Here is the Video Pitch for Groupnotes the Winner of Startup Weekend Toronto and in the Final 15 of #GSB2012

Great job guys, I was proud to be part of the team that day no matter what else happens. Untitled from Offerpop on Vimeo.

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Reddit founders Steve Huffman & Alexis Ohanian on How it Started

What a great story by the Reddit dudes by ATotalDisruption on YouTube. Now go watch it!

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Guangzhou’2012/CHINA via zweizwei on Vimeo

Is it just me or does China feel more modern than anything we have in North America, cheers to what the chinese civilization has done, what other civilization has existed in some form since Cesear walked the Earth. While other civilizations have retreated China feels like it is moving forward. Guangzhou’2012/CHINA from zweizwei |motion timelapse| on …

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Halo 4 Spartan Ops Episode 4

I’m really liking Halo 4’s Spartan Ops. So far it is very cool, I wonder how long they will keep it going. There is a lot of interesting development with the original Spartan program and Dr Halsey who created the entire thing. I know it is just fiction but the world they build is very …

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Hacking Thrives in Toronto at Pixel Hack

Pixel Hack Day took to the stage for their second go around after the success of the first one this time last year. It’s meant as a weekend to connect the developer and designer communities in pursuit of an awesome hack.

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Endgame Day 3 Startup Weekend Toronto – Groupnote wins it! With FlyShortcut 2nd and Milk 3rd

By the time day 3 rolled around it was all hands on deck for everyone at Startup Weekend Toronto, Matt had contacted is professors to get feedback and some of us got out of the building and surveyed folks.

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Startup Weekend Toronto Day 3: Just Before the Pitch (Written Quickly) @groupnotes #swtoronto

For Groupnotes Matt has prepped for the pitch for the last few hours. He is caffeinated up and ready to go. Do you ever feel like you are working with a group when you are researching online?

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Day 2: Startup Weekend Toronto – Validation and Chaos

At this stage of the game at Startup Weekend Toronto it is about validating the idea, as the coders code and the designers do their thing. It is where the race starts to pick up speed and everyone goes all in.

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Day 1 Startup Weekend Toronto #swtoronto – Let the Games (I mean Pitches) Begin

So last night was Startup Weekend Toronto at The Working Group which is Chris Eben’s biz. Take 160 devs, designers, and non-technicals and put them in a room and let the best ideas win. I don’t know how many pitches actually happened but I think it was +60 or 70ish. You only have 60 seconds to make an impression on the audience, the hard part is that a lot of people are talking in the background so being in the back it was hard to hear some of the pitches.

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Loved the Web Series Forward Unto Dawn Anticipating Halo 4 Now

I thought that everyone did a great job with making the Halo universe come to life. Turning a game into reality is no easy feat as the litany of video game movie corpses can attest to. Although Forward Unto Dawn isn’t a movie it makes the universe come alive. There are not a lot of …

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