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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

Business

NYC, Upper West Side Apple Store Flooded!

Reports are coming in that the Upper West Side Apple Store is currently flooded thanks to a pipe leak, basement level and Genius bar is all affected. Have any photos?

Marketing

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

TheHill’s mobile ads prevent you from browsing their site.

We totally get that you need to make money from advertising, however, sometimes when your ads load, they are larger than the iPhone allows, thus hiding the “X” underneath the

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

Reality TV

Law and Order Advertises First Dates Show during Rape Confession

In the TV world, when people deliver a show to a network, the producers of the show have to pick what are called “Windows of Opportunity” or Woos. These are

Tech & Startups

GEBNI offers a way to get you banned from Seamless

Gebni, the new company calling itself the “stock market for restaurant takeout,” is using machine learning technology to update meal prices in real time so both customers and restaurants can save

Business

When Gig FM launches, DO NOT USE IT

It’s time to start sending a message to silicon valley, Marco Nardone, the startup founder who burnt through $US21 million (£16 million) as he tried to turn his social media app

Business

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

Marketing

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

Business

Purple Mattress Suing Blogger Over White Powder

Hmm, so this is what the inside of a Purple Mattress looks like. But yes, anyway, instead of Purple responding to his four questions about what this white powder was

Tech & Startups

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

Tech & Startups

David Chang’s MAPLE, finally shuts down

Maple, the food delivery started founded by David Chang has finally shut down.  Maple was incubated inside of Thrive Capital, Josh Kushner’s well-regarded venture capital firm. The company’s other investors

Business

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