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Elevator Pitch is a new regular feature on Lifehacker where we profile startups and new companies and pick their brains for entrepreneurial advice. This week, we’re talking with futurist and occasional Lifehacker video panel contributor Mark Pesce about his latest project, MooresCloud: a company launching (among other things) an LED lamp with a full server stack inside.
Elevator Pitch is a new regular feature on Lifehacker where we profile startups and new companies and pick their brains for entrepreneurial advice. This week, we’re talking with Pip Jamieson from The Loop on the challenges of expansion and why acting like a Weeble Wobble is helpful.
Dear Lifehacker, I have a small business with one full-time employee and three part time. I have been considering upgrading our Microsoft Office installation. Looking at the newly released options, Office 365 Home Premium would suit us to a tee, but am I breaking the user agreement by using a home-based product in the work place? Thanks, Nervous Licensee
It used to be that if you ran Quickbooks in Australia, you were running software from Reckon with the name licensed from Intuit, developers of the worldwide Quickbooks package. Then Intuit launched Quickbooks Online in Australia, but Reckon was still selling both local and hosted Quickbooks products. Now Reckon has announced that its Quickbooks software — not to be confused with Intuit’s Quickbooks Online — will be rebranded as simply “Accounts”.