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Startups - The New York Tech Meetup has been around since 2004 and just hit 30,000 members, but the real milestone was…newly minted board member Tony Bacigalupo was clean shaven and wearing a suit! And why not? Last night also marked the first...
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Startups - There are a lot of events in this industry and anyone who has ever had to plan one – and feed the attendees as well – knows that it’s never easy, especially in a city where companies like to keep the costs down and the...
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Advertising - Ad tech veteran, Ari Paparo, shares some perspective on the various startups he came across during his recent job search. I was on the job market for the past couple of months and adopted a very expansive approach to the search, taking...
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Startups - The New York Tech Meetup has long been an event in higher demand than its physical location allows. With enough members to fill a stadium (29,000+) and a seating capacity of 850 at NYU’s Skirball Center, where the event is held...
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Education - Today, we speak with Andrew Cohen, the Founder and CEO of Brainscape, a startup building an educational platform for web and mobile. What is your take on the startup scene in NYC today? New York is currently adjusting to a “new...
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Business - Christopher Garrett is the president of ZWorkbench, a company specializing in contract iOS development, and developer of the recently released iOS word game QatQi.Please give us your elevator pitch for QatQi.QatQi is an...
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Startups - Graham Lawlor, founder and host, kicked off his first Ultra Light Startups Investor Feedback Forum of the year with ten – count ‘em – ten pitches. He ended it with a Survey Monkey poll to determine the Best Startup Pitch (field...
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Fashion - Refinery29, a New York-based news and e-commerce site for fashion, beauty and style has raised $3.5 million from 7 undisclosed investors. The company received seed funding in 2010. 
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Advertising - Brooklyn based, Pontiflex, a mobile advertising company, has raised an additional $6.2 million in funding in its latest raise. The round is rumored to have been led by Blackstone. Previous investors include RRE Ventures, New...