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Michael Carney / PandoDaily:
Grubwithus becomes Superb, a platform for discovering new places and which friends to share them with   —  Have you ever heard about a hot new restaurant far off the beaten path and wondered which of your friends would be willing to venture out and try it with you?
Apr 16, 2014, 11:30 AMIn context
Brendan Eich:
Brendan Eich on leaving Mozilla, taking a break and what's next   —  The Next Mission  —  Slides for the brief talk that I gave at a Harvard seminar on privacy and user data organized by John Taysom last week.  —  My talk was really more about the “network problem” than the “protocol problem”.
Apr 3, 2014, 7:33 PMIn context
Palmer Luckey / Oculus VR:
Oculus founder: joining Facebook is “the clear and obvious path to delivering virtual reality to everyone”   —  The Future of Virtual Reality  —  I've always loved games.  They're windows into worlds that let us travel somewhere fantastic.  My foray into virtual reality …
Mar 26, 2014, 11:40 AMIn context
Roger Cheng / CNET:
Sony won't use Android Wear, will stick with Smartwatch   —  The head of Sony Mobile's US arm also tells CNET that sales of its Xperia Z1s has exceeded expectations at T-Mobile.  —  Sony's SmartWatch 2.  —  Sarah Tew/CNET  —  ATLANTA—Sony will continue to strike its own path when it comes to its wearable products.
Mar 25, 2014, 10:30 AMIn context
Jon Brodkin / Ars Technica:
Apple wants its own path on Comcast network for video service, WSJ says   —  Apple is negotiating with Comcast in an attempt to create “a streaming-television service that would use an Apple set-top box and get special treatment on Comcast's cables to ensure it bypasses congestion on the Web,” The Wall Street Journal reported today.
Mar 23, 2014, 10:35 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Duolingo Raises $20M Series C Led By Kleiner Perkins To Dominate Online Language Learning   —  The popular language learning platform Duolingo today announced that it has closed a $20 million Series C round led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.  As Duolingo's founder Luis von Ahn told me …
Feb 18, 2014, 2:30 PMIn context
David Barboza / New York Times:
On WeChat's phenomenal rise, which may doom Facebook's chances for market leadership in China   —  A Popular Chinese Social Networking App Blazes Its Own Path  —  SHANGHAI — Every half-hour or so, Jenny Zhao, young and wired, unlocks her iPhone 5 to connect with friends using Weixin, China's wildly popular social messaging app.
Jan 21, 2014, 10:30 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / The Next Web:
Path launches for Windows Phone as a public beta   —  Path today quietly launched an app for Windows Phone, but there's a small catch: it's a public beta.  Nevertheless, the social network has arrived on Microsoft's mobile platform and you can grab the app now directly from the Windows Phone Store.
Jan 17, 2014, 5:40 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Re/code:
Path receives additional $25M in funding led by Indonesia's Bakrie Global Group, an “up round” according to CEO   —  Path Closes $25 Million Funding, Led by Indonesia's Bakrie Global Group  —  Path, the private social network, said it had finally closed a $25 million Series C round …
Jan 10, 2014, 9:00 PMIn context
Mathew Ingram / Gigaom:
Prismatic wants to build a social network around all of your interests, which is actually a lot harder than it sounds   —  There are social networks all around us these days, from Facebook and Twitter to more targeted networks like Instagram and Path — and new ones seem to be launching every week.
Dec 19, 2013, 1:15 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
Queensland Government partners with Microsoft to bring Office 365 to 149,000 government employees  —  Queensland, the second-largest state in Australia, will partner with Microsoft to bring Office 365 …
Atlassian:
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Silicon Valley Bank:
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