Monthly Archives: February 2011

FTD shows Groupon old school on Valentine’s bait & switch

Groupon sent out and “extra” deal this week from FTD Flowers for Valentine’s Day which seems like a nice and timely deal.  The problem is that FTD apparently decided to do a little price bait and switch on users coming … Continue reading

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PayPal now redeeming air miles

Did you ever lose air miles?  or have trouble finding how a good place to go during the blackout dates?  Well Paypal has given you a new out through Points.com. Airline customers who are frustrated with blackout dates, and the … Continue reading

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Y Combinator welcomes the “cheap money” party punchbowl

Much has been written about Paul Graham and the recent Startup Fund $150K deal.  Some people think that it will be the end of the VC, some the end of Angels but most of this is just Jim Cramer saying … Continue reading

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Matt Cutts says Bing is Barry Bonds (not in the good way)

There is a cat fight going on about Bing and Google search results.  If you don’t know about here is one long post and you could either Google or Bing it. Today Mr. Matt Cutts, all things search, at Google … Continue reading

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Technology changes the communication strategy for Egypt

The new voicemail to tweet technology that Google launched this weekend is one of the cooler things that I have seen lately. It is hard to imagine that a government can still shut off the entire internet in a country … Continue reading

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