Too busy to check your daily Betabeat? Here are the highlights from last week, as selected by the editors.
REQUIRED READING: Flash Dance! Luxury Flash Sales Sites Regroup After Layoffs
Luxe deal sites start dieting
REQUIRED READING: French Startups Take Refuge in New York
Little Paris in New York
REQUIRED READING: We Read Facebook’s S-1 Filing So You Don’t Have To
It’s finally heeeereeeeeee!!!
SUPPLEMENTAL READING: $FB: Does Facebook’s Ticker Symbol Tell Us There It Will IPO?
What’s in a name?
–These Guys Built a Crowd Investing Platform Even Though It’s Not Legal Yet
–The Future of Second Market In a World Without Private Facebook Shares
–The Biggest Ticketing Startup You’ve Never Heard Of Raises $1.7 M.
–Manhattan President Trumpets Twitter, Tumblr; Announces Uptown Incubator
–Flickr Lays Off Highest Level of Customer Support
MILK AND COOKIES:
–Facebook Graffiti Artist May Be Worth $200 M, Is Pals With Porn Star Sasha Grey [VIDEO]
–Imaginary Headlines About Facebook’s IPO Filing
–Popular NYU-Stern Professor Offers His Classes For Free on Coureskit, 1,800 Sign Up
–Bad News for Knicks Fans: Manhattan District Attorney Just Knocked Out 16 Sports Streaming Sites
–Rumors & Acquisitions: Rushed Edition