Aaron Shapiro

Aaron Leland Sapiro (1884–1959) was an American cooperative activist and lawyer and major leader of the farmers' movement during the 1920s. One of the many issues he spoke on was cooperative grain marketing and was particularly active in California and Saskatoon in Saskatchewan where he addressed several meetings between 1923 and 1924.
Posts about Aaron Shapiro
  • What comes after HBO cuts the cord

    … the strong framework it already has with its HBO Go portal. It has faced some hiccups during periods of peak demand, like “Game of Thrones” premiere nights, but those should be few and far between as HBO invests more heavily in its paid streaming service, said Shapiro, who oversaw HBO Go’s development at Huge. Telcos, meanwhile, could subsidize cable…

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  • The favorite creative brainstorming tools of agencies

    …. The platform has been spun off and is now a functioning startup, with companies including Lyft, Initiative and TMS using it. “As designers and developers, our staff have high expectations for the software that they use, demanding the same usability in the workplace that they’re accustomed to on their favorite apps,” said Huge CEO Aaron Shapiro. “It’s our…

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  • Huge’s Aaron Shapiro: You have to protect your employees’ interests

    …. As a result I grew up in a very cliched, intellectual house. We had no television, there was always classical music playing. I remember one time there was some contest at school and my prize was the Michael Jackson “Thriller” album and my parents didnt know who Michael Jackson was when I brought it home. I was really interested in computers, and because…

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  • Is HBO ready to cut the cord?

    …, which treat the network as the crown jewel of their offerings. A direct-to-consumer model shifts all of those costs onto HBO. “The challenge with HBO going direct is they’re biting the hand that feeds it, which are the cable companies,” said Aaron Shapiro, CEO of digital agency Huge, which built the HBO Go portal. “HBO has built a tremendously…

    Eric Blattberg/ Digiday- 7 readers -
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