Too busy to check your daily Betabeat? Here are the highlights from last week, as selected by the editors.
REQUIRED READING: I’m Here to Make Friends: A Spin Through New York’s Meetups
REQUIRED READING: Dwolla Announces Funding Led by Union Square Ventures
–‘NY Tech Day’ to Cement City’s Tradition of Massive Tech Events
–Thre.ad, a Social Network for Street Style is Raising a 760K Debt Round
–Youngest Person in New York Tech Meetup History Demos iPad App
–Cornell Plans on Partnering with Other International Universities, Besides Technion, For Roosevelt Island Tech Campus
MILK AND COOKIES:
–Google Says ‘Gchat’ is Not a Word
–Wow, There Sure Are a Lot of Ads Next to My Face on Facebook
–Fitocracy Now Has a Dick, a Wang, and a Cocken
–The Annotated Steve Jobs FBI File: Apple Founder Was a Manipulative Druggie
–Researchers Say Online Dating Algorithms Are About as Accurate as Picking Up Strangers in Bars
–Is The Yard, A New Coworking Space in Williamsburg, the General Assembly of Brooklyn?