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Age Distribution on Social Network Sites [data viz]

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via royal.pingdom.com Now don’t write off these stats because the source is Royal Pingdom. That site is like BGR (Boy Genius Report) — not credible until recently. Look where Royal Pingdom pulled their stats. ht @percival...
Age Distribution on Social Network Sites [data viz]

No boys allowed: the rise of single-sex clubs and societies

www.guardian.co.uk
This month, a women-only restaurant will join a clutch of new clubs, societies and networking events that exclude men. So would many of us really prefer our social lives to be single-sex?Like so many things that men have been doing for longer than anybody can remember, it only looks weird...
No boys allowed: the rise of single-sex clubs and societies

Wittlebee Buys Up Clothing Maker for Kids' Apparel Club

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Culver City, Calif.-based Wittlebee, a service that sends members a box of kids clothing for $40 a month, has acquired Cottonseed Clothing Company. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but going forward, the Chicago company’s apparel will be offered exclusively from Wittlebee. Wittlebee Founder Sean Percival said it was already manufacturing its...
Wittlebee Buys Up Clothing Maker for Kids' Apparel Club
How to get the newest, coolest Threadless shirts for your kid

Live From The First Ever Mamabear Family Conference

techcrunch.com
Because I’m so clearly ready to settle down and have a family, I am at the first ever 500Startups Mamabear Family conference in Mountain View today, watching a group of talks from family-oriented startups and people who have experience with family oriented startups — like Wittlebee’s Sean Percival and mama-entrepreneur...
Live From The First Ever Mamabear Family Conference

What’s with all the subscription commerce startups?

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There’s an interesting phenomenon occurring in startup land, with a number of companies emerging that are all seeking to build businesses with recurring revenue streams based on serving up monthly packages of food, beauty, clothing and other products. The so-called subscription commerce market is expanding rapidly — but what’s behind...
What’s with all the subscription commerce startups?

@Percival Clearly, you don't listen to me. Clearly!! Featured on @SEOmoz http://bit.ly/cIvYoK (it's bomb)

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@Percival Clearly, you don't listen to me. Clearly!! Featured on @SEOmoz http://bit.ly/cIvYoK (it's bomb)

Pirate Bay Ban Rockets Pirate Party Website Into The Big Time

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The Pirate Bay has suffered censorship in many countries across Europe but the recent steps against the torrent site in the UK have generated a much bigger response than similar actions previously taken against the site elsewhere. It’s not absolutely clear why this is the case but it’s certainly possible...
Pirate Bay Ban Rockets Pirate Party Website Into The Big Time

Nice shot by @lauriepercival of @mona in the background while @percival & I discuss Olympic Curling http://bit.ly/c8xLCx

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Nice shot by @lauriepercival of @mona in the background while @percival & I discuss Olympic Curling http://bit.ly/c8xLCx
Mother and child reunion: JustFab buys FabKids
Kids clothing club Wittlebee offers exclusive designs to its customers with new Threadless partnership

With Condiment, StyleDiary Founder Patricia Handschiegel Combines Lifestyle Content And Commerce

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Patricia Handschiegel, who founded fashion media company StyleDiary (and eventually sold it to StyleHive) is back with a new startup bringing together lifestyle content and commerce. Handschiegel says she’s been interested in that combination since her time at StyleDiary, but thanks to the acquisition, she didn’t really pursue it. Nowadays...
With Condiment, StyleDiary Founder Patricia Handschiegel Combines Lifestyle Content And Commerce

This Company Has Launched Three Startups In One Week

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The Los Angeles-based accelerator Science launched its third product today: a monthly subscription service Wittlebee, which will sell boxes of children's clothing. The product may not seem all that new or interesting impressive, but the pace at which Science has been launching new companies is pretty amazing: three in the...
This Company Has Launched Three Startups In One Week

Teenagers are smelly. (@ Venice High School w/ @percival) http://4sq.com/bxX96i

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Teenagers are smelly. (@ Venice High School w/ @percival) http://4sq.com/bxX96i
Angel5 Debuts A Founder-Friendly View Of AngelList, Sorts Investors Into "Top Five" Groups By Market, Region & More

Birchbox For Children’s Clothes Wittlebee Wants To Automate Your Kid’s Wardrobe

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Because I am going to be an awesome and Mom, I will totally keep my ears open to the best possible options for my kids, because I’ve totally set my sights on that, focusing on family and career and all. Obviously. Until hell freezes over then, I will be buying my...
Birchbox For Children’s Clothes Wittlebee Wants To Automate Your Kid’s Wardrobe

Techmeme, the-not-safe-for-work version: http://bit.ly/dvAoMI @percival, @alexiat, @gaberivera, @paulcarr Inspired by Dave McClure.

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Techmeme, the-not-safe-for-work version: http://bit.ly/dvAoMI @percival, @alexiat, @gaberivera, @paulcarr Inspired by Dave McClure.

Hot damn is she dapper! RT @Percival: Spotted at @myspace HQ one @doctorparadox http://post.ly/fswJ

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Hot damn is she dapper! RT @Percival: Spotted at @myspace HQ one @doctorparadox http://post.ly/fswJ

Built For Entrepreneurs And Investors, Simplr For iPhone Sorts And Prioritizes Your AngelList Feeds

techcrunch.com
If you do a search for “AngelList” in the Apple App Store, you’ll only get four results – and one is an app featuring quotes from entrepreneurs. In other words, not a lot of selection, despite AngelList’s readily available API. That being said, in the past an app called AngelList Wings has...
Built For Entrepreneurs And Investors, Simplr For iPhone Sorts And Prioritizes Your AngelList Feeds

Booting Up: Add Another $2.5M to the Bill for Sean Parker's Fairy Tale Wedding

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Rough day. (Photo: flickr.com/joi) After building that enormous $9 million set for his John William Waterhouse dream wedding in an “ecologically sensitive area” without the proper permits, Sean Parker has to cough up $2.5 million in fines. [San Jose Mercury News] The Chicago Sun Times fired its entire photography department last week. But...
Booting Up: Add Another $2.5M to the Bill for Sean Parker's Fairy Tale Wedding

LA’s tech scene gets a shot in the arm from Science, the newest incubator

venturebeat.com
The hustling Los Angeles tech scene is revolving around a new center these days: an incubator called Science. It started just a couple months ago and is the work of former MySpace CEO Mike Jones and Color co-founder Peter Pham. We took some time over the past couple of weeks to talk with Pham...
LA’s tech scene gets a shot in the arm from Science, the newest incubator

The Highlight Drinking Game

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The Highlight Drinking Game: Fun idea by Sean Percival for how to hack the blurb function of Highlight to turn life into a drinking game.  Or rather, more of a drinking game than it already is....
The Highlight Drinking Game

What happens when geeks have kids? They create shopping sites like Wittlebee

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There are new trends in technology seemingly popping up every few weeks and one that has caught our attention are super-focused subscription shopping sites that fit a very narrow niche. We told you about one such company a few weeks ago called Love With Food that sends you a basket...
What happens when geeks have kids? They create shopping sites like Wittlebee

AngelList's API handling 3 million requests per day from 50+ partners, incubators, SendGrid, others

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AngelList has announced that 3 million requests each day are being processed through its API. The needs of the service are said to be coming from its more than 50 partners, incubators, and others. Started as a side project by “venture hacker” Josh Slayton, AngelList’s API has been a favorite...
AngelList's API handling 3 million requests per day from 50+ partners, incubators, SendGrid, others

UK Pirate Party sees more than 1.8m visits in 24 hours after ISPs block The Pirate Bay website

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The move to stop Pirate Bay in the UK means that ISPs are now blocking the site due to an order from the High Court. Tough times for pirates, but high times for the UK Pirate Party (PPUK) as research on TorrentFreak today points out that the political party’s site...
UK Pirate Party sees more than 1.8m visits in 24 hours after ISPs block The Pirate Bay website

The #redvines color http://twitpic.com/19q97q /via @Percival @secretsushi #neat

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The #redvines color http://twitpic.com/19q97q /via @Percival @secretsushi #neat

Science-Backed 'Baby Birchbox' Wittlebee Makes Its First Acquisition: Cottonseed Clothing

techcrunch.com
Wittlebee, a “Birchbox for babies” backed by LA’s Science incubator, is diving deeper into the products that form the core of its subscription-based kids’ clothes service: today it is announcing its first acquisition, the baby clothesmaker Cottonseed Clothing Company. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The acquisition will mean...
Science-Backed 'Baby Birchbox' Wittlebee Makes Its First Acquisition: Cottonseed Clothing

Duck, Duck, Acquisition: Wittlebee Taps Kids Clothing Company Cottonseed

pandodaily.com
If there’s two things LA’s known for it’s fast fashion and subscription ecommerce. It was little surprise then when Science Inc. technology studio startup Wittlebee launched earlier this year to deliver kids basics on monthly repeat. Five months after closing its $2.5 million Series A financing, the startup founded by...
Duck, Duck, Acquisition: Wittlebee Taps Kids Clothing Company Cottonseed

Oh great. I think I just got fired by @Percival "Chez lalawag after dark" #Cinch: http://bit.ly/9CvPWL ;)

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Oh great. I think I just got fired by @Percival "Chez lalawag after dark" #Cinch: http://bit.ly/9CvPWL ;)

Haha check this out @hamburgr & @hooverd RT @Percival Dude wants a cheeseburger more than @ijustine & @benhuh combined http://bit.ly/a2bbcE

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Haha check this out @hamburgr & @hooverd RT @Percival Dude wants a cheeseburger more than @ijustine & @benhuh combined http://bit.ly/a2bbcE
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