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The deets on ads in tweets from

December 17, 2009 | Robert Scoble

Like it or not, advertising is coming to Twitter. One of the first advertisers to arrive was Los Angeles-based, which is promoting celebrity…


Customer-centric, real-time
Web apps from Kynetx

December 15, 2009 | Robert Scoble

A new platform from Kynetx has tools that let developers use customer preferences to add features to Web sites, regardless of the browser. Phillip…


How much of success is luck?

December 14, 2009 | Jason Cohen

It’s amazing how often “luck” comes up when people find out I started Smart Bear.

  • “You’re lucky to have your own business. I hate …

    Why Developers Love the Thesis WordPress Theme

    December 11, 2009 | Bill Erickson

    Frameworks have become all the rage in the development community. There’s Rails for Ruby, Blueprint for CSS, and now Thesis for WordPress. Thesis provides…


    Gillmor Gang Archives – Le Web – 10DEC09

    December 11, 2009 | Rob La Gesse

    Steve Gillmor, Editor, TechCrunchIT Michael Arrington, Editor, TechCrunch Paul Carr, British Writer & Columnist Jack Dorsey, Inventor, Founder & Chairman, Twitter Andrew Keen, Author, …

    New enterprise social network push
    no problem for veteran player Jive

    December 10, 2009 | Robert Scoble

    The enterprise software industry was shaken recently by a Salesforce announcement that it was going to include a component in its customer relationship management…


    Shopping carts move through walls
    in Payvment’s new Facebook app

    December 8, 2009 | Robert Scoble

    Facebook e-commerce could be getting a lot easier for everyone with a new offering from Payvment that provides a shopping cart service that can…


    Sacrifice your health for your startup

    December 7, 2009 | Jason Cohen

    The Internet is full of good advice about how to lead a healthy, balanced work and home life:

  • Leo Bauboa of Zen Habits built …

    Gillmor Gang Archives – 03DEC09

    December 3, 2009 | Rob La Gesse

    Doc Searls, Michael Arrington, Kevin Marks, Robert Scoble, Dan Farber — rake Comcast and Microsoft over the HTML 5 coals. Recorded live, Thursday, December …