Mon.Apr 16, 2012

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

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Article first published as Steve Blank Discusses Origin And Future Of Lean Startup Movement on Technorati. I recently spoke with Steve Blank, author of the new book The Startup Owner’s Manual. Steve is also a Stanford Professor and noted marketing entrepreneur.

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Zillow Plans Jobs, New Office In Orange County

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Real estate website Zillow , known for its "Zillow Zestimate" home valuation tool and other related real estate services, is planning to open a new office in Orange County, and also plans to ramp up hiring in the new office.

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Tupac Brought Back to Life Thanks to Hologram Technology

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For those that didn’t make it out to this year’s first Coachella weekend get ready for you mind to be blown. Thanks hologramic technology of which we’ve only seen like this in Star Trek or Science Fiction movies, we got to enjoy Tupac being back for one night.

Active Storage Names Engineering VP

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Torrance-based Active Storage , the developer of RAID storage systems aimed at the Apple and creative industry, said this morning that it has named Venkat Ramakrishnan as its new Vice President of Engineering. Ramakrishnan was most recently at Promise Technology, and also has served at Cisco and IBM.

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MGM In Deal With YouTube

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A new content distribution deal between Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and YouTube , announced over the weekend, will bring over 600 new titles for rent to YouTube and Google Play, the two firm said Sunday. YouTube and MGM said that the deal will bring such titles as "Terminator", "Robocop", and "Rocky" to both YouTube and Google's recently renamed Android app and content marketplace. YouTube said it now has five of the six major studios offering up their movies for rent on the two services.

Nukona Acquired By Symantec

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San Diego-based Nukona , a developer of mobile application management software, has been acquired by security software giant Symantec. Symantec said it completed the acquisition this morning. The deal had originally been announced in April. Symantec said that Nukona will bolster Symantec's enterprise mobility software portfolio. Nukona had been founded by Chris Perrett, Jeff Enderwick, and Brad Murdoch. The company was backed by Citrix and angel investors. READ MORE>>.

Broadcom Adds New 10GBASE-T PHY

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Irvine-based semiconductor maker Broadcom announced this morning that it has shipped a new line of 10GBASE-T PHYs this morning.

WD Ships Speedy 1TB Drive

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Irvine-based Western Digital said this morning that it is shipping a new, 1TB hard drive, the VelociRaptor 1 TB, aimed at high performance PCs and workstations. The firm said the new 10,000 RPM SATA hard drive is aimed at applications such as video editing and digital content creation and management. The new product lists at $319.99, and there are also 500GB and 250GB versions of the hard drive available. READ MORE>>. western digital hard drive velociraptor sata