Monthly Archives: March 2011

Gemvara – an online customizable jewelry store

Source: Mashable, Mar 2011 Gemvara is a Boston-based startup that specializes in high-end, customizable jewelry. Shoppers can browse a catalog of more than 1,500 original designs and mix and match from 26 different kinds of gemstones and eight precious metals … Continue reading

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Fast F.A.D. (Fresh Authentic Design)

Source: MarketingProfs, Mar 2011 Note how these points reinforces Fast F.A.D. 🙂 Although a brand’s coolness is important to up-and-coming Millennials, most surveyed Gen-Y Americans say a brand should be up-to-date (36%) and should have its own style (33%) to be appealing, according … Continue reading

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Graduate Employment Survey 2010 (published 2011)

Source: Transitioning.org, Mar 2011 17. NUS Computer Science – $3,289 ($3,400) 52. NUS Computing – $2,935 ($3,200)

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Sensee.com – French eyewear website

Source: Business Insider, Mar 2011 Marc Simoncini, Founder and CEO of Meetic, the biggest dating site in Europe worth around $500 million on the Paris stock market, announced over the week-end that he was investing $10+ million into Sensee.com and … Continue reading

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Why Blog?

Source: TechCrunch, Mar 2011 1. Why If you care about accessing customers, reaching an audience, communicating your vision, influencing people in your industry, marketing your services or just plain engaging in a dialog with others in your industry a blog … Continue reading

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TechCrunch Disrupt – SF & Beijing

Source: TechCrunch, Jan 2011 The first Disrupt will once again take place in New York City on May 23-25. We will be accepting submissions starting today and for the next eight weeks through Sunday, April 3, 2011 at midnight PT. … Continue reading

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3DTin jQuery plugin

Source: http://blog.3dtin.com/3dtin-jquery-plugin A by-product of the recent rewrite of 3DTin was that, it got well modularized. I was able to separate the core 3DTin editor from the rest of the application logic. Once having done that, it was easy to package … Continue reading

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ATAP Timeline

http://www.comp.nus.edu.sg/undergraduates/beyond_atap_students.html

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From 20M (2010) to 150M (2013) Tablets

Source: Mobilebeat, Mar 2011 Future touchscreens will be able to detect not only finger gestures, but pen inputs on the screen at the same time as when someone is using their fingers. Samsung is trying to make LCD screens thinner, … Continue reading

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Personalized Recommendation Engine (for Fashion)

Source: Business of Fashion, Mar 2011 BoF: Do you think Google’s Boutiques.com effectively leverages Web 3.0? Is anyone in fashion doing this well? SM: No, Boutiques.com is not set up to do what I am talking about. You need an expert system … Continue reading

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