Prairie Moves: Miss Nev wins Dwolla’s eCommerce Hack Day in NY

Lead Read: "Miss Nev app wants to recruit local businesses to help receive your packages" - Miss Nev and more than 30 other ideas were executed at Dwolla and Etsy's eCommerce Hack Day in New York. - GigaOm, The Next Web, BetaBeat and Bank Technology News Quotable: "It's generally recognized that, as a public official,

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Lead Read

Miss Nev app wants to recruit local businesses to help receive your packages” – Miss Nev and more than 30 other ideas were executed at Dwolla and Etsy’s eCommerce Hack Day in New York. – GigaOm, The Next Web, BetaBeat (above) and Bank Technology News

Quotable

“It’s generally recognized that, as a public official, you don’t get involved to prefer one business option over another.” – Robert Wechsler, director of research for City Ethics, was quoted by the Kansas City Star in its look at the Kansas City Mayors’ promotion of Google Fiber. – Kansas City Star

Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Deal Garden, an Omaha-based Midwest daily deal network, was purchased by CrowdSavings, a Tampa, Fla.-based company that touts daily deals in more than 30 U.S. markets – Press Release and SPN

New Creative

Product & Business Updates

Mentions

  • Dwolla’s eCommerce Hack Day – Miss Nev app wants to recruit local businesses to help receive your packages – GigaOm
  • Dwolla’s eCommerce Hack Day – Check out the winning hacks from Dwolla & Etsy’s first eCommerce Hack Day in NYC – The Next Web
  • Dwolla’s eCommerce Hack Day – Etsy and Dwolla’s eCommerce Hack Day Was Practically an Olympic Event – BetaBeat
  • Dwolla’s eCommerce Hack Day – ‘Hack Day’ Shows Disruptive Tech Can Hit Payments Overnight – Bank Technology News

Gig Bits

Gig Bits is an occasional feature keeping our readers up to speed on Google Fiber. Read Gig Bits.

Local

National

  • Kansas City and the Flash’s Hometown – Wired

Recognition

  • Banno Grip is an eBanking/Mobile Solution finalist in the 2012 Innovative Solutions Awards by Bank News – Bank News

Blogged

  • Divvy HQ held a launch party at First Friday’s Entrepreneur Corner – Think Big Partners

Misc.

 



 

Credits: Photo from BetaBeat

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