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Music Video Company VEVO Learns Dutch, Launches In The Netherlands

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VEVO just became available in a whole new market, as its streaming music video service was launched in The Netherlands today. The launch will make more than 75,000 music videos available to Dutch viewers, and brings the total number of countries that it operates in to 11. The Netherlands launch...
Music Video Company VEVO Learns Dutch, Launches In The Netherlands

15 Startups Invade Fab's Old Headquarters And Gear Up For DreamIt's Summer Accelerator Program

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DreamIt Ventures, which has produced startups like ShowMe and Adaptly, has selected 15 companies selected for its summer accelerator program. They will be demoing on August 8 in New York City. Until then, the startups are working out of the old Fab office on 330 West 38th Street. Here's the...
15 Startups Invade Fab's Old Headquarters And Gear Up For DreamIt's Summer Accelerator Program
Google hosts Indonesian street art with Chrome Open Spaces, invites archipelago artists to submit work via custom Chrome app (Video)

5733, by Eddie

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fiftyseven-thirtythree store Grand opening from Fiftyseven-thirtythree on Vimeo. 5733 4125 Piedmont Ave, 2nd Floor Oakland, CA 510-547-5733 We make all our gear in East Oakland using water based, solvent free inks. No art directors, consultants, or teleconferencing were used in the production process. We hope it makes you look...
5733, by Eddie

How Do You Go Global Against Clones And Competitors?

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GoGlobal is Morten Lund’s new venture. Earlier this month, Lund pitched GoGlobal live on stage at The London Web Summit. Despite a few people thinking it was a ruse, GoGlobal aims to be a platform to grow globally for Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) companies. Lund says wants to take three to four...
How Do You Go Global Against Clones And Competitors?

Watercolour Flower Paintings by Marney Ward

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Advertise here with BSA Marney grew up in North Vancouver in the sixties and has been interested in perception, consciousness and creativity for most of her life. In the late sixties and early seventies, she earned a Ph.D. from UBC on the art and poetry of William Blake. In...
Watercolour Flower Paintings by Marney Ward
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Best Tech Events This Week (121212 Sandy Relief Concert, Rebuilding Schools Fundraiser, NYU ITP, FashInvest, Investor Feedback Forum and a TON of Holiday Parties!)

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This is a guest post from Gary Sharma (aka “The Guy with the Red Tie”), founder and CEO of GarysGuide and proud owner of a whole bunch of black suits, white shirts and, at last count, over 40 red ties. You can reach him at gary [at] garysguide.com. It’s that...
Best Tech Events This Week (121212 Sandy Relief Concert, Rebuilding Schools Fundraiser, NYU ITP, FashInvest, Investor Feedback Forum and a TON of Holiday Parties!)

Kiwi ISP Issues First Music Piracy ’3rd Strike’, Movie Biz Can’t Be Bothered

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The Copyright (Infringing File Sharing) Amendment Act 2011 had a tortuous path before implementation. Argument, counter-argument and intense lobbying from the copyright industries preceded its introduction in September last year. Its outward structure is simple. Internet users who are discovered uploading copyright material are first sent two warnings via their...
Kiwi ISP Issues First Music Piracy ’3rd Strike’, Movie Biz Can’t Be Bothered
AT&T focuses on retail with a 10,000 square foot megastore in Chicago

Apple presses play on iTunes, Apple TV expansion in Asia

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On Wednesday Apple made a push to expand its content business in Asia. iTunes is now available in 12 new markets, and its Apple TV set-top box, which is basically a delivery method for selling iTunes video content, is now on sale in four new markets in the region. Apple...
Apple presses play on iTunes, Apple TV expansion in Asia

Deezer expands its music platform to 160 countries, launches free service to match Spotify

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Celebrating its first birthday in the UK, music streaming service Deezer today announced that it has expanded availability even further worldwide and will now be available in 160 countries, updating its website and mobile apps and taking its service free to match its more high-profile rival Spotify. At an event...
Deezer expands its music platform to 160 countries, launches free service to match Spotify

In Nashville, the sweet sound of entrepreneurship

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Nashville and Silicon Valley have a lot in common. They're both filled with smart, creative people building businesses together. Nashville's start-up scene may be less well known, but it's bursting with energy and creativity like the rest of the city, and on April 19, we brought our Google for Entrepreneurs...
In Nashville, the sweet sound of entrepreneurship

Mega Launch Video Removed From YouTube By Music Rights Outfit

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Despite his site Megaupload sitting on the hit-list of the United States government, in 2011 Kim Dotcom managed to release a promotional video featuring some of the biggest names in pop music. The track, known as Mega Song and produced by Printz Board and Kim Dotcom, featured huge recording artists...
Mega Launch Video Removed From YouTube By Music Rights Outfit

‘Don’t burn books! Burn your iPad instead’

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Seattle-area band The Half Brothers had a little fun at the expense of some of our favorite devices at a “meeting” of the Bushwick Book Club of Seattle Friday night in Columbia City. Hardly your typical discussion group, Bushwick invites book lovers to hear original music created by local...
‘Don’t burn books! Burn your iPad instead’

Indy Webcomics Group to release Anthology - with Artwork by local artists

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Indy Webcomics Group to release Anthology - with Artwork by local artists

Facebook sees growth in U.S. SMB market

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Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg told us last year that serving small business is “just as important” as helping large advertisers achieve their goals. Since then we’ve seen the company make a number of changes to simplify Facebook marketing and advertising tools and conduct more outreach to help small and medium-sized businesses...
Facebook sees growth in U.S. SMB market

DreamIt Ventures Announces New York Summer Class

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Dream it, bro. (dreamitventures.com) Philly-based accelerator DreamIt Ventures, which debuted in New York last year, just announced the 15 startups that made it into the second New York summer session. Five of the companies selected are part of the DreamIt Access program, which aims to launch 15 minority-led startups over the next 12...
DreamIt Ventures Announces New York Summer Class

Epic 6-Year File-Sharing Case Over Just 3 Songs Comes To An End

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When the Portuguese arm of IFPI first decided to bring file-sharing prosecutions to the country, their aims would have been simple – to scare Internet users away from file-sharing networks and into the shops. It didn’t work out that way. Since 2006, the Portuguese Phonographic Association filed more than two...
Epic 6-Year File-Sharing Case Over Just 3 Songs Comes To An End

Timbre iPhone App Offers Stunning, Simple Local Live Music Discovery

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New iOS app Timbre wants to help get you out to more concerts, by giving you a glimpse at shows nearby along with a free preview of what exactly you’ll be getting if you buy a ticket or pop into a free show. It does so with a product that’s...
Timbre iPhone App Offers Stunning, Simple Local Live Music Discovery

Sexy Boxes And A British Siri: Memorable Highlights From Dreamit Demo Day

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This morning, 15 startups presented at Dreamit Demo Day in New York City. Dreamit is one of NYC's best-known accelerator programs, next only to TechStars. Mentors like First Round Capital's Phin Barnes and Brooklyn Bridge Ventures' Charlie O'Donnell provided one-on-one coaching for a few months while founders hacked together their...
Sexy Boxes And A British Siri: Memorable Highlights From Dreamit Demo Day
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