I am the CEO of redesignmobile.
I frequently write for VentureBeat. I also talk about technology on Bloomberg TV and CNBC. I have also written for TechCrunch and GigaOm.
I have special expertise in small business, social networking and mobile payments.
I am probably best known for my critique of Groupon and the daily deals space.
- RT @RichBTIG: Disney admitting trouble at @ESPN as big cable bundle struggles; Cable Nets HALF of $DIS earnings #goodluckbundle http://t.co… 10 hours ago
- Many US retailers not ready for fraud-proof cards cnbc.com/2015/07/30/man… 16 hours ago
- United CFO moves to PayPal. Maybe he can bring the same level of service over. 19 hours ago
- Guess those twitter emails are a short-term way to pump MAU; medium-term way to get people to unsubscribe from your emails. 21 hours ago
- Twitter has managed to create emails more useless than linkedin's barrage of spam. http://t.co/kXI8W3JvBT 21 hours ago
- EA’s weird shooter Garden Warfare 2 will offer solo play and Grass Effect character August 5, 2015
- EA’s Mirror’s Edge Catalyst shows how Faith became a hero August 5, 2015
- Seagate launches a 2-terabyte game drive for Xbox consoles August 5, 2015
- China to put security teams in major Internet firms, websites August 5, 2015
- GE launches Predix Cloud service, says it will become available in 2016 August 5, 2015
- Samsung Pay on TV lets you buy apps and games with your credit card, debit card, and PayPal August 5, 2015
- Yuri Milner’s DST Global raises $1.7B for its fifth fund — without Russian money August 5, 2015
- Fintech’s future is fast and furious August 5, 2015
- Slack starts accepting requests for beta access to its new Linux client August 4, 2015
- Review: The $180 Moto G isn’t a premium smartphone, but it acts like one August 4, 2015
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- If you’re going to own individual stocks, own these three
- Rakesh’s quick guide to investing for the lay person
- Thoughts on service startups
- My genius product/service list
- My genius list
- A few New Year’s changes to the @rakeshlobster twitter feed
- Bought a smart watch in the past 90 days on an AmEx or Discover? Don’t want it? Get your money back
- PR tip: Don’t use a celebrity’s death to pitch your company
- You have a friend who is depressed? Here’s what to do
- The smartest question I was asked by an entrepreneur and team member
- A sample Groupon merchant agreement
- Groupon, LivingSocial and daily deals - merchant FAQ
- A look at Groupon's extremely lopsided merchant agreement
- Custom pictures come to credit cards
- LivingSocial merchant agreement
- Best practices for businesses considering Groupon, LivingSocial or Google Offers
- Because manholes are round
- Rakesh Agrawal disambiguation
- Google Maps: extreme close up with Street View
- Answers from the Insurance Information Institute on Airbnb
Monthly Archives: June 2007
I made my visit to the Temple of Jobs yesterday, reaching the Apple store on Stockton Street about 9:30 p.m. The live van for the local NBC affiliate was parked outside waiting for the 11 p.m. newscast. Inside, the store … Continue reading
I’m on vacation in Santa Fe until Wednesday. If you have any suggestions for places to eat or visit in Santa Fe and Albuquerque, please leave them in comments.
I needed to cancel one of my credit cards. I rarely use the card and didn’t want to pay the $75 annual fee. I called Citi to cancel. Of course this is never an easy process. They transfered me to … Continue reading