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TechCrunch Giveaway: Samsung Galaxy S II, Case, And Gift Card #TechCrunch

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We have another exciting giveaway for all of you this week. Earlier this morning, Jordan wrote about our friends over at Picksie and the launch of their new Android app. For those who don’t know, Picksie is a location-based app that helps you figure out what fun things there are...
TechCrunch Giveaway: Samsung Galaxy S II, Case, And Gift Card #TechCrunch

A VC Just Left His Firm For A Startup Because He 'Wanted To Be On The Right Side Of The Market'

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This week we met with a former investor, Jordan Elpern-Waxman. He recently left his position at Genacast Ventures, a seed stage firm that partners with Comcast Ventures. We asked him why he resigned. He said he did so for a startup. In particular, Waxman said he wants to be on...
A VC Just Left His Firm For A Startup Because He 'Wanted To Be On The Right Side Of The Market'

Apple Screws Up Its iTunes Launch In Russia, Shows Users Porn Sites (AAPL)

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Apple launched iTunes in Russia. It's not going so well. Jordan Kahn at 9 To 5 Mac reports Apple accidentally forgot to replace a placeholder in iTunes and now there's porn in iTunes. The placeholder was a "xxx" link. It redirects to porn sites. 9 To 5 Mac has a...
Apple Screws Up Its iTunes Launch In Russia, Shows Users Porn Sites (AAPL)

HTC acknowledges Wi-Fi security flaw in smartphones

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The Wi-Fi security flaw present in some Android-powered HTC smartphones has been acknowledged by the manufacturer on its support page. When connected to Wi-Fi networks, hackers can take advantage of the flaw to gain security access credentials. The flaw was discovered by researchers Chris Hessing and Bret Jordan and would...
HTC acknowledges Wi-Fi security flaw in smartphones

Wi-Fi security hole discovered in multiple HTC devices

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HTC has acknowledged that some the company’s handsets contain a security hole involving the handling of certain data requests while connected to a Wi-Fi network. Security researchers Chris Hessing and Bret Jordan discovered the vulnerability, which could use the android.permission.ACCESS_WIFI_STATE permission to create a command to view all Wi-Fi...
Wi-Fi security hole discovered in multiple HTC devices

Video: Brittney Griner punches Jordan Barncastle

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Video: Brittney Griner punches Jordan Barncastle

Groupon Buys Local Database-Maker Hyperpublic

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Groupon has acquired Hyperpublic, a New York-based startup that provides location-based information that developers can use to build their own applications. Hyperpublic, which raised a $1.15 million seed round in 2010, announced the deal on its own site, but didn’t disclose a purchase price. CEO Jordan Cooper says some of...
Groupon Buys Local Database-Maker Hyperpublic

Prenda Tries Yet Another Loophole; But Entirely Plagiarizes Someone Else's Failed Attempt

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Prenda Law seems to be the gift that keeps on giving if you're writing about absolutely ridiculous attempts at copyright trolling. If 2012 was the year of Righthaven as the representative of brazen, hubristic, bullshit copyright trolling getting its due, 2013 looks to be the year of John Steele /...
Prenda Tries Yet Another Loophole; But Entirely Plagiarizes Someone Else's Failed Attempt

Envato teases beta launch of Microlancer, a new online marketplace for selling small creative jobs

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Envato, an Australian firm that owns a variety of online marketplaces for digital resources including Themeforest, Audiojungle and Videohive, as well as a number of tutorial and media outlets such as AppStorm, Psdtuts+ and Creattica, has announced a new site today called Microlancer. It’s an online markeplace aimed at creative freelancers, designed to...
Envato teases beta launch of Microlancer, a new online marketplace for selling small creative jobs

DarwinBot is a surrogate play partner for man's best friend

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The problem facing Microsoft developer Jordan Correa and his wife was hardly an uncommon one. They both have full time jobs (that's not the problem), but they also have an adorable dog Darwin that is left alone for about eight hours each day. Correa decided to keep his pup...
DarwinBot is a surrogate play partner for man's best friend

Groupon Eyes Foursquare Territory And Acquires Location Database Startup, Hyperpublic

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Hyperpublic, a New York startup that lets users tag people, places and things to specific locationa in its open database, has been acquired by Groupon. Part of the team will be moving to Groupon's California engineering offices; terms of the deal were not disclosed. Hyperpublic says Groupon is interested...
Groupon Eyes Foursquare Territory And Acquires Location Database Startup, Hyperpublic

TechCrunch Giveaway: Nokia Lumia 900 #TechCrunch

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We’ve written endless amounts of posts about it, Jordan is obviously obsessed with it, it became Amazon’s best selling phone and is simply a great smartphone. With special thanks to Nokia, we have a brand new Lumia 900 to give away. This giveaway will last for one week, starting today,...
TechCrunch Giveaway: Nokia Lumia 900 #TechCrunch

My friend, my hero, my Jordan Page – Liberty (Acoustic). | don't tread on cat

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My friend, my hero, my Jordan Page – Liberty (Acoustic). | don't tread on cat

Mar 2, 2010 The Real Cause of Hyperinflation Jordan Roy-Byrne 321gold ...inc ...s

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CrowdHall Raises $700k To Create Drop Dead Simple Town Halls And Q&As

HTC supplies fix for 'small' Android Wi-Fi password leak

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HTC is addressing an issue on some of its Android devices that exposes Wi-Fi security credentials to applications. Security researchers Chris Hessing and Bret Jordan discovered that third-party Android applications on a range of HTC handsets with the android.permission.ACCESS_WIFI_STATE permission could call a command to access the Wi-Fi credentials...
HTC supplies fix for 'small' Android Wi-Fi password leak
Makers Wanted: Are You A Hardware Start-Up? Talk To Us

Dancers Among Us von Jordan Matter | iGNANT BLOG http://j.mp/b5vYbS

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Dancers Among Us von Jordan Matter | iGNANT BLOG http://j.mp/b5vYbS

Facebook’s road to IPO: 5 posts you gotta read

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You might have heard, the Facebook IPO is coming. Some on Wall Street are excited. Others are nervous. Some are miffed that Mark Zuckerberg isn’t showing enough respect to investors by wearing a hoodie. Regardless, the IPO is going to be one major spectacle. Jeez, just look at the wall-to-wall...
Facebook’s road to IPO: 5 posts you gotta read
AppHero Raises $1.8 Million For App Recommendation Service Which Learns Your Interests From Facebook
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CrunchWeek: Galaxy S4′s Mixed Reviews, Betaworks Buys Instapaper, Valleywag's Comeback

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Live from New York it’s CrunchWeek, the weekly show where a few of us writers gather ’round the TechCrunch TV cameras and chitchat about a few of the most interesting stories from the past seven days in the world of tech. At the moment we’re in New York City...
CrunchWeek: Galaxy S4′s Mixed Reviews, Betaworks Buys Instapaper, Valleywag's Comeback

Kenneth And Ben Lerer Talk Good Design, Strong Politics, And Mixing Work And Family [TCTV]

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For some of us, hanging out with our parents is something best relegated to off-work hours and holidays. But Kenneth Lerer and Ben Lerer have had some big successes working together at Lerer Ventures, the New York City venture capital firm whose portfolio includes BuzzFeed, Warby Parker, Everlane, FancyHands,...
Kenneth And Ben Lerer Talk Good Design, Strong Politics, And Mixing Work And Family [TCTV]

The Engadget Podcast is live tonight at 5PM!

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Tim's still MIA, but don't worry, we've got a ringer. Brian and Dana will be joined by TechCrunch's Jordan Crook. Follow along with all the fun just after the break.Continue reading The Engadget Podcast is live tonight at 5PM!The Engadget Podcast is live tonight at 5PM! originally appeared on...
The Engadget Podcast is live tonight at 5PM!

Codecademy Programs Its Way to a $10M Series B

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(Photo: www.successstories.co.in/) Some may tsk-tsk the “learn to code” meme, but that hasn’t deterred New York-based Codecademy from sticking to its vision of teaching all of us to code. Today, cofounder Zach Sims announced on the company blog that the startup has raised $10M in series B funding from VC...
Codecademy Programs Its Way to a $10M Series B

Universal Check-in App Confirmed: Brightkite's Stealth Service

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We write this for you, the tired, the weak and the weary, the dogged attendees of the South By South West festival in Austin this weekend. We know that you're exhausted, but it's not from the booze, the parties or the product pitches - it's the endless location based check-ins....
Universal Check-in App Confirmed: Brightkite's Stealth Service

Softbank Capital raises $51 million to invest in New York-based tech startups

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Softbank Capital, a venture capital group in the US affiliated with Japanese telecommunications company Softbank, has raised $51.02 million in new funding to invest in technology startups based in New York. The firm said in a statement that its New York partner Jordan Levy will oversee investments, which will be focused...
Softbank Capital raises $51 million to invest in New York-based tech startups

Apple Is Holding A Town Hall Meeting With Employees Right Now! (AAPL)

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Apple CEO Tim Cook is holding a town hall meeting with employees right now, Jordan Kahn at 9 To 5 Mac reports. He's not doing it because the stock price has been mauled, though we're sure he'll talk about that. This is standard procedure at Apple. It did the same...
Apple Is Holding A Town Hall Meeting With Employees Right Now! (AAPL)

Southeast, Here We Come: The Savannah, Atlanta, Charlotte, And Raleigh-Durham Meetups Are Go

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TechCrunch is headed down south this summer and we’re starting our trip in Savannah, Atlanta, Charlotte, and Raleigh-Durham. We already have some great spots lined up but we definitely need your help finding a few more locations. We begin by riding down to Savannah where we’ll see what the Coast...
Southeast, Here We Come: The Savannah, Atlanta, Charlotte, And Raleigh-Durham Meetups Are Go

13-Year-Old Boy to Attempt Everest Summit

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Jordan Romero will be attempting to summit the world's highest peak with his father and father's girlfriend....
13-Year-Old Boy to Attempt Everest Summit
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