5-Minute iPad App Buying Spree

Released Video From Silva Beating Shows His Last Moments; Video Of Actual Beating Still Missing

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A pair of the cell phone recordings of the David Silva beating have been released by attorney Daniel Rodriguez. 23ABC News received the videos first, both of which capture the final moments of Silva's life. Unfortunately for those seeking more clarity as to the actions of the nine responding...
Released Video From Silva Beating Shows His Last Moments; Video Of Actual Beating Still Missing
No, Instagram can't sell your photos -- what the new terms of service really mean

What John Glenn Saw When He Became the First American to Orbit Earth

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Five minutes and four seconds into the flight of the Friendship 7, as John Glenn prepared to become the first American to orbit Earth, he radioed to NASA, his capsule turned and brought the Earth into sight. "Oh, that view is tremendous," he said. In this post, I'll try...
What John Glenn Saw When He Became the First American to Orbit Earth

Transcript: Apple CEO Tim Cook at Goldman Sachs

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Forty five minutes with the man who took over from Steve Jobs Tim Cook For those of you who missed Tim Cook's keynote presentation at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference in San Francisco Tuesday, the audio is still available in QuickTime on Apple's (AAPL) website here. For those...
Transcript: Apple CEO Tim Cook at Goldman Sachs
Apple’s new iPad heats things up – literally

ReadWriteWeb Events Guide, 27 February 2010

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There's plenty of new stuff on this week's calendar but nothing comes close to Global Ignite Week. And with more than 50 events all around the world, it's likely that there's an Ignite close to you. Remember, they're almost guaranteed to make you smarter. Like the the Ignite motto...
ReadWriteWeb Events Guide, 27 February 2010
Google Gives Webmasters New Tools For Adding Structured Data To Their Sites And Emails
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?