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Baltimore Ravens paid $130K to promote MD health exchange website [Links] business

Oct. 25, 2013 9:00 am

Baltimore Ravens paid $130K to promote MD health exchange website [Links]

"As part of the deal, the exchange is airing radio advertisements during Ravens broadcasts, will have exposure on Ravens digital media and visual ads in the stadium for two games."
City to expand Circulator bus line to north Baltimore [Links] creative

Sep. 27, 2013 9:05 am

City to expand Circulator bus line to north Baltimore [Links]

"Baltimore City plans to expand the Purple Route of the free Charm City Circulator bus line to University Parkway in north Baltimore, starting in fall 2014."
12 reasons your tech company can’t hire Millennials [Links] dev

Aug. 30, 2013 9:30 am

12 reasons your tech company can’t hire Millennials [Links]

"Millennials have different expectations than new employees did 40 years ago."
Dave Troy: ‘we need audits so citizens and government have a shared view’ [Links] civic

May. 10, 2013 9:06 am

Dave Troy: ‘we need audits so citizens and government have a shared view’ [Links]

Dave Troy: Baltimore residents deserve to know more about city finances [Baltimore Business Journal]: “[W]e need audits in order for citizens and government to have a shared view. If we want to address fairness and justice in Baltimore, we need to ensure that government does not have better or different data from voters. To have a functional democracy, […]
Parking Panda, SocialToaster among startups receiving Venture For America fellows [Links] civic

Apr. 26, 2013 9:00 am

Parking Panda, SocialToaster among startups receiving Venture For America fellows [Links]

Sorry to Disrupt: Valleywag Is Back [Valleywag]: “Get a computer science degree, head west, think of a silly title, drop the vowels, shake hands, and wait for free-flowing millions you don’t deserve in exchange for a service no one needs.” National entrepreneurship program debuts in Baltimore [BmoreMedia]: “In Baltimore, the following companies could get access […]
Alexis Ohanian: Reddit cofounder asks for Google’s influence to block CISPA [Links] creative

Apr. 19, 2013 9:00 am

Alexis Ohanian: Reddit cofounder asks for Google’s influence to block CISPA [Links]

InvestMaryland Challenge recap, with video of Governor Martin O’Malley’s remarks [gb.tc]: “The Governor is looking to repeat the competition annually in an effort to support a strong entrepreneurial ecosystem.” Reddit co-founder calls out Google, Twitter, Facebook over CISPA [Network World]: “Alexis Ohanian posted a video Wednesday morning detailing his opposition to the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act.” Philly TechBreakfast […]
Baltimore City Hall releases 10-year financial plan [Links] civic

Mar. 22, 2013 9:00 am

Baltimore City Hall releases 10-year financial plan [Links]

Be Your Own VC: How to Vet a Startup Before You Join [Mashable]: “VCs vet the founder, the management team, the opportunity and the economics before presenting a term sheet. The same … applies equally well to job candidates.” Change to Grow: A Ten-Year Financial Plan for Baltimore [Mayor's Office]: “Change to Grow is a […]
City middle schoolers create online journal [Links] creative

Mar. 15, 2013 9:30 am

City middle schoolers create online journal [Links]

Sign this Change.org petition to save Google Reader.
John Waters is NOT dead // Kevin Plank more powerful than Michael Jordan // No women among world’s top 10 tech billionaires [LINKS] civic

Mar. 8, 2013 8:30 am

John Waters is NOT dead // Kevin Plank more powerful than Michael Jordan // No women among world’s top 10 tech billionaires [LINKS]

Riding On the Wings of Angels, VCs Avoid the So-Called Series A Crunch [TechCrunch]: “The spike in angel investments is driving the Series A crunch, not an expansion of professional seed or early-stage venture investments.” Zuckerberg, Gates, Bezos, Page, and Brin (but no women) among world’s top 10 tech billionaires [VentureBeat]: “Not a single woman […]