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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Jay-Z blames failed business model on racis...

May 20, 20151 Comment

Jay-Z takes the stage, blaming racism for Tidal's failed model - is this really the example we want to set for future entrepreneurs? Sales fall,

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Facebook Messenger app adds video calling, ...

May 20, 20151 Comment

Are you ready to take video calls from your clients via Facebook Messenger or talk to your kids at college through Facebook? The time is

seed sumo

Seed Sumo announces their second annual acc...

Apr 30, 2015No Comments

Seed Sumo brings a new energy to Bryan, Texas and to the startup world as they reveal their next class of companies being accelerated.

#OrangeJumpsuits

#OrangeJumpsuit : Will orange become the of...

Apr 21, 2015No Comments

While ISIS uses social media to promote genocide, others use social media to raise awareness and promote love by commemorating the fallen through the #OrangeJumpsuit

eisenhower senior high school prom dress policy

Prom enters digital age: Girls must email s...

Apr 19, 20151 Comment

A Texas school is requiring girls to email pictures of themselves (front and back) wearing their prom dress before purchase for approval, but why?

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ICANN teams up with trade group for first e...

Apr 19, 2015No Comments

ICANN, the governing body over all top-level domains (.com, .gov, .edu) has partnered with the National Association of Realtors which has obtained the .REALTOR top-level

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What will Congress tackle next that matters...

Apr 13, 2015No Comments

Congress returns to session this week, and several issues are on the table that impact the tech world, specifically Austin.

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Crazy employment ad on Craigslist will prob...

Apr 10, 2015No Comments

A crazy Craigslist ad is making the rounds, and everyone thinks it's funny. I think someone might be going to jail....

hot pepper pitch

Is the Hot Pepper Pitch the hottest SXSW In...

Mar 16, 20151 Comment

At the Hot Pepper Pitch in Austin this weekend, startups shoved spice peppers in their mouths in hopes of winning cash for their companies, and

zillow move

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

Feb 25, 20151 Comment

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 Comment

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

housing data

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

Feb 10, 20153 Comments

(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