Justin Greenberg

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Dorm Room Fund has built a CRM for founders raising a seed round

First Round Capital’s Dorm Room Fund just released VCWiz, a tool to help founders find investors and raise money from them.<p>The platform is one part VC directory and one part CRM tool, essentially letting you find the best investors for your startup then begin the process of reaching out to them.<p>New …

How to tell if your iPhone battery needs replacing

Apple is now offering to swap the battery in older iPhone's for $29, but will having this done speed up your device?<p><i>Video: How to check if your</i> …

Here Are the First 6 Books You Should Read In 2018 | Inc.com

If you love lists, December is a fun month to browse the internet. These lists usually take one of two forms: You're looking back on the previous year or eyeing the horizon for the year to come.<p>Some of the lists in the rearview mirror are autopsies. Here's what went wrong or the biggest flame …

Self-improvement

Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about Ethereum, patiently explained

Although ‘Bitcoin‘ and ‘Ethereum’ are terms that are often paired together, the reality is that they are vastly different. The only thing Ethereum shares with Bitcoin is that it’s a cryptoasset running on top of blockchain.<p>Instead of being just a cryptocurrency, like Bitcoin, Ethereum also has …

Blockchain

The ultimate, 3500-word, plain English guide to blockchain

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, I’m sure you’ve heard of Bitcoin and blockchain. After all, they are one of the most trending topics these days  —  the ultimate buzzwords of the year. Even people who’ve never mined cryptocurrency or understand how it works, are talking about it.<p>My …

Bitcoin

13 Innovative Cold Coffee Drinks That'll Get You Through Summer

Summer has traditionally confronted coffee drinkers with a serious dilemma: sacrifice a caffeine boost, or make a scalding day even sweatier with a …

Fuze Smart Credit Card

The Fuze Smart Credit Card is another smart item that not only will make your life easier but also minimize the hassle of card management, and slim …

Identity Theft

Dave Made a Maze, A Film About a Man Who Builds a Cardboard Maze While His Girlfriend is Away

Gravitas Ventures released an official trailer for <i>Dave Made a Maze</i>, a quirky upcoming film directed by Bill Watterson and starring Nick Thune, Meera …

McConnell warns Trump, GOP on health bill failure

If Obamacare repeal fails in the Senate, the GOP might be forced to compromise with Democrats.<p>Mitch McConnell is delivering an urgent warning to staffers, Republican senators and even the president himself: If Obamacare repeal fails this week, the GOP will lose all leverage and be forced to work …

Sigourney Weaver Stars in a New Experimental Sci-Fi Film: Watch “Rakka” Free Online

South African–Canadian film director Neill Blomkamp recently launched Oats Studios, a new film project devoted to creating experimental short films. …

Keyhook in Brass

Turn a practical need into the experience of beauty in form. This sculptural brass piece is not just something to look at, it forms the hand with its …

UrbanX Converts Any Bike Into An Electric Bike (video)

The UrbanX Team based in Los Angeles has created a new piece of hardware that can be installed on any existing bicycle and transform it into an …

Lofree Mechanical Keyboard

The nostalgic Lofree Keyboard is an after-market keyboard that you can use on multiple devices, Apple, Android or Windows, use it wirelessly or with …

New Atlas

In an effort to combat poaching, drone technology has been paired with software and techniques used by astronomers in a system designed to …

Twitter Opens the E-Commerce Floodgates; Here Come the Buy Buttons

Twitter has some new partnerships -- which mean a lot more retailers can sell stuff in your timeline.<p>Twitter is getting serious about shopping — for real this time.<p>The social network has dabbled with a Buy button and product pages in the past, but on Wednesday it announced partnerships with …

ButcherBox Will Mail You a Box of Meat Every Month

The current popular methods for buying meat didn’t make much sense to Michael Salguero.<p>The entrepreneur was frustrated with the quality and price of …

Report: Google and Twitter teaming up for their own 'Instant Articles'

Facebook isn't the only tech company that wants to deliver #content to its users instantly.<p>Google and Twitter are teaming up to create their own …

Personalized News

23 Places To Find Your First Investor

Does your new idea need an angel on its shoulder? Here's where you should look.<p>More angels than ever find their wings. People who make direct, high-risk investments in brand new companies--angels--are a growing army that contributed $24 billion last year to new companies at the early or idea stage. …

Olympus Air

Olympus Air is the new device that will make all smartphone photo buffs rejoice. It´s a mirrorless camera that you can pair up with your smartphone …

Content blocking in iOS 9 is going to screw up way more than just ads

Earlier this week I wrote about the coming hellfire for those who make their money off advertising: content blocking in iOS 9.<p>Issues with ad blocking and publishers being starved of oxygen aside, there’s another big problem on the horizon: mass content blocking will also break important marketing …

How to use emotional triggers for mobile ads people will care about

<i>This article is part of SWOT Team, a series on Mashable that features insights from leaders in marketing, brand-building and public …

Marketing

Artist Retells the Entire Story of ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ With Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics

Talented Japanese manga artist and illustrator Takumi has recently retold the entire story of George Miller‘s film <i>Mad Max: Fury Road</i> with ancient …

Mad Max

5 Ways to Know If Your New Business Idea Will Really Work | Inc.com

From millennials to small investors, all sorts of people are looking for new business ideas, but not all of them end up founding successful businesses. Startup ideas trend so enormously in social networks and business circles that it’s often impossible for entrepreneurs to resist the urge to start …

Geronimo: A new email app with almost TOO MANY fresh ideas

From Mailbox to Hop, via Outlook’s mobile apps, there’s been no shortage of fresh takes on email over the past couple of years, and Geronimo – released today on iOS – is one of the most ‘out there’ examples I’ve seen.<p>Just take a look at the promotional video below. The combination of gestures, …

Former Apple CEO John Sculley launches a line of stylish smartphones

Like most consumer items, the lower the price point of a phone, the less exciting the design. Obi Worldphone co-founder (and former Apple CEO) John Sculley and Ammunition design founder Robert Brunner decided to challenge that by creating mid-level, inexpensive international smartphones that look …

Mobile Technology

Winback Campaigns vs New Customer Acquisition

One thing I’ve been pushing hard in my conversations with entrepreneurs, CEOs, and management teams I work with is the efficacy and capital …