Someone was wrong. But at least it’s a clean interface and not, like, MySpace spam. If you’re thinking of doing this to preserve your Friendster testimonials, may we suggest an embroidered pillow instead?
Startup svengali Paul Graham has a favorite maxim for entrepreneurs. Instead of searching for a great idea, focus on a problem you experience in your own life, then try to solve it.
The best salesman in the world can’t land a deal until there is a client to hear his pitch. That was the daily frustration for Ray Swyers, a middle-aged salesman of mind-numbingly boring compliance software that helps big corporations manage risk.
First there was the difficulty of finding a phone number for his mark, then getting past the receptionist. Emails he sent typically disappeared with no reply. So Swyers set out to invent a system that would allow him to discover the direct line to anyone, at any company in the world. Read More
Designer Daniel Arsham’s 90-square-foot apartment sits above the office of his design shop Snarkitecture at 60 Box Street in Greenpoint. He calls it Box/Box, and it’s a design experiment as well as his permanent residence.
The space is a converted storage loft that now includes a closet and bedroom accessed via a Read More
About 50 people from the New York Viral Meetup drank cans on the second floor, in the red-walled office of meme-maker BuzzFeed. Their eyes were on the Power Read More