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Vook, NYTech and SXSW

Posted on by Matthew Cavnar

We missed a year of SXSW and the thing grew ten times in size. We hit town Sunday, March 11 to participate in NYTech Meetup’s Made in New York Event—and the few hours we spent outside of it was like visiting a tech Mardi Gras in the middle of Texas. Google and Blackberry houses had colonized the south of downtown, ringed by specialty food carts like chuckwagons. VCs and CFOs were giving presentations on budgets in dive bars a block   Read more…

Google Moves the OS up in the Clouds

Posted on by Vook Contributor

Big news this morning. Google announces a brand new operating system based on its Chrome Browser – Google Chrome OS. Details on what it’ll look like are bit sketchy, but there is no doubt. This is huge, huge move for the search giant to make. Why, you ask? The New York Times categorizes this as a first leap into the clouds where ultimately all applications are hosted online. Google’s plans for the new operating system fit its Internet-centric vision of   Read more…