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[credit provider=”Owen Thomas, Business Insider”] Thursday night, hundreds of members of the technology elite—founders, investors, hustlers, hackers—gathered at the Louise M. Davies Symphony Hall for the sixth annual Crunchies Awards, a ceremony which celebrates private-stock valuations and product launches instead of box-office scores and film premieres.When a handful of tech […]
[credit provider=”PlayStation via Kotaku” url=”http://updates.kotaku.com/post/34746962264/in-france-the-ps-vita-is-being-promoted-with-four”] There’s no such thing as bad press. It’s a cliché, and — even worse than that — it’s not even true.If you want evidence that the public spotlight is a bad thing on occasion, you should acquaint yourself with the story of Ocean Marketing.
For a small developer who’s just released an iOS app, a position near the top of Apple’s App Store rankings could mean the difference between a million dollars in revenue and Top Ramen for dinner.
[credit provider=”Ellis Hamburger, Business Insider”] Groupon is testing out an offering of its own in the increasingly crowded payments space, according to an email I was forwarded by a business that was solicited for the service. (Disclosure: I have various puts against Groupon.)The pricing is extremely aggressive, with a 1.8% […]
[credit provider=”Groupon”] According to a former salesperson at Groupon, top sales talent is leaving the company as its troubles mount. As of this morning, Groupon reached another all time low, trading on the NASDAQ at $10, half off its $20 IPO price. In just the month of April, the stock […]
[credit provider=”Boomlagoon”] Angry Birds has become a worldwide phenomenon with more than 700 million downloads. So it’s no small event when two of the leaders who created the mobile game leave the nest at Rovio to form their own game studio.Antti Stén (pictured left), the lead server architect for the […]
[credit provider=”AP”] Apple has long been known for its intense focus on consistent branding and beautiful simplicity.While today’s Apple event unveiled a couple new improvements to an expected lineup of products, it also revealed a certain sloppiness that was absent from former, Steve Jobs-led launches.
CloudBeat 2011— taking place November 30 – December 1 in Redwood City, CA — will be different from existing cloud conferences.
Last night, VentureBeat’s Dylan Tweney accused TechCrunch of “trading favours for exclusives.” He claimed advertisers spend money with TechCrunch in exchange for non-sponsored posts and exclusives. The proof, Tweney said, was an accidental email sent to VentureBeat — one Tweney thought was intended for TechCrunch. In it, a startup seemed […]
With all of the supernatural success swirling around legendary Apple CEO Steve Jobs as he steps down from the position, it’s easy to forget that he’s human. Michael Dhuey, 53, had two opportunities to experience the real Jobs through working with him.
Online payments enabler PayPal today unveiled its first NFC (near-field communication) solution for Android devices at the MobileBeat 2011 conference in San Francisco.
Marissa Mayer, Google’s vice president of location and local services, answered questions on-stage today at the Social-Loco conference in San Francisco, where interviewer John Battelle asked her directly: So what is Google’s social strategy?
The move by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, one of Silicon Valley’s leading venture capital firms, to hire former eBay CEO Meg Whitman as an advisor is not an “odd” move, as VentureBeat’s Anthony Ha characterised it. It’s astute and clever.