Archive | May 2011

The Top 10 VC Firms, According To InvestorRank

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Boston has a great tech entrepreneurship community!

*This list is based on “network centrality” and not on actual returns.

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Facebook is a Failure – Gawker

Facebook wants to be your life. They want you to chat, exchange messages and publish your photos using their services. That’s ok. It’s a good concept. Too bad Facebook’s technology sucks to the point of being unusable at times. [Gizmodo]

Who doesn’t agree?

NFC payment methods are coming your way.

MasterCard Study: Youngsters Will Be The Catalyst Of Mobile Payment Adoption

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by Jordan Crook on May 19, 2011
NFC payments have already become somewhat of the norm over in Japan, but here in the States, near field communication technology hasn’t quite taken off yet. However, that’s not to say that U.S. Americans aren’t ready to use their cell phone as a wallet, as shown by a study conducted by MasterCard.

Blip.tv is becoming a discovery platform for online video (like original web series)

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Very cool. Blip CEO Mike Hudack admits that the site design is not very good, and explains how they plan to improve it while solving a problem for consumers.

Social Hiring App

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via techcrunch.com

Exclusive: Jobvite Recruits $15 Million In Funding For Social Hiring Applications

Timely.

A Little Augmented Reality Check From Metaio

Anyway, check out the video below and let your imagination run wild for a bit. Let us know what you think is next for Augmented Reality?

So much potential!

A Little Augmented Reality Check From Metaio

Anyway, check out the video below and let your imagination run wild for a bit. Let us know what you think is next for Augmented Reality?

So much potential!