Ice Cube, Kevin Hart, and Conan Share A Lyft

Lyft is a ride-sharing app that enables users to find Lyft drivers near their location on-demand. The San Francisco-based startup launched in 2012 and, as of June 2013, has raised $83 million from Andreesson Herowitz, Founders Fund, Mayfield Fund, K9 Ventures and Floodgate. For the purposes of full-disclosure: I was recently hired by Lyft as…

Zimedium Podcast Ep 1

In ZimediaumPodcast 1 we discuss: New Facebook News Feed Coming March 7, Amazon Instant Video scores deal with Scripps Networks, Netflix House of Cards – Most-watched program on Netflix since launch, YouTube and Netflix eligible for Emmys, Yahoo changing work-from-home policy, Andrew Mason out at Groupon.

Five Internet TV Predictions for 2013

Some early Internet TV predictions and Trends to Watch in 2013. 1. Cloud Takes Off – Movies in the cloud in 2K13 example: Vudu 2. Direct Access is King– Skipping the middle man example: Louis CK, selling his special online and later tickets to his show 3. Original Programming for Web TV example: Hulu’s Booth…

5 Things Small Business Owners Should Be Doing

Editor’s Note: Eric Zimmett is a tech writer and small business consultant who works at StateCollege.com assisting businesses with how to navigate today’s difficult marketing and advertising landscape. In his inaugural tech column for StateCollege.com, Eric Zimmett gives you five things small business owners should be doing. His “Tech Talk” column appears biweekly on StateCollege.com….