Giuseppe Taibi’s Techlog

Impressions and bookmarks about my technology journeys

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A Look at the Future through Some Special Glass

March 29th, 2011 · No Comments

In the past 10 years I logged several trips to Corning, upstate New York (Google Maps), home to my wife’s family and of the mythical Corning Glassworks, creators of many glass based products, from Pyrex to fiber optics. The visionaries at Corning Glassworks produced this video to give us a glimpse of how glass will continue to deliver [...]

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Tags: Emerging Technologies · environment

I Made The Boston’s Mobile Innovation Mobile Industry Heavy Hitters List

July 21st, 2010 · No Comments

I am delighted to report that yours truly has been included in the “Who’s Who: Boston’s Mobile Industry Heavy Hitters”. Congratulations to all the list members and special thanks to Jonathan Kardos of BostInnovation for compiling the list. OK, I have to admit that I am very proud of being the first face in the iPhone [...]

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Mobile Social Shopping Startup Shopkick Raises $15M From Smart VCs

July 15th, 2010 · 2 Comments

Shopkick, a Silicon Valley startup that “bridges the mobile and retail worlds“, has been awarded $15M of the smartest money that entrepreneurs can ever dream to get (WSJ, TechCrunch, VentureBeat). It is practically a “Grand Slam” of fund raising, starting with angel money from visionary LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman, followed by an A-series from the [...]

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MassTLC Innovation 2008 unConference is Sold Out

October 1st, 2008 · No Comments

Luckily, I made the cut   Companies that I am currently affiliated with: SmartWorlds – iPhone Apps Artisans – custom iPhone apps development Whagaa - iPhone Fitness and Sports Apps – 6 apps live on App Store since its launch OpenSpime – Internet of Things – open-source protocol and platform MassTLC Innovation 2008 unConference Home Page [...]

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March 5th, 2008 · No Comments

Day 3 at ETech and MegaPhone has another great game to play as the audience fills the room. I managed to yell “TIM!” like a maniac and scored #2!

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Tags: ETech '08