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Sharefile How to Raise Money from Angel Investors, Part 2

share FacebookTwitteremail comment This Week in Startups has partnered with Citrix Sharefile and released How to raise money from angel investors, part 2. This never-before released episode features in-depth fundraising advice from Jason Calacanis and special guests. There's only one way to watch this episode – Join ShareFile.com and use the offer code ‘TWIST’. After joining, click [...]

Free Audible Audiobook & iPad Mini Contest

share FacebookTwitteremail comment This Week in Startups is excited to partner with Audible! 1) Get a free Audible audiobook by visiting: http://audible.com/twist. iPad Mini Contest Win an iPad Mini signed by @jason! There are 2 ways to enter -- 1) Sign-up at http://audible.com/twist to get your free audiobook and then forward your email confirmation to [...]

ShareFile 10 Questions from Top Investors

The “This Week in Startups” staff created a special “10 Questions from Top Investors” episode. We scoured our archive and pulled out some of the best material from our 425+ episodes. In this special episode you’ll see – David Cohen answer “What does a startup have to show to get a VC’s attention?” Chris Dixon […]

Audible iPad Mini Contest

share FacebookTwitteremail comment Audible iPad Mini Contest   This Week in Startups is excited to announce another Audible iPad Mini contest! There are 2 ways to enter -- 1) Sign-up at http://audible.com/twist to get your free audiobook and then forward your email confirmation to audible@launch.co. 2) Send a thank you tweet to @audible_com & send [...]

Snapterms iPad Mini Giveaway

share FacebookTwitteremail comment We all know that we SHOULD have privacy policies and proper terms of service on our site, yet you probably don't. Why not? It's incredibly expensive to work with a lawyer on them! That's where our good friendsSnapterms come in. All they do is terms of services and they do them at an [...]

FREE Webcam Giveaway

share FacebookTwitteremail comment We've teamed up with GoToMeeting to run another fun contest! This one is pretty easy -- Answer this question in a tweet: If you could have a meeting with anyone famous (living or not) using GoToMeeting with HD Faces. Who would it be and Why? Make sure to include #TwistWebcam & #GoToMeeting in your [...]

Jason Calacanis and Kevin Pollak Launch Streaming TV Network ‘This Week In’

New network closes $300k angel round, taps Mark Jeffrey as co-founder and CEO Technology and entertainment personalities Jason Calacanis and Kevin Pollak today announced they have joined forces on a new Internet-based television network, This Week In, Inc. The startup has closed a modest angel round ($300,000) from a group of investors including Calacanis; Sky […]

Streaming TV Network ‘This Week In’ Doubles Show Lineup

Now live streaming 15 original shows; adds entertainment block. Just six weeks after its official launch, live Web television network, This Week In has doubled its show lineup to 15 and delivered on its promise to expand beyond technology programming. This Week In now offers a full entertainment block on Sundays, anchored by Kevin Pollak’s […]