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This article was published on April 28, 2012


Robert Scoble on the startups that cross the ‘freaky line’, at TNW2012 [Video]

Robert Scoble on the startups that cross the ‘freaky line’, at TNW2012 [Video]


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Martin Bryant is founder of Big Revolution, where he helps tech companies refine their proposition and positioning, and develops high-qualit Martin Bryant is founder of Big Revolution, where he helps tech companies refine their proposition and positioning, and develops high-quality, compelling content for them. He previously served in several roles at TNW, including Editor-in-Chief. He left the company in April 2016 for pastures new.

In his role as Startup Liaison Officer at Rackspace, Robert Scoble gets to travel the world, meeting and interviewing the startups that are shaping the future.

At The Next Web Conference 2012 this week, Scoble discussed a range of startups that are building products that may well be perfectly accepted in the future but currently freak people out. From Placeme‘s location tracking, to PrimeSense‘s next-generation gesture and body language interpretation, these are the startups and technologies that cross the ‘freaky line’.

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