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Sometimes It’s Great That Startups Ignore BlackBerry

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Sometimes it’s nice to get a break from the startup world. It seems Silicon Valley churns out the next “game changing” startup about once a month and the vast majority of these companies are a waste of everybody’s time. Take Kevin Rose’s Oink for example. It’s not a bad a idea, it’s just a waste of your time. No offence to Rose because Oink would be awesome if everyone in your city used it, but that’s incredibly unlikely. What’s more likely is that this idea will pivot about six times until it’s something very different than what it started, or the idea will simply fade into oblivion. In the meantime, if you’re an iPhone user and your friends are into trying every free app that hits the App Store, you will likely get bombarded with friend requests for each of these startups.
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Great Entrepreneur Interviews At Foundation by Kevin Rose

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Foundation is a cool interview site that may grow into something more but for now it’s a collection of interviews with the tech and mobile industry’s biggest players. Rose has interviews with Jack Dorsey or Twitter, Dennis Crowley, Chris Sacca and more. Hit the jump for more details and some of the videos.
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