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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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Business

Why is WorldBank.Org Spamming Users to join FingerHut?

Umm…. The World Bank Group has set two goals for the world to achieve by 2030: End extreme poverty by decreasing the percentage of people living on less than $1.90 a day

Products

UPDATE: Hinge Admits Defeat and is now free again (For Most People)

See our UPDATE below. After a disastrous launch of their beta app, and then trying to charge money for it, CEO, Justin McLeod has been sending out emails almost every other

Website Reviews

There it is – ClassPass is OVER!

They just announced today that they are eliminating their unlimited class option, one more nail in that coffin. Sadly this startup couldn’t ever figure out a proper business plan. Earlier

Tech & Startups

Bad @Vine Stars try to hold the App Hostage

So last week Twitter announced that they were shutting down Vine. The specific reasons were unknown but we’re going to guess it’s due to traffic plummeting and people not yet

Products

iOS: Vigilante App Profits by putting you in danger

Vigilante for iOS exited beta yesterday and they have been marketing it as a great way to assist your neighbors that are frequently being attacked. Well the question came up as

Website Reviews

Uh Oh, Hinge is wondering why users don’t want to pay

We wrote about Hinge launching their new dating app, a couple weeks back, and currently  they are rocking a low 2.5 star review on iTunes. Most of the reviews are

Business

Apple AirPods aren’t ridiculous says CNET, we disagree [Photos]

Here’s CNET’s article, and these photos they posted make us disagree, we’re just going to assume that you agree with us.  

Products

Kickstarter Fail: The Wolfe Supercharge Your Laptop (Canceled)

At least they refunded all the donations. We actually had some sneaky suspicions about this box when they first announced it. The simple of the device was that it allowed

Tech & Startups

REVIEW: Smarter iKettle takes 11 Hours to Boil water for Tea

Gizmodo has an amazing writeup which was courtesy of The Guardian on Data specialist Mark Rittman and his struggle to make tea.  He started around 9:00AM, but found himself in an

Business

Radpad WARNING – Check Returned due to insufficient funds

Now take this with a grain of salt, however if you’re a user of Radpad you might want to read this.  Radpad which bills it as a simple way to accept and

Business

Is everything Samsung exploding because they used to make Tanks?

Fun fact, did you know Samsung was a weapons manufacturer until last year? Yes, they used to make and sell tanks. Up until last year, these were Samsung branded items. Is

Products

Hinge commits dating app suicide – Goes Paid Only

A New Hinge is Coming In two weeks we will welcome you to an entirely new Hinge: a members-only community of people looking to get past the games and find

Products

DrugStore.com & Beauty.com are Shutting Down September 30th.

Is this the first of the many ‘unicorns’ to fall over? On September 30, 2016, Beauty.com will shut down. All sales are final beginning on September 1. No returns will

Software

Warning Virus: Is Everalbum spamming ALL your contacts?

We woke up to this text message the other day alerting us that our friend “Ashley” (last name removed for privacy reasons) had shared some photos with us.  Only problem