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Wall Street Should Fear 28-Year-Old Alexa Von Tobel

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When LearnVest launched two years ago, it was a site that promised to teach women important financial information. It was a fine idea, but when LearnVest raised $19 million last year, you had to wonder what investors were thinking. LearnVest's traffic and revenue didn't seem high enough to justify its...
Wall Street Should Fear 28-Year-Old Alexa Von Tobel

The Telegraph erects paywall for UK readers

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The Telegraph has had a paywall in place for international readers since November, and now its spreading the subscription model to folks in the UK. Despite the slow rollout, the price tiers are staying the same: £1.99 a month nets unlimited access to the newspaper's website and mobile apps,...
The Telegraph erects paywall for UK readers
SurveyMonkey raises $800M to give shareholders back some love

News Corp to close iPad newspaper The Daily

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Rupert Murdoch's online subscription venture was losing $30m a year and failed to win enough subscribersRupert Murdoch is to shut iPad newspaper The Daily from 15 December, admitting that it has failed to win enough subscribers to make the online subscription venture viable in its 21 months of life.News Corporation...
News Corp to close iPad newspaper The Daily

15 iPad Apps We Can't Wait to Download

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Slightly ahead of schedule and to the surprise of many developers, Apple opened up the iPad store earlier today. As of now, there are already over 2,000 iPad apps available for instant download in the store. Some or iPad-only apps, but there is also a large number are of universal...
15 iPad Apps We Can't Wait to Download

Marvel launches Marvel Unlimited iOS app for on-demand subscription service

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Marvel launched a new iOS app today, called “Marvel Unlimited,” that gives unlimited access to a huge range of popular titles. The new app is different from the previously existing Marvel app and expands upon the company’s HTML5 on-demand reader that launched recently, called “Marvel Digital Comics Unlimited“. The new...
Marvel launches Marvel Unlimited iOS app for on-demand subscription service

Reddit Considering Accepting Bitcoin as Payment for Subscriptions

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Mr. Wong (Photo: Quora) With 3.8 billion pageviews in October alone, Reddit is still far from profitable, so it’s betting on a subscription model to keep the site free of traditional advertising. Last week, the site began ramping up its efforts to convince users to invest in Reddit Gold. For $3.99/month or...
Reddit Considering Accepting Bitcoin as Payment for Subscriptions

BenchPrep Switches To Subscription Model As It Moves Toward Education-as-a-Service

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The growing prevalence of massively-open learning platforms and open education resources is bringing a sea change to the educational landscape. High-profile institutions have begun to adopt and launch open courseware initiatives (like EdX and Coursera) and, in so doing, are changing the ways we think about — and even define...
BenchPrep Switches To Subscription Model As It Moves Toward Education-as-a-Service

Adobe Chief Technology Officer Kevin Lynch Reportedly Joining Apple

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CNBC's Jon Fortt has just issued a Tweet reporting that Adobe Chief Technology Officer Kevin Lynch is leaving the company to join Apple. A second Tweet from CNBC claims that Lynch's departure from Adobe is coming this week. It is not yet clear what role Lynch will be taking on...
Adobe Chief Technology Officer Kevin Lynch Reportedly Joining Apple

Office 365's college edition will be subscription-only

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Microsoft has announced a version of its new Office suite for university students, and one of the most interesting aspects is that it will be sold only through a subscription license. In other words, it won't be possible to buy Office 365 University by paying a flat, one-time fee...
Office 365's college edition will be subscription-only

Hulu iPad App on the Way, Possibly Subscription Model? [RUMOR] - http://bit.ly/9YjS0x

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Hulu iPad App on the Way, Possibly Subscription Model? [RUMOR] - http://bit.ly/9YjS0x
Founder's Fund Bets on Oyster, a Subscription-Based Book Business

Audioboo opens its first US office in San Francisco, as its big Stateside push begins at Sundance

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Social audio platform Audioboo has announced that it’s finally branching out from the UK with the launch of its first US office, opening in San Francisco. Launched in March 2009, Audioboo allows users to record a near-unlimited quota of audio snippets, which they can share with friends or broadcast to...
Audioboo opens its first US office in San Francisco, as its big Stateside push begins at Sundance

Meet the 18 startups rocking Seedcamp Week

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This week is an important one for pan-European startup accelerator Seedcamp, as it’s holding its annual 4-day event that brings together all companies it has invested in throughout the year. The event will culminate in Demo Day, which is tomorrow, and will see Seedcamp showcase its portfolio startups to a...
Meet the 18 startups rocking Seedcamp Week

Jessica Alba’s The Honest Company Raises $27 Million for Non-Toxic Baby Products

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Jessica Alba wants her kids to wear and use the safest, most eco-friendly, made-in-the-USA stuff available. Her startup, The Honest Company, is disrupting the baby product industry to make that possible. Today she and co-founders Christopher Gavigan, Brian Lee and Sean Kane have the support of Silicon Valley in their mission, PandoDaily...
Jessica Alba’s The Honest Company Raises $27 Million for Non-Toxic Baby Products

Microsoft pushes subscription model for Office 2013

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Available for download beginning today, Office 2013 comes in a wide variety of versions. But Microsoft is hoping that you'll skip the one-time fee for a subscription model that delivers lots of updates to come. [Read more]...
Microsoft pushes subscription model for Office 2013
10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (AAPL, GOOG, FB, MSFT, SSNLF, DELL)
ShoeDazzle Steps Up Fashion E-Commerce Competition, Adds 1M Users In July And Now Has 13M

Washington Post Offers Subscription Model App for iPhone

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Washington Post Offers Subscription Model App for iPhone
YouTube VP thinks subscription models are 'incredibly important' for its content creators
Review: Microsoft Office 365 Home Premium Edition hopes to be at your service

Shoedazzle Now Has 13 Million Members, With 1 Million Joining Last Month

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A few months ago, Shoedazzle transitioned from a subscription e-commerce company to simply an e-commerce company. It also expanded beyond shoes and began selling accessories and apparel. The moves paid off. Last month, Brian Lee and Kim Kardashian's LA-based company gained 1 million new members for a total of 13...
Shoedazzle Now Has 13 Million Members, With 1 Million Joining Last Month
Booting Up: Looks Like Notorious Club Kid Mark Zuckerberg Was at a Rave

Google's YouTube in Talks to Let Video Creators Charge Viewers

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Google Inc.’s YouTube video site has been in talks to allow video creators to charge viewers to access their content as early as this year, said people familiar with the discussions. The move would add a new revenue stream for YouTube and its thousands of content partners, and it could...
Google's YouTube in Talks to Let Video Creators Charge Viewers
Adobe is killing Creative Suite; here's why
Where Europe's subscribers are -- and aren't

Lenovo announces education-focused ThinkPad Chromebook, available to schools from February 26

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Lenovo has become the latest computer manufacturer to partner with Google and develop a Chromebook, today announcing the launch of a Google OS powered ThinkPad X131e, a rugged notebook designed for kids attending grade school. ZDNet reports that the 11.6-inch ThinkPad Chromebook will be powered by an Intel processor, feature an...
Lenovo announces education-focused ThinkPad Chromebook, available to schools from February 26
CoutureSQD launches its 'Netflix for clothing' service (exclusive)

MBA Mondays: Revenue Models - Subscriptions

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When I got into the venture capital business in the mid 80s, software was sold. You would pay a large sum to acquire a license to the software and then a much smaller annual fee for maintenance and support. Today, most software is sold in a subscription model. You pay...
MBA Mondays: Revenue Models - Subscriptions

No more free lunches

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For some this will be a shock, for others this will be an outrage, for still others this will be a ‘good for you dude’ move.As of the very near future, AccMan is transitioning to a paid for subscription model. Now…before you all go nuts and start shouting and...
No more free lunches
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