paulbarrera


  • This is a Profile

    Dr. Dre Nerds Up And Drops A Beat for Zynga's Mafia Wars

    Digital

    Zynga and Dr. Dre have partnered to bring the sounds of the real streets to the digital streets of Mafia Wars. Holla if you hear me!

    This is a Profile

    Former eBay Search Engineer Launches Hyper-Social Location App: Silly Rabbit, Simple Check-Ins Are For Kids!

    Digital

    GeoGroups launched its geo-social app today out of Cupertino--and it wants to take check-ins and location-sharing to dizzying (and social!) heights. Read on to find out what CEO Raghav Gupta, an eBay alum, has planned for his intriguing new product.

    This is a Profile

    Million Dollar Route — Traffic Monitoring iPhone App Waze Raises $25 Million

    Digital

    Waze is a driving app that uses user-generated traffic reports to get you from point A to point B fast. And with a sizable $25 million in B round funding from Blue Run Ventures, Waze looks ready to do just that for some time.

    This is a Profile

    Social Integration Platform Threadsy Nets $3 Million B Round

    Digital

    Threadsy is a San Francisco startup that wants to simplify your social web life. A recent $3 million B round should help them do just that.

    This is a Profile

    LivingSocial's O'Shaughnessy: We 'Want to Be the Biggest Player in Local Commerce'

    Digital

    Thanks to Amazon, LivingSocial's CEO Tim O'Shaughnessy has the money and resources to make a run at Groupon's deal-of-the-day throne. Read on to find out precisely how he plans on doing it.

    This is a Profile

    Groupon Says No To Google as Mason goes Zuckerberg

    Digital

    Reports have it that Groupon will NOT be a part of Google's empire. But can it build one of it's own to rival the search giant's?

    This is a Profile

    Amazon Fires Another Salvo in Daily Deals Battle

    Digital

    With most speculating that Groupon will soon sell to Google, Amazon has invested $175 million in competing daily deal site LivingSocial. Local markets and internet savvy shoppers only stand to benefit.

    This is a Profile

    Everyone's Getting Into Social Commerce… But What's The Plan?

    Digital

    Social Commerce seems to be on everyone's lips these days. But no one seems to be able to pin down exactly HOW to dominate!