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Extreme Bootstrapping: Scrappy Moves That Paid Off Big for These Startups

Food poisoning, scrubbing toilets and high roller gambling were all in a day's work for these scrappy startups.<p>Last October, Raju Narisetti, Senior Vice President of Growth and Strategy at NewsCorp, posted a tweet with a rather scathing list of ways startups fake innovation:<p>It was such a stark …

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GDC 2016 Revisited: Virtual reality takes a big leap

And just like that, GDC 2016 has come to a close. But, before the Engadget team says goodbye to the gaming conference, we wanted to give you a look at some of the highlights of the week. Virtual reality was definitely the hot topic of conversation, with plenty of interesting news from Sony, Oculus …

Health care repeal vote to open a political year in Congress

Is the sun setting on the legacy of Steve Jobs at Apple? http://www.go-tst.com/lUWBD

Copper, still in the pits

2013-06-12T09:21:51.000Z<p>By: Izabella Kaminska<p>This is copper’s recent performance:<p>The 2011 low is well within sight, and the market is likely to be …

Seduced by ‘perfect’ pitch: how Auto-Tune conquered pop music

In January of 2010, Kesha Sebert, known as ‘Ke$ha’ debuted at number one on Billboard with her album, <i>Animal</i>. Her style is electro pop-y dance music: she alternates between rapping and singing, the choruses of her songs are typically melodic party hooks that bore deep into your brain: “Your love, …

Google’s BufferBox Installs Its First U.S. Pick-Up Station At A Coffee Shop In The Heart Of San Francisco

At the beginning of the month, we broke the news that Google’s acquisition, BufferBox, was planning on setting up shop in the Bay Area. Today, it’s clear that this wasn’t just a plan, as its co-founder proudly shared the first U.S. BufferBox location, the nicely trafficked Coffee Bar in San …

WhatsApp “Bigger Than Twitter” With Over 200M Monthly Active Users, 8B Inbound And 12B Outbound Messages Daily

WhatsApp CEO Jan Koum was on stage today at the AllThingsD Dive Into Mobile conference in New York City, where he said that the app is now larger than Twitter by monthly active users. He wouldn’t say exactly how many the company had, just that it was north of 200 million users.<p>Koum also noted that …

Apple Shares Dip Below $400, Representing A 16-Month Low

Apple shares (NASDAQ:AAPL) are currently trading down at $398.11, 6.6 percent below yesterday’s closing price of $426.24. It represents a stark downturn for the stock as well as a 16-month low. Earnings could be to blame as they are coming soon and investors are not sure what to expect.<p>Overall, …

The Natives Are Getting Restless

If you ask 10 marketers for a definition of “native advertising,” you are likely to get 10 different answers. While the concept is as old as …