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Look Out LinkedIn! Who@ Has a Better Idea

By | Sep 10, 2013 at 11:00 am

The reason I love LinkedIn is my ability to reach out to just about anyone. It is digital networking at its best. In theory, if I can get in front of someone that needs my product or service, hopefully I can sell them a…

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Lean In Circles Debut on Mightybell

By | Aug 22, 2013 at 5:00 pm

Lean In, the movement spearheaded by Sheryl Sandberg to help women pursue their ambitions, has found a home on Mightybell. Over 7,000 circles have been created on the community platform, where Lean In supporters can share and discuss content, organize meetups, and send private…

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Los Angeles

Tengrade Wants to Be the Review Site to Rule Them All

By | Aug 12, 2013 at 3:00 pm

Today, Tengrade launched in public beta at the SXSW V2V festival in Las Vegas. Tengrade is aiming to be the one review site to rule them all – the place to go to find out what the world thinks about anything. To rate something,…

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San Francisco

Get Your Online House in Order With MyWebRoom

By | Aug 7, 2013 at 10:05 am

Your room is a private place of sanctuary: a secure environment where you can store your personal belongings, or an artistic explosion meant to be seen by the world. A bedroom serves many functions for us on a day-to-day basis, but the one thread…


Jeff O’Hara and Edmodo: Build Tools That Support the Needs of Your Users

By | Aug 1, 2013 at 1:00 pm

By the end of the following school year, all students in the United States must meet the “proficient” level or above on state standardized tests per the requirements under No Child Left Behind. You read that correctly: ALL students. One hundred percent of American students must…

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1Mind Launches Today with the Support of MC Hammer

By | Aug 1, 2013 at 11:00 am

Derek and Darren Dodge, cofounders of About Last Night and sons of Google’s Don Dodge, today launched social discovery app 1Mind with the endorsement of MC Hammer. 1Mind helps you make new friends by matching you up based on interests and personality. “Now more…


Social2Step and The Importance of Rewarding Employees

By | Jul 30, 2013 at 3:00 pm

The success or failure of a company can sometimes come down to the culture of the company itself. Oftentimes, this culture is molded largely by how a company recognizes and rewards its employees. I once worked for a company that rewarded us with a day…

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Coffee Meets Bagel Finds that Big Ten Rivalry Affects Chicago Dating Scene [Infographic]

By | Jul 30, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Here on the East Coast, there’s a faint hint of fall in the air. Or, maybe it’s just that temperatures have dipped to below sweltering for a few days that autumn seems to be on the horizon. I swear I stepped on a crunchy leaf…

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Los Angeles

Pledge to Get Offline with At the Pool

By | Jul 25, 2013 at 11:00 am

Technology makes our lives easier, no doubt about it, but the argument could be made that being digitally connected at all times affects our health in negative ways. Back problems, headaches, blurred vision, you name it. The bottom line is it never hurts to…

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Top 6 Apps for Social Networking

By | Jul 23, 2013 at 11:00 am

You know about Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Pinterest, but there are dozens of other social media platforms out there; isn’t it time you branched out? Depending on what you use social media for, there might be an even better site for your needs. Maybe…


How Keeping Focused Has Helped BizHive

By | Jul 19, 2013 at 9:00 am

One’s ability to focus is often tied to his or her capacity for greatness. Or something like that. I don’t know – that’s a thing, right? I have a difficult time focusing on anything other than eating food, which is probably indicative of my…


Zumbl Makes Online Chatting Safer

By | Jul 12, 2013 at 9:00 am

Heard about anonymous chat sites to talk with strangers? Sounds creepy? Zumbl was launched a few months ago to let users engage in meaningful conversations with strangers while maintaining anonymity. Just in time for Americans to alleviate some of the prying eyes of the…

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Las Vegas

Up Your Virtual Presence With Crackpot.Cube

By | Jul 8, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Would you believe me if I told you that your virtual presence is synonymous with your actual, physical presence? Think about that for a minute, and consider that a large portion of who you are and what you stand for is presented to the…

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San Diego

Blurtopia Sparks Passionate Conversation on its Social Media Platform

By | Jun 18, 2013 at 11:00 am

What is our purpose in life? Are there inherent flaws with bipartisan politics? What shoes go well with this killer outfit I want to buy? These are life’s burning questions – well not the last one so much – and the Internet never fails…

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San Diego

Babblr Brings New Life to Tumblr With Instant Messaging Platform

By | Jun 13, 2013 at 5:00 pm

Did anybody else use AOL Instant Messenger religiously? I remember all the cool features from the glory days: the sound of that door as it opened and closed, annoying jingles, designing the perfect profile, creative away messages, and horrific text color schemes that no…

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San Francisco

Push Back Against Bad Brands, Products and Customer Service with Blacklist

By | Jun 4, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Remember those summer camp or backyard tent ghost stories of your childhood? Of course you do! Those ghouls and goblins scared us under the covers of our sleeping bags. But these horror tales pale in comparison to the horror stories of adulthood: bad products,…

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Twicsy Collects Twitter Trend Photos, from Earthquakes to Bieber Sightings

By | May 29, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Last June here in Melbourne, we had an earthquake – which is completely unheard of for Australia. The room shook, and I was not quite sure what to make of it…was it an earthquake? Knowing that the national news would take some time to…