Remember Nick Goepper, the
Tad Hamilton wannabe U.S. Olympic skier who asked girls to compete on social media to win a date with him? He’s finally chosen a winner.
There are free drinks pretty much everywhere at South by Southwest. Free food a trifle harder to come by.
Lucky for you, Betabeat has assembled this guide of places where free food can be found every single day of SXSW for badge-holders. Email email@example.com if you see an event we’ve missed. Read More
Reddit AMAs have been on a hot streak recently, featuring everything from overly polite Canadian politicians to RAPPERS WHOSE CAPS LOCK KEYS ARE BROKEN. Today, Reddit featured Martha Stewart, the lifestyle guru without whom Pinterest would be nothing.
Science, comedic pop songs and memories of parody Twitter accounts past will merge in Austin, Texas, this Saturday when Bill Nye and Andy Samberg grace the same stage.
‘What do people like? Beyonce. What do people check a lot? Stocks.’ Enter Bey Trader. Read More
Pinterest is the go‐to place for five types of online media: recipes, DIY projects, fitspo, accessible street‐style photos and inspirational quotes.
Today, we are most concerned with the hugely influential social network’s cottage industry of quotes. Most of these quotes are unattributed and have no apparent origin, appearing to have simply bubbled up from Read More
In high school, our health teachers always said stuff like, “We know we can’t stop you from drinking, so here’s how to do it safely and not die.”
Getty Images has just implemented a similar strategy, in a way; they knew people were going to find ways to use their images without paying, so they’ve just made it possible for anyone to use a bunch of their images for free — and without committing copyright infringement. Read More
I made the worst decision in venture capital history in late 2000. I was a partner at a venture firm called 212 Ventures. What? You never heard of it? We had $100 million from Investcorp, $5 million from CS First Boston, $5 milion from First Union (which became Wachovia) and $5 million from UBS. Read More
Alan Linic and Claire Meyer have been tweeting the reasons for every one of their fights since last August. Surprisingly, this did not make them the most annoying couple on social media. In fact, they are incredibly charming and their feed is hilarious. And now, they’re engaged.
We caught up with the couple to Read More