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Sign Up Now For The Austin TC Meetup + Pitch-Off

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After the amazing success of our New York Pitch-Off in February, we thought it would be fun to bring the energy and excitement of a mini-Disrupt to more cities across the country. We’re pleased to announced the 2013 Meetups + Pitch-Offs will begin in Austin on May 30 at Stage...
Sign Up Now For The Austin TC Meetup + Pitch-Off

Zoho Show Update Adds Slide Transitions and Publishing Enhancements

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Zoho recently launched an update to Zoho Show, its online presentations tool and Microsoft PowerPoint competitor. This new update ups the game against SlideRocket, Google Docs, Acrobat.com Presentations (part of Acrobat.com, covered here), and the soon-to-launch Microsoft PowerPoint Web App by adding thirty slide transitions, and improved import and...
Zoho Show Update Adds Slide Transitions and Publishing Enhancements

RSense – The most useful development tools for Ruby

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RSense is a development tools for Ruby, which is written in Java. Following UNIX philosophy, RSense can be used from anywhere easily. Generally, it is used from editors such like Emacs, Vim, etc. We are struggling to keep a transparency for hackers to learn, extend, and fix easily. (Link:...
RSense – The most useful development tools for Ruby

Use the 10/20/30 Rule to Avoid Disastrous PowerPoint Presentations [Presentations]

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An oldie-but-goodie post from entrepreneur Guy Kawasaki directly addresses the kind of problems the military has with complex PowerPoint decks—boring read-throughs stuffed with too much on-screen text. His parameters for preventing audience paralysis is dubbed the 10/20/30 rule. More »...
Use the 10/20/30 Rule to Avoid Disastrous PowerPoint Presentations [Presentations]

Pass My GA Drivers Test iPhone app

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Pass My GA Drivers Test iPhone app

Now with over 20M users, presentation startup Prezi adds long-awaited audio features

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                   Sept. 9 - 10, 2013       San Francisco, CA           Early Bird Tickets on Sale Zooming presentation startup Prezi has just crossed the 20-million-registered user mark. To celebrate the new milestone, it has added audio capabilities to presentations. Prezi’s cloud-based software offers a respite from predictable...
Now with over 20M users, presentation startup Prezi adds long-awaited audio features

3.5m downloads on, CloudOn takes its Microsoft Office editing suite to Android smartphones

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CloudOn, the mobile app for creating, editing and managing Microsoft Office and Adobe documents in the cloud, has today announced the launch of version4.0 of its productivity workspace, which sees it finally rolled out for Android smartphones. Just to recap, CloudOn taps Dropbox, Box, Google Drive and – since December...
3.5m downloads on, CloudOn takes its Microsoft Office editing suite to Android smartphones

Get Ready To See More Decks In Your Face: LinkedIn Acquires SlideShare for $119 M.

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On the heels of a stronger-than-expected performance in the first quarter, LinkedIn just announced that it purchased SlideShare, the company that lets users upload, share, and embed PDFs, Word documents, but primarily PowerPoint presentations. The deal, which will close next quarter, was split between about 45 percent cash and roughly...
Get Ready To See More Decks In Your Face: LinkedIn Acquires SlideShare for $119 M.

Get Your Email Address for Outlook.com, Microsoft's New Hotmail Killer

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Hotmail's days are numbered with Microsoft's announcement of an all-new cloud-based email service at Outlook.com Tuesday. It ties into SkyDrive, so you have 7GB of free space, and it can open attachments right inside new Web apps for Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Its built-in Outlook chat connects to Facebook messages,...
Get Your Email Address for Outlook.com, Microsoft's New Hotmail Killer

Brainshark's new HTML5 mobile player opens up presentations to iOS, Android viewers

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Brainshark has been a leading online presentation service for some time now, and it’s also launched a successful iOS app, Slideshark, for viewing Powerpoint presentations on Apple devices. But until now, it’s been difficult to point someone to one of your Brainshark presentations on their mobile devices, because they’ve...
Brainshark's new HTML5 mobile player opens up presentations to iOS, Android viewers

Noise Free says Apple stole its technology, sues to stop patent claim

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A Silicon Valley firm called Noise Free says it showed Apple its secret noise cancellation technology in a series of meetings but that Apple then turned around and used the technology without permission for its iPad and iPhone devices. Now Noise Free is suing Apple for patent infringement, trade secret...
Noise Free says Apple stole its technology, sues to stop patent claim

New CloudBeat speaker: CloudOn

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We’ve added a new speaker to the CloudBeat 2012 lineup: CloudOn. CloudOn, which is a sponsor of CloudBeat 2012, is an interesting company with truly impressive growth stats. It provides an app for tablet and smartphone users to create, edit, and collaborate on Microsoft Office documents — all from...
New CloudBeat speaker: CloudOn

SlideShark for iPad

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At the risk of offending my betters in Redmond, I am fairly certain that the punishment for leading a less-than-exemplary lifestyle here on earth is an afterlife full of an unending series of PowerPoint presentations. And if you want just a taste of the tortures that await the damned, trying...
SlideShark for iPad

Finance lost. Tech won. Here's why...

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I failed at investment banking. And it wasn’t this soft, cheery type of failure that we celebrate in Silicon Valley. It was a real failure. In 2004, I was part of an internship class of about 100 college juniors at Credit Suisse First Boston. All but one of them...
Finance lost. Tech won. Here's why...

Announcing TechCrunch's 2013 Meetups + Pitch-Off: Austin, Seattle, San Diego, And Boston

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After the amazing success of our New York Pitch-Off in February, we thought it would be fun to bring the energy and excitement of a mini-Disrupt to more cities across the country. We’re pleased to announced the 2013 Meetups + Pitch-Offs will begin in Austin on May 30 at Stage...
Announcing TechCrunch's 2013 Meetups + Pitch-Off: Austin, Seattle, San Diego, And Boston

SlideShark now lets you broadcast presentations live from your iPhone or iPad

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As if SlideShark’s ability to accurately replay your PowerPoint presentations from the cloud on iOS devices wasn’t useful enough, the app can now let anyone watch along live as you present your slides. The new SlideShark Broadcasting feature is launching today as part of the free SlideShark 3.0 iPhone...
SlideShark now lets you broadcast presentations live from your iPhone or iPad

Update brings offline folders to Box for Android

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Cloud storage service Box announced a major upgrade for its Android app today, bringing a range of new features aimed at streamlining workflows and increasing the app's usability on the road. Box for Android now gives users the ability to preview documents within the Box app, without having to open...
Update brings offline folders to Box for Android

How to get the word out with digital signage

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How can you get people to pay attention to Very Important Announcements? Sometimes the best way to capture eyeballs is to go big and bold, with digital signs. Digital signage software lets you turn PCs and TVs into a distinctive way of getting the word out, turning them into information kiosks,...
How to get the word out with digital signage

8 Tech Execs Whose Trash-Talking Blew Up In Their Faces (ORCL, HPQ, NOK, VMW, AAPL, YHOO)

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Tech execs just love mixing it up with their rivals. Maybe it has something to do with the lack of sleep they get, or the drudgery of spending large portions of their lives making and giving PowerPoint presentations.  Whatever the reason, when tech execs trash-talk other companies' products, sometimes it...
8 Tech Execs Whose Trash-Talking Blew Up In Their Faces (ORCL, HPQ, NOK, VMW, AAPL, YHOO)

20 Best iPhone and iPad apps this week

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SlideShark, Housemate, AppNet Rhino, Barbie, Flicklist, YogiPlay Parent Center and moreIt's time for this week's roundup of the best new iPhone and iPad apps, based on a mixture of App Store trawling, press releases and developer submissions.Games aren't included - you can find the latest multi-platform mobile games roundup here - and...
20 Best iPhone and iPad apps this week

Slideshark heads to iPhone, after owning Powerpoint presentations on iPad

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As much as you may hate Powerpoint presentations, sometimes you can’t avoid them — especially if they’re crucial to your business. Now Brainshark is bringing its popular Slideshark app to the iPhone, which will further the company’s mission to take the pain out of presentations. Just like on the...
Slideshark heads to iPhone, after owning Powerpoint presentations on iPad

5 Tips for Making Your Presentations More Social

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Chuck Dietrich is the CEO of SlideRocket, provider of the leading online presentation platform.Every day, thousands of people are forced to sit through dull, flat PowerPoint presentations. Whether you’re presenting slides during a sales call, speaking at a conference, presenting your company to investors, or sending a presentation via...
5 Tips for Making Your Presentations More Social

The man behind the PowerPoint presentations

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The man behind Microsoft Office on staying on top...
The man behind the PowerPoint presentations

The Top 50 Apps Employees Sneak Into Work

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"Shadow IT" is the latest buzzword for when employees buy their own apps and use them at work. In a 2012 survey, PricewaterhouseCoopers found that as much as one-third of the money companies spent on technology was for these "shadow IT" apps. Sometimes employees buy apps to get their work...
The Top 50 Apps Employees Sneak Into Work

How To Be A Million-Dollar Entrepreneur - And Why It Matters

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Guest author John Fearon is CEO of Dropmyemail.com, which backs up emails in the cloud. If you have a startup, ignore the business plan, financial projections, valuations and statistics for now. Instead, look at yourself. Would investors spend $1 million to have coffee, much less champagne, with you? Let's face...
How To Be A Million-Dollar Entrepreneur - And Why It Matters

StoryDesk Adds iPad-to-iPad Sharing of Presentations

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It has become sort of hard to get excited with all the different apps that keep showing up on the iPad these days. There are so many that are similar to each other, especially when the app is aimed at business and enterprise users. I sort of expected the same...
StoryDesk Adds iPad-to-iPad Sharing of Presentations

The UK's attitude to computer education needs a reboot | Benji Lanyado

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If we don't take programming and web design seriously in schools, the UK will fall behind its global competitorsIn schoolrooms across the country, pupils have long learned how to use Word, and Excel, and how to make Powerpoint presentations during ICT classes. This is akin to teaching a generation of...
The UK's attitude to computer education needs a reboot | Benji Lanyado
Why Celebrating a Startup's Death Shows Greater Life for the New York Ecosystem

Business Networking Service Viadeo Adds 5 Open Social Apps

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Viadeo, the social network for business, has added five applications built on Google's OpenSocial platform. These apps are Twitter, YouTube, PollDaddy, a doc sharer called Ayos iShare and Google Presentation. iShare will allow users to upload any file up to 100 MB and post it for download on their account....
Business Networking Service Viadeo Adds 5 Open Social Apps

Looks Like Freelance Matchmaker Solvate is Shutting Down

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We’ve gotten a tip that Solvate, a venture-backed marketplace for hiring freelance work, is shutting down. Apparently, the freelancers who do work through Solvate have been told that the service will end effective March 1. I’ve emailed and called Solvate, and haven’t gotten a response yet. (I will update this...
Looks Like Freelance Matchmaker Solvate is Shutting Down
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