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iDoneThis blog: Startup Leaders Reinventing Work, Happiness and the Employee Experience

idonethis:

Startup founders begin with building new products and end up building new companies. Ultimately, some of the most successful companies not only reinvent a product or market, they change the way people work in a way that’s reflective of what they value most.

To find out how startup leaders think…

Source: idonethis

Embedding copyright-infringing video is not a crime, court rules

infoneer-pulse:

Embedding a copyright-infringing video on another Web site is not illegal, a court ruled yesterday.

Judge Richard Posner ruled at the U.S. Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals that MyVidster, a social video bookmarking site, did not infringe the copyright of Flava Works, a porn production company, when it embedded copyright-infringing versions of Flava Works content from third-party Web sites.

The decision overturned a preliminary injunction from 2011, imposed by a lower court after Flava Works filed suit against MyVidster in 2010.

» via CNET

Source: infoneer-pulse

lulinternet:

new burger shirt shit

lulinternet:

new burger shirt shit

(via laceymicallef)

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springwise:

iPhone app lets shoppers search by color
Color is notoriously difficult to render accurately on e-commerce websites, making it equally difficult for shoppers to match or find items in particular hues. Enter the LuxeFinds Color Shopping Engine, a new iPhone app that lets shoppers search by color. READ MORE…

springwise:

iPhone app lets shoppers search by color

Color is notoriously difficult to render accurately on e-commerce websites, making it equally difficult for shoppers to match or find items in particular hues. Enter the LuxeFinds Color Shopping Engine, a new iPhone app that lets shoppers search by color. READ MORE…

Source: springwise

McKinsey Says Social Media Could Add $1.3 Trillion to the Economy

McKinsey Global Institute, the research arm of the business consulting giant, has just published a lengthy study on “unleashing value and productivity through social technologies.” The short version is that things like improved communication and collaboration from social media in four major business sectors could add $900 billion to $1.3 trillion in value to the economy.

The value is mostly through added productivity. Improved consumer focus as well as better-functioning teams are two other benefits.

(via emergentfutures)

Source: courtenaybird

comiques:

Motivation

comiques:

Motivation

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25 Ways to Watch the Olympics Online

Source: thenextweb

"performance metrics rise and fall, valuations go up and down, and stock prices fluctuate. Culture and values persist."

Source: avc.com

dommm:

Just taught a room full of high fashion models how to use Tumblr. Fell in love at least 5 times. (Taken with Instagram)

dommm:

Just taught a room full of high fashion models how to use Tumblr. Fell in love at least 5 times. (Taken with Instagram)

Source: dom

ducksoupsoho:

Lunch special

ducksoupsoho:

Lunch special

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