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  1. Flickr Now Recognizes What's In Your Photos, Revamps Site, Search And AppsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | TechCrunch

    ... leadership team , which included bringing in new Flickr heard Jeff Bonforte, previously the CEO of email startup Xobni which Yahoo acquired a couple of years prior. Nearly every aspect to Flickr's service has been updated today, beginning with the ...

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  2. Hip-Hop, RSS, Bing, More: Sunday Buzz, April 26th, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | ResearchBuzz

    ... heading this project are Jeff Bonforte and Peter Monaco, both of whom are former heads of one of Yahoo's acquisitions, Xobni, an app that organized the inboxes of Microsoft Outlook. A recent acquisition by Yahoo is an Android launcher called Aviate ...

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  3. Yahoo to take on Siri and Google Now (again) with IndexRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | SlashGear.com

    ... Index and that the development will be headed by Jeff Bonforte and Peter Monaco, former CEO and CTO, respectively, of Xobni, a company that made a product that organized Outlook inboxes (xobni, inbox, get it?) that Yahoo later acquired. It still ...

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  4. Yahoo working on Google Now-like personal assistant appRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | TrustedReviews

    ... Index, and its development is being led by Jeff Bonforte and Peter Monaco - two executives formerly involved in the Xobni inbox organiser, which Yahoo acquired. It seems as is this personal assistant app will be ad-funded, and Mayer wants a pilot ...

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  5. Yahoo might be working on a Google Now-like app called Index, coming this yearRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Pocket-lint.co.uk

    ... information. The app - Index - is being lead by Jeff Bonforte and Peter Monaco, both of which came to Yahoo from Xobni. Bonforte and Monaco reportedly believe Yahoo has an advantage over Google, Apple, and Microsoft because Yahoo has been around for ...

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  6. Marissa Mayer's plan to take on Google is code-named 'Index'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... "communications" products - including email and a not-yet-release messaging app. Bonforte came to Yahoo as the CEO of Xobni, an acquisition. Xobni made a product that organized Microsoft Outlook inboxes (Xobni is "inbox" spelled backwards.) Monaco ...

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  7. With President Barron's Support, Penn State Innovation Begins To ThriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Onward State

    ... University of Maryland, he quickly founded several companies that amassed millions of dollars in worth. He co-started Xobni (inbox backwards), a software company that made products for Microsoft Outlook and other devices which was acquired by Yahoo ...

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  8. Summer Founders Program to offer new opportunity for student entrepreneursRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    ... grant from Y Combinator - a seed accelerator that funds early-stage startups. It was the push he needed to really get Xobni, a product offering search and people-based navigation of email archives, off the ground. "It changed my life," Brezina said ...

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  9. Early YC Alums Rethink The College Summer Internship With New Program For StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | TechCrunch

    A handful of early Y Combinator alums are testing a new type of summer program where they will give $10,000 to four or five teams this summer to build products. Called the Summer Founders program , its first site is at Pennsylvania State University, where Xobni and Sincerely founder Matt Brezina got his undergraduate degree.

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  10. Introducing The Startup Battlefield Hub and LeaderboardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | TechCrunch

    TechCrunch's startup launch events go back to 2007 with TC40. That inaugural event surfaced some pretty amazing companies, including Mint, TripIt, Xobni and ZocDoc.

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  11. Penn State Giving $10,000 Grants to Student EntrepreneursRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Small Business Trends

    ... spending that summer washing cars. He got a $12,000 investment in a software company which eventually became known as Xobni . The service originally allowed users to analyze information from their email inboxes. Six months later angel investors ...

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  12. Uber For Massage Startup Soothe Raises $1.7 Million To Deliver Massage Therapists To Your DoorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | TechCrunch

    ... as well as angel investors Scott & Cyan Bannister, Tasty Labs founder Joshua Schachter, Dogvacay's Aaron Hirschhorn, Xobni founder Jeff Bonforte, and HomeDepot CTO Aaron Lee. The company is advised by Scopely founder Eytan Elbaz. Of course, Soothe ...

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