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An Ad Agency Is Turning Homeless People Into Wi-Fi Hotspots At SXSW

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In between the parties and the panels, twelve homeless men and one woman have been wandering the streets of Austin this week, offering SXSW-goers a hot commodity: wifi. As part of a "charitable" experiment to integrate discussion of homelessness into the SXSW discourse., New York-based ad agency BBH Labs...
An Ad Agency Is Turning Homeless People Into Wi-Fi Hotspots At SXSW
iPhone 5 reviews show no surprises: It's lighter, faster, and all around better

Snapshots of the Instagram Debate, Through the Lens of Professionals

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How professional photographers reacted to Instagram changing its terms of service agreement last week, from the Lens blog of The New York Time...
Snapshots of the Instagram Debate, Through the Lens of Professionals

Exclusive: iPad iBooks Pricing Revealed – Matches The Kindle

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The launch of the iPad has caused a veritable war over eBook pricing between Apple and Amazon. To promote the Kindle and expand its market share, Amazon sells kindle editions of newly released and best selling books at a loss. Apple on the other hand, offers to publishers the...
Exclusive: iPad iBooks Pricing Revealed – Matches The Kindle

Sentiment Gives Way to Reality as HP Shares Crash on Goldman Downgrade

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Shares of computing giant Hewlett-Packard are getting whacked pretty hard today in the wake of a significant downgrade by Goldman Sachs analyst Bill Shope. In a research note to clients today, Shope wrote that “sentiment has moved ahead of reality,” on HP shares, which before today had risen by more...
Sentiment Gives Way to Reality as HP Shares Crash on Goldman Downgrade

Report Says Twitter Might Announce Its Advertising API Today [THE BRIEF]

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Good morning, AdLand. Here's what you need to know today: Sources told Mashable that today might be the day that Twitter announces its advertising API, which would give advertisers the opportunity to created sophisticated campaigns on the site like they've been doing on Facebook. Although, according to Mashable's sources, if Twitter's partners...
Report Says Twitter Might Announce Its Advertising API Today [THE BRIEF]

Superstorm Sandy knocks out Gawker and Huffington Post

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News websites publish updates via Twitter and Facebook as servers are hit by New York power outageSeveral of the most popular US news and gossip websites, including Gawker and Huffington Post, went offline overnight because of a New York power outage caused by post-tropical storm Sandy.The websites were knocked offline...
Superstorm Sandy knocks out Gawker and Huffington Post

Learn the secrets of Growth Hacking, with TNW Academy

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‘Growth Hacking’ by Joe Stump is a live interactive class about the essential techniques to enable rapid growth. The term ‘growth hacking’ has become quite the buzz word, especially in the startup community. According to Joe it’s a fancy term for bringing the same metrics-driven approach developers have been using...
Learn the secrets of Growth Hacking, with TNW Academy

Morgan Stanley Is Holding A Firm-Wide Conference Call To Blame The Facebook Scandal On... Me (!?)

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A source close to Morgan Stanley tells me the firm is holding a firm-wide conference call at 4PM New York time today to discuss the firm's role in the burgeoning Facebook IPO scandal. Another source close to the firm reports that Morgan Stanley has already held at least one such...
Morgan Stanley Is Holding A Firm-Wide Conference Call To Blame The Facebook Scandal On... Me (!?)
Google Will Soon Launch Google Web Designer, A Free HTML5 Development Tool For Creating Web Apps, Sites And Ads

In a fit of irony, young tablet owners may save the news industry

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As you know, the traditional newspaper industry is going through a radical downturn at the moment, caught flatfooted between expanding consumer preference for digital news and online revenues that have utterly failed to keep pace with declining print income. In short, times are hard. For the latest, the New York...
In a fit of irony, young tablet owners may save the news industry

Ex-Pat Facebook Cofounder Eduardo Saverin Has A Bentley And Doesn't Know How To Spend His IPO Billions

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Facebook cofounder Eduardo Saverin, recently making headlines for exiting the United States by renouncing his citizenship, is apparently living quite the life in Singapore. A new profile in the New York Time has a lot of interest details about the new billionaire's playboy lifestyle. He's apparently so rich that he...
Ex-Pat Facebook Cofounder Eduardo Saverin Has A Bentley And Doesn't Know How To Spend His IPO Billions

New York Times Reports Q1 Profit, Digital Ad Revenues Now 26% Of Total

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After significantly scaling down costs, The New York Times Company this morning announced upbeat Q1 2010 results, reporting a profit and growing digital advertising sales. NYT’s operating profit grew more than fivefold in the first quarter of 2010, to $83.3 million compared with $16.4 million in the first quarter of...
New York Times Reports Q1 Profit, Digital Ad Revenues Now 26% Of Total

"Hundreds of thousands" of Nest learning thermostats sold

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Startup Nest only launched its learning thermostat last October but the company tells the New York Time’s Bits Blog that it has sold in the “mid-hundreds of thousands,” of units range. The company — which is the brainchild of Tony Fadell, who helped design the iPhone and iPod for Apple...
"Hundreds of thousands" of Nest learning thermostats sold

HP's Q2 Earnings Beat Expectations on Weak Sales

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Quarterly results from Hewlett-Packard just crossed the wires and they’re better than expected on the bottom line, but weaker on the top. Per-share earnings were 87 cents, down 4.4 percent from a year ago on sales of $27.6 billion, which amounts to a decline of 10 percent from last year....
HP's Q2 Earnings Beat Expectations on Weak Sales

LIVE: Zynga Has A Huge Announcement (ZNGA)

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Zynga is holding a press conference at 3 p.m. New York time for a special announcement. Click here for the latest updates Zynga is expected to announce the purchase of OMGPOP, the developer behind Draw Something. The price is expected to be around $200 million. We first reported Draw...
LIVE: Zynga Has A Huge Announcement (ZNGA)
Tumblr releasing new iOS app next week

HP Lowers FY2012 Guidance Amid Slowing Sales

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Hewlett-Packard just reported its third quarter earnings, and they’re about as bad as expected. Most of the negative news was already known. HP front-loaded a lot of the quarter’s dirty laundry in a pre-annoucement on Aug 9. Revenue, at $ $29.7 billion was down 5 percent below the year-ago quarter...
HP Lowers FY2012 Guidance Amid Slowing Sales

Race and Romance: An Uneven Playing Field for Black Women [Ian Ayres, New York Time - 3/3/10]

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Race and Romance: An Uneven Playing Field for Black Women [Ian Ayres, New York Time - 3/3/10]

How to be an effective startup CEO: Find out with our next TNW Academy class

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Scaling technology is hard. Scaling people? That’s even harder. ‘How to be an effective startup CEO’ is a 1.5-hour interactive online class by Bart Lorang. You will learn real-world practical advice about the challenges of scaling your company from 5 people to 50 people. Bart Lorang is a proven entrepreneur,...
How to be an effective startup CEO: Find out with our next TNW Academy class

Syrian Electronic Army Leaves Its Mark on The Financial Times

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To the steadily growing list of media organizations that have been attacked by the band of a digital pranksters known as the Syrian Electronic Army, you can now add The Financial Times. The London-based financial newspaper (and competitor to The Wall Street Journal, which like this Web site is owned...
Syrian Electronic Army Leaves Its Mark on The Financial Times

Dell Shares Crash on Earnings Miss, So It Makes An Acquisition

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Shares of Dell are getting whacked today on the heels of a quarterly earnings report that fell short by only a little, but which revealed the depths of the complexity of the PC-to-enterprise pivot that is central to the turnaround that CEO Michael Dell has been trying to engineer for...
Dell Shares Crash on Earnings Miss, So It Makes An Acquisition

Microsoft's Azure Cloud Service Experiences a Bump in Europe Overnight

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Apparently bad days in the cloud aren’t limited to Amazon. Microsoft confirmed that its Windows Azure service experienced some outages in Europe during what were the early morning hours in the US. At 11:09 UTC or about 7:09 New York time, confirmed on its Windows Azure status page that its...
Microsoft's Azure Cloud Service Experiences a Bump in Europe Overnight

NASDAQ Admits It Botched Facebook IPO: 'This Was Not Our Finest Hour'

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Facebook's stock was supposed to begin trading at 11:00 am on the dot Friday, but instead it was delayed for a full half hour. Now NASDAQ is admitting it screwed up and offering an explanation as to what happened. "This was not our finest hour," NASDAQ's chief executive officer Robert...
NASDAQ Admits It Botched Facebook IPO: 'This Was Not Our Finest Hour'

Facebook files to go public – live blog

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Facebook has filed the forms for its long-awaited initial public offering. The 800m-strong social network’s S-1 registration statement appeared on the Securities and Exchange commission’s website at 4.48pm New York time on Wednesday. After the jump, a live blog as …Continue reading: "Facebook files to go public – live blog"...
Facebook files to go public – live blog

TNW Academy presents: Gamification principles and practices

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Gamification is the process of using game mechanics and game thinking to engage users and to solve problems. In this live interactive class Gabe Zichermann, chair of the Gamification Summit, will show you how gamification works and explain why it works. Gabe is a highly rated public speaker, entrepreneur and...
TNW Academy presents: Gamification principles and practices
Booting Up: Tim Cook Has Feelings Too Edition

Is HP's Turnaround Strategy Sustainable?

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The most fundamental problem facing the technology giant Hewlett-Packard is that it some of the products that make up its biggest lines of business are in a long-term decline, and that new products aren’t yet generating enough revenue to make up for them. That makes the multi-year restructuring and turnaround...
Is HP's Turnaround Strategy Sustainable?

Learn to illustrate your product with a powerful story, at TNW Academy

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‘The Art of Storytelling’ by Alex Barrera, is a 2 hour interactive online class for every business that wants to get noticed. Everyone remembers Cinderella, how many remember your startup or product? There is nothing more powerful than illustrating your product with a story. Stories appeal to our human side,...
Learn to illustrate your product with a powerful story, at TNW Academy
iPad mini reviews praise size, style -- despite non-Retina screen
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