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Just how big of a deal is mobile? Three years ago there were an estimated 400 venture capital deals for mobile companies, with about $3 billion invested in the industry. Last year, according to Rutberg & Co., which tracks mobile investments, VCs poured more than $6.85 billion into mobile startups across about a thousand deals. Mobile companies captured 40% of venture capital funding last year, Rutberg found.

“Mobile is redefining everything,” says Rajeev Chand, head of research at Rutberg.
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My dear friend, former boss, and all around good guy Ed Iacobucci has passed away. Here is where people whose lives he touched may leave their memories.
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This marketing promo from a tech vendor showed up in our office today. Yeah, I'll be popping that baby into my computer right away...

#security   #zombies  
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Already have a lock for most pathetic press release of the day (year?). Touts fact this firm is #378 on some list on some other website

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Social media enthusiast (aka Alpha Doggs) and tech industry editor/writer for Network World especially interested in network research from university and other labs & network industry startups. Most interested in following what CIOs, network architects, net/sys admins and other network pros have to say. Use both a MacBook Pro and a Lenovo Windows 7 PC

Community journalism on the side with The Swellesley Report re: Wellesley Mass. Using Wordpress

Collect insects (some live, like hissing cockroaches, others are pinned on the bug board)

Running, basketball, coaching kid sports, candlepin bowling, hiking, kayaking, rowing, indie music & more for hobbies.
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1-time Guinness World Record for yo-yo endurance. Have hit at Fenway Park, made a 3-pointer at Boston Garden, run the Boston Marathon, rowed the Head of the Charles, taken part in the National Toboggan Championship
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