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What Every Entrepreneur Could Learn from Justin Bieber

I know what you’re thinking — link bait title, right? Wrong. I will stand 100% behind my assertions in this post. Justin Bieber is unbelievably …

Understanding a VC’s Seed Funding Policy is Critical

There has been much discussion about VCs doing seed funding in the past year. I’ve written about it myself (Is VC Seed Funding Dead?) and (Is There …

How to be a Value-Added VC—Straight From the CEOs

VCs, consider this a value-add intervention.<p>While there are a lot of CEOs writing blogs to mock, criticize or point out that your industry’s days are …

5 Most Important Things I Learned About The Video Industry At Vidcon

<i>[Editor’s Note: Reece Pacheco is the cofounder and CEO of Shelby.tv. He previously worked in production and post production on national TV programs</i> …

The Importance of Realism in Startups

I’ve done a lot of video interviews. This is one of my favorite if not my favorite outright.<p>It’s only 12 minutes long and if you’re a first-time …

Fail Week: When Mark Suster Believed His Own Startup’s Hype, And Everything Came Crashing Down

To very loosely paraphrase Tolstoy, all successes are alike, but each epic failure fails in its own unique way. But here in the tech industry, we don’t discuss failure stories nearly as much as success stories — and that’s a shame, because even the biggest winners in the world of entrepreneurship …

Как одесский стартап вывел свое приложение на 1-е место в AppStore в 24 странах

13 Августа, 2013 12:05<p>811 15<p>Как разработчику добиться, чтобы пользователи полюбили его приложение? Для начала нужно сделать так, чтобы о нем узнало …

Figure Out What That Button Does With Audi’s Augmented-Reality App

Author: Damon Lavrinc. Damon Lavrinc Gear<p>Date of Publication: 08.12.13.<p>Time of Publication: 12:00 pm. 12:00 pm<p>We enjoy a grease-stained Chilton’s …

Mindstorms Will Be Going Back-to-School Later This Year

Reading Time: 5 minutes<p>With an eye toward students returning to school in the fall, Lego announced the third iteration of its robotics system, the …

Bitcoin Ticker Available On Bloomberg Terminal For Employees

Bitcoin is now officially mainstream. According to BTC Geek, Bloomberg terminal users can now look up Bitcoin’s pricing history. Data comes from ubiquitous Bitcoin exchange service Mt. Gox as well as Tradehill.<p>For now, only Bloomberg employees can access the ticker. But the feature should make its …

Five Things Entrepreneurs Should Never Do

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>James Altucher is an investor, programmer, author, and several-times entrepreneur. His latest book, “Choose Yourself!”</i> <i>(foreword by Dick Costolo, CEO of Twitter) came out on June 3. Follow him on Twitter @jaltucher.</i><p>I’m breaking all the rules.<p>I’m at a silent retreat for the week. No …

Why Founders Fail: The Product CEO Paradox

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Ben Horowitz is co-founder and partner of Andreessen Horowitz. He was co-founder and CEO of Opsware (formerly Loudcloud), which was acquired by HP, and ran several product divisions at Netscape. He serves on the board of companies such as Capriza, Foursquare, Jawbone, Lytro, Magnet,</i> …

Spotify Wants To Be Everything To Everyone

You can get a little music from a lot of places, but Spotify is on a quest to be your omni-jukebox. It’s already offers on-demand streaming and radio, and it’s just launched Browse, a new way to discover critic and community playlists for different moods and genres. Spotify hopes to combine social, …

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk to unveil 720 mph ‘Hyperloop’ designs today

Real-life “Iron Man” CEO Elon Musk, who has conquered space travel and pollution-free land vehicles, will reveal designs for a mysterious 720 miles-per-hour “hyperloop” transportation system today. He’s previously called the system a cross between a “Concorde, a railgun, and an air hockey …

Sony's rumored QX10 and QX100 'lens cameras' pair with your smartphone or tablet, pictured ahead of release

Now this is innovation, folks. Sony's reportedly gearing up to announce a pair of "lens cameras" that attach to your existing smartphone or tablet. The unique devices are said to feature a sensor, processor, zoom lens, WiFi connectivity and an SD card slot, but no display or other typical controls …

Nobody knew how the clitoris really worked until four years ago

Humans have been studying one another sexually for thousands upon thousands of years. Yet for all that time spent diligently exploring one another's …

After I banned tipping at my restaurant, the service got better and we made more money

Tipping, as a compensation scheme, is great for everyone.<p>Restaurant customers like tipping because it puts them in the driver’s seat. As a diner, you control your experience, using the power of your tip to make sure your server works hard for you.<p>Restaurant servers like tipping because it means …

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