Felicia Day hosted the 2013 Shorty Awards

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The fifth annual Shorty Awards was held Monday night at the Times Center in New York. Hosted by actress Felicia Day, the event honors top short-form content creators on popular social media platforms. Checkout my article on NBC New York!     Here's George Takei's Shorty Awards Acceptance Speech for Distinguished Achievement in Internet Culture:

The Webby Awards 2013 and Winners Gallery Relaunch

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The Webby Awards is a leading international award honoring excellence on the internet. The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences has presented this award annually since The Webbys establishment in 1996 in over 100 categories such as Online Film & Video, Interactive Advertising & Media, Mobile & Apps, and Social. Last year, the 16th ...

SXSW Day 3: Rachel Maddow, Cory Booker, Leap Motion, Mashable and Twitter Parties

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Rachel Maddow The featured session for SXSW Interactive Day 3 was A Conversation with MSNBC's Rachel Maddow. The conversation started on a serious tone, Rachel talked about her new book, Drift: The Unmooring of American Military Power. She talked about how the U.S. became a nation that frequently sends its military to war in remote areas ...

Google+ Hangouts as Live Events for Social Media Week 2013

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Photo Credit: www.cmj.com Hugo Leung One big difference between Social Media Week 2012 and 2013 is the amount of Google+ Hangouts hosted this year. Google+ Hangouts has been a hit with brands and publications when it comes to hosting live discussions with viewer participation. Great example leading this format is HuffPost Live. What's also impressive is ...

Hulu, FreePriceAlerts, ShopRunner, LifeProof, Slingbox, LoJack with bnetTV at Pepcom NYC

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Pepcom Wine, Dine, and Demo 2012 event took place on 11/15 at the Hammerstein Ballroom in NYC. There were 40+ exhibitors and 500+ attendees at Pepcom’s annual “technology tasting,” combining Argentinean wine tasting with a media event showcasing the latest computers, laptops, tablets, software, smartphones, apps, TVs, video games, toys, gadgets, and other emerging technologies ...

Uncubed NYC – a New Kind of Startup Talent Event

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[image source: Gawker] Imagine a job fair with open bar, artists painting live, opportunities to network with your industry idols, ping-pong tournaments, and an after party with LCD Sound System. Formerly the Silicon Alley Talent Fair, Uncubed NYC rallied 80+ New York startups and emerging companies to throw this new kind of startup talent event to ...

Where My Girls At?! Women in Tech Groups NYC

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There has been more and more resources and organizations promoting women in technology and entrepreneurship. Here are some organizations I’ve personally attended past events from and know are active in New York: Women in Wireless Women in Wireless promotes and develops female leaders in mobile and digital media by hosting panel events with industry thought leaders, multi-city ...