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Top 120 Startup Posts for 2010

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Some really great stuff in 2010 that aims to help startups around product, technology, business models, etc. Vivek Wadwha - Campus Entrepreneurship , November 19, 2010 Best Practices for Introduction Emails - Israel Venture Capital 2.0 , March 25, 2010 Weekend Reading - The Mogul Mom , October 1, 2010 Make informal advisors part of the team.

What Mattered in 2010: Greg Martin, Archer Venture Capital

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2010 was a momentus year for me personally. We last shared the thoughts of John Babcock at Rustic Canyon Partners. Stay tuned. 2. READ MORE>>.

How to Not Suck at a Group Presentation

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Even better when you’re: loud, evocative and have compelling content. Show some energy! You’re on stage! Project your voice.

Top 57 Online Startups Meets Technology Meets Product Posts for November 2010

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I continue to collect great content that is the intersection of startups, products, online and technology. aka: An Open Letter to the Next Big Social Network) - 500 Hats , November 1, 2010 I've held off writing this post for a long time, because I couldn't quite get my head around all the issues. November 23, 2010 By Julia D.

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The Power of Twitter in Information Discovery

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still have my Google Reader and it brings me the news and content that I asked it to find. was born. Excite, Netscape & MSN. Look at Quora.

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The Future of Television & The Digital Living Room

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Thus you see television manufacturers rushing to create content ecosystems, app platforms, TV OS’s and Internet offerings. They both lost.

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App is Crap (why Apple is bad for your health)

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Absolute Power Corrupts, Absolutely. I was living in Europe in 2000 when the first WAP phones (Wireless Access Protocol) were introduced. Enter Apple.

People Management: Startup Teams Should Dip but not Skip

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And having sold two companies I worked inside much larger companies that acquired us and observed even bigger company structures. Skipping. Strange.

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When in Doubt, Leave it Out (Why Less is More)

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If I took the time to write less I would produce 50% of the content. It’s counter-intuitive – especially to Americans. Resumes.

Top 40 Startup Posts for August 2010

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Pricing models, the freemium myth and why you may not be charging enough for your product - Seth Levine's VC Adventure , August 12, 2010 I’ve been pulled into a number of product and pricing meetings recently (for reasons unknown I’ve become the Foundry pricing and productization guy). August 20, 2010 They say people won't pay for content.

Top 30 Startup Posts for July 2010

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Some great content around the intersection of startups and being a Startup CTO in June this year. This continues my series of posts: Top 30 Startup Posts in June 2010 Top 29 Startup Posts May 2010 Startup CTO Top 30 Posts for April 16 Great Startup Posts from March The following are the top items based on social signals. Rarely.

Top 30 Startup Posts in June 2010

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Some great content around the intersection of startups and being a Startup CTO in June this year. This continues my series of posts: Top 29 Startup Posts May 2010 Startup CTO Top 30 Posts for April 16 Great Startup Posts from March There was some really great content in June. It shows a lack of interest. Now I have. Twice.

The Convergence of Social Media & Traditional Radio

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As I prepare for my role as emcee in June for  Convergence 2010 , I began to look back at how I got involved in radio. Why not? Tell no one!

Good News For Content Creators: $5M Available From YouTube

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The good news for content creators in Hollywood and elsewhere trying to make it on the Internet: YouTube , the video sharing site owned by Google, said today that it has just launched a new program which will invest five million dollars for new content partners. Tags: content hollywood youtube video sharing

Top 30 Startup Technology and Product Posts for September 2010

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Great content again in September that meets at the intersection of startups, technology, product and being a Startup CTO. Chris Dixon , September 12, 2010 My most useful career experience was about eight years ago when I was trying to break into the world of VC-backed startups. OnlyOnce , September 6, 2010 What Does a CEO Do, Anyway?

Why You Should Start a Company in. Los Angeles

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Los Angeles By: Laura Rich February 26, 2010 It used to be, if you were serious about starting a tech company, you went to Silicon Valley.

Interview with Lynda Weinman and Bruce Heavin, Lynda.com

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It seems like you were quite ahead of your time, in putting content up and charging for it? At the time, I got Lynda.com. It was going crazy.

Blizzard Sets World of Warcraft: Cataclysm Release Date

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Blizzard said Cataclysm includes "the best content we've ever created for World of Warcraft.". READ MORE>>.

What’s it Like Being a VC?

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One of the questions I’m most often asked is, “what’s it like being a VC?&#  I’ve been a VC for nearly 3 years now.

What Tech Entrepreneurs Could Learn from Chamillionaire

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Reminds me of how  the networks today announced they were blocking their video content from being shown on Google TV. On What Next?

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Encompass Digital Media Buys Ascent Media's Content Distribution Business

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Los Angeles-based Encompass Digital Media said today that it is in a definitive agreement to acquire the global content distribution business of Ascent Media Corporation. The deal is worth approximately $120M, split between $113M in cash plus assumption of debt obligations worth approximately $7M. Wasserstein & Co.

How Many Times Should You Tweet Your Blog Post?

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Last September I was on a panel with Guy Kawasaki talking about Twitter.  He said at the time that he Tweeted 4 times for every story that he wrote.

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Fandango Launches Blackberry, Android Apps

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Tags: hollywood content blackberry comcast mobile android ticket movie fandango

Pubcon 2010 and Your Chance to Win A Sony Bloggie

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Pubcon 2010 and all the amazing content that we will be streaming live from our booth is here. Tags: Advertising & PR Blogging Events Pubcon Bloggie Collecta FreshDrop Lunch pubcon Pubcon 2010 Sony Wowee The time has come! To top things off we decided that we are going to be giving a Sony Bloggie away to one lucky viewer.

GotCast Reports User Numbers

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What the Past Can Tell Us About the Future of Social Networking

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They had a proprietary browser, their own search engine, their own content, chat rooms, email system, etc. cheap accessible digital hardware].

Amazon Content Effort Pays Off With Five Emmys

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Amazon.com , which has been investing in developing content out of its Los Angeles-based Amazon Studios arm, has scored five Emmy awards for its original content series, Transparent. Access to Amazon's original content is restricted to those with Amazon Prime membership, which also offers up free shipping and other benefits.

GotCast Launches Effort For Streamy Award, HollyScoop

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Blizzard Sets Launch Date For StarCraft II

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Perfect Market Unveils New Content Monetization Tool

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Altadena-based Perfect Market , the Idealab startup which develops software which helps traditional publishers monetize their archival and current content, said today that it has unveiled a new tool it is calling The Vault. Tags: perfect market content monetization publishing newspaper Pricing on the new tool was not released.

Pragmatic Solutions Launches Gaming Content Management Product

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The firm said the product provides digital distribution and content management for gaming, allowing users to launch both browser-based and downloadable games. Tags: videogame management content gaming solutions pragmatic The company also said the product is the official download management client for AOL site Big Download.

Demand Media Launches New Content Channels

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Santa Monica-based Demand Media announced Thursday that it has launched a new product, called Content Channels. According to Demand, the new product is aimed at online publishers, and will provide them with original content focused on attracting readers. Tags: internet journalism channels content media demand READ MORE>>.

My Damn Channel Links With Fox

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Machinima.com Raises $9M for Entertainment Content

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Demand Media Ups Article Count To 3 Million

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Santa Monica-based Demand Media , the online publishing firm headed by Richard Rosenblatt, has updated its S-1 filing, saying it now has around 3 million articles in the firm's library of content. Demand Media has applied to list on the NYSE as DMD, but has not yet set an offering range or pricing on its IPO. READ MORE>>.

Stacking Up The Online Film Submission Sites

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I Buy Dead Magazines (the art of the intro …)

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People read magazines for a reason and it’s a combination of focused content and beautiful images. We know that their model works for a certain type of content but we believe we can build higher value sites where we can sell premium advertising and target niche audiences. What kind of content? Most are squandered. He’s a master.

GotCast: 10,00 Job Postings To-Date On Site

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Tags: gotcast online casting call hollywood content talent search employment

Interview with Lolita Carrico, Gloss Network

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Also, we have lots of content. It's a lot of content, but then again we have lots of sites. What is Gloss Network? Is that the case?

Interview with Alec Shankman, Gotcast

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Alec Shankman: It's an interesting space, because a lot of folks came out and tried to blend technology and Hollywood by creating content portals.

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