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Mark Zuckerberg's Hidden Talent: Firing People

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You might not believe it, due to his unblinking stares and awkward personal demeanor, but Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is actually a very good manager of working people. You know how can tell? In seven years, he's grown a dorm room project into a $100 billion company with 3,000 employees....
Mark Zuckerberg's Hidden Talent: Firing People
Cobook for iPhone: finally a good way to manage your contacts on the go

Startup lesson #2: Don't ignore the enablers

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[Editor's note: Seattle entrepreneurs Barry Chu and Dave Cotter share some of their startup lessons in starting the new mobile app SquareHub. The three-part series is running this week on GeekWire, starting yesterday with their thoughts about minimum viable products. In part two, they'll talk about how they determined product features....
Startup lesson #2: Don't ignore the enablers

intelliPaper adds a disposable USB drive to your business card, advertising mailer or magazine insert

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There are two scenarios which crop up in my life with an alarming frequency. The first is the age old problem surrounding business cards. Once you’ve finished chatting with a client, you want them to remember who you are and contact you in the future. However, handing over a business...
intelliPaper adds a disposable USB drive to your business card, advertising mailer or magazine insert
With Its New Contact App, LinkedIn Updates Its Job Title To "Relationship Manager"

Check in on this: can location-based services get any hotter?

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If you’ve been reading Techcrunch or Techmeme lately you know just how in love tech bloggers are with location-based services like Foursquare. Just yesterday Facebook announced its intention to check in on this hot market. Even the major players, like Gowalla, know that they must innovate to stay relevant....
Check in on this: can location-based services get any hotter?
Ticlr launches a gift engine to help you motivate your social network

LinkedIn: 10 Office Tools And Workplace Norms That Are Going Extinct

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You know the office is changing when old school executives tell you they work from home. They might go into the office to check in but often they are either working out of the house our out on the road. It’s just the reality of the new work world. LinkedIn...
LinkedIn: 10 Office Tools And Workplace Norms That Are Going Extinct

Invalid Argument: A Live Video Show Featuring Web Developers & Designers

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Invalid Argument is a new show on ReadWriteWeb featuring developers, designers and pixel-pushers of all kinds. It's a chance to discuss the tech news of the moment amongst people who know what they're talking about. At RWW, the best part of our job is talking to the people who create...
Invalid Argument: A Live Video Show Featuring Web Developers & Designers

5 Tips to Being Productive in Social Media

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We had a packed house yesterday for the Staying Productive in Social Media seminar! It is always fun to communicate the importance of managing your time effectively. I wanted to send out the slide deck I used for the presentation… and… give you a few basic tips for staying productive....
5 Tips to Being Productive in Social Media

Hangtime Looks To Be The Watercooler For Events At SXSW And Beyond

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OK, so maybe we said it would be hard for an app to break out at SXSW this year. But that isn’t stopping several startups from trying. One startup called Hangtime, from serial entrepreneur Karl Jacob, is looking to be the comprehensive rolodex of events at SXSW and beyond....
Hangtime Looks To Be The Watercooler For Events At SXSW And Beyond
Facebook's Joanna Shields is London Tech City's new CEO

The top cloud VCs: 7 stars + 5 up and comers

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Infrastructure has become a hot area for VCs, which shouldn’t come as a big surprise given that the cloud provides the foundation for the entire web. Not only is the cloud attracting more VC funding, infrastructure pros are joining the investment community in greater numbers.  On Tuesday, North Bridge announced that Jonathan...
The top cloud VCs: 7 stars + 5 up and comers

Second Prize Is A Set Of Steak Knives: MarGenius Is A Social Network For Networkers

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So you’re in town to follow up on some weak leads and your boss says you’ve got to stay put for a few more days because there’s an old lady out near Patton Road who is looking to buy and you call back and say you got to get back...
Second Prize Is A Set Of Steak Knives: MarGenius Is A Social Network For Networkers

These Apps Are Radically Changing The Way You Interact With The World, And You Don't Even Realize It

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Square and Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey said the future of apps lies in a future where apps "fade into the background." They are apps that you don't even realize you're using most of the time. They handle all of your payments without making you take out your wallet. They manage...
These Apps Are Radically Changing The Way You Interact With The World, And You Don't Even Realize It

Nimble's CRM platform gets more social with Linkedin-like 'Today' feature, filtering and more apps

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Nimble, a social contact relationship management service, today launched a new version of its platform designed to help people keep in touch with their business connections in a “deeper and more personal” way. This new product offers a new ‘Today’ screen to display contact updates happening that day, smart filtering...
Nimble's CRM platform gets more social with Linkedin-like 'Today' feature, filtering and more apps

6 Skills Every Startup Team Needs

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So many tech startups begin the same way: One founder, one dream and a plan to make it happen. Most businesses stay that way - there are many more solo entrepreneurs than business owners with employees. But to succeed, most startups need a much broader set of skills and...
6 Skills Every Startup Team Needs

New York opens its arms and Rolodex to Latin American entrepreneurs

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New York City will soon welcome a delegation of Latin American entrepreneurs, the city’s Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) has announced. Called ‘LatAm to NYC,’ the program is part of a larger initiative aimed at attracting foreign businesses, known as ‘World to NYC.’ During the three-day event, which will take...
New York opens its arms and Rolodex to Latin American entrepreneurs
How Honeywell's 1960s Kitchen Computer inspired the iPad
The office of the future: Flexible hours, naps, and no fax machines (infographic)

From Ducati To Double Espressos: How Tablets Are Transforming Business (AAPL, GOOG)

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The tablet is the Zelig of modern computing: There's no telling where it can turn up or how it will blend into some facet of our life and work. And it's transforming business everywhere it appears. Take the iPad: Originally conceived of as a media-consumption and entertainment device--an overgrown iPod--it's...
From Ducati To Double Espressos: How Tablets Are Transforming Business (AAPL, GOOG)

OneID secures $7M for universal sign-in across the Web

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With Series-A funding from Khosla & North Bridge, OneID wants to replace usernames, passwords  In you want to maintain any amount of online security across your multiple online accounts, you would need the memory of a Rolodex to keep all the characters and combinations in order. This is why many...
OneID secures $7M for universal sign-in across the Web

Hello Cloud Storage, Goodbye Rolodex (and Other Workplace Trends)

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LinkedIn names the top workplace trends and items headed for obsolescence--and also lists what's becoming mainstream. Here's a look at those items, plus three tips for ensuring you don't go the way of the fax machine....
Hello Cloud Storage, Goodbye Rolodex (and Other Workplace Trends)
Want better, not more connections? Check out Pipe
Cucumbertown Nabs $300K From FarmVille Co-Creator, AngelList's Naval Ravikant To Build A Dribbble For Chefs & Recipes
Windows 8: The Road Ahead

From ClownCo to Video Star: Hulu beyond Jason Kilar

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In 2007, when I first heard about Hulu, it was not-so-lovingly labelled ClownCo by Google insiders and many of my colleagues in the technology blogging world. I mocked the company and even created a NewCo wreck watch countdown clock before the ClownCo went down in flames. Along came Jason Kilar...
From ClownCo to Video Star: Hulu beyond Jason Kilar

RelSci racks up $30M for its digital database of the world's most influential people

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July 9-10, 2013 San Francisco, CA Tickets On Sale Now A Rolodex filled with two million of the wealthiest and most influential people in the world sounds like a business urban legend. Relationship Science, has created one, however, and people are willing to spend thousands of dollars for access....
RelSci racks up $30M for its digital database of the world's most influential people

Tim Cook meets Chinese Vice Premier in Beijing, talks IP law, worker rights

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Tim Cook's visit to China this week marks his first as Apple's CEO, but what originally appeared to be a casual jaunt to Beijing with possible carrier meetings on the agenda, has turned out to be a carefully orchestrated visit, including appointments with top government officials to talk economic...
Tim Cook meets Chinese Vice Premier in Beijing, talks IP law, worker rights

WhitePages Mailer uses Facebook profiles to track down mailing addresses

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Lots of people — 88 percent, in fact — do not post an address to their Facebook profiles and it makes sense. We don’t want our personal information floating out there in the social network world. But that makes it difficult for those using Facebook to gather addresses for holiday...
WhitePages Mailer uses Facebook profiles to track down mailing addresses
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