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LuckyPennie Adds Human Element Back Into Music Discovery Tech
LuckyPennie Adds Human Element Back Into Music Discovery Tech
04.24.14

As we become increasingly connected digitally, we’re becoming correspondingly detached in our interpersonal relationships. Case in point: When a digital music site suggests music to us, they’re doing so through a complex algorithm that takes an educated guess about what we might like to listen to, effectively taking human beings out of the equation. Three [...]

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This Shirt Doesn’t Smell After You’ve Worked Out In It
This Shirt Doesn’t Smell After You’ve Worked Out In It
04.24.14

$250,421. That’s how much money Waiz Rahim helped raise on Kickstarter for SilverAir, an innovative active-wear product from startup Y Athletics. Just 21 years old, Rahim, a USC sophomore, splits his time between his studies and working with Y Athletics. Rahim first learned about Y Athletics through Arbab Sam Mazumdar, a family friend who founded the fledgling [...]

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It’s a Buyer’s Market: The Big Board bar in DC makes a bi…
It’s a Buyer’s Market: The Big Board bar in DC makes a big splash with pricing strategy
04.24.14

Did you ever wonder what would happen if a restaurant or bar’s prices fluctuated in real time – based on the menu item’s popularity? The owners of The Big Board, an innovative pub in Washington, DC, decided to explore this unique pricing strategy – with extremely positive results. Opened just under three years ago, The [...]