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Curating The Web Using PublishThis, with Matt Kumin


It's all about what is happening on the realtime web. What's your background, and what is PublishThis all about? We're in beta now. Thanks!

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Interview with Jamie Siminoff,


Fred Wilson has a pretty good track record on investments he's done in the web space. is backed by $2.1M Jamie, thanks.

Why Venture Capital is So Much More Compelling Now

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The costs to start are much lower than ever (90% reduction in infrastructure costs to start a company through open source & web services) and large companies being created in many geographies. Please don’t forget to subscribe to my newsletter to make sure you get the deck next week when I publish it! Thus is a key point.

Make It Work Expands Into Web Services


Santa Barbara-based Make It Work , the in-home computer and electronics service and help firm headed by Eric David Greenspan, said this week that it has launched a new web and social media services arm. The firm is backed by The Tech Coast Angels, Frontera Capital, Somera Ventures, and others. READ MORE>>.

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Spam’s Cousin | Graymail and How Hotmail Is Conquering It

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That entails that your mail is mostly filled with solicited emails, daily deal coupons, and lolcats newsletters. Then the Internet grew up.

TechZulu Heads to CES 2012! And Your Chance to Win A Kindle Fire!

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Share their perspectives for trends shaping the connected TV market, mobile and web apps, iPad, content discovery. for all your CES goodness.

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Libya Domain Startups Face Uncertain Renewal


domain name, used by such services as Los Angeles-based Twitter ad service , URL shortening service , and a slew of other Web services, appear to be under threat from the war in Libya. domain name --, an online newsletter service started by The addresses, they may be unable to do so.

How This Entrepreneur Raised $28,000 Using Airbnb to Fund Her Startup

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This was the first in her string of web properties. Tracy DiNunzio isn’t your typical Silicon Valley startup founder. More on that later.

Go West Young Men: Winklevoss Twins Buy $18M L.A. Mansion To Dive Into SoCal Tech Scene

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Before that, she was a contributing editor for Electronic News, the semiconductor industry trade newsletter. Startups. Mobile. Gadgets. Europe.

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Interview: Isaac Garcia of Central Desktop


"Today, web-collaboration means everything from web-meetings, to video conferencing, to Skype, etc. "Two things stand out.

Four ways to find new business in the new year


Owned media comes from the databases you own, such as your company’s web site, email. Happy New Year from Dave and BERKONOMICS. Positioning

3 Sales Tips for Startups – Creating a Burning Platform

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In products designed to sell directly on the web the process is no different. That’s why websites offer newsletters. Why Buy Mine?

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The Power of Twitter in Information Discovery

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First, A Primer: Portals, RSS, Feed Readers & Delicious - When the web started we needed directories to find information and thus Yahoo!

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


We move transactional mail between web applications and end users. Jim Franklin: Web developers are good at building web applications.

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The social Web in 2010: The emerging standards and technologies to watch

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Dion Hinchcliffe Get Enterprise Web 2.0 The Social Web Challenges of 2010: A List What are the challenges with the social Web today?

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5 things Silicon Valley gets wrong about Southern California

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Newsletters. Web Design Software. Web Hosting Software. VentureBeat | News About Tech, Money and Innovation. Whats Hot Menu.

Why You Should Start a Company in. Los Angeles

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RSS ); Why You Should Start a Company in. But emerging entrepreneurial hubs around the country are giving startup aspirants options. What makes L.A.

Userplane: We're Not Dead Yet


Santa Monica-based Userplane , which develops web widgets used by other online community sites, including chat and other collaboration applications, told its users today in an email that the firm's future "remains bright." Userplane was acquired by AOL in 2006. READ MORE>>.

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

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Email Newsletters and Alerts. Email Newsletters and Alerts. WSJ Web Slice. Newsletters. Facebook. Twitter. WSJ Live. India.

Be Jane Sold


Burbank-based Be Jane , the angel funded, online home improvement site focused on women, told its users that it has sold the web site to an undisclosed buyer, according to reports. The firm said in a newsletter to users that the buyer was a "perfectly suited partner" in the home industry.

How to Block Unwanted Bots from Your Website with.htaccess

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Those bots retrieve a copyof your web page so that they can include relevant terms from that page in their search index. Not all bots are benign however.Some bots go through your website looking for web forms and email addresses to send you spam. You need to be able to check your sites raw web logs. Who is this article for?

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Insights and Opinions: Social media: You at the Helm of Your Own New Starship


Meanwhile, all of us get more news and information than ever, sliced, diced, pushed or aggregated by Web sites, email alerts, blogs, Facebook, Tweets and the socalTECH newsletter youre reading now. According to the brand-ranking database Engagement DB, companies embracing social media grew revenues by 18 percent in the past 12 months.

Microsoft Unveils

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Microsoft says that though inbox size is not in itself an issue inboxes are getting filled up with spam and unwanted newsletters. Solution.

Zite | Your Personalized Magazine

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It started as basic as signing up for a newsletter from your favorite site to customizing a profile to display particular topics.

Interview with Matt Edelman, ThisNext


This week, Santa Monica-based ThisNext ( said it has raised another round of funding for the firm's social shopping site. We've got 3.5

The Innovation Economy

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commercial maturity until the mid-1990s, when the Web. To download the newsletter in its entirety, go here. July 19, 2012. An Article for the Technolink Association: Dr. Kevin J. Scanlon and Ms. Jessica Seay-Klatt. Pasadena Angels Investment Group. Society today continues to benefit from game-changing. These partnerships. This is.

Spolsky on Software on Both Sides of The Table

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They didn’t focus on building for the web and they lost a great opportunity to win the transition to browser based applications. Thanks.

Story Crawler


My pal Denny Dansereau gave me beta access to his new “Story Crawler&# web app and I’m stoked, and for a few reasons. Hats off!

Interview with Mike Starkenburg, Image Metrics


We spoke with CEO Mike Starkenburg -- a former venture capitalist at the Sprout Group and longtime reader of our newsletter -- about the firm and its technology and how it's revolutionizing facial animation in both computer games and the movies. Editor's note: you can see Image Metrics "Emily" demo on their web site ).

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

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Prior to Vator, Bambi was an award-winning columnist and correspondent at Dow Jones MarketWatch, where she had 400,000 subscribers to her newsletter.