Streaming Media West 2010

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Tuesday, November 2, 2010 -- Streaming Media West 2010. Streaming Media West targets media owners, broadcasters, viral video creators, online marketers, enterprise corporations, ad agencies, educators, and others for whom the latest online video technologies are key to their business models.

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Streaming Media West 2010

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Wednesday, November 3, 2010 -- Streaming Media West 2010. Streaming Media West targets media owners, broadcasters, viral video creators, online marketers, enterprise corporations, ad agencies, educators, and others for whom the latest online video technologies are key to their business models.

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Top 29 Startup Posts May 2010

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Continuing my series of posts that I’ve been collecting that live at the intersection of Startups and being a Startup CTO : Startup CTO Top 30 Posts for April 16 Great Startup Posts from March here are the top posts from May 2010. Kathy Sierra at Business of Software 2009 - Business of Software Blog , May 4, 2010 "In the old days, getting customers was easy. Now, thanks to social media, you don't have to outspend. MongoDB at Etsy - Code as Craft , May 19, 2010 Hi!

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Top 30 Startup Posts for July 2010

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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. 5 Lessons from 150 startup pitches - A Smart Bear: Startups and Marketing for Geeks , July 11, 2010 I just reviewed several hundred startup pitches for Capital Factory.

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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. 500 Hats , February 1, 2010 When to Use Facebook Connect – Twitter Oauth – Google Friend Connect for Authentication? Steve Blank , January 25, 2010 10 Tips for Adding Game Mechanics to a Non-Gaming Service - ReadWriteStart , September 21, 2010 Startups & VCs: Learn How to Design, Market, & Eat Your Own. -

What Mattered in 2010: Greg Martin, Archer Venture Capital

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2010 was a momentus year for me personally. Coming off a very successful exit with Networks in Motion at the end of 2009, 2010 has been a very exciting year for several of my companies, Socialvibe, 2tor, Leadpoint, Webvisible and Impact Radius.

Top 40 Startup Posts for August 2010

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This continues my series of posts: Top 30 Startup Posts for July 2010 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 Here they are: How to Minimize Politics in Your Company - Ben's Blog , August 24, 2010 “Who the f@#k you think you f$&kin’ with. August 20, 2010 They say people won't pay for content. Here’s the video (each talk is 7 minutes long): Video: AngelConf 2010.

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Immersive Technology Summit 2010

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Thursday, October 21, 2010 -- Immersive Technology Summit 2010. On October 21th, 2010, the worlds first Immersive Technology summit will be held at LA Center Studios to showcase industry leaders of immersive technology and collaborate on themes of innovation, applications, and future development. Media will cover cutting-edge technologies and science-fiction brought to life.

2010 State of Evolving Media Address

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Thursday, January 28, 2010 -- 2010 State of Evolving Media Address. New media and entertainment lawyer James Nguyen will talk on the latest technology and business trends, key intellectual property issues in the evolving media landscape, and practical tips for negotiating content licenses in the digital age. Presented by the Beverly Hills Bar Association Intellectual Property, Internet and New Media Section.

Top 30 Startup Posts in June 2010

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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. 10 Ways To Be Your Own Boss - A VC : Venture Capital and Technology , June 18, 2010 The folks at Behance and Cool Hunting asked me to talk at their 99% Conference a couple months ago. 37 Startup Insights - OnStartups , June 7, 2010 Earlier this year, I had a chance to attend SxSW.

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Social Media, the Customer Service Spectator, or Superstar?

Eric Greenspan

Using social media to increase your company’s touch and reach with each of your customers may be the most important reason to jump in to this game changing strategy. A few months ago, I used social media to interact with In-N-Out Burger , one of the most loved restaurants in the West.

GDP Talk Trends 2010

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Thursday, February 4, 2010 -- GDP Talk Trends 2010. Fast Company reporter Greg Ferenstein, CitySourced's founder Kurt Daradics and Adam Mefford of MindShare LA) present ideas about trends and realities facing today's world from education and finance to the blending of the personal and professional in the social media world. Come listen to some of LA's great minds (inc.

Solving for Banner Blindness. Solve Media.

Both Sides of the Table

Solve Media is that. In the early days of the Internet as an advertising medium the industry organized to create “standard ad units&# for which most media companies would sell their inventory. Solve Media offers a middle ground that they believe solves the problem.

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Sexting Patent, Facebook “Likes” Bing, School Spying and More on TechZulu Law from BlogWorld 2010

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TechZulu Law went on the road for Episode 2, where co-hosts Christina Gagnier and Lisa Borodkin broadcast live from the floor at BlogWorld Expo 2010 in Las Vegas with special guests J.D. Tags: Social News TechZulu Law Video AOL Art Neill Bing Blogs BlogWorld BlogWorld Expo 2010 Christina Gagnier Copyright Creative Commons Demand Media Facebook Farhad Mohit FTC Guides Internet JD Lasica Lisa Borodkin Mozilla New Media Rights Startups TechZulu Live TZ Law Yahoo

USC Launches Media Lab

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The University of Southern California is looking to tie together technology and media, saying Thursday that it has launched a new Annenberg Innovation Lab as part of the USC Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism.

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BlogWorld and New Media Expo 2010 Update

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Rick Calvert , founder of BlogWorld Expo , gives us a sneak peek of what to expect for BlogWorld and New Media Expo 2010: You can view some of our pervious interviews from BlogWorld Expo 2009 by clicking here.

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Launch to the Moon 2010, MIW style!

Eric Greenspan

Tags: Eric Greenspan make it work customer service mini cooper social media training Twitter

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

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It turns out that I missed October but here are some previous posts in this series: Top 30 Startup Technology and Product Posts for September 2010 Top 40 Startup Posts for August 2010 Top 30 Startup Posts for July 2010 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 This month there are some amazing posts. It’s 2010 and that idea has not graduated to mainstream yet.

Break Media Launches Into CPA Ads, Social Media Marketing

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Los Angeles-based Break Media , the online operator of a network of sites focused on men, announced Friday morning that it has launched a new division focused on CPA, performance marketing. Break Media said that Apogee Media Network will focus on customer acquisition, email marketing, and social media for advertisers, on a CPA-basis. Tags: marketing media social advertising break apogee

Social Media Week

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Friday, September 24, 2010 -- Social Media Week. See [link] (more

Social Media Week

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Thursday, September 23, 2010 -- Social Media Week. See [link] (more

Social Media Week

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Tuesday, September 21, 2010 -- Social Media Week. See [link] (more

Social Media Week

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Monday, September 20, 2010 -- Social Media Week. See [link] (more

Demand Media Updates eHow

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Los Angeles-based Demand Media , the online media site run by Richard Rosenblatt, said Friday that it has updated its eHow web site, the firm's questions and answers site. Demand Media said that part of the update are features to help advertisers reach the right audience on the site, explaining that one of the new channels, the seasonal Back to School channel, is being sponsored by Chevrolet. Tags: ehow demand media question answer video help

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Pubcon 2010 Here We Come!

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The TechZulu team is coming back to Pubcon this year from November 8-11 to bring you some amazing content from the masters of affiliate marketing, Search and SEO, Social Media, Link building, Advertising, Branding, PR, Analytics and tons more. Tags: Advertising & PR Events Pubcon Social Media Video Advertising affiliate marketing analytics Branding Link building PR pubcon Search SEM SEO

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Specific Media Promotes Schulz

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Irvine-based Specific Media , a provider of contextual, online advertising services, announced today that it has promoted Jon Schluz to Executive Vice President. According to Specific Media, Schulz will help the firm develop overall company strategy and direction. Specific Media one of the major operators of Internet advertising networks. Tags: specific media advertising contextual executive

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Demand Media Files For IPO

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Santa Monica-based Demand Media , the online media firm run by Richard Rosenblatt, has finally filed for its long awaited IPO. in the first six months of 2010. Among warrant holders of the firm's stock are Lane Armstrong and his foundation--which has lent Armstrong's backing of LiveStrong.com, the firm's health and fitness portal--Bobbi Brown; Tyra Banks--who recently started fashion site with Demand--and InfoSearch Media.

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Social Media Week

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Wednesday, September 22, 2010 -- Social Media Week. See [link] (more

Break Media Goes 3D

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Los Angeles-based Break Media , the online entertainment site run by Keith Richman, said today that it has launched a new, 3D video channel--and will also produce its own, original 3D series. Tags: break media content publishing hollywood Break said the channel, which will roll out over the next two weeks, includes 3D mini shows and action sports video. The channel will also feature other, 3D videos from across the web.

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Demand Media Sweetens Executive Pot

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Ahead of its IPO, Santa Monica-based Demand Media , the online domain name and media publishing business run by Richard Rosenblatt, updated its IPO filings Thursday, saying that it has granted $30.8M Security research firm KnujOn had reported in June that eNom was hosting a number of "criminal pharmacy networks" and had not agreed to cooperate with LegitScript on rooting out those networks; it appears Demand Media is now actively trying to address that problem.

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Sorenson Media Trumpets Growth

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San Diego-based Sorenson Media , a developer of video encoding software and video hosting services, announced today that the firm had 40 percent revenue growth in its first quarter of 2010. Sorenson Media said it saw "significant" revenue growth across all of its product lines, and also has been increasing its hiring. Sorenson Media is headed by Peter Csathy. Tags: sorenson media video codec hosting earnings

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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. Encompass Digital media provides network origination, centralcasting for TV stations, disaster recovery, satellite and fiber transmissions, satellite uplink trucks and digital media services to customers that include ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC Universal and many other broadcast and cable networks.

Demand Media's eNom Snags.CO

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eNom , the domain name registration arm of Santa Monica-based Demand Media , the Internet publishing empire run by Richard Rosenblatt, is hoping to cash in on a new, top level domain,CO, which is slated to come onto the market this year, the firm said today. domain through both eNom.com and BulkRegister.com, which are both owned by Demand Media. Tags: enom demand media level domain columbia registrar

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Miso Media Gets $600K

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Los Angeles-based Miso Media , a developer of music education software, said Friday that it has raised a $600,000 round of seed financing. Miso Media provides technology to help users learn the guitar and ukelele. miso media music education software iphone mobile venture capital seed angelThe round came from Google Ventures, Keith Rabois, Laura Ziskin, and other un-named seed investors. The firm's software runs on the iPhone, iPad Touch, and iPad. READ MORE>>.

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Social Media Matching

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People seem to be missing the really big picture of the value of social media and really the Internet for that matter. Case in point the recent HBR blog post: The Social Media Bubble , by Umair Haque where he advances the following hypothesis: Despite all the excitement surrounding social media, the Internet isn't connecting us as much as we think it is. Ignore what social networks and social media looks like today.