The Worst Super Bowl Ads Of All Time

Its hard to believe these marketing fails made it all the way to the end zone. With an estimated audience of 112 million people, it’s easy to understand why marketers spend so much money on commercials during the Super Bowl.

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Bose’s new beat

Bob Maresca had just returned from a product launch event in New York when he got the call. His boss and mentor, 83-year-old Amar Bose, had been rushed to Lahey Hospital in Burlington, Massachusetts, and they didn’t know whether he’d make it through the night.

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Introducing Multi-Step Zaps: The Easiest Way to Build Powerful Workflows

Today’s a big day at Zapier. Really, really, really big. Because today we’re unveiling Multi-Step Zaps, the easiest way to automate powerful workflows with your apps.

Starting now, Zaps don’t stop at two steps. They can expand to four steps, or 14 steps, or more. You can string all of your apps together so they work in harmony. And with each connection, you’ll save more time, get more done, and wield more power.

Bottom line: Multi-Step Zaps mean that every automation works harder, so you don’t have to.

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Asterisk Voicemail Transcription via IBM Bluemix Speech-to-Text API

This guide briefly explains how to configure Asterisk PBX to send voicemail as an email with message as mp3 attachment and a text transcription via the IBM Bluemix Speech-to-Text API.

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What Every Entrepreneur Can Learn from Virgin America’s Secret Sauce — Medium

Every major corporation has a beginning; an inception phase that lays down their DNA as a company.

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Automating Our Infrastructure to Empower Engineers

Growing a business is hard and growing the engineering team to support that is arguably harder, but doing both of those without a stable infrastructure is basically impossible. Particularly for high growth businesses, where every engineer must be empowered to write, test, and ship code with a high degree of autonomy.

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From WeWork To WeLive: Startup Moves Members Into Its First Residential Building

The company is betting big that it can do with “coliving” what it has done with “coworking.”

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