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Congratulations to our friends +Chase Lee and Alex Schiff over at +Fetchnotes for the recent news on Techcrunch! If you haven't seen Fetchnotes, it's basically the best thing to happen to note taking since paper
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Thanks for making the news sweeter Brett!
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Move over Google Docs: Check out this version excel in the browser using Filepicker.io

http://dchang.mit.edu/boxes/
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Amazing, Check out other services they provide.
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Even if you're a technical cofounder, take some time away from just coding. You'll be glad you did

http://blog.filepicker.io/post/28141038384/a-day-without-programming
If you are a programmer working on a startup, force yourself to spend a day working where you don’t write any code. Seriously, do it, and make it a habit. You and your company will be greatly...
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If you're a developer and want users to upload content, check out
filepicker.io

And if you're on HackerNews, we'd appreciate the love:
http://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=3864615
This is a good concept but needs a lot of work. 1. I don't want things opening in a new window on my site. 2. I don't want someone else's branded module opening on my site. 3. This is desi...
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Good luck on your launch
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Come join if you're interested!
 
The Gurus are planning a hangout with the Cloudtop developers! If you're interested in joining us please take a moment to fill out this form & please feel free to share this with your G+ circles!
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Some of these illustrations have a definite "Woaaahhhh..."

http://www.designboom.com/weblog/cat/8/view/19019/noma-bar-illustrated-illusions.html
the illustrations are of dual interpretation because contain optical illusions through the use of negative space.
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Thanks! It's always fun to see the diff between the facebook and the Google plus reactions to things
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Developers: Filepicker.io helps you offer your customers great cloud-handling features

https://www.filepicker.io/ helps developers connect with all the data sources they might have. This is an SDK that lets developers easily add a bunch of cloud file handling features without coding. Here I get a look at this interesting company that helps developers be much more productive.
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+Brett van Zuiden : Filepicker is awesome... Great job Brett! It was nice to meet you at the Box Hackathon... thanks for helping!
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Whenever there is a conversation about the future of computing, the discussion inevitably turns to the notion of a “File.” After all, most tablets and phones don’t show the user anything that...
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Creating artificial barriers to functionality is profitable. It delays the development cycle for the product's brand lifetime and allows more total sales as incremental improvements entice buyers to "upgrade."
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Reminds me of citogenesis: http://xkcd.com/978/
 
Guy pretends he's a celebrity in a random mall and girls go crazy, security guards arrive, chaos...
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  • Ink
    Founder, 2012 - present
  • iControl
    Software Engineering Intern, 2007 - 2009
  • MIT CSAIL
    Researcher, 2010 - 2011
  • Google
    Software Engineering Intern, 2011 - 2011
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Cloudy for Gmail™
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YC-Backed Filepicker.io Rebrands As Ink, Raises $1.8M From Andreessen Ho...
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Filepicker.io, the Y Combinator-backed "filesystem as a service," is today rebranding itself as "Ink File Picker," a name which, explains CE

FilePicker.io - Upload the Web
filepicker.io

Why deal with the hassles of OAuth? Connect your application to your user's content in seconds. Let us do the dirty work so that you can

Hacker News
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CloudTop - Your Desktop for the Internet
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Log In. Your Desktop for the Internet. CloudTop is launching soon! We'll let you know when you can get your own: Register. ©2012 CloudTo

Google Docs
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Create, edit, upload and share your documents with the Google Docs app. * Designed for Android to save you time finding your docs * Edits t

Jolicloud - Chrome Web Store
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Jolicloud is a cloud desktop that makes it easy to manage your Web apps, files and services all in one place.

Filepicker.io Mobile Library for iOS and Android | Verious
verious.com

Open files from Dropbox, Facebook, Gmail, Box, Google Drive, Image Search and more. Also exporting, resizing, storage, and conversion.

LaTeX Lab - Welcome
docs.latexlab.org

This is a preview release of LaTeX Lab. Please use the Project Site and corresponding Issue Tracker for reporting bugs and requesting new fe

Wheres My Droid
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Ever lost your phone and you go to call it to listen for the ringer and remember its on silent mode? Now when you lose it you can text your

Filepicker.io Mobile Library for iOS and Android | Verious
www.verious.com

Open files from Dropbox, Facebook, Gmail, Box, Google Drive, Image Search and more. Also exporting, resizing, storage, and conversion.

Behold: Facebook’s Secret Photo Sharing App
techcrunch.com

Last night, something very interesting came our way. Something massive — documents and images outlining what appears to be a new Facebook iP

Utilizing the HTML5 File API to choose, upload, preview and see progress...
robertnyman.com

To me, something about HTML5 that makes it quite interesting is all the new support for file interaction. I've written about the File API an

Facebook Now Allows You To “Download Your Information”
techcrunch.com

Whoah. Until now there hasn't been a way to download info off of Facebook, but at today's Facebook event in Palo Alto, Mark Zuckerbe

Google Launches Its Answer to Facebook: Introducing Google+ [PICS]
mashable.com

Google has finally unveiled Google+, the company's top-secret social layer that turns all of Google into one giant social network.

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Online stream anime episodes, Watch Naruto Shippuuden Episode 70 English Subbed online and free episodes. Anime Episode guide, Chapter Narut

MIT news
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Undergraduate engineering again ranked No. 1; business No. 2.

Pixlr Editor
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Full featured in browser photo editor!

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reviewed 6 months ago
A fantastic office, and an even better group of people! I love the vibe of this place, it's clear people have fun working here and it shows in the quality of the product.
Public - 10 months ago
reviewed 10 months ago
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Absolutely fantastic service. They unfortunately were closed when I rolled up, but the guy still came outside, and gave me advice on my issue. I would probably go out of my way to go there again, the service was that good.
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