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See Matt Galligan, Neil Patel, SmartThings Cofounder Jeff Hagins, & More at Tech Cocktail Celebrate Conference

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Smart home startup SmartThings was acquired by Samsung just a month ago, and in another three weeks, cofounder and CTO Jeff Hagins will be joining us at Tech Cocktail Celebrate Conference in Las Vegas. On October 6-7, Celebrate Conference will gather hundreds of attendees, industry leaders, and inspiring speakers in downtown Vegas. You’re invited to: Meet the… Read more »


MagicCube’s Sam Shawki Joins YellowPepper

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Miami-based mobile banking and payment platform YellowPepper announced today that Sam Shawki will join the company’s board of Directors. Shawki is the founder and CEO of MagicCube, a device security for e-commerce & mobile commerce.  Prior to founding MagicCube, Shawki was head of Visa’s Global Remote Payments. “In the last two years alone, YellowPepper has… Read more »



Neil Young Wants to Party With PonoMusic Investors

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Not too long ago I reported on Crowdfunder’s affiliated efforts with musician Neil Young to launch a crowdfunding for equity campaign aimed at raising a Series A funding round for PonoMusic. To date the campaign has hundreds of backers with $5.45 million in investment commitments; the initial goal was $4 million. Due to overwhelming interest… Read more »