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Should You Use Kickstarter Instead of Venture Capital?

First of all I did not even consider using Kickstarter to fund a company until a friend of mine pointed out that he was … [Read More...]

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What We Are Up to Now?

Friends and family, With the holidays and end of year coming up I thought timing would be right to let you know what … [Read More...]



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Disneys Magic Bands Leap Frog Mobile Payments and Obsoletes Apple Pay

It is often said that the entertainment industry paves the way for new technologies. I was blown away by how the Disney … [Read More...]

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Create a Corporate Presence for $12

It used to be a lot harder to setup your own domain, website and email. It was particularly more difficult to create … [Read More...]



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Disneys Magic Bands Leap Frog Mobile Payments and Obsoletes Apple Pay

It is often said that the entertainment industry paves the way for new technologies. I was blown away by how the Disney … [Read More...]

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Does it Make Sense for GoPro Stockholders to take $213.6 Million?

GoPro recently went public on the Nasdaq:GPRO. Regardless of whether you think it is worth the current valuation or … [Read More...]




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.COM Domains No Longer Matter as Much as they Used To

Here is why I believe .COM does not matter anymore, or let's just say it does not matter as much as it use to. This … [Read More...]

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How to Advertise on Twitter

Determining how to target your advertising on platforms such as AdWords and Twitter Ads can be confusing. I recently … [Read More...]




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Thanksgiving and Black Friday GoDaddy Deals

Here are the website and domain deals you will want to grab for Thanksgiving weekend. These three Black Friday GoDaddy deals are the best we have seen in a while. Particularly the $1 a month package of Website, Domain and eMail. Three GoDaddy Coupons for Black Friday and Thanksgiving Coupon Code: gotoffer $1 a month […]

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Disneys Magic Bands Leap Frog Mobile Payments and Obsoletes Apple Pay

It is often said that the entertainment industry paves the way for new technologies. I was blown away by how the Disney Magic Bands worked on my recent trip to DisneyWorld. I like, not love, the idea of making payments with my mobile phone much like the new Apple Pay. However I am not loving […]

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Create a Corporate Presence for $12

It used to be a lot harder to setup your own domain, website and email. It was particularly more difficult to create what I would deem corporate email. Being able to synchronize contacts and calendars with coworkers and have email addresses at the same domain used to require dedicated servers and dedicated IT personnel. Of […]

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Amazon Brick and Mortar

It has been reported that Amazon is opening it’s first brick and mortar store. That is somewhat true. According to CNBC it will start as more of a warehouse. The idea is to be able to provide same day delivery within New York city. The store front will also serve to market Amazon’s brand. Another […]

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Tesla and the Convergence of the Auto Industry and Technology

By now you know Tesla unveiled their new Model S which is the Tesla D. The Tesla D is a new dual motor all wheel drive version of the S. I read 0-60 times of 3.2 seconds, wow. Tesla Media Coverage What I found most interesting was the search results and coverage of the Tesla […]

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Make Your First Sale?

For those that have started their own business I present this GoDaddy video. Sales, or raising money, from family is one thing. But once you either obtain outside investment or get your first non-family sale is how you may feel. This video is hilarious. It started off slow but when the entire red head family […]

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Zillow to Buy Trulia for $3.5 Billion in Stock

Zillow was founded in 2005 and is public on the Nasdaq under the symbol Z. Trulia was founded in 2005 and is public on the NYSE under the symbol TRLA. Zillow announced today, 7/28/14, that they would purchase Trulia for $3.5 billion in stock, although the deal is not going to close until sometime in […]

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Are you ready for Shark week?

Shark week begins August 10th. It is impressed that “Shark week“, as it is called, has become as popular as it has. Discovery channel created Shark week back in 1987. There are two interesting Facts It is not just a one time show, but is a week long event and the longest running cable television […]

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Does it Make Sense for GoPro Stockholders to take $213.6 Million?

GoPro recently went public on the Nasdaq:GPRO. Regardless of whether you think it is worth the current valuation or not, what do you think about the stock sold and by whom? Typically we think of a company going public as a way to raise money for the company itself. For example, let us assume a […]

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Is Groupon a Sleeper?

Groupon (Nasdaq:GRPN) has seen better days. The stock price has also seen worse days. Lately it has been hovering closer to it’s all time low than the all time high. Recently the stock price took another dip and it was said to have been due to the Illinois sales tax. I have read many articles […]