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Aviary’s new photo editing SDK

November 3, 2011 | Robert Scoble

It wasn’t that long ago when taking a photo required at least a small amount of prior planning. Now, we simply pull our phones…

 

General Assembly: fostering entrepreneurship in NYC

November 1, 2011 | Robert Scoble

There’s a palpable energy right now around the New York City startup scene that’s been building over the last couple of years. One organization…

 

Piictu: communicating through pictures

October 27, 2011 | Robert Scoble

With more and more of us carrying around camera-equipped mobile devices, there has been no shortage of tools created to help us share the…

 

A conversation with Joel Spolsky

October 24, 2011 | Robert Scoble

Joel Spolsky is the programmer’s programmer. He started Fog Creek Software, Stack Exchange and has been a famous blogger for over 10 years. I…

 

Explorence: taking video games outdoors

October 20, 2011 | Robert Scoble

Video games have traditionally been inactive endeavors marked by long hours seated in front of computer or television screens. Nintendo’s Wii remote introduced some…

 

iSwifter: breaking the Flash barrier for the iPad

October 18, 2011 | Robert Scoble

As most any iPad user is undoubtedly aware, Apple does not currently support Flash. So, if you are looking to play the newest Flash-based…

 

When being an “expert” is harmful

October 13, 2011 | Jason Cohen

In a recent Capital Factory all-hands discussion, one of the founders started a question with a well-worn preamble:

“I talked to a bunch of …

 

A new personal assistant on your mobile phone

October 11, 2011 | Robert Scoble

Originally published February 5, 2010 The ultimate personal assistant allows you to find task-oriented information on the go, by connecting to the best services…

 

Inkling: moving textbooks onto the iPad

October 6, 2011 | Robert Scoble

Historically, textbooks have been neither fun to purchase (they’re expensive) nor fun to lug around campus (they’re heavy). And depending on the subject matter,…