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Vimeo adds more storage, unlimited plays

Vimeo adds more storage, unlimited plays

I just read a “startup story” on Quora about the beginning of YouTube: In the very early days of Facebook, when it had fewer than 15 employees, a guy named Steve Chen decided after working there for only a few weeks that …
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How to avoid version-control disasters

How to avoid version-control disasters

How often do you find yourself the sole author of a written document, with no editorial review or revisions from different people? That’s right — never. Though the days of typewriters and white-out are past us, and it’s no longer …
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1 in 3 people watch videos on their phones

1 in 3 people watch videos on their phones

Some 35% of those surveyed by Harris Interactive on their online video viewing habits are watching videos on their smartphones, according to the study on behalf of blinkx. Unsurprisingly, the majority of the video content viewed on smartphones was of …
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What would an entrepreneur do?

What would an entrepreneur do?

Pivotal Pod just released a video crash course on the lean startup methodology, featuring Eric Ries, Marc Andreessen, and Steve Blank, among others. Learn from the 2012 Lean Startup speakers as they share valuable insights and advice to help you become …
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How to shoot, edit and release a video in 3 days

How to shoot, edit and release a video in 3 days

Pivotal Pod just wrapped up its first ever Boot Camp (Aug 26th – 31st) in which we experimented with applying a lean startup methodology to video production. Typically, the best videos are those that take enough time to do “right”, …
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Finding back-to-school inspiration on YouTube

Finding back-to-school inspiration on YouTube

The back-to-school shopping season is now in full force, but did you know that parents and students both started researching products and sales way back in July? Google has released data that shows a clear rise in researching for back …
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3 things that will change the way we work

3 things that will change the way we work

What is the future of work? Panelists Gary Swart (oDesk), Gene Zaino (MBO Partners), Maynard Webb (Webb Investment Network), R Wang (Constellation Research Inc) and Devin Fidler (IFTF) all gathered today at SXSW V2V to talk about where we’re going. …
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Steve Case: Entrepreneurs are the real American heroes

Steve Case: Entrepreneurs are the real American heroes

Here at SXSW V2V and listening to Steve Case talk about “The Rise of the Entrepreneurial Rest” — below are some of our favorite takeaways: – There’s a fine line between confidence and passion and downright arrogance. Humility is important …
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Enough with the PDFs already

Enough with the PDFs already

When I was a vegetarian — a stint that lasted about 5 years and was totally abandoned when I moved to Italy — I had a realization. There just aren’t enough vegetables to keep things interesting for an extended period …
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Brian Solis & the ultimate moment of truth

Brian Solis & the ultimate moment of truth

This past week we attended the PR Summit in San Francisco, a small but immensely valuable conference that attracts a healthy mix of marketers, entrepreneurs, journalists and PR professionals. *By “healthy mix” I also mean it’s not a bunch of …
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