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Xobni Was Acquired For More Than $60 Million

So email management startup Xobni was acquired by Yahoo today, the company officially announced on its blog. Initial reports said the company was acquired for “upwards of $30 million” but TechCrunch has learned that total consideration for the deal will be more than twice that amount, at more than …

40+ Events in Crowdfunding, Marketing and More

They say great minds think alike. That’s why <i>Mashable</i>'s Events Board is here to help you make valuable connections — when you attend your industry’s …

45 Helpful Free Online Web Generators For Designers

You know how a coding language can be a lot of pain and learning it is an even bigger one. The good thing is that every now and then there are people …

Web Design

New Music: Elijah Blake Feat. J. Cole “Vendetta”

Singer-songwriter Elijah Blake has a few things to get off his chest in “Vendetta,” his new single featuring J. Cole. The 22-year-old, responsible …

RANKED: The 30 Most Creative People In Social Media Marketing

But companies need to do more than simply pay for a Sponsored Tweet or have a Facebook fan page. At this point it is only the truly creative and innovative campaigns that get noticed.<p>You all saw Oreo's tweet during the Super Bowl blackout and Lay's 3.8 million-submission "Do Us A Flavor" …

How Social Media Is Driving Massive Online Video Growth

"Social" video is video that is influenced — in any part of the pipeline, from production to distribution — by social media. For audiences, discovery is no longer about flipping through channels or a TV guide, it's about listening to friends' recommendations and glancing at social media feeds.<p>In a</b> …

Social Media

26 Examples of Superbly Designed Donation Pages

Donation page is the key component of any non-profit organization because online fund raising is the key source of their income. For this reason, …

Nonprofits

Made-To-Order Fashion Goes Mainstream

<i>This is a guest post by Wendy S. Goffe, a trusts and estates lawyer with Stoel Rives in Seattle.</i> <i>Her recent articles for FORBES include “How To Find Comfortable Shoes That Don’t Compromise Style.” You can follow her on Twitter.</i><p>Anyone who has waited until the night before a black tie gala can tell …

50 Smart Logos With Hidden Symbolism

Nowadays, many things have a double meaning or symbolism hidden in their design/logo. This adds to the enigma of things and thus makes them a lot …

Graphic Design

One to watch: Lorde

Royals has to be the most deliciously radio-ready critique of wealth you'll hear this year. The song – sly and bratty and sweet and smart – is the …

Gentlemen Wear This on Twitter: "You're a man, dress like it. #MensFashion #MenStyle http://t.co/ZaZRCevu9w"

Replying to @<b>GentlemenWear</b><p>“@<b>GentlemenWear</b>: You're a man, dress like it. #<b>MensFashion</b> #<b>MenStyle</b> pic.twitter.com/adxRglAPkF”<p>0 replies 2 retweets 3 likes<p>…

10 Ways To Lawsuit-Proof Your Estate

Did dad know what he was doing when he signed a will leaving the bulk of his estate to his caregiver daughter, leaving her siblings with much less? Did mom mean to disinherit her only child or was it a mistake? Did grandma mean for her daughters to split her jewelry collection with their brother’s …

Oprah Winfrey Regains No. 1 Slot On Forbes 2013 List Of The Most Powerful Celebrities

Everyone should know this by now: Never count Oprah out. Despite business stumbles and an $88 million earnings drop since last year, Oprah Winfrey returns to the top of Forbes’ annual Celebrity 100 ranking of the most powerful celebrities after two years in second place. She leads a …

Skip Silicon Valley: Why Smart Startups Start In Europe

Despite having studied at Stanford University, worked for start-ups in Silicon Valley like Linkexchange and Tellme networks, spent four years at eBay in California in product management, and been an investor at Accel Partners, a venture capital firm with roots in Silicon Valley, I made the …

21-Year-Old Raises Largest Seed Round In Silicon Valley History — $25 Million — For Mysterious Payments App

Twenty-one-year-old Lucas Duplan just raised more millions than his age.<p>The first-time entrepreneur and recent Stanford graduate (he finished a computer science degree in three years) has been working on a mobile payment app for the past two years. He's now been awarded $25 million from a long list …

Silicon Valley

33 Startups That Died Reveal Why They Failed

However, this survivorship bias is problematic. Jason Cohen of Smart Bear Software does a nice job articulating this issue stating:<p>Luckily, the startup community often courageously shares their stories — even when things don't end well.<p><i>This list was compiled by ChubbyBrain and was suggested by</i> …