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Recruiting Is Broken, And Video-Driven Readyforce Wants To Fix It

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Dozens of startups have launched in the past few years claiming to fix the broken recruiting and hiring process. One of them, Readyforce, has already signed up some well-known startups with a relatively straightforward and compelling idea, and it’s opening up its beta test today. When it comes to finding...
Recruiting Is Broken, And Video-Driven Readyforce Wants To Fix It

Cupid targets the mature dating market in the US with the launch of LoveAgain

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Cupid, the Scottish publisher of online dating communities, is expanding its portfolio in the US with the launch of mature dating site LoveAgain along with a matching Facebook app. The new site is designed specifically of the older dating market and as with most dating sites users can search for...
Cupid targets the mature dating market in the US with the launch of LoveAgain

Briefly: Rhapsody, Scosche headphones, Humble Double Fine Bundle

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Music service Rhapsody has implemented a new "liner notes" feature, implementing the RIAA's "Give Fans the Credit" plan for including detailed production information with each digital song, including songwriters, background performers, producers and engineers involved in the production. The rollout, scheduled to take place over the next few months, would...
Briefly: Rhapsody, Scosche headphones, Humble Double Fine Bundle

Giving away a magician's secrets

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Steve Cohen makes more than a million dollars a year doing magic tricks.I will now tell you the secrets of this magic: He sells to a very specific group of people, people who are both willing to hear what he has to say and able to pay what he wants...
Giving away a magician's secrets

Clipboard officially launches, adds boards, and could become your new inbox

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Last October, we told you about a new service that aimed to kill copy and paste, called Clipboard. Today, the company announced that Clipboard is no longer in private beta, along with a few new tricks up its sleeves. Clipboard was founded by Gary Flake, who previously founded Microsoft’s Live...
Clipboard officially launches, adds boards, and could become your new inbox

Connect.me and miiCard buddy up to create an online social ID card

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Connect.me, the social discovery and reputation company and miicard, the online verification service have partnered create a social reputation card. The move is part of the companies’ strategy as members of the Respect  Network, a group of 20 founding firms working on ways for people to control their data on...
Connect.me and miiCard buddy up to create an online social ID card

Show you're on the way with Glympse

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Glympse is an iOS, Android, Windows Phone and BlackBerry app from the company of the same name. The app originally launched back in 2009, but has undergone numerous major revisions since then — revisions which have allowed it to survive in the crowded marketplace even as other location-based mobile-social apps...
Show you're on the way with Glympse

Novell Pulse and Google Wave Collaborate in Real-time

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You're probably used to sending emails to friends and colleagues at any number of different addresses and you don't have to think twice about which email service they use. The same should be true for collaboration tools. Novell Pulse, an upcoming enterprise-focused collaboration tool, is built using the Google Wave...
Novell Pulse and Google Wave Collaborate in Real-time

How To Manage Your Friends On Facebook

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Sometimes do you want to just send an update to a specific group of people? Perhaps, instead of browsing through your news feed you would like to jump to only the updates from your closest friends or just your work friends? There is an easy way to accomplish these goals,...
How To Manage Your Friends On Facebook

Cadmus Adds Twitter Lists Support, Including Trends

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Cadmus, the Twitter filter and conversation collector we have covered a few times on the site, has just introduced support for Twitter lists, providing personalized trending topics by list and conversations from that list, giving you an instant update as to what your friends or a specific group of friends...
Cadmus Adds Twitter Lists Support, Including Trends

SEC Approves Corporate Announcements Via Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn

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The Securities and Exchange Commission has approved corporate announcements conducted via social media--as long as stockholders are informed of the URL first. The Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) has for companies to make corporate announcements via Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. However, there's a caveat: Companies must inform investors beforehand...
SEC Approves Corporate Announcements Via Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn

Socialtext 4.0

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Watching Socialtext's announcement this week about the newest major release of their flagship technology, I knew that had done some great work. I got the demo today, and it looks really great. Socialtext has extended way past the baseline functionality that made them a pioneer in social technology for business....
Socialtext 4.0

Apple joins Intel, Facebook, Microsoft, others in support of gay marriage

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Today, as reported by Bloomberg, Apple has joined the cadre of technology companies publicly in favor of the legalization of gay marriage in the United States. At stake here is a Supreme Court case that is bringing firms out of the woodwork to express their views. The specific group, which...
Apple joins Intel, Facebook, Microsoft, others in support of gay marriage

Gravity's Fully Launches Its Content Personalization Tools, Making Them Available To Any Publisher

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More than three years after the company was first announced, personalization startup Gravity is doing a big launch today, opening up its suite of APIs so that they’re available to any publisher who wants to use them. Founded by a trio of former Myspace executives, Gravity has created “interest graph”...
Gravity's Fully Launches Its Content Personalization Tools, Making Them Available To Any Publisher
Microsoft reveals hole in IE, urges people to update their browsers

13 ways to nail your pitch to angel investment groups

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Angel in Guisley. Photo via Baldur McAqueen Below I am going to focus on the stuff that I wish I would have know when I started pitching my startup company, Tatango, to angel groups. In addition to giving a few of my ideas, I also asked Eric Pratum, a past...
13 ways to nail your pitch to angel investment groups
Food and Drug Administration approves 'artificial retina' for use in the United States

An app for your apps: WideAngle puts your photos in one place

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Say you’ve just returned from a weekend trip in Vegas. You and all your raging friends took many, many pictures — some of them are already Facebook, others on Instagram and the rest that no one else should see are saved in separate phone galleries. Seattle startup WideAngle is...
An app for your apps: WideAngle puts your photos in one place

Pinterest raises $200 million in new funding, company now valued at $2.5 billion

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Pinterest has raised a new funding round of $200 million led by Valiant Capital Management, putting the company’s valuation at $2.5 billion, AllThingsD first reported and Pinterest has now confirmed. The company said it will use the new funding to develop new technology, continue hiring, expand its user base internationally, and...
Pinterest raises $200 million in new funding, company now valued at $2.5 billion

Everyme Has A New Project: Origami, A Private Sharing Service For Families

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Everyme, the Y Combinator-backed startup offering an app for sharing content with private social circles, is announcing today a new product called Origami, which customizes the private sharing concept for a specific group — families. Co-founder and CEO Oliver Cameron says the startup isn’t abandoning the Everyme product. In fact,...
Everyme Has A New Project: Origami, A Private Sharing Service For Families

5 Ways To Fight Social Media Addiction

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Social media addiction has gotten to the point where some people prefer Facebook over sex, do status updates from the bathroom or upon waking at night, or even utter threats to the President on Twitter – a very public electronic medium – (obviously without realizing that sedition is illegal). While...
5 Ways To Fight Social Media Addiction
Facebook Counted 43M Grammy-Related Likes, Comments -- Oh, And 26M Related To Super Bowl Ads Last Week

A New Way For Luxury Brands To 'Discreetly' Connect With The Young And Wealthy

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There's no question that successful brands are embracing social commerce. But Merchant Exchange, a New York-based startup that launched two weeks ago, wants to tone down the "social" aspect of social commerce for a specific group of consumers. The site, a small but quickly growing luxury rewards network, targets a...
A New Way For Luxury Brands To 'Discreetly' Connect With The Young And Wealthy

How Google could reshape online market research and micropayments

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A 'surveywall' may be more palatable than a paywall, especially for younger usersEighteen months ago - under non disclosure - Google showed publishers a new transaction system for inexpensive products such as newspaper articles. It works like this: to gain access to a web site, the user is asked to...
How Google could reshape online market research and micropayments
Google Voice update adds custom settings for callers who aren't in your contact list
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?