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My 'One Week Later' Review Of The Samsung Galaxy S4

Last week I started to review the Samsung Galaxy S4. Rather than take notes and build up a view of the device in a few weeks time, I’m going to review my usage of the device as I go along. Rather than a formal review process, I’ll simply look back on how the latest Android device is working out …

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

We're building a comprehensive, firm-wide resource for project specifications.<p>This is what great architecture looks like today.<p>Find the best brands for every architectural product and material.<p>“I like to create environments that tantalize and excite as many of the senses as possible."<p>Natural light …

Architecture

Consumers Facing Subscription Service Overload Will Only Get More Choices

YouTube is expected to announce in the coming days that it will launch paid subscription channels, a first for the online video platform that's been around since 2005. But, with the growing number of subscription services available for entertainment, shopping and news, some consumers say they're …

Behind the curtain of Y Combinator, the 'sleep-away camp for startups'

Since its founding in 2005, Y Combinator has become one of the most prominent seed accelerators in Silicon Valley, haven given rise to companies like Airbnb, Dropbox, and Reddit. Every year, the organization and its founder, Paul Graham, hold two three-month "terms" for hand-picked entrepreneurs — …

Grow First, Ads Later: Facebook’s Strategy For Desktop, Mobile, And Now Instagram

When you’re spreading like wildfire, why douse the flames to make a few bucks? Facebook’s willingness to wait on advertising helped its site and mobile apps grow massive, and now it’s applying the same strategy to Instagram. Wall Street is clamoring for Facebook to earn back the $700+ million it …

A Year Later, What Google Drive Means for Startups

Startup image copyright white_board<p>A year ago, we were a launch partner when Google unveiled Drive. Much has been made of what this means for Google …

Startups

YouTube Is Happy to Take Your Money, but What It Really Wants Are Ad Dollars

Love YouTube, but hate the ads?<p>Then you’re not going to be any happier with most of the subscription videos the site is going to start selling. …

Eric Schmidt on the Future of Android, Motorola, Cars and Humanity

Eric Schmidt is a man with a lot to say.<p>He just penned a 300-page book covering, you know, the future of technology and humanity. Speaking at last …

Eric Schmidt