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Calacanis joins Sequoia as 'entrepreneur-in-action'

Congratulations to Jason Calacanis who is now entrepreneur-in-action for the mighty Sequoia Capital.

Calacanis looks all set to help Sequoia review, invest and develop new startups. He is also likely to be working on his own Next Big Thing over the coming months – watch this space. 

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Interview: Trulia co-founder Pete Flint

Pete Flint of Trulia famePete Flint is the CEO of San Francisco-based Trulia  - in our opinion, one of the best vertical search engines that we've seen.

Focusing on the US real estate market, the site indexes data from major brokers and agencies and displays it alongside other information such as area guides and heat maps.

We caught up with the ex-lastminute.com man when he was over in Oxford earlier this month….

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UK leads way in online advertising

The internet will account for a fifth of all UK advertising revenue by 2009, and will almost match the amount spent on TV advertising, according to figures from ZenithOptimedia.

The group's Advertising Expenditure Forecast reveals that the UK has the world’s highest proportion of online ad revenues, at 13.5%. This is attributed to the strength of the BBC.

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Intelligent online video search site launched

A UK media company has launched what it calls the ‘first intelligent online video search site’.

Coull.tv allows users to search for specific moments within videos,  click on and interact with moving objects while the video is playing, as well as adding tags and comments.

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Yell.com launches food and drink directory

UK local search site Yell.com has announced the launch of a new channel to help its users find specialist independent food and drink suppliers.

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Yahoo and Reuters team up on user-generated video

In a bid to turn the general public into amateur reporters, Yahoo! and Reuters have teamed up allow users to upload their photos and videos for use on their news sites.

From tomorrow, user-generated photos and videos will be displayed alongside news items on Yahoo! News and Reuters.com.

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ValueClick buys Shopping.net

Online marketing outfit ValueClick has bought UK-based shopping comparison network Shopping.net in a £6.7m deal.

The move follows ValueClick’s acquisition of comparison shopping site PriceRunner.com two years ago and will see Shopping.net positioned alongside ValueClick Europe’s other online marketing services.

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BT lines up content deal with Warner Bros

BT is close to a major content deal with Warner Brothers in advance of the launch of its combined television and broadband service, BT Vision.

The deal will allow users of BT Vision to access the Hollywood studio giant’s catalogue of movies and TV shows.  

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Threshers discount offer gets out of control

A discount voucher intended only for Threshers' suppliers and their friends and family has been downloaded by millions of people, unintentionally proving the power of viral marketing.

The voucher is valid until December 10, and offers a very generous 40% off all wine and champagne at Threshers’ 2,000 UK stores, including Wine Rack, Bottoms Up, Haddows and The Local chains. 

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Busy day for etailers today

UK shoppers are expected to spend some £180m online today, making it the busiest day of the year for UK etailers.

The IMRG predicts today will see the most ever goods sold online in a single day, with etailers generating 40% more sales than last year's high of £131m.

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Xmas is coming, Google is getting fat and it's minus 30!

Call me a cynic but why is it that every time Christmas comes round, Google starts to do something out of the ordinary with its organic and PPC algorithms?!

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Alex Tew launches Million Dollar Homepage 2

Keep an eye out for next week’s launch of Pixelotto, which is Alex ‘milliondollarhomepage’ Tew’s second internet venture.

Tew famously created a website where he sold 1m pixels at $1 a piece to try to cover the costs of becoming a student. The site was a massive viral hit, with word of mouth and all kinds of press and TV appearances driving a sell-out within months.

He therefore made his million dollars and promptly deferred university. Smart move. So what of his follow-up venture?

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