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The New Reality of the Twitter Ecosystem

gigaom.com
In the last two months, a controversy has broken out between the startup of the moment, Twitter, and its ecosystem. Some of its actions — such as acquiring Tweetie (a mobile client that has since been rebranded as Twitter for the iPhone), coupled with its recent decision to impose limitations...
The New Reality of the Twitter Ecosystem

Upcoming tech and media events you should be attending [Discounts]

thenextweb.com
Okay – we’re ready to feed you our latest update on tech and media events that you should be attending this year. We also have some cool new announcements to make about the progress of TNW2012, but more on that later this week. In our most recent post we announced the...
Upcoming tech and media events you should be attending [Discounts]

Tweetbot 2.0 Review

www.macstories.net
How do you improve something that’s already great? You keep working on it, trying to look at your product from as many perspectives as possible. If you believe in it, you can make something great an even greater product. Last year, I reviewed Tweetbot 1.0 for iPhone, the Twitter client...
Tweetbot 2.0 Review
Disney shutters publisher LucasArts
Hire people who annoy you

RT @ariegoldshlager: Three Perspectives on Experiment-Based Management: http://bit.ly/anJY1I

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RT @ariegoldshlager: Three Perspectives on Experiment-Based Management: http://bit.ly/anJY1I

Pay-As-You-Read E-Bookselling Won't Make It Off The Shelves

readwrite.com
Entrepreneurs have often used technology to bring us services we didn't even know we needed. Who would have thought a billion people would be willing to share their lives on Facebook and hundreds of millions more would change the news industry by microblogging on Twitter? But oftentimes entrepreneurs get it...
Pay-As-You-Read E-Bookselling Won't Make It Off The Shelves

Apple Reveals Next-Gen Multi-Player Gaming Advances

www.patentlyapple.com
On March 15, 2012, the US Patent & Trademark Office published a patent application from Apple that delves into the world of Multi-Player gaming. Apple provides us with a number of gaming examples and meaty details of how they'll provide team members of a multi-player game with the ability to...
Apple Reveals Next-Gen Multi-Player Gaming Advances
GamesBeat's complete coverage for Microsoft's new Xbox announcement
Online identity is changing, but engagement is still key

Moving beyond silicon to break the MegaHertz barrier

arstechnica.com
We're rapidly closing in on a decade since the first desktop processors cleared the 3GHz mark, but in a stunning break from earlier progress, the clock speed of the top processors has stayed roughly in the same neighborhood since. Meanwhile, the feature shrinks that have at least added additional...
Moving beyond silicon to break the MegaHertz barrier

Seven Hints for Selling Ideas

blogs.hbr.org
Regardless of how good it is, no idea sells itself. Before getting commitment to proceed with an idea for a new product, process, venture, technology, service, policy, or organizational change, innovators must sell the idea to potential backers and supporters, and neutralize the critics. They must find resources, expertise, and...
Seven Hints for Selling Ideas

The Board Of Directors: Role and Responsibilities

www.avc.com
This is the first of a series of MBA Mondays posts on the topic of The Board Of Directors. I want to dig into the role and responsibilities of the Board as a way to kickoff this series. But first a few disclaimers. I am not a lawyer and I...
The Board Of Directors: Role and Responsibilities

Social-Local-Mobile Video App Vyclone Now Available On Android, For Cross-Platform Video Mashups

techcrunch.com
Mobile video app Vyclone launched last summer on iOS to enable users to easily create collaborative videos from certain events and locations. It works like this: Users shoot video with the Vyclone app and upload those videos to the cloud. Once that’s done, the app looks for other videos shot...
Social-Local-Mobile Video App Vyclone Now Available On Android, For Cross-Platform Video Mashups
Raptr's rewards improve Rift's daily users by 470%

Entrepreneurs more optimistic than investors on timing of billion-dollar health tech valuations

gigaom.com
Investors may be funneling millions of dollars into digital health but they’re not as optimistic as entrepreneurs in thinking that the arrival of a billion-dollar health tech firm is just around the bend. A recent survey from InterWest Partners compared the perspectives of health tech entrepreneurs and investors on areas...
Entrepreneurs more optimistic than investors on timing of billion-dollar health tech valuations
Microsoft details graphics hardware acceleration in Windows 8

It’s Time to BECOME a Better Photographer

digital-photography-school.com
This might sound a little odd coming from a guy who owns a photography blog…. but…. I think it is time that some of us need to spend a little less time reading about photography and spend a little more time doing some photography! The Photographer - by San Diego...
It’s Time to BECOME a Better Photographer

What's your time perspective?

kottke.org
A fascinating 10-minute animated talk by Philip Zimbardo about the different "time zones" or "time perspectives" that people can have and how the different zones affect people's world views. The six different time zones are: - Past positive: focus is on the "good old days", past successes, nostalgia, etc. -...
What's your time perspective?

PostDesk launches to give long-form journalism and online discussion a shot in the arm

thenextweb.com
We’ve previously written that the death of the printing press doesn’t mean the death of the press. However, media organizations must evolve and work in new ways, a message that is starting to trickle throughout the press. Back in November, the UK’s Guardian newspaper reported a whopping 4m downloads of...
PostDesk launches to give long-form journalism and online discussion a shot in the arm

Two perspectives of the same scene http://post.ly/hqMD

frumpa.posterous.com
Two perspectives of the same scene http://post.ly/hqMD

Vyclone: This collaborative video app is just what citizen journalists ordered

thenextweb.com
2011 was a tumultuous year for the Middle East, but the troubles also served as a reminder of the role technology can play in giving everyone a voice. Live video-streaming platform Bambuser is one example of how citizens took the initiative and reported on events from their own perspective, often...
Vyclone: This collaborative video app is just what citizen journalists ordered

Will OpenID Transform the Enterprise Ecosystem?

www.readwriteweb.com
One of the most significant developments for Enterprise 2.0 happened last week when Google Apps Marketplace announced that it would be standardizing on OpenID. Google is leveraging its strength as an identity provider to create a single sign-on ecosystem for third party applications and enterprise customers. This does not mean...
Will OpenID Transform the Enterprise Ecosystem?

New UK Copyright Research Center Immediately Under Attack For Daring To Ask About Evidence

www.techdirt.com
As Techdirt reported last year, some copyright maximalists in the UK seem to be against the whole idea of basing policy on evidence. Last week saw the launch of CREATe: Creativity, Regulation, Enterprise and Technology, a new UK "research centre for copyright and new business models in the creative economy."...
New UK Copyright Research Center Immediately Under Attack For Daring To Ask About Evidence

Xmarks Adds Open Tab Sync

webworkerdaily.com
Popular bookmark syncing service Xmarks has announced a great new feature: open tab sync for Firefox. You can now step away from Firefox on one machine, head over to another machine and reopen all your tabs, just as you left them. To get the feature working, you’ll need to download...
Xmarks Adds Open Tab Sync

Developing a Social Strategy: Slides and Webinar Recording –Share It

www.web-strategist.com
Yesterday, we had the second in a three part webinar series about social strategy, the first, which you should listen to, focuses on understanding customers though socialgraphics. The following slides and recorded webinar (a bit faint, so turn it up) are a intended as a foundation for companies of all...
Developing a Social Strategy: Slides and Webinar Recording –Share It
Wickr redux: in which your enterprising reporter eats crow (or at least a little hat)

How We've Decided to Use Buzz

www.readwriteweb.com
Hey, RWW friends and fans! As some of you may have noticed, we've been tinkering around with our new team Buzz account today. We've decided to do something a little bit different with this network, and we really hope you'll like it. We know a lot of you follow us...
How We've Decided to Use Buzz

Mozilla Contacts 0.2 Adds Support for LinkedIn, Plaxo

webworkerdaily.com
Mozilla Labs’ experimental Contacts add-on for Firefox, an in-browser contacts manager that can sync with contacts from other services, which Imran described as an “awesome bar for people,” was recently updated with a host of useful improvements. Among them is support for importing contacts LinkedIn  and Plaxo, per-service data display...
Mozilla Contacts 0.2 Adds Support for LinkedIn, Plaxo

iPad: $1 Billion Later, What Do You Think of It Now? http://bit.ly/aXDkRO <-- some of the most interesting perspectives I've found

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iPad: $1 Billion Later, What Do You Think of It Now? http://bit.ly/aXDkRO <-- some of the most interesting perspectives I've found
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