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Jorge Escobar
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This time I'm back for good - "My Blog Reboot", my new post in JungleG  http://goo.gl/yxErfs #blogging
For the third time in its history I’ve decided to relaunch my blog. This time around, I have a new approach that I think will allow me to work on it on a consistent basis. After all this time, I still firmly believe it’s important that we have independent voices and not let the major blog portals own all the conversation. Blogging is important for me I’ve felt the need to blog for a long time. There are many excuses to not blog — dozens of more u...
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The Fear and Excitement of Working in a Startup - my first post in +Medium #startups
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I've done that more than once with success down the line.
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I'm SO ecstatic! I've been invited to try out +Medium... maybe this is a sign to come back to #blogging swingin'!
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Wow! que cool! Voy a echarle un ojillo!
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Aqui el Episodio #27 de Los Intercontinentales Episodio #27
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Se recomienda discreción por parte del youtubevidente.

Hablamos sobre "The Boy" como llaman en USA al dictador de Korea, kim jong un.

También analizamos como será el impacto en el mercado que tendrá el lanzamiento del Facebook Phone.

Y como cierrre, Nos metimos un poco en un sistema de moneda virtual que está dando mucho de qué hablar. El Bitcoin.

Eso sin contar que Javier no pudo estar presente en este episodio y con lo que hablamos de él, tal vez no vuelva.
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One Little Bird told me they got an API :)
 
Hooray! Announcing Little Bird's 1st API implementation in the wild - a web and mobile app that tackles #SXSWi info overload: see http://heybigfish.com to find out how you rank and find the best content on topics that interest you at SXSW! http://hub.am/Zcou9e 
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This time I'm back for good - "My Blog Reboot", my new post in JungleG  http://goo.gl/yxErfs #blogging
For the third time in its history I’ve decided to relaunch my blog. This time around, I have a new approach that I think will allow me to work on it on a consistent basis. After all this time, I still firmly believe it’s important that we have independent voices and not let the major blog portals own all the conversation. Blogging is important for me I’ve felt the need to blog for a long time. There are many excuses to not blog — dozens of more u...
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I'm SO ecstatic! I've been invited to try out +Medium  ... maybe this is a sign to come back to #blogging swingin'!
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I too am wondering about that.
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Awesome feature! Google Now is definitely becoming super useful!
 
Google now just keeps getting better and better. Anyone agree? 
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Happy birthday to the blogger that rules them all, Mr. +Louis Gray!

Enjoy your day, sir!
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This is milestone you hit and there's no going back.
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La fascinante historia del primer video juego: Atari's Pong
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Media Junkie, Venezuelan and Pythonista.
Employment
  • MongoDB
    Director of Web Engineering, 2014 - present
  • OrderGroove
    VPE/Chief Architect, 2010 - 2014
  • ExpoTV
    Director of Technology, 2006 - 2010
  • Yahoo!
    Product Manager, 2005 - 2006
  • HBCi / Univision.com
    Web CTO, 1999 - 2005
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Blogger | Technologist | Entrepreneur | Startups Wrangler | Pythonista | New York City
Introduction

Jorge Escobar a technologist with more than 12 years of experience in the startup scene in New York City.

I specialize in the development, scaling, architecting and prototyping of complex web applications.

I currently have a love affair with all things Python as well as the exciting world of Cloud Computing.

I blog @ http://jungleg.com

I also have a personal project: a geolocated status and content application I've called Locably (https://locably.com)

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Stay away from this place. We called to get a pizza delivered to the Sheraton Hotel. They sent the delivery to another building. They then sent a new pie on the house. Nice I thought. I've never had a pizza so salty in my life. We had prosciutto pieces larger than the slices and pepperoni that tasted like slices of pepper and salt. Additionally the cheese was not mozzarella. I'm still washing the salty taste from my mouth.
Public - 2 years ago
reviewed 2 years ago
Everything we ordered was delicious and the service is good.
Food: ExcellentDecor: Very GoodService: Very Good
Public - 3 years ago
reviewed 3 years ago
Artisanal pizzas that taste like heaven. The crust, the tomato base, the toppings are all amazing.
Food: ExcellentDecor: Very GoodService: Good
Public - 3 years ago
reviewed 3 years ago
Been coming for years and they're always caring. My favorite is Dr. Poole but they're all good.
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I bought a couple of Berliners (Venezuelans call them "Bombas") and they came without the cream inside. Was so disappointed! I also got ham "cachitos", and they were alright, but not great.
Quality: Poor - FairAppeal: GoodService: Good
Public - 3 years ago
reviewed 3 years ago
I definitely recommend them instead of going for the cheap guys like Bob's furniture. The showroom is excellent and the sales person (Pat) and they offer great financing.
Quality: ExcellentAppeal: ExcellentService: Excellent
Public - 3 years ago
reviewed 3 years ago
Great bagels and also try the chocolate croissant
Quality: ExcellentAppeal: ExcellentService: Excellent
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