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Creative Market: Beautiful Design For All
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November 1, 2012 posted by KaiY

Creative Market: Beautiful Design For All

Whether you’re a creativity enthusiast or a designer, you’ll revel over Creative Market, an online market platform for creative digital art.  From magazine templates to website themes, Creative Market offers…

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April 24, 2012 posted by Jason

Lean UX Workshop Coming to Honolulu June 2-3

Every day, more and more tech- and startup-focused learning opportunities seem to be appearing in Hawaii. This week has a host of events leading up to Honolulu Startup Weekend, next…

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March 16, 2012 posted by Bubs

The House Y Combinator Should Have Built

YC is a heavily curated community; from the selection process of participants to the filtering of the email founders list, it’s curated so finely to maintain the quality. But I would argue that a more organic community experience could also thrive for YC. (granted it would require a thoughtful and dedicated community organizer)

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February 23, 2012 posted by Bubs

Inspiring Others, At All Costs

There are a lot of parallels to surfing and being a startup founder. When you first start surfing you paddle way more than you actually surf. You put in a lot of work, sometimes a painful amount of work that will guarantee almost rubbing your

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January 18, 2012 posted by Will

Unconferenz 2012

The Unconferenz mantra is to Invent : Inspire : Innovate. It’s a grassroots Technology/Internet gathering of individuals across the community to foster sharing and interaction amongst its participants. The Unconferenz is really what you make it.

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January 5, 2012 posted by Jason

808STARTUP: moxie3innovations

“We sought to leave behind society’s expectations on our careers and and push the boundaries on innovation by challenging ourselves to redefine our futures.”

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December 13, 2011 posted by Jason

808STARTUP: Pas de Chocolat Gets Treed

Project planning and management applications, like Microsoft Project, usually don’t fall into the “sexy” category. In fact, they’re right down there with spreadsheets when it comes to visual appeal, and…

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October 25, 2011 posted by Jason

808STARTUP: Goodsie

With so many small, creative, culture-driven retailers in Hawaii, Goodsie is a great tool to help more local entrepreneurs—whether creative- or product-based—get an online store up quickly and with a look and feel that can reflect their brand and style. As Jess put it, “We are passionate about helping the often-struggling small business movement, something that is particularly important to the Hawaiian Islands!”