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Tiffany Rush 108 posts

Tiffany Rush My background includes being a novelist and a non-fiction writer specializing in MBA thesis topics. Additionally I'm an investor and strategist for a few tech startups (which will not be written about here). Go ahead, challenge my wit!

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Tech & Startups

imzy is shutting down

This reddit clone, was just not active enough … In an email sent out today, Dan writes, We are sorry to say that after nearly two years of building Imzy,

Business

Is it Cheddar or Sprint Network?

It’s poor graphic design when your advertiser logo is larger than your own or are they owned by Sprint now? I wonder if the Sprint logo is in exchange for

Tech & Startups

Snapchat: The Spam ADs have Arrived #LowerMyBills

This should be seen as a red flag to all shareholders of #SNAP, the high value advertisers have left the platform, and we are now left with LowerMyBills and LowerCarInsurance

Tech & Startups

Bad Programming: The League Dating App

The League is an app we’ve written about numerous times, successfully tricking twenty somethings into parting with their cash for a subpar app experience. Guess what, we were browsing the

Tech & Startups

WARNING: ThinPL & Fuze Card, 4 reasons to AVOID.

Three reasons why this company should be on your radar and not in the good way: All-in-one credit cards are nothing new, and actually very few of them have actually

Tech & Startups

Bad Advertising: TechSpace should read their copy out loud

TechSpace Tour innovative office space in downtown, ideal for your small to mid-size business! Is tech space a leasing company or just a tour group? “Tour offices”, you can’t rent

Marketing

TransferWise might be stretching the term ‘internship’

The job.We’re looking for a talented Video Producer Intern to join our growing Creative team in New York City. Video plays a huge role in fuelling growth at TransferWise, and

Business

Another retailer dies, JackThreads

It’s actually fascinating to look at the email notification history for JackThreads and see how over the last few weeks they were planning their closing. Even though they have been

Marketing

KICKSTARTER WARNING: The Samsara Carry-On Suitcase

As we’re in a climate where there are more and more kickstarters and indieGoGo campaigns crashing and burning without shipping a product, i.e. Plastic. We think it’s time that you’re

Products

Wanna read about LeEco in America? Chinese tech star = USA flop.

“It was clear the wheels came off before the launch. The wheels came off when the car stopped working.” I mean, other than the moronic quote above, this Gizmodo article

Marketing

REVIEW: YayYoIPO – The One IPO to AVOID this year!

White watching MSNBC earlier, an interesting commercial came on: So we googled, and came across this website, YayYoIPO, it turns out this company is offering a simple ridesharing app, “YayYo

Failed Kickstarters

WARNING: How FundedToday Helps But Mostly Hurts Kickstarters & IndieGoGo Projects

[UPDATE 03/14] One of Funded.Todays former customers has come out saying that their project required a $5,000 “Test Fee” followed by 40% of the rewards earned. [And … WSJ Reported last

Marketing

MailShrimp? App + Food = Good Name?

No words on this one, going to guess MailShrimp is in cahoots with DesignPickle. It seems to be a film, so interesting marketing?  

Business

T-Mobile’s response to Verizon Unlimited (UPDATING)

These tweets are happening right now! Refresh that browser. 1/ No shock that @Verizon finally decided to show up. And I don’t blame them for caving. What choice did they