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This article was published on May 3, 2011


You won’t believe what this guy did to win an HTC Desire at TNW Conference… [Video]

You won’t believe what this guy did to win an HTC Desire at TNW Conference… [Video]
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Courtney Boyd Myers is the founder of audience.io, a transatlantic company designed to help New York and London based technology startups gr Courtney Boyd Myers is the founder of audience.io, a transatlantic company designed to help New York and London based technology startups grow internationally. Previously, she was the Features Editor and East Coast Editor of TNW covering New York City startups and digital innovation. She loves magnets + reading on a Kindle. You can follow her on Facebook, Twitter @CBM and .

On Thursday at The Next Web Conference in Amsterdam, TNW Co-Founders Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten and Patrick de Laive took the stage to give out 3 brand new HTC Desire HD smartphones. [See our run down of the mobile phone here.] Boris challenged the crowd saying, “Whoever says the nicest thing about Patrick on Twitter wins a phone.”

One social media guy from the crowd named Nicolas Griffioen tweeted,

The next day, Patrick bought a razor set to 3mm and called Nicolas, who has a full head of hair from Buenos Aires, Argentina, up on stage. “Girls dig bald men,” Patrick said “reassuringly”. Watch the full on hair cut here at The Next Web.