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Why Didn't Any Startups Get Off Their Butts And Pitch This Captive Audience?

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Pitch me maybe? (Photo: flickr.com/joeshlabotnik) Tonight is the premiere of the Public’s revival of Sondheim’s In the Woods, which means free tickets were distributed at 1p.m. yesterday. Because New Yorkers love nothing so much as an excuse to stand in line at a park (see also: Shake Shack), Gothamist reports that...
Why Didn't Any Startups Get Off Their Butts And Pitch This Captive Audience?

Century-Old Dictionary Error Shows That 'Professionally' Edited Reference Books Make Errors Too

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A couple months ago I finally got around to reading The Professor and the Madman, a book I'd actually picked up a couple years ago just because it looked interesting. It's about the creation of the very first Oxford English Dictionary (OED) and some of the characters (and I do...
Century-Old Dictionary Error Shows That 'Professionally' Edited Reference Books Make Errors Too

Target discounting iPhone 4S to $149, iPhone 4 to $49 – in store only

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If you’re looking to pick up the iPhone 4S in the next couple of days, make sure to check your local Target store before purchasing. Thanks to a couple of tips sent to us via email, we now know that Target locations are now running a deal on the...
Target discounting iPhone 4S to $149, iPhone 4 to $49 – in store only

KLM offers way to avoid awkward in-flight chats

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It’s happened to most solo flyers: You’re buckled in, ready with a book or some work, and then your neighbor decides to strike up a completely unappealing conversation with (or at) you. And from wheels up to wheels down, unless you’re okay with being rude, you’re stuck. Read full article...
KLM offers way to avoid awkward in-flight chats
The "barbell problem" in media: The ends are fine, but the middle is getting squeezed

Virgin Atlantic To Launch In-Flight Cell Phone Service

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Having in-flight access to WiFi is quickly becoming a standard feature on modern airliners, but (thankfully) in-flight cell phone service for voice calls is still a rarity and even outlawed in some countries, including the United States. If you’re flying Virgin Atlantic between New York and London in the near...
Virgin Atlantic To Launch In-Flight Cell Phone Service

DARwIn-OP learns to skate, contemplates NHL career (video)

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On the list of dangerous humanoid bots DARwIn is easily topped by the bow-happy iCub. Still -- we don't trust this thing one iota. While we haven't seen it pick up any weaponry just yet, our friends to the north are teaching it one of man's most notoriously violent...
DARwIn-OP learns to skate, contemplates NHL career (video)

Ticketfly launches Tickets Everywhere, with better social sharing, purchase flow and Apple Passbook support

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Today, Ticketfly is launching the latest version of its social ticketing platform that features tweaks in discovery, sharing and delivery. The platform, which raised $22M just a couple of months ago, is retooling many of its components in a release it calls Tickets Everywhere. I spoke to Ticketfly CTO Sean...
Ticketfly launches Tickets Everywhere, with better social sharing, purchase flow and Apple Passbook support

Riding around downtown, dropping off "save water" flyers. (@ Bank of America Building) http://4sq.com/blWAop

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Riding around downtown, dropping off "save water" flyers. (@ Bank of America Building) http://4sq.com/blWAop

As Samsung launches the Galaxy S4, rivals jostle to shoot down the world's top phone maker

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Samsung is estimated to have shipped 64 million smartphones in 2012, its flagship device from last year — the Galaxy S3 — hit 40 million channel sales in just 7 months and the firm topped global handset charts with an estimated 23 percent market share. Based on those figures, it’s no...
As Samsung launches the Galaxy S4, rivals jostle to shoot down the world's top phone maker

Lehmann Aviation's LFPV UAV packs GPS, autopilot, 11MP cam, 1080p video, yours for $2,300

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Sure, an AR.Drone 2.0 will afford you 720p HD video recording in the skies for just 300 dollars, but how does 1080p with 11 megapixels of sensor sound in comparison? That's exactly what Lehmann Aviation is offering on its new LFPV civil UAV. This $2,300 kit is far less...
Lehmann Aviation's LFPV UAV packs GPS, autopilot, 11MP cam, 1080p video, yours for $2,300

Xcom Global opens international MiFi rental / service center in New York City

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Serving jetsetters at LAX just wasn't enough for Xcom Global. Engadget's personal favorite when it comes to snagging international data before leaving the States is now opening up shop in the Big Apple -- a wise move for increasing its presence in a market where loads of humans are...
Xcom Global opens international MiFi rental / service center in New York City

PrintRunner - 15% Off Club Card Flyers using coupon code APR15CCF

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PrintRunner - 15% Off Club Card Flyers using coupon code APR15CCF
Refund.me: making you cash from your flight delays
John McCain, Chuck Schumer, and others question TSA for letting small knives on planes
REDray 4K Projector and Player teased for NAB showing

Meet JumpSeat, The Airbnb For Private Jets

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So the market for private jet startups sure is heating up!* So far, we’ve written about BlackJet and Arrow, both of which are seeking to become a kind of “Uber for private flights.” So it probably comes as no surprise that there’s someone out there with a kind of Airbnb,...
Meet JumpSeat, The Airbnb For Private Jets
Biometrics could save you from the airport security line, says Clear
Following App.net's Reboot, Smore Introduces App Flyers For DIY Mobile App Marketing

The DVR That Watches You Back: Verizon Applies For 'Ambient Action' Detecting Device Patent

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Here's another patent application to keep an eye on, following on the heels of Microsoft's patent app for a TV that counts noses in order to charge each viewer for content, potentially turning your living room into something akin to a porn store viewing booth or bus stop TV --...
The DVR That Watches You Back: Verizon Applies For 'Ambient Action' Detecting Device Patent

Uber Feels The Brotherly Love, Begins Testing Its On-Demand Car Service In Philadelphia

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Well, it’s about time on-demand car service Uber landed around these parts. According to a new post on the company’s official blog, Uber has just soft-launched in Philadelphia and now has a small crew of their tell-tale black cars cruising around the city. And I do mean small — a...
Uber Feels The Brotherly Love, Begins Testing Its On-Demand Car Service In Philadelphia

Junk mail eliminator PaperKarma processes more than 1M opt-out requests, named one of Apple's favorites

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One of our favorite technology products of the year here at GeekWire is PaperKarma, a mobile application that allows recipients of junk mail to snap a photo of the worthless paper and, in a few simple clicks, unsubscribe from the distributor’s list. When we’ve told people about the app, most folks...
Junk mail eliminator PaperKarma processes more than 1M opt-out requests, named one of Apple's favorites

How to turn your blog into those flyers we all hate

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How to turn your blog into those flyers we all hate

Flyers force Game 7 vs. Bruins

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Flyers force Game 7 vs. Bruins
Walmart flyers show iPhone 4S marked down to $114 but stores aren’t confirming
Apple's Passbook drawing accolades from app developers

10 Creative Startup Promotions At SXSW

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South by Southwest is cluttered with startups, tech influencers, and entrepreneurs who are promoting their brands. Here are some cool ways they're pushing their new products.Ads are everywhere at SXSW, from branded bars to old-fashion flyers. Social network Tagged picked people up from the airport. It gave passengers umbrellas...
10 Creative Startup Promotions At SXSW

App Spotlight: StreetBid sends custom postcards to your customers

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Spring is upon us, the time of year when lots of local businesses start stuffing neighborhood mailboxes with flyers for services like lawn care, landscaping, power washing, and so on. That's a time-consuming hassle, of course, and technically it's against the law. Only U.S. postal workers are allowed to...
App Spotlight: StreetBid sends custom postcards to your customers

Czech startup accelerator Starcube hosts portals for flyers, skiers, bikers and more

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The South Moravian city of Brno has the biggest concentration of tech universities in the Czech Republic. No wonder that great projects with global ambitions are born there. Brno hosts the startup accelerator StarCube which provides a 3 months long mentorship program for both individuals and teams. The humble author...
Czech startup accelerator Starcube hosts portals for flyers, skiers, bikers and more

Google Tries To Kill Yelp, Offers More Tools For Local Businesses (GOOG)

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Google couldn't buy Yelp. So it's going to kill it by making its local business pages amazing.  The company announced more tools today for local businesses to have a stronger presence on Google and Google Maps. In a blog post, John Hanke, VP Google Maps, says "One out of five...
Google Tries To Kill Yelp, Offers More Tools For Local Businesses (GOOG)
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