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Happy birthday Campus London. You've grown up so fast.

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Just over 12 months ago, Campus London opened its doors to the young, upcoming London tech startup community. I’d like to think we always knew it would succeed, but I don’t think any of us expected the level of engagement and enthusiasm we’ve seen in year one. In just 365...
Happy birthday Campus London. You've grown up so fast.

For the Next 24 Hours, OnSwipe CEO Jason Baptiste Is Giving Away His New Book For Free Online

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Mr. Baptiste In advance of of the release of his new book, "The Ultralight Startup: Launching a Business Without Clout or Capital," OnSwipe CEO and cofounder Jason Baptiste is letting readers access the entire thing for free for the next 24 hours. OnSwipe, which has picked up $6 million in...
For the Next 24 Hours, OnSwipe CEO Jason Baptiste Is Giving Away His New Book For Free Online

Name that Tech Tune to win Guy Kawasaki's Google+ book

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This week’s Name that Tech Tune contest promises to be a real head-scratcher for some of you, but I swear the song is tech-related. Up for grabs: We have two copies of the book “What the Plus!” — the guide to the Google+ social network by entrepreneur, investor and former Apple...
Name that Tech Tune to win Guy Kawasaki's Google+ book
Unofficial Google+ Photographer’s Conference shines spotlight on lensmen, encourages Google+ activity

Well, Now We Know Why Andy Rubin Cancelled His SXSW Keynote Last Sunday

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Andy Rubin, the man behind Android, was scheduled to give an interview with Guy Kawasaki at South by Southwest last Sunday. But a day or two before his keynote, we noticed a change in the schedule. Amit Singhal, a senior vice president at Google, took his place and discussed the...
Well, Now We Know Why Andy Rubin Cancelled His SXSW Keynote Last Sunday

Use the 10/20/30 Rule to Avoid Disastrous PowerPoint Presentations [Presentations]

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An oldie-but-goodie post from entrepreneur Guy Kawasaki directly addresses the kind of problems the military has with complex PowerPoint decks—boring read-throughs stuffed with too much on-screen text. His parameters for preventing audience paralysis is dubbed the 10/20/30 rule. More »...
Use the 10/20/30 Rule to Avoid Disastrous PowerPoint Presentations [Presentations]

Google@SXSW: A taste of the Googleplex, in Austin

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Part of what makes Google such a fun place to work is that there’s always something going on: diverse talks, lunchtime concerts, impromptu game tournaments, you name it—all wrapped up with a collective passion for building a better web. So when we were thinking of what we should do for...
Google@SXSW: A taste of the Googleplex, in Austin

Targeting Influencers: A Case Study With Chevy Volt

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I don’t write about cars. I don’t really even write about gadgets. But I’m writing about the Chevy Volt electric car today. Why? Because the folks at Chevy are using influencer targeting as a method to get the word out about their car. No, I’m not succumbing to the...
Targeting Influencers: A Case Study With Chevy Volt

Fireside Hangouts: Join Vice President Biden in a discussion about gun violence

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As President Obama and his cabinet begin their second term in the White House, they’re renewing a series of conversations on Google+ with top administration officials. These “Fireside Hangouts," a 21st-century spin on FDR’s famous radio addresses, bring top Administration officials to Google+ to discuss the most important issues in...
Fireside Hangouts: Join Vice President Biden in a discussion about gun violence

Live @ SMX West: How To Enchant Customers With Personas

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Enchantment, as defined by bestselling business guru Guy Kawasaki, isn’t about manipulating people. It transforms situations and relationships. It converts hostility into civility and civility into affinity. It changes the skeptics and cynics into the believers and the undecided into the... Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article....
Live @ SMX West: How To Enchant Customers With Personas

Guy Kawasaki joins board of Writer.ly, plans to give away free books to those who sign up

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Guy Kawasaki When you are a startup company, it’s sure nice to have a leading evangelist in your corner. Well, Seattle upstart Writer.ly just landed a big-name advisor in the form of Guy Kawasaki, the former Apple executive and best-selling author who boasts 1.2 million followers on Twitter. “Publishing isn’t...
Guy Kawasaki joins board of Writer.ly, plans to give away free books to those who sign up

Robert Scoble Is Switching To Android

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Social media maven Robert Scoble says he's migrating from Apple to Android. "I'm longer an Apple fanboy," Scoble wrote in a post on Google+ yesterday. "I'm getting ready to leave the Apple platform and switch to Android." That might not seem like a big deal. But the fact is that...
Robert Scoble Is Switching To Android

Apple's Hiring of Kevin Lynch Questioned Amid Concerns Over His Staunch Defense of Flash

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Following yesterday's news that Adobe Chief Technology Officer Kevin Lynch will be leaving to join Apple as vice president of Technologies, reporting to Bob Mansfield, there has been a considerable amount of discussion about the move. In particular, observers have pointed to the role Lynch played in backing Flash in...
Apple's Hiring of Kevin Lynch Questioned Amid Concerns Over His Staunch Defense of Flash

10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (GOOG, AAPL, GRPN, FB, SSNLF)

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Good morning! Here's the news. After, come back to SAI all day for the latest news and analysis. Groupon CEO Andrew Mason: "I was fired today." Facebook bought Microsoft's ad-serving tool, Atlas. Here, Facebook ad products boss Gokul Rajaram explains why: to prove online advertising works. Twilio is going to...
10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (GOOG, AAPL, GRPN, FB, SSNLF)
Google+'s Vic Gundotra: The new version of Google knows your name

ReadWrite Mix: Guy Kawasaki on Android vs. iPhone [Video]

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Though Guy Kawasaki basically invented Apple evangelism, now he's an Android devotee. At last week's ReadWrite Mix event, Kawasaki explains his technology choices to ReadWrite editor-in-chief Dan Lyons....
ReadWrite Mix: Guy Kawasaki on Android vs. iPhone [Video]

Another Top-Tier Apple Fanboy - Andy Ihnatko - Jumps To Android

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One by one, many of Apple's biggest, loudest, best-known fans are jumping ship. First came Guy Kawasaki, who has become not only an Android fan but now is consulting for Motorola. Then Robert Scoble made the leap. Now Andy Ihnatko, a tech reporter for the Chicago Sun-Times, has switched to Android....
Another Top-Tier Apple Fanboy - Andy Ihnatko - Jumps To Android

Guy Kawasaki On Self-Publishing In The 21st Century [Video]

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Last week, Guy Kawasaki joined us ReadWrite Editor-in-Chief Dan Lyons in San Francisco for the second ReadWrite Mix event, he shared the secrets of his new book: APE - Author, Publisher, Entrepreneur. In the following clips, Guy discusses his unique writing process and how to leverage social media for promotion....
Guy Kawasaki On Self-Publishing In The 21st Century [Video]
Robert Scoble and Guy Kawasaki on the tech trends that will shape the future

Price Points

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Evidently, I stunned the world by telling people what I charge for a day of my time. What a great opportunity to talk about pricing, value, worth, etc. Let’s just get right down to business on this one: Charge what you’re worth. Why are you letting me define you,...
Price Points

Guy Kawasaki and Stewart Alsop in the early 90s. http://r2.ly/ym24

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Guy Kawasaki and Stewart Alsop in the early 90s. http://r2.ly/ym24

We’re All Friends Here, Just Not on Google+

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Even after identifying himself as a Google+ fanboy and having literally written the book on the social network, Guy Kawasaki had no choice but to ask the tough questions in his SXSW keynote interview with Google’s Vic Gundotra. The not-at-all-packed room was about as populated as Google+ is, but that’s...
We’re All Friends Here, Just Not on Google+

Actually, You Can Go From Working In Apple's Retail Stores To Headquarters (AAPL)

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One complaint--among many--that Apple's retail workers have is that the job is basically a dead end: Besides advancing in the retail ranks, there's little hope of landing a job at Apple headquarters helping build the products you sell. We just found one dramatic exception. His name is Ray Fernando Jr....
Actually, You Can Go From Working In Apple's Retail Stores To Headquarters (AAPL)

One Of Apple's Most Important Early Execs Is Now Helping Google With Android (AAPL, GOOG)

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Former Apple employee and venture capitalist Guy Kawasaki has added a new job to his resume. Kawasaki announced via Twitter that he is going to be advising Google-owned Motorola, reports CultOfAndroid. Big news today! I'm advising Motorola. fb.me/1f05iz76A -- Guy Kawasaki (@GuyKawasaki) February 27, 2013 Once Chief Evangelist at Apple,...
One Of Apple's Most Important Early Execs Is Now Helping Google With Android (AAPL, GOOG)

Location-aware app Highlight is working on showing “what’s” around you in addition to “who”

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Today I was hanging out at the ad:tech conference in San Francisco, which consists mainly of marketing professionals who are looking for the best way to integrate social into their advertising campaigns. During a keynote with Guy Kawasaki and our friend Robert Scoble, the location-aware app Highlight was mentioned. A...
Location-aware app Highlight is working on showing “what’s” around you in addition to “who”

People Get Pissed Off About OpenStack And That's Why It Will Survive

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The ranters are out in force this afternoon about Red Hat announcing the preview of its OpenStack distribution. It’s like OpenStack inserted a lightning rod into my TweeetDeck stream. OpenStack really pisses people off.  You either despise it or love it. And that’s why the open cloud effort will survive....
People Get Pissed Off About OpenStack And That's Why It Will Survive

Google's Vic Gundotra on Why Plus Isn't a Minus

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So just what is Google Plus? That was the question Guy Kawasaki asked Vic Gundotra as the pair kicked off a discussion in Austin on Friday. Kawasaki said that if you ask five different people at Google you will get eight different answers. “It’s all of those eight different things,”...
Google's Vic Gundotra on Why Plus Isn't a Minus

Forbes lists some untold Steve Jobs stories

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Forbes just published a piece on the “Untold Stories About Steve Jobs,” as the late Apple cofounder’s one-year anniversary since his death looms around the corner; and while many of the anecdotes are never-heard-before memories from acquaintances, most provide only shallow insights into the innovator’s working mind. A few...
Forbes lists some untold Steve Jobs stories

Google+ Gave Guy Kawasaki A Religious Experience, And Someday You'll Have One, Too

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Onetime Apple chief evangelist Guy Kawasaki has found another product to believe in--an underdog of a social network called Google+, for which his latest book, What The Plus, acts as a primer. Fast Company talked with the author and venture capitalist about why Twitter is like MS-DOS, how to establish...
Google+ Gave Guy Kawasaki A Religious Experience, And Someday You'll Have One, Too

Google+ gets a conference and it’s focused entirely on photography

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A specific demographic of users have latched on to Google’s social service quickly, and that’s photographers. Virtual photo walks have been a mainstay of Google+ almost since its inception, and the platform has become the home to some of the world’s most popular photographers. Some of these photographers even created...
Google+ gets a conference and it’s focused entirely on photography
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