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Frank Addantes FounderBlog: Elements of Sustainable Companies

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2006 (20) ► December (2) Just Say What it Is 12 Proven Guidelines for Rapid Product Development. I guess this is how a world-class firm like Sequoia Capital finds and invests in world-class companies such as Google, Yahoo!,

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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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2006 (20) ► December (2) Just Say What it Is 12 Proven Guidelines for Rapid Product Development. It was an Internet search engine and directory "dot-com" (competitor to Yahoo!, we didnt even know Yahoo! … challenge: Competing with Yahoo!,

Why Google Fiber? Moat-widening Endeavor & Future of Computing.

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It’s not publicly known exactly when Google began developing Chrome and Chromium, but it must have been late 2006 or early 2007 since Chrome launched in September 2008. 02 per Google search, and provided Yahoo for free.

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MomentFeed Snags Facebook Vet

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Lissner joined Facebook as the firm's first Los Angeles salesperson in 2006, and also previously served at Yahoo, both in the Bay Area and in Los Angeles on Yahoo's entertainment efforts. Location-based analytics software firm MomentFeed , which is based in Santa Monica, has turned to a former Facebook executive for advice, the firm said today.

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TechZulu Presents: The Annual Startup Forecast

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MusicMatch was acquired by Yahoo! acquired by AOL in 2006), a Senior Vice President of Business and Legal Affairs of Universal Studios, and a senior business and legal affairs executive at New Line Cinema and Savoy Pictures Entertainment.

9 Technology Innovations Made In The USA

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The Model S, primarily assembled at Tesla’s main plant in Fremont, California, wowed pundits and critics so much that it won 2012 Car Of The Year awards from Motor Trend, Automobile Magazine, Yahoo Motors, and more.

Entrepreneurs Should be Respected, Not Loved

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I’ve been thinking a lot about what it takes to be a great leader and seem to be having this conversation a lot lately about Facebook, Yahoo!, Take Jerry Yang, the co-founder of Yahoo! I never worked at Yahoo! But his role as “Chief Yahoo!&#

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As Populist as it May Feel, 98% of VCs Aren’t Dumb

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After all, I am no stranger to the publicly expressing the frustrations of dealing with the downside of this industry as I wrote about in 2006 when I was an entrepreneur. Nothing was more heart warming than the photo of David Karp hugging Bijan Sabet after the sale to Yahoo!

Are Business Plans Still Necessary?

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I remember going to an Under the Radar conference in 2006 in the heat of the Web 2.0 and the subsequent acquisition sprees of companies like Google, Yahoo!, This is part of my ongoing series of posts and I need to file this one under both Raising Venture Capital and Startup Advice.

Know When to Hold 'Em, Know When to Fold 'Em.

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By 2006, Mr. Boden had established the website as the 3rd largest website in Asia (behind only Google and Yahoo) and as one of the top 100 websites in the world. Thursday, April 26, 2012 -- Know When to Hold 'Em, Know When to Fold 'Em. Meet Patrick Boden, founder of Badongo.com. In October 2007, Badongo.com raised a seven figure round of funding from a number of well-known angel investors, including super angels, Peter Thiel and Mike Maples. Badongo had hit the big time.or had it?

Activision Names Rosensweig CEO of RedOctane

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Santa Monica-based video games developer Activision has tapped former Yahoo! Rosensweig was most recently COO of Yahoo from 2002 to 2006. COO Dan Rosensweig as CEO of the firms's RedOctane business unit--the unit which is in charge of its Guitar Hero franchise. According to Activision, Rosensweig will oversee game development, hardware manufacturing, supply chain, logistics, and marketing for RedOctane.

Activision Names Rosenweig CEO of RedOctane

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Santa Monica-based video games developer Activision has tapped former Yahoo! Rosenweig was most recently COO of Yahoo from 2002 to 2006. COO Dan Rosenweig as CEO of the firms's RedOctane business unit--the unit which is in charge of its Guitar Hero franchise. According to Activision, Rosenweig will oversee game development, hardware manufacturing, supply chain, logistics, and marketing for RedOctane.

63 Los Angeles Entrepreneurs To Be Proud Of

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Otis Chandler built Goodreads in 2006 because he believed in social networking and wanted to see what his friends were reading. Our Best Interviews Via Email: Monthly. Weekly. Idea Mensch. where entrepreneurs share their stories. About. Events. Contact. Subscribe to RSS. Subscribe to RSS.

GoodSearch Gets Patent

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The patent was granted on August 3rd, and was first file in August of 2006. GoodSearch uses Yahoo's search technology but redirects 50 percent of its revenues to charities selected by users. Los Angeles-based GoodSearch.com , the online search engine which shares its advertising revenues with charities, said Tuesday that it has received a patent on its technology. According to the firm, it has received patent number 7,769,738 from the U.S. Patent and Trademark office.

Zag Makes Exec Hires, Promotions

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Brenner has served at 1-800-CARSEARCH, PromiseMark, and CARFAX; Pributsky joined Zag in 2006 and served at eVox Productions and Malldecker Media; Easterby was most recently at Yahoo!;

Once Upon a Time in Jorts

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245 people registered, Yahoo! Notes to self: Get to know the presenters, practice presentation, call Yahoo!,

Interview with Matthew Graczyk, Zubican

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It was the third week of December 2006, and I was involved with a biodiesel company. Matthew Graczyk: I started the company in December of 2006, but I knew I wanted a strong finance and operations person, and a strong etch person.

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! Since 2006 I have been lamenting what I see as “the Facebook problem&# – they are trying to lump me into one big social network.

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

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As a serial entrepreneur and Internet visionary, Richard co-founded Demand Media in May 2006, and currently serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. In 1995 he developed with Robert Morris the first web-based application, Viaweb, which was acquired by Yahoo in 1998.

This Week in VC – Scott Painter, CEO of Zag & TrueCar

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Rumored to have turned down acquisition offers from Yahoo and Facebook. Danish VOIP technology company founded in 2006 by entrepreneur Tanveer Sharif.

How brain-amputated developers created the social media plague

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Sebastian’s Pamphlets If you’ve read my articles somewhere on the Internet, expect something different here.

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How to cleverly integrate your own URI shortener

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For example Yahoo truncates the trailing slash. Sebastian’s Pamphlets If you’ve read my articles somewhere on the Internet, expect something different here.

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The Startup Guide To SXSW Panel Picking

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I first attended SxSW in 2006, and was blown away. Meg Garlinghouse, Yahoo! The time is once again upon us. Thousands of people submit their panels for SXSWi (South by Southwest Interactive) and only a handful will be selected to present.