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Fab, A Design Site That Raised $156 Million To Compete With Ikea, Now Has 10 Million Members

Authors of Kindle Singles Are Raking in Tens of Thousands of Dollars

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A new genre of electronic publication is proving to be rewarding not just for readers but for authors as well....
Authors of Kindle Singles Are Raking in Tens of Thousands of Dollars

Daily Report: An Early Apple Computer for More Than $100,000

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Apple-1 computers, built in Steve Jobs's family garage, have sold for hundreds of thousands of dollars in recent auctions, a run-up reflecting the company's mystique, Steve Lohr reports in The New York Times....
Daily Report: An Early Apple Computer for More Than $100,000

This Guy Snatched Up 14,962 Domain Names In 24 Hours And Generates $400,000 Every Month

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A 45-year-old Delaware resident, Mike Mann, became a multi-millionaire by being an obsessive, compulsive, domain buyer. Last week he acquired 14,962 domain names in less than 24 hours, reports CNET. He sells them shortly after purchasing for hundreds, sometimes thousands, of dollars. "I'm just really greedy," he tells CNET. "I...
This Guy Snatched Up 14,962 Domain Names In 24 Hours And Generates $400,000 Every Month

500 Startups Alum LaunchBit Launches Its Email Ad Network

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Advertising in email newsletters is an old idea, but the founders of LaunchBit, a startup that’s leaving closed beta testing today, say things haven’t changed since the ’90s. The biggest problem? When you advertise in newsletters, you blindly send the same ad to everyone on the list. “There’s no targeting...
500 Startups Alum LaunchBit Launches Its Email Ad Network
GAGA FOR GOOGLE GLASS: $6,300 For A Set On eBay (GOOG, EBAY)

Microsoft-bankrolled report argues for single-browser enterprises

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A Microsoft-commissioned report published last week said companies can save tens of thousands of dollars in support and development costs by standardizing on one browser....
Microsoft-bankrolled report argues for single-browser enterprises

Early tests show Android users respond better to mobile Facebook ads than iPhone users do

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Initial tests of Facebook’s new mobile-only ad offering show Android users are more likely to click and take action on a brand’s page than iPhone users, leading to lower costs per fan. Facebook ad optimization company TBG Digital has shared with us findings from a recent campaign for a leading...
Early tests show Android users respond better to mobile Facebook ads than iPhone users do

REVEALED: Spammer Earns Thousands Per Day On Pinterest

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An anonymous 24-year-old spammer is making thousands of dollars per day posting on Pinterest. As reported by The Daily Dot, the spammer -- who identifies himself only as Steve -- has been using a combination of spambots and Amazon affiliate accounts to make as much as $1,900 a day....
REVEALED: Spammer Earns Thousands Per Day On Pinterest
SnapTerms: Terms Of Service As A Service

10 Ways To Create Engaging Content For Action

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Many organizations rely on a website to be their #1 sales tool. They pour thousands of dollars into building just the right website with a great design, robust shopping cart and plenty of bells and whistles. At some point in the website building process, they might think about the content...
10 Ways To Create Engaging Content For Action
The luxury and legality of secret car compartments

Class Action Racketeering Lawsuit Filed Against Copyright Trolling Porn Companies

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The latest news in the world of copyright-trolling porn companies is that one of the people that the porn world tried to shake down with a trolling attempt has hit back with a racketeering lawsuit, which she's trying to turn into a class action. The woman, Jennifer Barker, received a...
Class Action Racketeering Lawsuit Filed Against Copyright Trolling Porn Companies
Police officer reports son for fraud after Apple refuse to refund £3,700 App Store spending spree

How One Startup Is Betting Big On Homemade Porn Videos

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Cindy Gallop has set out to change the future of porn. As the founder of MakeLoveNotPorn.tv, a crowd-sourced porn site where anyone can submit videos, Gallop wants porn to foster intimacy instead of wicked thoughts. And it's working too. After seven months, the site has over 75,000 members and has taken...
How One Startup Is Betting Big On Homemade Porn Videos

TigerText adds secure messaging to Dropbox in bid to rid the world of bicycle couriers

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Secure messaging outfit TigerText has mixed its sauce with Dropbox's API to make a private communications goulash that could spell doom for the humble bicycle courier. The technological team-up enables users to share documents with a pre-set lifespan and recall an attachment if you really didn't mean to send...
TigerText adds secure messaging to Dropbox in bid to rid the world of bicycle couriers

If Amateur Photographers Are As Good As Professionals, Then We Can All Be Professional Photographers

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Only a few decades ago, photography was dominated by film cameras, where each and every photograph you took cost money and time to develop. To accumulate 10,000 hours of shooting experience under one's belt was prohibitively expensive, so only those truly dedicated to the craft were able to excel. The...
If Amateur Photographers Are As Good As Professionals, Then We Can All Be Professional Photographers

DIY SEO Startup BrandYourself Has Nearly 6,000 Sign-Ups

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BrandYourself made the famous startup pivot earlier this month, and now it’s sharing some data about the initial results. The company started out as a way for people to control the impression they made online, both through search results and on social networks. It even recommended articles that you could...
DIY SEO Startup BrandYourself Has Nearly 6,000 Sign-Ups
Analyst charged with insider trading and fraud after leaking Apple sales data

TechStars Cloud standout: Cloudability could save your company thousands of dollars

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Throughout the day I’ve watched some extremely interesting demos of products that have either been conceived or sharpened during the inaugural TechStars Cloud class in San Antonio. A few of those companies stood out, but none shined quite as brightly as Cloudability, a service to manage all of your cloud...
TechStars Cloud standout: Cloudability could save your company thousands of dollars
Airbnb for 3D printing, Makexyz links designers to local printer owners

FORM 1 delivers high-end 3D printing for an affordable price, meets Kickstarter goal in 1 day

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A $2,300 3D printer isn't really anything special anymore. We've seen them as cheap as $350 in fact. But all those affordable units are of the extrusion variety -- meaning they lay out molten plastic in layers. The FORM 1 opts for a method called stereolithography that blasts liquid...
FORM 1 delivers high-end 3D printing for an affordable price, meets Kickstarter goal in 1 day

Tracking 1m+ user acquisitions, Science-backed HelloInsights launches as Pinterest-focused analytics

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Los Angeles-based tech incubator, Science Inc. has just funded another startup, this time focused on creating an analytics tool for marketing campaigns on Pinterest. Known as HelloInsights, this platform will target brands who have a desire to run a marketing campaign on the social network while preserving Pinterest’s core essence....
Tracking 1m+ user acquisitions, Science-backed HelloInsights launches as Pinterest-focused analytics

Mark Skaggs, The Mastermind Behind FarmVille, Is Eyeing His Next Big Thing (ZNGA)

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Mark Skaggs, one of Zynga's earliest and most important developers and the lead on FarmVille and CityVille, is heads down on a huge, unannounced project at Zynga right now. He'll be there for the next six to twelve months. But where is he going after that? We've heard from...
Mark Skaggs, The Mastermind Behind FarmVille, Is Eyeing His Next Big Thing (ZNGA)

The Most Interesting Teenager In Silicon Valley

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Sahil Lavingia is 19 years old. By age 15 he was financially independent — he created 20 apps and made more than $100,000. During his first semester at USC, Lavingia was contacted by Pinterest's founders. He dropped out of school to become a founding member of the site. At...
The Most Interesting Teenager In Silicon Valley

Hands-on with Freefly's shockingly awesome $15,000 Movi camera gimbal

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One of the hottest gadgets at NAB isn't quite what you'd expect. Freefly, the company behind a series of professional-grade cinema hexacopters, is demoing its new Movi three-axis stabilized camera gimbal. We heard some rumblings about such a device last week, but the $15,000 price tag is quite a...
Hands-on with Freefly's shockingly awesome $15,000 Movi camera gimbal

iPhone app could replace expensive lung monitoring equipment

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Is there anything a smartphone app can’t do? Researchers at the University of Washington, UW Medicine and Seattle Children’s hospital have figured out how to let people measure their own lung health by breathing in the direction of the standard microphone on a smartphone, without any specialized attachments. Here’s the...
iPhone app could replace expensive lung monitoring equipment

Balanced releases its Payouts API as a standalone offering giving access to next-day ACH deposits

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Marketplace payment service Balanced has announced the official release of its Balanced Payouts, a standalone API that allows developers to tap into next-day ACH deposits . While not a new feature for the company, it is the first time it has been released on its own — previously it was part...
Balanced releases its Payouts API as a standalone offering giving access to next-day ACH deposits

Apple Has Declared War On Developers Who Cheat Their App's Ratings (AAPL)

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Now that there are more than a 500,000 apps available in the Apple app store, and companies are spending tens of thousands of dollars to advertise apps, transparency around sales and quality is important. As such, Apple has issued strong warnings against using download bots or similar methods for...
Apple Has Declared War On Developers Who Cheat Their App's Ratings (AAPL)

Twitter to Launch Ad Platform Soon

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Twitter will roll out an official advertising platform, likely within the next month or so, one of the company’s executives told an advertising-industry conference, according to a report in Media Post. Anamitra Banerji, head of product management and monetization at Twitter, apparently made the comment in response to a...
Twitter to Launch Ad Platform Soon
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