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FirstCrush: Subscription e-commerce for Wine!

June 25th, 2012 · 2 Comments · NYC, Personal, tech

Tweet As far as I see it, subscription e-commerce is most effective for those purchases that occur 1) on a pretty regular and predictable basis and/or 2) in markets of great diversity or opacity. Regarding 1): it doesn’t make sense to receive a box of [insert goods here] every single month on an ongoing basis [...]

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Shairporter for Your Airport Commutes!

June 12th, 2012 · 4 Comments · NYC, tech

Tweet If you live in New York City, you have a few ways of getting to the airport. On the public transportation side, you you can take the E train and AirTrain (1 hour from my apartment) to JFK, or the 2/3 trains and the M60 bus (55 minutes) to LaGuardia. On the private side, [...]

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Citi Bike: Bike-Sharing for New York City!

May 7th, 2012 · No Comments · NYC

Tweet Earlier this morning, Mayor Bloomberg just announced the launch of Citi Bike, New York City’s new bike share program that will begin this summer! The program will deploy 10,000 bikes across Manhattan and Brooklyn starting in July and will be managed by Alta Bicycle Share. The New York City Investment Fund is supporting this [...]

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