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Videocast: Interview with Jason Calacanis

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Share this post Click To Play I interviewed Jason Calacanis, CEO of Mahalo.com while he was in London for the NMK Forum this week. Broadly speaking, he covered what Mahalo will set out to achieve and how. Mahalo is to … Continue reading

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Calacanis launches Mahalo Greenhouse at NMK Forum

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Share this post BREAKING NEWS: The Internet is getting polluted, said Jason Calacanis today in his keynote speech today at NMK Forum 07. He calls it an 'environmental crisis' of bad blogging, gaming the system, SEO gone mad and "pay … Continue reading

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UK new media gears up for summer partying

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Share this postUPDATE: Word on the street is that the Big Chill, the tres cool festival, will be running the club room at the event. That means some very heavyweight clubbing… UK new media community Chinwag has announced it’s free … Continue reading

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Videocast: Interview with Sellaband.com

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Share this post Click To Play An interview with, first, upcoming band SecondPerson, the only UK band to win a deal via Sellaband, and then Pim Betist, Creative director, Sellaband at the first UK showcase of bands on the site. … Continue reading

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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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Welovelocal.com launches

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Share this post Welovelocal.com launched today. Yes, It looks like another local listings site with a social media element. Joint the queue guys. You can search for a plumber, a bar or somewhere to repair your shoes. You can read … Continue reading

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First Tuesday re-animates

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Share this post Anyone interested in the London tech-networking scene will be aware of one of the better ones, namely Second Chance Tuesday. SCT was founded a couple of years ago when the tech sector came out of the cold, … Continue reading

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CBS buys Last.fm for $280m, plans more ads

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Share this post As hinted at back in February, Last.fm has been trawling around looking for a buyer and today it found its harbour in the form of a US media giant. The 'social music' site has been bought by … Continue reading

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After Feedburner, who?

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Share this postFollowing the purchase by Google of Feedburner, one of the only other players in RSS advertising is Pheedo. This currently counts Transcosmos as an investor. Of course, here in the UK Fedafi -which at one point during the … Continue reading

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Google buys Feedburner to sell ads into RSS

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Share this post No wonder Google has acquired RSS management service Feedburner. FeedBurner publishes feeds for PC World, Computerworld, Macworld, Reuters, USA Today, AOL, Newsweek and many many more big and small publishers. That means the bulk of the content … Continue reading

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