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Yapp Founder Maria Seidman On The Rise Of App Creation And Being A Pregnant Founder

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Yapp has been around for a little over two months, offering consumers an easy way to create and publish mobile apps based around events. But the vision is much bigger than some conference or your weekly book club — eventually Yapp will allow any consumer to make almost any...
Yapp Founder Maria Seidman On The Rise Of App Creation And Being A Pregnant Founder
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Lon J. Seidman gave 5 stars to: AmazonBasics IEEE 1394 4-Pin/6-Pin FireWire Cable (6 Feet / 1.8 Meters) [Amazon Frustration-Free Packaging]

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Lon J. Seidman gave 5 stars to: AmazonBasics IEEE 1394 4-Pin/6-Pin FireWire Cable (6 Feet / 1.8 Meters) [Amazon Frustration-Free Packaging]

Gigwalk Adds Company Work Groups, Messaging And Field Tools To Paid Task Mobile App

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Gigwalk, a mobile app that allows users to get assigned basic “gigs” or jobs from companies via their location, is unveiling a new suite of tools to allow companies to manage local work via the phone. Gigwalk, which launched last year, basically allows companies to tap into a mobile workforce...
Gigwalk Adds Company Work Groups, Messaging And Field Tools To Paid Task Mobile App

How Google's ContentID System Fails At Fair Use & The Public Domain

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We recently covered how YouTube briefly pulled down the NASA-uploaded public domain video footage from the Curiosity rover's Mars landing. We were quite careful in the piece not to call it a DMCA takedown, because it was pretty clear that the DMCA was not involved. Unfortunately, many have been assuming...
How Google's ContentID System Fails At Fair Use & The Public Domain
How YouTube lets content companies "claim" NASA Mars videos

Gigwalk raises $6M from August Capital, signs deal with Microsoft to place 100k Gigs in 3,500 cities

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Gigwalk, the mobile workforce application, is announcing today that it has raised $6 million from August Capital for its Series A round of funding. This round will allow it to extend their work to help give businesses “instant access to talented, smartphone-enabled workers across the country”. Launched in 2010, it...
Gigwalk raises $6M from August Capital, signs deal with Microsoft to place 100k Gigs in 3,500 cities

Lon J. Seidman gave 4 stars to: Chill Pill Mobile Speakers

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Lon J. Seidman gave 4 stars to: Chill Pill Mobile Speakers
Let The App Creation Era Begin: Yapp Events App Builder Launches Out Of Beta

Gigwalk Expands Beyond Organizing Odd Jobs

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Gigwalk, a service that lets people find and perform odd jobs using their iPhones, is finding more permanent work. The Bay Area startup has already signed up a number of big name firms, including Microsoft, that saw the service as a way to get workers to perform large numbers of...
Gigwalk Expands Beyond Organizing Odd Jobs

Yapp Founder and CEO Maria Seidman On Raising a Seed Round and Launching While Pregnant

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Ms. Seidman Earlier this week, Yapp, the New York City-based startup that helps regular folks create customizable mobile apps, announced a round of funding from Kleiner Perkins, North Bridge Venture Partners, Cue Ball, and other individual investors. Yapp, which was "proudly made in a basement in NYC," starts with web-based...
Yapp Founder and CEO Maria Seidman On Raising a Seed Round and Launching While Pregnant
Biometrics could save you from the airport security line, says Clear

Data Darwinism: reactions & reflections

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When I was writing Uber, Data Darwinism and the future of work, I was essentially penning what had been on my mind for awhile, though a series of news events helped coalesce the arguments and the narrative. But at no point when flying from San Francisco to New York did...
Data Darwinism: reactions & reflections
Yapp lets anyone create a mobile app for events

Yapp Is A Dead Simple Way To Make A Mobile App Without Writing A Line Of Code

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Last month Yapp demoed at New York Tech Meetup. Today it's announcing a round of financing led by Kleiner Perkins with participation from North Bridge Ventures Partners, Cue Ball, and angel investors. Yapp's first product is like a mobile Paperless Post.  Instead of sending an email or Facebook invite,...
Yapp Is A Dead Simple Way To Make A Mobile App Without Writing A Line Of Code

Lon J. Seidman gave 4 stars to: Iomega Prestige 320 GB USB 2.0 Portable External Hard Drive 34342

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Lon J. Seidman gave 4 stars to: Iomega Prestige 320 GB USB 2.0 Portable External Hard Drive 34342

Yapp Raises Funding From Kleiner Perkins To Allow Anyone To Create Sleek Mobile Apps For Events

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Maria Seidman helps organize a monthly womens’ networking event for her business school alums in New York City but was frustrated with some of the options for creating a dedicated mobile app for an event. So she decided to create a DIY mobile app creation platform herself. Today, her brainchild,...
Yapp Raises Funding From Kleiner Perkins To Allow Anyone To Create Sleek Mobile Apps For Events

CEO and Pregnant: Piazza's Pooja Sankar and Yapp's Maria Seidman

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This year’s Fortune 500 list has more women on it than ever before: 18. It’s a small number, but it’s progress. Still, as the ranks of women leading companies grow, there’s something you very rarely see: a pregnant CEO. Piazza CEO Pooja Sankar Pooja Sankar and Maria Seidman are both...
CEO and Pregnant: Piazza's Pooja Sankar and Yapp's Maria Seidman

Getting Hitched? Hosting A Conference? This DIY App For Your Big Events Takes 15 Minutes To Make

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Technically it's a yapp (get it, your app?), but it still might change your life. "People want to express themselves with this new medium,” cofounder Maria Seidman says. “We’re democratizing app technology." Kleiner Perkins, North Bridge, and other backers like what they see.Last month a Mini Maker Faire was held...
Getting Hitched? Hosting A Conference? This DIY App For Your Big Events Takes 15 Minutes To Make

See Yahoo’s Sketch-a-Search in Action [VIDEO]

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Earlier this week, Yahoo launched a new iPhone app called Sketch-a-Search that allows you to trace an area with your finger to get restaurant results in a specifically defined region. We had a chance to sit down with Director of Product Management Ariel Seidman for a demo of Sketch-a-Search,...
See Yahoo’s Sketch-a-Search in Action [VIDEO]

Gigwalk's mobile workforce nabs $6M, expands Microsoft relationship

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Gigwalk demonstrated how a legion of iPhone-wielding users can become an on-demand mobile workforce for companies willing to pony up some money. Now, it’s getting $6 million to expand on its vision of matching the right mobile workers with companies like Microsoft, which are turning to Gigwalk more and more for...
Gigwalk's mobile workforce nabs $6M, expands Microsoft relationship

Last Night at New York Tech Meetup: Technology Galore, But Does Anyone Have a Technical Question?

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The robot couldn’t get a permission slip to attend last night’s New York Tech Meetup, but the audience was still treated to some wow-factor technology. The robotics demo, billed as “Talos: Personal Robot” was a late cancellation after Columbia University’s Jason Ravel was denied the go-ahead to take his technology...
Last Night at New York Tech Meetup: Technology Galore, But Does Anyone Have a Technical Question?
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