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Mrinal Desai
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Attended Monterey Institute of International Studies
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Thanks - Hope to see you on it Lisa :)
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Danny Sullivan originally shared:
 
And yet another bribe to get people into Google+ -- journalists get their pictures featured next to articles, if they have Google+ profiles.
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Not a bad idea.
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My guest post on TechCrunch: The iPhone 4S Is Siriously Smarter | TechCrunch - http://techcrunch.com/2011/10/14/iphone-4s-siriously-smarter/
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YEAH! :-D :-D :-D Merry Christmas and Happy Birthday, Mrinal!
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Yay - in Oakland! When Apple says "by end of day" for delivery of the 4S - by when is that?
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Just Google it...right? http://www.ups.com/content/us/en/shipping/time/service/
Although that doesn't give specific times other than overnight but aren't the phones being shipped overnight??
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Why Android and iPhone (emails) won't go down like BlackBerry - CNN.com - http://www.cnn.com/2011/10/13/tech/mobile/blackberry-servers-android-iphone/
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RIM losing 500k users/mth = would lose entire US base by end of next year w/ this churn by http://bit.ly/nLMLPu .. email snafu accelerates demise?
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a blackberry indeed
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A simple thought on Steve Jobs legacy ..
A lot of great things have been written and done in honor of Steve Jobs. Eventually it all translates to one thing for me personally - unquestionable customer loyalty and ridiculous drive, desire and ...
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Nielsen’s third quarter survey of mobile users reveals that while only 43 percent of all US mobile phone subscribers own a smartphone, 62 percent of mobile adults aged 25-34 report owning smartphones....
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Shows that 43% do not A) see a value in moving over B) feel its too complex to add value to their lives.
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Sign-ups are not active users. Google reports sign-ups. Facebook & Twitter report active users. Just one of several perils I cover in this piece, for those trying to measure Google+ growth against competitors.
Google announced that Google+ has 40 million users today. Woo-hoo! That’s nearly half what Twitter claims, right? And while it’s below Facebook’s 800 million, Google’s getting there, right? Wrong. The...
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Thanks +Mrinal Desai +Danny Sullivan
Nice to see that someone else get's it. Gplus is all about a quality experience for everyone. Spammers, shills and Spinmeister' s are not happy. Lot of embedded Facebook marketing / SEO types are not happy with the numbers. Well I can only see this as a good thing (TM).
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The iOS chief is a lot like his mentor Steve Jobs: brilliant, presents well, a tenacious infighter—arguably just the taskmaster Apple needs to stay on top
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The Merc's Brandon Bailey's nice profile of Steve Jobs' widow, Laurene Powell Jobs.
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product marketing, business development and [amateur] social psychology
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  • addappt
    CEO & Co-Founder, present
  • Co-Founder (now Advisor) CrossLoop (funded by El Dorado & Venrock) | First Biz Dev Mgr at LinkedIn (04-06)CrossLoop
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CEO & Co-Founder of addappt. Was Co-Founder of CrossLoop; Was first business development guy at LinkedIn
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CEO & Co-Founder of addappt, Co-Founder (now Advisor) of CrossLoop (funded by El Dorado & Venrock) | First Biz Dev Mgr at LinkedIn (04-06)

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  • Monterey Institute of International Studies
  • Birla Institute of Technology
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