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San Diego’s KnuEdge, Stealthy Since 2005, Unveils Neural Tech

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KnuEdge says its software makes the security of human voice-based biometrics possible in noisy, real-world environments.

A Serial Entrepreneur’s Take On Brad Feld & Jason Mendelson’s Venture Deals

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Brad and Jason have been exposing venture capitalists’ secrets since 2005, when they began writing a blog series on Term Sheets at AskTheVC.

Steve Blank Discusses The Origin And Future Of The Lean Startup Movement

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He is credited with pioneering the Lean Startup Movement in 2005 via the publication of his bestselling, Four Steps To The Epiphany.

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How Open Should a Startup CEO be with Staff?

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It’s a hard topic to write about because it’s almost an accepted norm that total transparency is good. CEO transparency. It Right?

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When Should You Allow Exclusivity in Deals?

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must admit I discuss this very frequently with portfolio companies but hadn’t thought to write about it. need to give credit for the topic to PR Malloy who Tweeted me this question. The Mother of All Exclusivity Agreements – the iPhone Wouldn’t Exist . Excite, MSN and eventually Google. THAT is the power of exclusivity.

Want to know why charging $12 / year converts higher than $9.99?

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In 2005 they realized that this business was going to evaporate over night with the introduction of YouTube. Yesterday’s show floored me.

Interview with Steve Jillings, TeleSign

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They started in January of 2005. To learn more, we caught up with Steve. For those folks, can you describe what TeleSign does?

Interview Dan Dato and Bruce Brown, Upstart.LA

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Bruce Brown: I was working in 1985 writing keyboard and mouse drivers for Windows version 1. That was five or six years ago, 2005 or so.

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Data is the Next Major Layer of the Cloud & A Major Victory for Startups

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They have built tools to store the data but also to allow 3rd-party developers to rapidly consume or even write data to their tables. Storage.

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A Few Key People Really Can Make a Huge Difference

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How do we make that happen? I’m now getting about 400,000 views / month at BothSidesoftheTable. I don’t write about LA but I write from LA.

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Interview with Scott Lahman, GOGII

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Around 2005, those of us at JAMDAT thought Apple would disrupt the application space, so we approached Apple. What's the story behind GOGII?

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63 Los Angeles Entrepreneurs To Be Proud Of

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He previously led business development for Affiliate Fuel, leading to its acquisition by Experian in 2005. Weekly. Idea Mensch. About. Events.

Is WebEx “Dead Man Walking?”

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billion (plus an earn out that could have totalled $4 billion but didn’t in the end) in 2005 before selling 65% of the company in 2009 for $1.9

Its BlogWorld Time! Los Angeles Get Ready!

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Lisa Stone co-founded BlogHer in 2005 with Elisa Camahort Page and Jory Des Jardins. As the co-founder of the Underground Comedy College, for the past 3 years he teaches classes in stand-up, improv and sketch comedy writing to aspiring creative performers. BlogWorld and New Media Expo 2011 comes to Los Angeles and its finally here.

Interview with Howard Marks, Gamzee

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returned to the gaming industry in 2005, when I started Acclaim Games, which we then sold to Playdom. What is Gamzee all about? Thanks!

Brad Feld Drops Knowledge. Here’s What He Said …

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Huge thank you to Steve De Long for the write up. I owe ya’ a 20 minute call (or in person next time I’m in San Diego). Mobius.

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Interview: Paige Craig, CEO BetterWorks

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What must a startup do to motivate you to write them a check? Messenger : Paige Craig, CEO BetterWorks, Angel Investor, former Marine.

Want to Know How First Round Capital was Started?

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As a courtesy if you enjoyed his write-up please check out his startup company, ChannelStack. I'm a huge fan of this innovation. and Half.com. 

Seth Sternberg – Meebo

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huge shout out to Ricky Wong of NYCSteals for helping me with the write-up. In 2005, Meebo started connected users across other websites.

Its BlogWorld Time! Los Angeles Get Ready!

Tech Zulu Event

Lisa Stone co-founded BlogHer in 2005 with Elisa Camahort Page and Jory Des Jardins. As the co-founder of the Underground Comedy College, for the past 3 years he teaches classes in stand-up, improv and sketch comedy writing to aspiring creative performers. BlogWorld and New Media Expo 2011 comes to Los Angeles and its finally here.

Public and Open Debate is the Highest Form of Democracy (and Blogging)

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Sometimes it’s in the form of user numbers.  If I write about something that isn’t compelling I can see it in the unique reader numbers.

This Week in VC with Mo Koyfman of Spark Capital

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RockYou (US) was founded in Redwood City in November 2005 by Lance Tokuda and Jia Shen. Our guest was Mo Koyfman of Spark Capital.  Trazzler.

The @TWTFelipe Story – A Tale of US Visa Policy Gone Awry (#startupvisa)

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Friedman again in this weekend’s (Apr 3, 2010) NYTimes: “Between 1980 and 2005, virtually all net new jobs created in the U.S.

Retro: My Favorite Blog Post on Raising VC

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decided to write about my experience and to be blunt.  It became a huge kerfuffle with many VC partners writing to thank me for the post, which exposed those that gave their industry a bad name.  But we also had some negative experiences, too.  Not only was it in character, but I also knew that nobody was yet reading my blog.  No joke.

Does the Size of a VC Fund Matter?

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It in not uncommon to see a VC talk about “total assets under management&# as in “We have $1.5 What is a VC fund? Maybe even less.

This Week in VC Episode 6 with @Jason Calacanis: Best One Yet

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Criteo was founded in 2005 in France; now based in Palo Alto, CA. We just had our sixth episode of #TWiVC and I felt this one was the best.

Interview with Curtis Staker and William Goldbach, Confident Technologies

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We bought the assets from Vidoop, which was an LLC that was first established in late 2005 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Let's start with the products.

Interview with Josh Stomel, ResumeBucket

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Josh Stomel: My background is in the recruiting industry. I had early success working in-house with Matt Coffin at LowerMyBills in 2005, and then I was brought on by Yahoo to build out the Yahoo Publisher Network Team. Plus, we will provide resume writing services. What's the idea behind the site? Are those resume public or private?

How to cleverly integrate your own URI shortener

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It was fun to write, so go get the best out of it. I’d be happy to discuss your thoughts in the comments. It’s not. qs; } if (!empty($uriParts["fragment"]))

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