All posts by Lani Rosales

Lani is the Chief Operating Officer at The American Genius and sister news outlet, The Real Daily, and has been named in the Inman 100 Most Influential Real Estate Leaders several times, co-authored a book, founded BASHH and Austin Digital Jobs, and is a seasoned business writer and editorialist with a penchant for the irreverent.

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Inside The American Genius team: John Linne...

Oct 11, 2015No Comments

Staff Writer John Linneman is introducing you to technology and reporting on trends, but did you know he's also an IPA and Neil Young fan?

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Tech leader offers blunt, veracious viewpoi...

Oct 04, 2015No Comments

As part of our ongoing series on #WhyAustin, we talk with the CEO of Polygraph Media for the most honest look at the city's business


Inside The American Genius Team: Jack Lloyd

Oct 01, 2015No Comments

Jack Lloyd is one of our youngest reporters, and you know him for his tech coverage, but do you know he's a coffee addict and


Are your Dropbox uploads now visible to oth...

Sep 21, 2015No Comments

What would you do if pictures of teens in bikinis showed up in your Dropbox file for camera uploads? Would you laugh? Panic? Ask Dropbox

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BattleCry Studios lays off unknown number o...

Sep 10, 20151 Comment

Although they've kept it quiet, BattleCry Studios has laid off Austin staff with no word as to the status of the BATTLECRY game.

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Senator Watson on #WhyAustin is great for b...

Sep 07, 2015No Comments

Our #WhyAustin series takes an honest, uncensored look into the Austin business environment and culture, today talking to Senator Kirk Watson, a well known leader

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What Ashley Madison hackers released (how E...

Aug 19, 2015No Comments

When hackers unveiled email addresses and transaction data on millions of Ashley Madison users last night, they vindicated Eric Schmidt's callous statements made six years

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Demand Media closing Austin office, staff s...

Aug 18, 201517 Comments

Demand Media is quietly closing their Austin offices after a rough Q2 earnings report, but the Austin team tells us they had no idea this

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Facebook Notes to get a makeover, looks a l...

Aug 17, 20151 Comment

Facebook Notes is being revived as a carbon copy of Medium's blogging platform - will it take off?

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#WhyAustin (or why not Austin) as described...

Aug 17, 2015No Comments

We're diving deep into #WhyAustin, but to get honest feedback, we've asked outsiders what Austin lacks, what the city is known for outside of the

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Rocksauce Studios CEO, Q Manning succinctly...

Aug 12, 20152 Comments

As part of our ongoing series on #WhyAustin, we talk with the CEO of Rocksauce Studios to explore why his company is headquartered in Austin.


Popular Austin startup lays off 84 staffers...

Aug 11, 20153 Comments

A popular startup has raised nearly $50M, but laid off dozens of staffers, so why was their move the smartest one they could make?