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Former Apple Engineer Is AMAZED At How Kaggle Helped Him Solve An Ugly Computing Problem

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If you're stuck building a product that you could use some more brains on, you should think about outsourcing that work to a mathematically minded group on Kaggle. Jetpac's Pete Warden held a competition on Kaggle to improve the quality of photos that were showing up on Jetpac's iPad...
Former Apple Engineer Is AMAZED At How Kaggle Helped Him Solve An Ugly Computing Problem
I want to go to there: Discover the love of travel with Afar’s new iPhone app

Fotopedia Launches Its Italy App And iPad-Only AdStories Ad Format

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Fotopedia has two pieces of news today. The iOS-only travel magazine company is launching its newest app, this time with a focus on Italy, as well as a new ad format. The new AdStories advertising format, which will make its debut on the iPad and iPad mini across all of...
Fotopedia Launches Its Italy App And iPad-Only AdStories Ad Format

Jetpac Digs Into Your Friends' Facebook Photos To Make A Travel Magazine Just For You

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Flipping through this new iPad magazine will want to make you pack your bags. Jetpac is an iPad travel magazine, which launched this Wednesday on Apple's App Store. But there's a twist: it uses real photos your friends have posted to Facebook. You can arrange them by person or location, or see...
Jetpac Digs Into Your Friends' Facebook Photos To Make A Travel Magazine Just For You

How A Caltech Ph.D. Turned Airbnb Into A Billion-Dollar Travel Magazine

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Some people scoff at the notion that Airbnb is a technology company—like Wired editor-in-chief Chris Anderson. Tell that to Joe Zadeh, the guy with a bioengineering Ph.D. from Caltech who leads the online lodging marketplace's product efforts. What Airbnb's skeptics miss is the clever ways Zadeh is insinuating technology into lesser-known...
How A Caltech Ph.D. Turned Airbnb Into A Billion-Dollar Travel Magazine

GoGoBot’s redesign creates an interactive travel magazine just for you

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For travelers who have found themselves surrounded by Lonely Planet-wielding teenagers in a Mumbai beer bar or forcing down greasy pizza in a tacky Roman restaurant, GoGoBot’s redesigned site, launched today, has a rescue plan. The new iteration will function like an interactive travel magazine with large photos and personalized...
GoGoBot’s redesign creates an interactive travel magazine just for you

A Sure-Fire Way To Lose A Potential Investor

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Yesterday I received a Facebook request from an investor to try an app, Syn. Syn is an iPhone app that automatically updates contact information in your phone based on your friends' Facebook data.  When I inquired about Syn, the investor replied: "It's some bullsh*t app I got spammed on...
A Sure-Fire Way To Lose A Potential Investor

DUMBO Startup Lab expands as Brooklyn’s tech scene grows

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We’ve written about a number of initiatives led by the city of NY, and within this massive city lies more than just the borough of Manhattan. Brooklyn, famed for its lower prices, bigger spaces, hipsters and places to do brunch, has been rapidly fostering a tech community of its own....
DUMBO Startup Lab expands as Brooklyn’s tech scene grows

Why Gilt Should Spin Off Its Growth Businesses

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Yes, flash sale purveyor Gilt Groupe should sell stakes in its side businesses to outside investors. This is not just a crazy idea I just cooked up. The company regularly fields approaches from VCs and investors to this effect, and according to several people involved, Gilt is seriously entertaining them....
Why Gilt Should Spin Off Its Growth Businesses

PRSS aims to be a low-cost iPad magazine factory in the cloud

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By launching their own iPad-only travel magazine, TRVL, in September 2010, entrepreneur Michel Elings and photographer Jochem Wijnands garnered glowing reviews and a shout-out from Apple CEO Tim Cook. Now the Amsterdam pair want to help other would-be publishers feel the same glow — by giving away dedicated new web-based...
PRSS aims to be a low-cost iPad magazine factory in the cloud
TechStars Spotlight: Maptia charts course with interactive map
Norah Jones Premieres Her New Song… On Jetsetter?
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