Posts From Tiffany Rush

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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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Tech & Startups

YC-Backed Cleanly pretends a 2 year old ‘article’ is new

Aren’t sponsored posts great? They give you an insight into how a startup will market itself and what they will do to get new users. Startup, Cleanly, which will probably

Failed Kickstarters

Have you used Matix Labs or WeFunder? We want to hear from you!

Have you launched a kickstarter product before? We’re looking to collect data on the types of marketing companies that reach out to project creators. We know of WeFunder and Matix

Business

Jaden Smith’s Recyclable Water Box Startup Might Sue Nike Next

Jaden Smith, co-founder of boxed water startup Just Good Inc., not to be confused with the other boxed water startup, is currently suing the mayo company, Hampton Creek Inc, why? Just

Business

The SNES PreOrder Saga, Will we get it?

I was one of the lucky ones the other night that had my phone out when the time came, when Walmart opened up the preorders for the SNES Classic! However, Kotaku

Tech & Startups

Shyp begins its downward spiral around the drain

Can you believe it? Shyp secured $62 million in funding, with the only difference being that instead of you taking a package to UPS or FedEx they would pick it

Business

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

Products

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

Business

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

Business

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

Products

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