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Toronto Based Start Up Readitfor.me | Reads Books for You

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Google’s current market cap sits at just over $200 billion (Yahoo! In most offices there would be a shelf of business books. Readitfor.me

Eventup Launches Venue Booking Site, Backed by Science, Inc.

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digital studio", launched today, saying that it will help people find and book venues for their parties, weddings, and more. Tony Adam is the former Director of Online Marketing at MySpace, and also worked with Science's Peter Pham at Billshrink, at Yahoo, and more. READ MORE>>.

AdventureLink Snags CEO From Yahoo

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Dossett was most recently at Yahoo!, Tags: adventurelink travel executive booking yahoo READ MORE>>.

Do Not Obsess On Names – Obsess On Delivering Awesome Customer Value

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Yahoo – Merriam-Webster defines “Yahoo” as “a boorish, crass, or stupid person.” Jerry Yang and David Filo, Yahoo’s Founders, chose the name, as they considered themselves to be “Yahoos.” Legend asserts that the name change from Cadabra was prompted by Yahoo’s alphabetized listing of search results. Really?

Why Reed Hastings Should be Applauded for Netflix Split

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If you haven’t read his book please do yourself a favor and buy it. argued ages ago that Yahoo! It’s simply brilliant. 1.

Stephan Paternot shares open letter to Facebook’s Zuckerberg

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” Who is Stephan Paternot, and why is his advice so relevant? Just ask anyone who rose and fell with the Internet bubble. Is Paternot jaded?

How YP.com Is Growing A Giant Tech Team In Glendale

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How did what was a staid publisher of phone books become a hotbed of online talent? What''s your background and how did you end up at YP.com?

How YP Is Growing A Giant Tech Team In Glendale

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How did what was a staid publisher of phone books become a hotbed of online talent? What''s your background and how did you end up at YP?

Why Has LA Suddenly Gotten So Much Attention from VCs and Entrepreneurs?

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Yahoo! An abbreviated version of this post appeared yesterday on TechCrunch. “There’s something going on in LA.” Booed.

The Harder I Work, The Luckier I Get

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Would Google have become today’s juggernaut without Yahoo! Overnight success. It’s If you were reading the headlines from only 2.5

TechZulu Presents: The Annual Startup Forecast

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MusicMatch was acquired by Yahoo! 28 from 7pm-10pm in Santa Monica. There will be plenty of  FREE  food and drinks! in 2004. On Demand).

Some Thoughts on Leadership Going into 2016

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It’s why I was always critical of the “acquihire culture” at places like Yahoo ! You can’t get that if you only play the outside book. 5. Having time to think about “leadership” at most startups feels like a luxury. The reality of most startups is about survival. It’s a new year – 2016.

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AdventureLink Being Sold, In Foreclosure

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The firm's former CEO, former Yahoo VP Jeff Dossett, shows on his LinkedIn profile that he departed the firm sometime this month. READ MORE>>.

CapLinked Raise $1.6m Series A Round & Appoint Adam Sroka As VP Technology

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Jackson FF Angel FinTech Joe Lonsdale Paypal Peter Thiel Raadt Siemer Siemer Ventures SoCal YahooAccording to CEO Eric M. Now $2.5

Discussion Creation Among Bloggers - LinkedIn, Blogging and Discussion Groups

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skip to main | skip to sidebar SoCal CTO Thursday, March 22, 2007 Discussion Creation Among Bloggers - LinkedIn, Blogging and Discussion Groups Ive been participating in a Yahoo Group that are users of LinkedIn and who are Bloggers: [link] Its an interesting group of folks from diverse backgrounds. See Five Things Meme as an example.

63 Los Angeles Entrepreneurs To Be Proud Of

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million members who have added over 270 million books, completely by word of mouth. Our Best Interviews Via Email: Monthly. Weekly. Idea Mensch.

How ScoreStream Is Crowdsourcing Its Way Into High School Sports Media

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And then we signed a deal with Gannett to power scores to their newspapers and TV and websites, and we also signed a deal with Yahoo's Rivals.

ZEFR Names Product Head

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Furukawa has previously worked for Yahoo!, The Enthusiast Network, Kelly Blue Book, and Rubicon Project. READ MORE>>.

Connecting with People and High Level Communication (A TechCrunch Disrupt 2012 Experience)

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DJZ. I had the pleasure of hanging out in the DJ booth at the TCDisrupt Yahoo! Every conference is different. We will ask if we need more.

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The 7 “Free” Ways to Get Traffic on the Web

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Search Engines – Google, Yahoo, MSN, ASK redirect billions of searches everyday.Search engines have the potential to drive millions of visitors to a given site.Wikipedia and About are two of the most popular sites on the web, but the majority of their traffic comes from referrals from search engines, not people going directly to their site.To

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The Guy Who Took on Google (and now LinkedIn): Mike Yavonditte

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Instead, they tried to use their search position to offer a portal like Excite and Yahoo! Love it. Thank you, John. were doing. Finance.

Tech Titans Peter Thiel, Matt Jacobson, Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, Mich Mathews, Elon Musk Buy Homes in Los Angeles

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NAME Yahoo. Another client, Oracle co-founder Larry Ellison, just closed on a deal to buy ex- Yahoo. books. Facebook. Twitter.

Social Networking Addiction Bears Fruit

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Just this week I met @MarshaCollier, the author of over 25 books on eBay. The first to respond was @robinzucker of Yahoo! Yahoo!

Social Networking Addiction Bears Fruit FAST

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Just this week I met @MarshaCollier, the author of over 25 books on eBay. The first to respond was @robinzucker of Yahoo! Yahoo!

Geni Adds "Family Finder"

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According to Geni, the new feature will look through your address book and select anyone that the company's software thinks is related to you.

CapLinked Adds New Features

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Jackson--said it has added a new address book feature, importing of contacts, as well as support for asset sales. CapLinked said the new address feature makes sharing deals on the service easier, and also allows users to import contacts from Gmail, Yahoo Mail, and Hotmail. The firm--which is headed by very early PayPal vet Eric M.

How Sendgrid Makes Sure Those App Emails Go Through, With Jim Franklin

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They've talked about this in their book, Do More Faster, where they talk about a variety of web services, including Sendgrid. What is Sendgrid?

Social Networking (the Shorter Version) Past, Present, Future

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Yahoo! Yahoo! This blog post originally appeared in serialized form here on TechCrunch. Social Networks: Past, Present & Future.

Startup Grind Turns the Tables on Mark Suster

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And that was like the coolest thing ever, because you didn’t have to swap floppy drive anymore.  I don’t know why, but she bought Lotus 1-2-3 and I had learned Lotus and VisiCalc before it.  I bought a book and I learned how to program macros and build spreadsheets. I was 14.  Last month they turned the tables on me. Sorry. 

Social Networking and Business Value

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He has also been a Regional Sales Director and National Account Director for Facebook. A 12 - year veteran of the online world, he has worked in sales, business development and content partnership functions for Yahoo!, In 2005, Majid coauthored "Data Strategy" a book designed to help streamline information management within organizations.

Twiistup 007: Date, Speakers, Early Bird Special

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In 1995 he developed with Robert Morris the first web-based application, Viaweb, which was acquired by Yahoo in 1998. gigaom.com.  . Paul Grahm.

Launchpad LA – 10 Startup Companies to Watch

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We had executives from the studios like Fox, Warner Bros and Disney.  We had software executives from Google, Yahoo!, Watch this space.

How SportStream Is Crowdsourcing Its Way Into High School Sports Media

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And then we signed a deal with Gannett to power scores to their newspapers and TV and websites, and we also signed a deal with Yahoo's Rivals.

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

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GeoCities, Tripod & Yahoo! Yahoo! Yahoo! Facebook went on become larger than even Google and Yahoo! chuckle. around $6.5

Twiistup 6 Highlights

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Jason’s cutting wit and insightful commentary made for entertaining listening on topics ranging from the Microsoft / Yahoo!

Is it a Good Idea to Have Ads in Tweets?

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then remember when Amazon started selling books on the web.  Advertising is also what allows you to watch Hulu for free, use Yahoo!

Frank Addantes FounderBlog: Startup 1.0: “The Bug Bite” - The Internet Needs a Card Catalogue (I guess that’s a search engine)

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It was an Internet search engine and directory "dot-com" (competitor to Yahoo!, we didnt even know Yahoo! ► October (1) New Video!

Twiistup 007: Final Showoff's Additional Speakers and TZ Discount

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He is the co-author of several books including The Black Art of Java Game Programming(Waite Group Press, 1996). Richard Rosenblatt. Eric Ries.

Interview with Matthew Graczyk, Zubican

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For books, mortgages, or digital cameras, you can go somewhere and put in a detailed search criteria, and find a detailed solution. READ MORE

Interview with Eric Hovanec and Steve Reich, LeisureLink

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funding round for the firm's travel booking service. became an angel investor after Overture was acquired by Yahoo. Yesterday, Pasadena-based LeisureLink (www.leisurelink.com) announced a $6.2M We caught up with Eric Hovanec, the firm's CEO, and Steve Reich, the firm's SVP of Sales, to hear more about the funding.