Lawyer Robert Silverstein, who’s helped stop or slow so many developments in Hollywood, scores again: he’s gotten construction halted on Target’s big retail project at Sunset Boulevard and Western Avenue, which is already quite far along. A superior court… via Curbed LA
We’ve known for a few months now that the San Fernando Valley is definitely getting a CicLAvia in spring 2015, but we’ve been waiting anxiously on the details. Dates, streets—these are the things we need to know! Today, County… via Curbed LA
50 Cent’s SMS Audio is holding an event in NYC tonight, but the cat’s out of the bag: the product to be unveiled is a new fitness tracking in-ear headset, which is entirely Intel inside – the technology used was originally developed by Indira Negi, an Intel engineer who created Intel’s smart earbuds reference design, which is what the SMS Audio product will basically… Read More
It’s not like we need more reasons to hate iMessage. But we don’t really have to look very hard. A security researcher has claimed that Apple’s messaging service is used to send over 30 percent of all mobile spam out there.
Having a 7-inch tablet slotted into your car’s dashboard just makes so much sense. It would be an elegant solution to craptastic GPS systems and clunky entertainment options. Toyota thinks so too. Its latest cars in Taiwan come with a Nexus 7 built right in.
It makes sense in a backwards sort of way. Last year’s NSA revelations scared people into seeking more privacy online, and so they turned to Tor, the anonymous web browser . Then, we learned that the NSA is actually targeting people that use Tor, sending users running in the opposite direction. Understandably, this has Tor worried.
Put down the calculator and ignore the data for a second. Contrary to popular belief, startup marketing is not all about quantitative metrics and growth hacking. It’s time to start mapping out what creates a connection between you and your customer. Specifically, I am talking about driving customer actions by leveraging human emotion through the art of storytelling. Read More