Too busy to check your daily Betabeat? Here are the highlights from last week, as selected by the editors.
REQUIRED READING: Can Erick Schonfeld Keep the TechCrunch Swagger Alive?
As the veteran editor steps into the top job, his departing colleague is torching the fields behind him.
REQUIRED READING: Rumors & Acquisitions: Bnter Takes Over the Makery
What will become of The Makery now that Matt Langer is gainfully employed?
REQUIRED READING: Occupy Wall Street’s Web Team Finds Anarchy Ain’t Easy
The ragtag protest’s ragtag IT department.
–The Winners from HackNY’s Biggest Hackathon Ever and the Debut of the Hacker League
–Yipit’s Vinny Vacanti On the Problems Plaguing the Daily Deals Market
–Jack Dorsey Offers Mayor Bloomberg a Job at Twitter’s First New York Office
–Startup News: Fitocracy Mobilizes, Exfm Extends and Blueprint Health and Facebook Both Want You
MILK AND COOKIES:
–New York’s Tech Community Remembers Steve Jobs
–For Soho House, The Tech Set Is The New Clubbable Class
–YouAre.TV Moves Back to New York After Fallout With Flaky Co-Founder-to-Be
–This Week In TechStars!: Mark Suster Gives Good Insult
–New York’s It Startup Throws a Party (January 14, 2011)