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Jason Calacanis aims to clean up mobile news with Inside.com

The serial entrepreneur thinks sites like BuzzFeed and Business Insider are polluting smartphones, and he wants to curate only the "best" journalism in a new app.

By January 27, 2014

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Journalist: I was assaulted on street for wearing Google Glass

Kyle Russell, a journalist with Business Insider, says he had his Glass ripped from his face in San Francisco's Mission District. However, he says he understands why.

By April 13, 2014

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This could get noisy: New rule lets startups shout for money

The SEC on Monday will lift the ban on "general solicitation" and begin to allow companies to publicly talk about their fundraising efforts. Get ready to hear all about it.

By September 22, 2013

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Crowdsourcing or witch hunt? Reddit, 4chan users try to ID Boston bomb suspects

Social-media users take the FBI's request for photo clues one step further by attempting to ID suspects without hard evidence or legal procedure.

By April 17, 2013

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'Gangnam Style' the $50 million meme?

Psy's epic dance sensation has infiltrated every crevice of pop culture, redefined awesome, and generated tons of money along the way.

By October 1, 2012

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My take on Calacanis' view of the TC50/Demo kerfuffle

It's hard to know precisely who's right about the scheduling conflict, but the available evidence suggests Demo set its fall event dates a long time ago.

By April 3, 2008

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Startup Secret 48: We are programmed to receive

Listening to questions--and answering them--is as important a skill as giving the pitch, whether you're on a stage or in a one-on-one meeting.

By March 19, 2012

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Shimon Peres calls for tech to leverage infantry

Appealing to an audience of inventors at the Launch conference, the president of Israel suggested they could both help Israel and take advantage of its resources.

By March 7, 2012

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Google planning to open retail store in Dublin?

The search giant is considering selling its merchandise in a retail store at its European headquarters. Plans have been approved, but the company hasn't made a decision yet.

By February 9, 2012

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Can Amazon replicate Apple's brick-and-mortar success?

Rumor has it that Amazon is considering opening stores--the real, brick-and-mortar kind. Is that a good idea?

By February 6, 2012