95 Results for

serendipity

Article

Highlight vs. Glancee at SXSW: Rolling with the serendipity

At SXSW, CNET's Daniel Terdiman lets the people discovery apps lead him to new contacts who wax philosophical about whether the new genre of tools will really change how we interact.

By Mar. 10, 2012

Article

Jack Dorsey: Twitter's business model based on 'serendipity'

The creator of Twitter (and CEO of Square) says the microblogging site's ad model shows big promise.

By Nov. 13, 2011

Article

mac.column.ted: Serendipity rules [Plus: A Grab Bag of items]

mac.column.ted: Serendipity rules [Plus: A Grab Bag of items]

By Nov. 9, 2004

Article

Watch as driver's phone captures celestial road rage instant karma

On a Florida highway, a man is tailgating in his very large truck. He finally offers the driver he's following his middle finger. Then the gods offer him retribution. Now it's all over YouTube.

By Mar. 27, 2014

Article

Jack Dorsey

Jack Dorsey splits his time between Twitter and Square, where he is co-founder and CEO.

By Dec. 11, 2012

Article

The 404 1,397: Where we keep you in the dark (podcast)

A real life "Serendipity" story plays out on Facebook, 3D-printing a pizza, another smartphone app gets caught distributing users' private information, and the Japanese figure out a way to stop accidents caused by texting.

By Dec. 6, 2013

Article

BlackBerry turned down Bieber because 'he's not going to last'

According to Bloomberg Businessweek, the fine Canadian singer offered himself as a brand ambassador to his fellow Canadians for a mere $200,000 and 20 phones. He was rejected.

By Dec. 5, 2013

Article

Conan sexes up Martha Stewart's Match.com profile

Martha Stewart has joined Match.com. Clearly, she may encounter some issues there. Conan O'Brien decides to help.

By May. 4, 2013

Article

Path's big bold plan to live stream your life

After licking its wounds from what was seen as one of the biggest privacy snafu's since Facebook's Beacon, Path is taking the reins from users with a unique form of data collection.

By Jul. 31, 2013

Article

Man forgets he once bought $25 of Bitcoins -- now worth $848K

A Norwegian man bought 5,000 Bitcoins in 2009. Suddenly, he wonders what they're now worth. A lot, is the answer. In fact, he's already bought an apartment with some of it.

By Oct. 29, 2013