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‘Anonymous’ Social Network Anybeat Is Getting Bought And Shut Down. Dmitry Shapiro Going To Google+?
Sources inside Microsoft say a clash of personalities led to Sinofsky's departure

Exclusive: Interview With Inside Apple's Adam Lashinsky [Video]

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On Friday, February 3, at the lovely Delancey St. Theater in San Francisco, ReadWriteWeb and our new home company, SAY Media, co-hosted a release party for Adam Lashinsky's new book, Inside Apple: How America's Most Admired - And Secretive - Company Really Works. It was our first joint event since...
Exclusive: Interview With Inside Apple's Adam Lashinsky [Video]
Sinofsky speaks, denies he tried to take over Windows Phone division at Microsoft

If you like animated GIF-loops, check out Loopc.am’s freshly updated iPhone app

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A major update of GIF-sharing service Loopc.am has been released in the App Store this morning which introduces a new solution for Tumblr integration. Short loops are animated directly on a Tumblr user’s dashboard as long as they are less than the 1mb limit. In addition, there is improved Facebook...
If you like animated GIF-loops, check out Loopc.am’s freshly updated iPhone app
Beyond Kickstarter: Rock The Post's Alejandro Cremades On The Future Of Crowdfunding
Startups: Have Your Say: TenderTree Can Help You Pick a Caregiver

'Beat Making Lab' brings music tech, know-how to aspiring talent in developing communities

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Is the next Mos Def or Azalea Banks languishing in a region where there's no way to get his or her talent across? The producer who's laid down beats for those stars, 'Apple Juice Kid' (aka Steven Levitin) along with fellow UNC prof Pierce Frelon aim to find out...
'Beat Making Lab' brings music tech, know-how to aspiring talent in developing communities
FabKids Launches Subscription-Based Kids Clothing Service, Actress Christina Applegate Partners

Startup Talent Wars: Why You Can’t Be Like Steve Jobs

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Steve Jobs was not a people person. When in a rotten mood - which apparently was often - he’d storm around Apple reducing employees to tears. But he was Steve Jobs. And you’re not. Today’s startup founders are learning that hiring and keeping the best talent may be the...
Startup Talent Wars: Why You Can’t Be Like Steve Jobs
Live from the Airtime launch: Can the the Napster duo strike gold with social video?

How Twitter Is Pairing Its Interest Graph With Ads

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With somewhat coincidental (?) timing, given this week’s Facebook Marketing Conference, a new article published today by Bloomberg Businessweek takes a deep dive into Twitter’s advertising’s business. Twitter is the other major social network after big brands’ ad dollars, and although its 100 million active members pale compared with Facebook’s 800 million+, there...
How Twitter Is Pairing Its Interest Graph With Ads

Dealers wanting to sell Ford's first all-electric car must Focus on the environment

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You can't just sell the new 2012 Ford Focus Electric, you've got to embrace what it stands for, or at least that's what Dearborn is telling its dealers. Per the company HQ, outfits hoping to offer the electric hatchback on their lots later this year must send sales staff...
Dealers wanting to sell Ford's first all-electric car must Focus on the environment

Chinese Microblogging Giant Sina Weibo Adds English-Language Interface

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Sina Weibo, the Chinese microblogging platform sometimes referred to as “China’s Twitter,” is finally offering an English-language interface, as confirmed to Tech In Asia by the company. Though the English-language interface is still only partial, it will help turn the site into an important marketing tool for overseas brands and...
Chinese Microblogging Giant Sina Weibo Adds English-Language Interface

With 125M Views, These Vloggers Are Already Good. But YouTube Wants To Make Them Better.

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YouTube has announced the next class of creators to go through its YouTube Next program, this time focusing on vloggers. The video site originally announced the initiative about six weeks ago, and today it is announcing the 16 vloggers who will get some cash and advice to take their videos...
With 125M Views, These Vloggers Are Already Good. But YouTube Wants To Make Them Better.

Yahoo 2012: Top TV/Movie Searches, Songs & Singer Searches

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Screen related searches are the backbone of Yahoo’s year in review lists, as actors, actresses, talk show personalities and reality TV celebrities seem to command a bigger presence year after year. In the most popular TV searches on Yahoo in the US, perennial favorite American Idol dominated... Please visit Search Engine Land for...
Yahoo 2012: Top TV/Movie Searches, Songs & Singer Searches
The 16-Year Itch: Microsoft, NBC Call It Quits, NBC Gets Custody Of MSNBC.com

Blogs Outrank Social Networks In Influence

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Social Media Insights is a daily newsletter from Business Insider that collects and delivers the top social media news first thing every morning. You can sign up to receive Social Media Insights here or at the bottom of this post. Blogs Outrank Social Networks In Terms Of Influence (Technorati via...
Blogs Outrank Social Networks In Influence

For Social Media Viewing, Twitter Is Live TV; Facebook Is DVR

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When you follow someone on Twitter, you see everything they post. When you follow someone on Facebook, it decides what you see. Which is right? I’d say both, and it comes down to the live TV versus DVR personalities of each service. Should Facebook Show Everything? The issue of Facebook......
For Social Media Viewing, Twitter Is Live TV; Facebook Is DVR

The Story Of Adku, And Why Andrew Mason Isn't The Problem at Groupon

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In February of this year, Groupon acquired Adku, an e-commerce data targeting startup staffed with a whip-smart technical team. It was one of a series of acqui-hire deals Groupon executed as part of its strategy to staff up its Silicon Valley office with the most data-savvy engineers money can buy....
The Story Of Adku, And Why Andrew Mason Isn't The Problem at Groupon

TIME’s 100 “most influential people” list include some of Silicon Valley’s finest

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The votes are in and TIME has published its top 100 influential people, or “breakouts, pioneers, moguls, leaders and icons”, in the world. As we told you when the nominations were announced, 2012 appeared to be the year of technology. Of those nominated, the ones that actually made the list...
TIME’s 100 “most influential people” list include some of Silicon Valley’s finest

If Path is a “mini Facebook”, then Hmmm is a “mini Path”

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We see our fair share of social networking apps here at The Next Web and once in a while there’s a new player that stands out to us. Whether it be because it’s only for couples, or because it brings a Facebook-type experience to your mobile device and 150 closest...
If Path is a “mini Facebook”, then Hmmm is a “mini Path”
Dr. Leslie Saxon's Quest: iTunes For The Quantified Self
Tim Schafer's $3.3 Million Kickstarter Adventure Could Level-Up The Entire Video Game Industry
Microsoft's former Windows Phone chief shifted to head of corporate development and strategy
Zerply, an Estonian-American hybrid, launches jobs tool for freelance era
Innovation Agents: Fab's Bradford Shellhammer Embraces Risk, Defines Design
Investors turn entrepreneurs into insecure little teenagers

Twitter Untangles Its Overgrown Org Chart

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Twitter isn’t such a little bird anymore. The company has ballooned in a short time, adding more than 1,000 employees to its ranks in the span of just one year. And like any company going through a growth spurt, Twitter’s organizational structure has become complicated. The company has tried breaking...
Twitter Untangles Its Overgrown Org Chart
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