A few months ago, Jon Mitchell wrote a great piece that stirred up a lot of discussion about the viability of creating art on tablets with your hands. Although I commented at the time, I’ve finally drawn a more complete response.
What’s the secret to startup success? According to Jason Baptiste, CEO of Onswipe and author of the new book, “The Ultralight Startup: Launching a Startup Without Clout or Capital”, it’s all about thinking big, keeping it simple and shipping quickly.
Some of the crew behind Mystery Science Theater 3000 have created RiffTrax to come up with new options for hilarious movie commentary. Riffmaster Michael J. Nelson explains why they’re trying to raise big bucks to license the latest Hollywood blockbusters.
Best Buy is joining Amazon, Google, and Apple in offering customers a cloud-based storage and streaming service for digital music. Using its “PlayAnywhere” technology, the Best Buy Music Cloud will let users upload their songs to the cloud, then stream the music across multiple devices, including Blackberry, Android and iOS.
This week in San Diego is Qualcomm’s Uplinq 2010 conference, which is focused on the business and technology behind mobile development. During the opening keynote, company CEO Paul Jacobs announced that Qualcomm would be releasing a free vison-based augmented reality (AR) software development kit (SDK) – potentially enabling developers to build the…