28 Feb '13, 8pm

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Starting a business is a journey, as any founder will tell you. When I started Federated Media Publishing almost eight years ago, I did my best to collect all the lessons learned from Wired, The Industry Standard, and Web 2 Summit, and apply them to my new venture. One of those lessons was that it’s OK to step away when the time is right. Several years ago, I did just that , becoming an “active Chairman” at FMP and handing the operational reigns over to an accomplished executive, Deanna Brown. Since making that decision, FMP has grown dramatically, but it’s also had its challenges. Last year, for example, we made the difficult but important decision to rethink the company so as to lean into our two most promising lines of business – content marketing (which we lay claim to inventing as “conversational marketing” some seven years ago) and programmatic marketing (which we in...

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It's been a rough go for @VaughnTaylorPGA, but he says his game is "coming around." @alexmiceli with the story:

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golfweek.com 27 Feb '13, 11pm

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Big news in watches: Rolex Tudor coming back to...

hodinkee.com 04 Mar '13, 9pm

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This Back to the future blend has turned out to be a great one. Check it out

This Back to the future blend has turned out to...

hasbean.co.uk 01 Mar '13, 11am

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Interflora Is Back: What Did They Fix & How Did They Come Back So Fast?

Interflora Is Back: What Did They Fix & How Did...

searchengineland.com 05 Mar '13, 5pm

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I’ve Turned Full Feeds Back On via @johnbattelle

battellemedia.com 09 Mar '13, 10pm

, and I just made my RSS feed full text and images again. Thanks for all your feedback, and we’ll just have to live with t...

Microsoft Surface coming to Singapore

Microsoft Surface coming to Singapore

blog.dk.sg 01 Mar '13, 1am

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content scrapers

battellemedia.com 22 Feb '13, 11pm

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New German Law Will Allow Free “Snippets” By Se...

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Love Bonito New Back To Basics II Launch 4 Mar 2013

Love Bonito New Back To Basics II Launch 4 Mar ...

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The Hidden Google Search Box

The Hidden Google Search Box

searchengineland.com 26 Feb '13, 6pm

It seems as if Google is testing hiding the search box completely from the Google search results page. A post in a Google+...

THE LAST STAND | Following his retreat from politics, Arnie is back in the place that deserves him. 4/5 stars.

THE LAST STAND | Following his retreat from pol...

timeoutsingapore.com 01 Mar '13, 8am

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Back to the land again: Folk schools teach skil...

grist.org 27 Feb '13, 12pm

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Notebook: It's back to earth for Shane Lowry: One day you’re good enough to beat Rory McIlroy ... #sports #golf

Notebook: It's back to earth for Shane Lowry: O...

golfweek.com 27 Feb '13, 2pm

Photo Gallery PHOTOS: WGC-Accenture Match Play (Sunday) Check out images from the semifinals and finals on Sunday at the W...

Back on Track: We caught up with @ChrisSolinsky earlier this week after his first race since 2011 last weekend.

Back on Track: We caught up with @ChrisSolinsky...

running.competitor.com 06 Mar '13, 8pm

Chris Solinsky returned to competition this past weekend with an 8:05.38 3,000-meter win at the University of Washington F...