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Videocast: Interview with Seatwave

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Share this post Click To Play This week tbites interviewed Joe Cohen, CEO of UK startup Seatwave, the fan-to-fan ticket exchange. You might think selling unwanted tickets to concerts and events is a market normally populated by ticket touts and … Continue reading

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mbites Podcast: The customer is king of Reevoo

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Share this post The mbites.com podcast this week features an interview with Richard Anson, CEO of Reevoo.com, a new UK-based start-up. The idea behind Reevoo is that customers can only review products they’ve actually bought, rather than the millions of … Continue reading

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Open-sourced bar codes for crafts-people?

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Share this post Here in Helsinki I met up with Ulla-Maaria Mutanen, Researcher, at the University of Helsinki. She has some fascinating ideas about the “Long Tail“. In part because of creating Hobbyprincess.com, which was about how you get girls … Continue reading

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Sweden's eBay ain't eBay (Scandinavia Trip Part 2)

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Share this post Stockholm trip Part 2, Jan 23: I met and interviewed the two founders of Sweden’s biggest online auction, Tradera.com. Although it’s an easy pitch to call them an eBay copy, in fact these like-able young entrepreneurs started … Continue reading

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Online house buying just got easier

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Share this postAs someone who has tried in vain to find a decent site to buy a house from, I have to say, this is going to be big. I know people who have been trying to create this kind … Continue reading

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Would you like to buy that sir?

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Share this postThat’s what the RFID tags will be asking shoppers innocently carrying around stuff in Seattle from this week.

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Amazon allows picture reviews – beat that, Which

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Share this postAmazon.com is allowing consumers to share their photos alongside product descriptions. In their guidelines they say you can post images that highlight a feature of the product (“here’s what the controls on this music player looks like”); images … Continue reading

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