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Boom! Foursquare Crosses 2 Million Users It appears that Foursquare has just crossed the 2 million users mark this morning. The location based social network has been growing fast, adding 100,000 users per week. Only three months ago, Foursquare passed one million users after taking a year to accumulate one million members.
Over the past several months, Foursquare has had a number of impressive stats for a startup. Some of them involved SXSW, some involved overall check-ins numbers. And it seems... #TC #Foursquare Zobacz wpis
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Reddit Asks Users For Money To Hire People Because “Revenue Isn’t Great” In a slightly odd blog post published Friday night, Condé Nast-owned news recommendation service reddit calls for help.
The company would love to hire engineers to complement the current technical team, which has been struggling with site sluggishness and outages lately and would also like to add some new features to reddit at some point.
However, they write, although the company is owned by a mega media corp with billions ... #TC #CondeNast #CondeNastPublications #Reddit #RedditGold Zobacz wpis
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TechCrunch TV: Speaking Of… Detroit, Featuring Scott and Jay Adelson Guest post by Cyan Banister...
I've met a lot of engineers and entrepreneurs from Detroit and there's an underlying vibe that resonates from all of them: a specific attitude or work ethic - possibly left over from the automotive industry - that either causes them to try to work harder than their fathers or go against the grain trying to figure out how they can live life to its fullest.
As Jay Adelson takes his first break from w... #TC #Featured Zobacz wpis
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Strategy Roundtable: The EJ Methodology This week's roundtable was an interesting mix of entrepreneurs ranging from an IP licensing company to a snow removal system.
Dr. Marilyn Bruno started off by presenting Aequor, Inc., an early stage biotech company that removes biofilms by using proprietary chemical compounds extracted from marine microbes. Biofilms support the proliferation of bacteria. Marilyn wants to license her technology to various market segments that have applications in bacteria r... #StartUp #101 Zobacz wpis
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China to Launch National Internet of Things Plan Xi Guohua, China's vice-minister of industry and information technology, has announced that the MIIT is working toward a national IoT plan. The announcement was made at the recent China IoT Conference in Shanghai.
TCMnet reported the announcement.
"According to Xi, MIIT will fix a clear positioning, development goals, timetable and roadmap of IOT industry... It will strengthen policy supports to IOT, including financial and taxation measures."
Sp... #Government Zobacz wpis
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Google Launches App to Let Users Share Open Parking Spots We've all been there. You're driving around a crowded city looking for a place to park and having terrible luck. Well next time, instead of forking over several dollars to park in a garage, just pull out your Android phone and look for a helping hand from a kindly spot sharer. At least that's what Google wants you to do. The company has just added a new application to GoogleLabs that will help drivers find open parking spots shared with th... #Google Zobacz wpis
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Microsoft Readies For War with New Small Business Division For Cloud Push Microsoft is making two big bets for the new fiscal year: the cloud and the small business market.
So it's fitting that the company is creating a new division that will be chartered with offering cloud computing services for the small business sector.
According to ChannelWeb, the division will include all of the SMB sales, technical, marketing and distribution resources under a single multibillion dollar division. It's re... #Case #Studies Zobacz wpis
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Google’s Open Spot Makes Parking A Breeze, Assuming Everyone Turns Into A Good Samaritan Sick of circling the city streets in your car, looking for a spot — any spot — that you can squeeze into? Google may have the answer, or at least the very beginnings of one, though it's going to heavily rely on the good deeds of your peers to be a success. Meet Google Open Spot, the latest addition to Google Labs, which has just released a new application for Android phones.
The service is really straightfor... #TC #Google Zobacz wpis
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Despite Tablet Mania, Laptops Still Selling in Record Numbers Despite the world's love affair with the iPad and other tablets, and ongoing economic concerns (particularly the debt-crisis in Europe), sales of plain old fashioned laptops are still strong. According to Focus Taiwan, Quanta, the world's largest contract laptop manufacturer, reported record laptop sales in June. The Taiwanese company, responsible for manufacturing laptops for Dell and many other companies, is said to have shipped 4.8... #News Zobacz wpis
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Flash Sales Site Beyond The Rack Raises $12 Million To Take On Gilt Beyond the Rack, a members-only sample sale site has raised another round of funding. The startup has just announced a $12 million round of funding from Highland Capital Partners and BDC Venture Capital. This brings the Beyond The Rack's total funding to $16.5 million.
Similar to Gilt, HauteLook and Ideeli, Beyond the Rack is a members-only shopping site that offers steeply discounted (from 50 to 70 percent) on designer brand clo... #TC #BeyondTheRack #GiltGroupe #Hautelook #Ideeli Zobacz wpis
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The Return Of The Blimp . . . As A Green Cargo Carrier It's not news that cargo planes aren't the greenest way to transport heavy loads, but some companies are working on other ways to send goods through the air. Could blimps make a comeback as a greener cargo carrier? Speaking to an audience at the World Forum on Enterprise and the Environment in Oxford, England, scientist David King recently predicted that helium-powered ships could be carrying freight within a decade.
It is not as far-fetch... #GreenTech #TC #GreenTech #Blimp #Cargo #Airplanes #Freight #Transport #LockheedMartin #Boeing Zobacz wpis
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Loopt Hits 4 Million Users Propelled By iOS 4 And Android "Foursquare gets all the hype." It's something I hear just about every day from just about every other location-based startup. And it's true, though I would argue that it's warranted -- and investors seem to agree. But it's also important to keep some perspective. While Foursquare is just shy of 2 million users, other services like MyTown have quickly surpassed that number. Same with Google Latitude, which is at 3 million. And you can put ... #TC #Android #Foursquare #Ios4 #IPhone #Latitude #Loopt #Mytown Zobacz wpis
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Flash-based AR Gets High-Quality Markerless Upgrade One of the turning points in the evolution of augmented reality (AR) was the porting of the ARToolKit - an opensource software library for building AR experiences - to the widely accessible Adobe Flash platform. The toolkit allowed Flash developers to easily create computer vision AR applications and opened the door to a flood of AR development. These days, brands looking to use AR to market their products have looked to AR vendors for solution... youtube.com/watch?v=aVEEZfHYCnk inne wpisy na ten temat #Augmented #Reality Zobacz wpis
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Gov 2.0 Week in Review: Summer Heatwave What do you get when you combine summer heat with government technology? Like the rest of the Eastern seaboard, Washington has been best by a heatwave, which means that air conditioners, linen suits and lemonade are very much in vogue. Before you quip "meltdown," check out the new mobile apps from the new USA.gov and the new .gov sites that... Zobacz wpis
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Cavs Owner Dan Gilbert Unveils The New-Look TechCrunch! When Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert heard that we were working on a redesign of TechCrunch, he decided to give it a go with his own sense of style. After inviting several other world-class designers to our headquarters in SF we decided to go with his vision. Voila! Say hello to the new-look TechCrunch.
Truth be told, we felt a bit bad for Gilbert. He's had a rough 24 hours. Yesterday, at a nationally televised press conference, he fou... #TC Zobacz wpis
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Facebook “Like” Buttons Coming to E-mail Marketing #News #Business #Facebook #Email #FacebookLike #Mailchimp #MARKETING Zobacz wpis
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Twitter May Let Users Pay for Self-Promotion [RUMOR] #News #Twitter #Followers #PromotedTweets Zobacz wpis
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Ben & Jerry’s iPhone App Gets Even More Psychedelic with Augmented Reality #News #Iphone #AugmentedReality #BenJerrys #IphoneApp Zobacz wpis
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How Apple Dominates (In Slides) What makes Apple tick? How is it that it came back from the dead to surpass both Google and Microsoft in market cap? French consulting firm faberNovel takes a stab at explaining Apple's success and its strategy against its two main rivals in the SlideShare above. (In the past, faberNovel has created similar slideshows about Google).
The 48-slide presentation, titles "Apple: 8 Easy Steps To Beat Microsoft (And Google)," boils Apple's strategy down to eight steps... #TC #Apple #FaberNovel Zobacz wpis
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Newspaper Wants Readers to Pay to Comment Earlier this year, the Sun Chronicle, a small Massachusetts-based newspaper, closed down comments on its website after discussions in the paper's comment section got out of hand. Now, in order to "encourage intelligent and meaningful conversation," all posters on the site will have to register with their full name, address, phone number, email and credit card number. Users will have to verify their identity by using their credit card to pay a one-time fee... #News Zobacz wpis
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RoundHouse Worries About Your Servers So You Don't Have To Whether we are biting off more than we chew or our eyes are too big for our stomachs, we as humans often find ourselves underestimating the total of the requirements to complete a specific goal. In startup culture, this kind of mistake can be fatal to a young business, so before you find yourself unexpectedly overwhelmed, make sure you investigate the different ways to make life easier on your fledgling company. One of the largest headach... #Tips Zobacz wpis
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