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Re: [newtech-1] Linux Desktop Gaming - On 8/3/2012 5:09 PM, Laird Popkin wrote: > I agree with you that *consumer electronics* platforms (Win8 on ARM, > iPad, Android tablets) are likely to be all locked down Win8 on ARM is just Win8 on another architecture. It's been arbitrarily cast Jonathan H. Aug 3, 2012 6:29 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Crowdsourcing 's effect on seed funding.... - Interesting question. I've seen several cases where an unsuccessful Kickstarter generated a second try that succeeded, because the people involved learned more about what works and what doesn't (e.g. they got rewards wrong, set Laird P. Aug 3, 2012 6:04 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Crowdsourcing 's effect on seed funding.... - Indiegogo and Kickstarter aren't providing investment in terms that VCs would worry about - there's no equity involved. From what I've heard, VCs like crowdsourcing in that it's basically pre-selling product, showing demand. Though if you Laird P. Aug 3, 2012 6:00 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Crowdsourcing 's effect on seed funding.... - What do you learn from an unsuccessful crowd funding experience? How many people get it right the 2nd or the 3rd time? -- -------------- Be Fea Miles R. Aug 3, 2012 5:55 PM
Crowdsourcing 's effect on seed funding.... - Hey all, have a quick question. A client is considering using Indiegogo to crowd source a project they're working on with the funds targeted toward finishing their platform. Question I have is, if they were to meet their fundraising Steven B. Aug 3, 2012 5:47 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Linux Desktop Gaming - You edited out the key sentence -  As Kervin pointed out, the general purpose computer is different from consumer electronics. Laird P. Aug 3, 2012 5:06 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Software Patents are Evil/House to Legislate Against Patent Trolls? - Preview not available Jesse S. Aug 3, 2012 4:07 PM
Re: [newtech-1] google fiber review - Two more overviews of Google Fiber from GigaOM: EddieN Aug 3, 2012 3:21 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Linux Desktop Gaming - On 8/3/2012 3:14 PM, EddieN wrote: > Jonathan: > > On Fri, Aug 3, 2012 at 2:29 PM, Jonathan Hirschman > > wrote: > > If you consider all of that, compare it to an iPad. Locked "bios", > Jonathan H. Aug 3, 2012 3:19 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Linux Desktop Gaming - Jonathan: On Fri, Aug 3, 2012 at 2:29 PM, Jonathan Hirschman < [address removed] > wrote: EddieN Aug 3, 2012 3:12 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Software Patents are Evil/House to Legislate Against Patent Trolls? - Preview not available Jesse S. Aug 3, 2012 2:56 PM
RE: [newtech-1] Software Patents are Evil/House to Legislate Against Patent Trolls? - Eddie, With all due respect, the definition "anything that could be implemented in a computer" is a very, VERY broad definition. It is a bludgeon that would uniformly smite inventions that required decades of research with the trivial (which should have Robert G. Aug 3, 2012 2:55 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Linux Desktop Gaming - locked bootloader doesn't sound so great http://arstechnica.com/informa­tion-technology/2012/01/window­s-8s-locked-bootloaders-much-a­do-about-nothing-or-the-end-of­-the-world-as-we-know-it/ ... Locking isn't universal, mind; some, such as the Motorola X mark p. Aug 3, 2012 2:44 PM
RE: [SPAM]Re: [newtech-1] replace iPhone screen - Darrin W. Aug 3, 2012 2:35 PM
Software Patents are Evil/House to Legislate Against Patent Trolls? - Preview not available EddieN Aug 3, 2012 2:34 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Linux Desktop Gaming - On 8/3/2012 1:59 PM, Laird Popkin wrote: > So since we're speculating without any info, I'll throw in my > speculation - I don't think that Apple or MS will completely lock down > their desktop OSs, because it's in their interests to allow MacOS X and Jonathan H. Aug 3, 2012 2:27 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Re: Looking for Small Office Spaces Near 53rd and 3rd, Manhattan - Commune with God? Mirror on the wall On Fri, Aug 3, 2012 at 8:12 AM, ed potter < [address removed] > wrote: Victor S. Aug 3, 2012 2:16 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Linux Desktop Gaming - Exactly, it's all speculation based on two tweets that are themselves speculation, so it's all based on no information. I'd guess that the developers feel threatened by Apple and MS' stores, who trying to create a public outcry in favor of Laird P. Aug 3, 2012 1:56 PM
My landlord wants to offer one of houses to a start up, sort of alive work space - Its in Long Beach about 50 minutes by LIRR from the city. Near the beach. It may work for you if your team is interested in this or I guess he will rent to programmers. http://longisland.craigslist.o­rg/roo/3101133849.html Miles R. Aug 3, 2012 1:27 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Linux Desktop Gaming - Mike, You and I both knew this info already but I appreciate someone trying to help. david R Aug 3, 2012 1:01 PM
Re: [SPAM]Re: [newtech-1] replace iPhone screen - He helped me earlier this week as well - cool guy. He also replaced my battery with new one. $65 for screen for iPhone 4 and threw in the battery when i questioned why mine was at zero power when i came back Glen D. Aug 3, 2012 12:31 PM
Re: [newtech-1] - Malware below. Do not click! If you already clicked, I suggest running a full scan with Kaspersky Rescue Disk or D.A. G. Aug 3, 2012 11:41 AM
Re: [SPAM]Re: [newtech-1] replace iPhone screen - Preview not available Michael B. J. Aug 3, 2012 11:28 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Linux Desktop Gaming - Yes, Kervin we already know that. Sorry, it doesn't work as well and it's a poor substitute. In the future please consider that we already understand and don't bother to send a reply. -Mike Sent from my iPhone On Aug 3, 2012, at 10:00 AM, Kervin P Michael M. Aug 3, 2012 11:27 AM
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RE: [SPAM]Re: [newtech-1] replace iPhone screen - Darrin W. Aug 3, 2012 10:55 AM
RE: Re: [newtech-1] Linux Desktop Gaming - FYI, Windows has the same command line tools [ http://cygwin.com/ ]. Plus PowerShell [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/P­owershell ], which is built into the OS. Best regards, Kervin Adevsoft Inc Business Software Development http://adevsoft.com/ Kervin P. Aug 3, 2012 9:57 AM
Re: Re: [newtech-1] Linux Desktop Gaming - I have a awesome command line on my MacBook. That was the most important move Apple ever did. Just nailed it. The MacBook is really a Unix box at it's core. The best coders in the world at one point find themselves doing a ls -al. And using vi. If y ed p. Aug 3, 2012 9:16 AM
Re: Looking for Small Office Spaces Near 53rd and 3rd, Manhattan - Loosecubes.com A glut of spaces. Some are even $0 a day. People just want to hang. For some reason people just like people. Are they crazy? My 10 year quest to find a solitary cave is moving slowly, but inching forward, but for now BK just has to do. ed p. Aug 3, 2012 9:10 AM
RE: [newtech-1] Linux Desktop Gaming - That link doesn't give any proof that Windows 8 prohibits Steam or any other 3rd party software. In fact it correctly states we don't know the extent of changes in the OS. The Blizzard article was based on a single tweet from the Design VP's personal Kervin P. Aug 3, 2012 8:37 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Linux Desktop Gaming - I hope Linux gets some real market share. However, I think everyone would benefit if all those XP users upgraded to Win8. Microsoft did a solid job. Plus they actually took a bold step with their UI. Let's help everyone move into the second decade of the Michael M. Aug 3, 2012 8:36 AM
Re: [newtech-1] wonder if this lines up with their used CD purchases - So Dean, with regard to previous statements around keeping your CDs due to uncertain digital sound quality and etc., Amazon's new upgrades include automatically upgrading all of your previous Amazon purchases to 256kbps. I think this may even apply to Andy Aug 3, 2012 7:02 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Linux Desktop Gaming - On 8/2/2012 1:26 PM, Laird Popkin wrote: > I would be surprised if either Apple or MS straight out prohibited the > Steam client on their OS, because both companies allow users to install > any apps from any source, in addition to their app stores. Jonathan H. Aug 3, 2012 1:44 AM
Introducing EventLink. Making connections easier. - Preview not available Alex K. Aug 3, 2012 12:12 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Looking for Small Office Spaces - Manhattan - Shahen, If you're flexible as to location....You should check out Alley NYC!   Alley NYC 500 7th Ave. bet 37th & 38th. www.nyalley.com   user 9. Aug 2, 2012 5:17 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Looking for Small Office Spaces Near 53rd and 3rd, Manhattan - Shahen, Take a look at the mailing list's "Office Space Marketplace" spreadsheet: https://docs.google.com/spread­s D.A. G. Aug 2, 2012 3:35 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Virtual assistant/basic WP - Preview not available mazal Aug 2, 2012 1:32 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Linux Desktop Gaming - I would be surprised if either Apple or MS straight out prohibited the Steam client on their OS, because both companies allow users to install any apps from any source, in addition to their app stores. So I'd expect the pressure on Valve to be a bit m Laird P. Aug 2, 2012 1:24 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Re: Looking for legal counsel to advise on early stage startup situation - body {word-wrap: break-word; background-color:#ffffff;} My firm - www.infolawgroup.com - works with star Rich S. Aug 2, 2012 12:50 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Ocr for handwriting - I very much agree with Jonathan's summary below - I would recommend TIS - Top Image Systems . Their eFlow software has a very good ICR engine set that encompasses several different ICR libraries. I used the user 2. Aug 2, 2012 12:30 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Linux Desktop Gaming - On 8/2/[masked]:54 AM, Jason wrote: > ...you do know that linux is based off of unix, right? Yes, I'm quite aware of how Linux came to be, having used Yggdrasil for my first install. The context of my previous message should indicate that I have mo Jonathan H. Aug 2, 2012 12:28 PM
RE: [newtech-1] Virtual assistant/basic WP - I agree, PM is key. One approach that has helped me is to separate the tasks. It may be difficult to get an individual who's a good WordPress admin and also a good copywriter. But it's a little easier to get a decent copywriter and webmaster separ Kervin P. Aug 2, 2012 12:28 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Linux Desktop Gaming - Briefly: Valve surely will increase their revs _somewhat_ by porting Steam, and L4D (and assuming TF2) to start with, but Steam is just a distro channel. Steam on Linux with no games is pointless. Justin D. Aug 2, 2012 12:26 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Virtual assistant/basic WP - I've tried out www.ovguide.com with some success. But without the proper management it's really quite difficult to find the right set of hands for the job. On Thu, Aug 2, 2012 SKazi Aug 2, 2012 11:59 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Linux Desktop Gaming - ...you do know that linux is based off of unix, right?  Linux is contending with walled gardens. The walled gardens of Microsoft and Apple. Despite being free and open source, it does have to compete with other operating syst user 5. Aug 2, 2012 11:50 AM
Looking for Small Office Spaces Near 53rd and 3rd, Manhattan - Hi All,   Hope everyone is having an awesome day!   I have a startup IT consulting company and we are currently looking to move into a very small office space (3-4 people) near 53rd and 3rd, Manhattan. Our bud Shahen U. Aug 2, 2012 11:31 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Linux Desktop Gaming - On 8/2/[masked]:18 AM, Jason wrote: > its all about unix baby No, not really. It's about the fact that Valve is going to get crushed by the walled garden effect on Mac and Win. Since Linux has no walled gardens to contend with, it's a great way to Jonathan H. Aug 2, 2012 11:27 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Linux Desktop Gaming - its all about unix baby On Thu, Aug 2, 2012 at 11:03 AM, mark phelan < [address removed] > wrote: user 5. Aug 2, 2012 11:03 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Linux Desktop Gaming - blizzard:  windows8 no good for games:   http://www.digitaltrends.com/c­omputing/blizzard-agrees-with-­valve-windows-8-is-bad-for-vid­eo-games mark p. Aug 2, 2012 11:00 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Re: Looking for legal counsel to advise on early stage startup situation - Hi Brad, Same here, not sure if you are still looking for I would highly recommend Joseph Zoccali whom I have worked with in the past for some our start up clients. Please let me know and if you would be interes Mert S. Aug 2, 2012 10:33 AM
Re: Looking for legal counsel to advise on early stage startup situation - Hi Brad, Not sure if you are still looking but I would recommend contacting Rosanne Felicello of Felicello Law: www.felicellolaw.com This blog post from her website seems to resonate with your needs: http://felicellolaw.com/2011/1­2/why-hiring-a-la Marc A. Aug 2, 2012 10:20 AM
wonder if this lines up with their used CD purchases - http://www.theregister.co.uk/2­012/08/02/amazon_cloud_music_p­layer/   ∞ Andy Badera ∞ This email is: [ ] bloggable [x] ask first [ ] private Andy Aug 2, 2012 9:38 AM
Virtual assistant/basic WP - Preview not available user 5. Aug 2, 2012 9:16 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Ocr for handwriting - Hi Josh, From my recent experience with Abby FlexiCapture, ICR (individual character recognition, which encompasses handwriting) is still not that accurate unless you've created your form initially with ICR in mind, so here's a Jonathan J. Aug 2, 2012 8:54 AM
Linux Desktop Gaming - It looks like Linux is on the verge of becoming a good solution for desktop gaming.  Valve is porting their software to the platform it actually runs better on Linux than Windows. http://blogs.valveso Michael M. Aug 2, 2012 7:41 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Ocr for handwriting - Check out Abbyy. They have both desktop apps and toolkits. jh On 8/2/[masked]:39 AM, Josh Cohen wrote: > Ive got a very large set of scanned pages im looking to OCR. > The scans are of forms filled out by people, including signatures. > > Anyone Jonathan H. Aug 2, 2012 1:25 AM
Ocr for handwriting - Ive got a very large set of scanned pages im looking to OCR. The scans are of forms filled out by people, including signatures. Anyone know of software that could handle this? Sent from mobile Josh C. Aug 2, 2012 12:36 AM
Re: Re: [newtech-1] Can you please recommend a cool and reasonably priced website/logo design firm? - Hi, I work for a management and consulting firm called Chiu Consulting Group that provides all-in-one packages in strategic consulting, especially for startups; logo and website design is also a part of their services. If you only want that ser Mon Yuck Y. Aug 1, 2012 10:00 PM
Re: [newtech-1] App.net - Preview not available user 5. Aug 1, 2012 3:34 PM
App.net - Dean C. Aug 1, 2012 3:07 PM
Re: [newtech-1] google fiber review - Yeah, they have a very good set of Android apps to tackle such things. The search function is by far easier to use from the app than it is with the remote. My favorite use of the FiOS app is to turn down the volume/change EddieN Aug 1, 2012 2:00 PM
Re: [newtech-1] google fiber review - Thanks Eddie! :) I'm not sure what network ports Verizon uses for their home security product, but I've made sure to have my services running on obscure/random port numbers - mostly to stay away from script kiddies. I Ankur S. Aug 1, 2012 1:45 PM
Traducto comes to the App Store - Preview not available Jules Aug 1, 2012 1:25 PM
Re: Finite Automata Nomenclature (was RE: [newtech-1] google fiber review) - Lol. On Wed, Aug 1, 2012 at 12:15 PM, Ed Muller < Baba Aug 1, 2012 12:16 PM
RE: Finite Automata Nomenclature (was RE: [newtech-1] google fiber review) - Ed M. Aug 1, 2012 12:12 PM
Finite Automata Nomenclature (was RE: [newtech-1] google fiber review) - Ed, et al., With all due respect, I must note that there are deterministic and non-deterministic finite automata. There is no such creature as an "indeterminate" finite automaton. I must also note that it is a classic proof that deterministic and non-det Robert G. Aug 1, 2012 12:09 PM
Re: [newtech-1] google fiber review - definitely deterministic finite automaton.Google's of the world don't expect the masses to have the capacity to comprehend and take advantage of a non deterministic state wherein the masses could figure out what they want. Google's & the Apples of the Baba Aug 1, 2012 11:52 AM
Re: [newtech-1] google fiber review - Preview not available Richard D. Aug 1, 2012 11:52 AM
RE: [newtech-1] google fiber review - In Pythonesque fashion I must ask, "A deterministic finite automaton or an indeterminate finite automaton"? Ed Muller | NYTE -----Original Message----- From: [address removed] [mailto:[address removed]] On Behalf Of Baba Sent: Wednesday, Aug Ed M. Aug 1, 2012 11:47 AM
Priceline.com looking for designers and developers: CT or NYC Office. - Chris M. Aug 1, 2012 11:46 AM
Re: [newtech-1] google fiber review - Preview not available Baba Aug 1, 2012 11:23 AM
Re: [newtech-1] google fiber review - Preview not available Sai Aug 1, 2012 11:21 AM
Re: [newtech-1] google fiber review - Well, FiOS is a bit of a special case, in that they have their own home networking/home security product that works on it, so they might not distinguish that much between the version they up-sell to you, and a homegrown so EddieN Aug 1, 2012 11:20 AM
RE: [newtech-1] google fiber review - Dean C. Aug 1, 2012 11:16 AM
RE: [newtech-1] google fiber review - Ed M. Aug 1, 2012 11:12 AM
Re: [newtech-1] google fiber review - Preview not available Ankur S. Aug 1, 2012 10:58 AM
Re: [newtech-1] google fiber review - Thanks for the summary, Sai -- and too bad someone jacked my Silicon Prairie moniker but great minds, etc. If they can' EddieN Aug 1, 2012 10:50 AM
Re: [newtech-1] google fiber review - Preview not available Jesse S. Aug 1, 2012 10:48 AM
RE: [newtech-1] google fiber review - Dean C. Aug 1, 2012 10:39 AM
RE: [newtech-1] NYTECH Crowdfunding Debrief - Dean C. Aug 1, 2012 10:35 AM
Re: [newtech-1] google fiber review - Probably also want/need jumbo frame support from Google's ingress, inward. --ab On Wed, Aug 1, 2012 at 9:22 AM, Sai R < s Andy Aug 1, 2012 10:25 AM
Re: [newtech-1] google fiber review - Preview not available Michael M. Aug 1, 2012 10:23 AM
Re: [newtech-1] google fiber review - Preview not available Sai Aug 1, 2012 10:20 AM
Re: [newtech-1] google fiber review - didn't Skype move away from the third-party peer server node model? ∞ Andy Badera ∞ This email is: [ ] bloggable [x] ask first [ ] private ∞ Google me: Andy Aug 1, 2012 10:18 AM
Crowdfunding and Wine - A Potent Combination - Just a quick reminder that Gotham Media's Crowdfunding and Wine panel discussion is tonight at the Wix Lounge (info below). Save user 8. Aug 1, 2012 10:05 AM
RE: [newtech-1] google fiber review - Dean C. Aug 1, 2012 10:03 AM
Fwd: Watch Day 2 of #140edu 2012 LIVE - For those who are interested I'm a character Miles R. Aug 1, 2012 9:35 AM
RE: [newtech-1] Bloomberg open source initiative - Dean C. Aug 1, 2012 9:31 AM
google fiber review - Hello NYTM-ers Thought I'd summarize what I learnt about google fiber so you guys don't have to make a trip to Kansas City to find out more. Speeds : Google promises upload and download spee Sai Aug 1, 2012 9:24 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Bloomberg open source initiative - Preview not available Natalie L. Aug 1, 2012 9:15 AM
RE: [newtech-1] Bloomberg open source initiative - Dean C. Aug 1, 2012 8:57 AM
Re: Re: [newtech-1] Can you please recommend a cool and reasonably priced website/logo design firm? - One of our clients is  http://www.icracked.com . You can either get a tech to fix your phone, or order the parts and do it  yourself. Good luck! -- Jay M. Aug 1, 2012 8:48 AM
Re: [newtech-1] Bloomberg open source initiative - Preview not available Natalie L. Aug 1, 2012 8:47 AM
Re: replace iPhone screen - I have had a few repairs done at AppleBerry in midtown, including a screen replacement. They are affordable, fast and have a yelp deal.  Russell S. Aug 1, 2012 5:53 AM
NYTECH Crowdfunding Debrief - I have just posted the video from the June 21 New York Technology Council Crowdfunding Debrief, which focused on the JOBS Act. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v­=KC24ThC7Xvw Joly M. Aug 1, 2012 3:22 AM
RE: [newtech-1] Verizon can't charge for WiFi tethering - Ashish B. Jul 31, 2012 10:19 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Verizon can't charge for WiFi tethering - AT&T also? Cv Sent from my iPhone On Jul 31, 2012, at 8:28 PM, Michael Mellinger < [address removed] > wrote: user 1. Jul 31, 2012 9:30 PM
Re: [newtech-1] Bloomberg open source initiative - Good stuff. What do you want to use it for? ;) Thanks, http://shamanovsky.com http://bit.ly/tic Victor S. Jul 31, 2012 8:55 PM
Verizon can't charge for WiFi tethering - http://www.zdnet.com/let-my-wi­-fi-go-fcc-rules-verizon-cant-­charge-for-wi-fi-tethering-700­0001916/ -Mike Michael M. Jul 31, 2012 8:26 PM
Recommendations for graphing tool with pop-up elements? - Hi! I'm looking for something that will allow me to chart out the various highs and lows, conflicts, resolutions etc for a book or narrative, for multiple characters. This tool should also allow for pop up elements for me to insert details. Any thoug user 9. Jul 31, 2012 7:20 PM

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