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Here's How To Make $75,000 For Your Startup In One Hour

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Looking to raise capital for your startup? Well, you could make the rounds to New York's growing circle of angel investors and venture capitalists. Network like heck, call in favors, schedule meetings, and make your case, again and again. Pandora founder Tim Westergren pitched more than 300 investors when...
Here's How To Make $75,000 For Your Startup In One Hour

Olympics Crack Down On Anyone Mentioning Them Without Paying... As White House Tells Everyone To Set Up Olympics Parties

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We've covered for years how overly aggressive the Olympics are in protecting their "IP" -- to the point that they often get special laws passed that grant them extra IP rights, which they use to block pretty much anyone who hasn't paid from using the word "Olympics" at all, or...
Olympics Crack Down On Anyone Mentioning Them Without Paying... As White House Tells Everyone To Set Up Olympics Parties

The weather's too wet for Darlington's ducks

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Quackula and his rivals are ready to race, but they'll have to wait until July when river levels should have gone downIt isn't just the power cut at Legoland down south which has been causing long Bank Holiday faces. Up here in Darlington, it's been so wet that the town's...
The weather's too wet for Darlington's ducks

Announcing the Hack Battle at The Next Web Conference 2012

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For those of you attending the TNW2012 conference, the 25th of April will probably mark a day of travelling, checking in to your hotel, getting in the mood at the pre-conference party and mentally preparing for your upcoming two days of doing business. On that very same day however, The...
Announcing the Hack Battle at The Next Web Conference 2012

PhotoSocial Just Updated Your iPhone's Photo Gallery For The First Time Since 2007

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Apple has made some amazing upgrades to the iPhone since it launched in 2007. We’ve met Siri, moved from plastic to glass to anodized aluminum, and experienced a number of design changes both physically and on the software level. But one thing that has changed very little since 2007...
PhotoSocial Just Updated Your iPhone's Photo Gallery For The First Time Since 2007

Want to be in the Ashton Kutcher Steve Jobs movie? Here's how to be an extra this week...

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We received an interesting tip this weekend: Apparently, Steve Jobs the movie with Ashton Kutcher is filming two important crowd scenes in Pasadena California this week. The scenes we’re part of will be the 1983 PC Conference (Monday the 16th) and the 1977 Computer Jobs Faire (Tuesday the 17th) The movie company...
Want to be in the Ashton Kutcher Steve Jobs movie? Here's how to be an extra this week...

Memoto: This tiny, wearable camera wants to capture your day in photos, taking lifelogging mainstream

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Lifelogging – the idea of carrying a tiny camera around with you and recording images from your entire day automatically – is nothing new, and yet it’s failed to catch on as yet. A new device and online service from Swedish startup Memoto that has just launched a campaign on Kickstarter,...
Memoto: This tiny, wearable camera wants to capture your day in photos, taking lifelogging mainstream

Can You Guess Which Of These Is A Real Startup Pitch?

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Which is a real startup pitch? See if you can guess: "An Instagram for hamburgers." "The Birchbox of Europe." "Pandora for cats." "A Netflix for YouTube." "A mobile eBay." "AirBnB for dogs." I bet you can't tell which ones are real. (Scroll below for answers.) That's because many startups...
Can You Guess Which Of These Is A Real Startup Pitch?

Momentary Financial Crisis... And A Lesson In Unintended Consequences

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As you may have heard, yesterday was a fun day when it came to the stock market, with something causing the Dow to go into freefall for a bit, before it then bounced back up. Initially, some thought that it was a full-on financial crisis, and then there were rumors...
Momentary Financial Crisis... And A Lesson In Unintended Consequences
The Bitcoin Bubble Is Going Crazy, Part Deux
The barista of the future? Coinstar and Starbucks unveil the Rubi, an automated coffee drink machine
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