All posts by Lani Rosales

AGBeat Chief Operating Officer: Lani, named 100 Most Influential, as well as 12 Most Influential Women in Blogging, Bashh Founder, Out and about in Austin A Lister, is a business and tech writer and startup consultant hailing from the great state of Texas in the city of Austin. As a digital native, Lani is immersed not only in advanced technologies and new media, but is also a stats nerd often buried in piles of reports. Lani is a proven leader, thoughtful speaker, and vested partner at AGBeat.

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Are Realtors the real loser in the fight be...

Feb 25, 2015No Comments2992 Views

The last year has been one of dramatic and rapid change in the real estate tech sector, but Realtors are vulnerable, and we're worried.

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SXSW Interactive Latino Tech Community Meet...

Feb 11, 20151 Comment2019 Views

SXSW has proven a deep commitment to diversity, especially in the tech sector, which we applaud. Join us as we attend their first ever SXSW Interactive Latino Tech Community Meet Up.

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Are you an aspiring housing nerd or home bu...

Feb 10, 20152 Comments4114 Views

(Editorial) Housing stats are fascinating to many, whether in the market or practicing, or just as a hobby, but most stats are bunk. Here's why and how to spot legitimate data.

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Bad advice for people hoping to get free pr...

Feb 06, 20151 Comment3300 Views

(Editorial) Journalists are some of the busiest people on the planet - reaching them can be hard, but there's a right and wrong way to do it. Make sure you're not annoying without meaning to be.

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SXSW Interactive Black Tech Community Meet ...

Feb 05, 20153 Comments2850 Views

Tonight marks the first ever SXSW Interactive Black Tech Community Meet Up, one of the many ways the massive conference is doing their part to improve diversity in the tech sector - join us in attending.

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Should Target be held responsible for emplo...

Jan 27, 2015No Comments1111 Views

(Editorial) After a devastating tragedy, a mother speaks out against Target: should the brand be to blame?

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Agent calls for 49,000 cops to die, social ...

Dec 22, 20141 Comment1201 Views

(Social Media) When a Realtor calls for thousands of cops to die, and a screenshot of it is captioned, "your kind of realtor?" the brand is marred and consumers revolt.

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Wildcard App: Why we can’t use our ne...

Dec 17, 2014No Comments941 Views

(Op/Ed) Wildcard is our new favorite app concept, but before downloading it, we were stopped in our tracks and can't move forward. Here's why.

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Is Facebook about to add a DISLIKE button?

Dec 12, 20141 Comment5987 Views

(Social Media) Facebook's founder opens up about the company's position on the long-requested DISLIKE button, because we all hate clicking "LIKE" when someone's dog dies, but hate alerts from commenting.

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Is 2015 the year to buy or sell your home?

Dec 10, 20142 Comments1730 Views

(Housing News) If you own a home or are thinking of buying, you should know the factors that give you an advantage with your timing - let's ask one of housing's top economists what you should do.

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Move sues former VP, Curt Beardsley, allegi...

Dec 03, 2014No Comments4258 Views

(Business News) After nearly a decade at Move, Curt Beardsley made a questionable exit alongside former boss, Errol Samuelson. Move has responded with a serious lawsuit, seeking substantial damages.

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Why it’s important for Girl Scout coo...

Dec 01, 2014No Comments1100 Views

(Editorial) Girl Scout Cookies are going digital and many lament the end of door-to-door sales, but they're all missing an important point.