Tips on Marketing Partnerships

written by bethburgee on October 31, 2012 in Consumer Internet and Partnerships and Startups and Under The Radar with no comments

Joel Hughes, SVP Strategy & Corporate Development at Constant Contact, answered a few key questions on what startups should know if before they approaching Constant Contact for a partnership. Joel will be a Judge at our Under the Radar Conference Read the Rest…


Explore the Great Indoors! The Indoor Navigation Revolution!

written by Clare Ryan on July 23, 2010 in Consumer Internet and Startups with 3 comments

Between Mapquest, GoogleMaps and our GPS Devices, we seem to have outdoor navigation pretty well covered. I can use GoogleMaps to get you from the Ferry Building in San Francisco, to the Empire State Building in New York on a Read the Rest…


Are 60 Social Buying Sites Really Necessary?

written by Clare Ryan on July 13, 2010 in Consumer Internet and Social Media with 10 comments

When I started working in the Tech Industry… um… three days ago, I thought I knew NOTHING about the field or its trends. As it turns out, that’s not entirely true. While reading blogs, researching companies, and listening to the Read the Rest…


ZenZui and the Art of Internet Browsing

written by admin on July 20, 2007 in Big Data and Consumer Internet with no comments

http://www.zenzui.com Simply put, ZenZui is beautiful. The company provides an amazingly intuitive and smart means of surfing the web on cellular phones. The ZenZui application is still in alpha but a few demo video are all I needed to see Read the Rest…


Multiverse: Build A Virtual World

written by admin on July 5, 2007 in Consumer Internet with no comments

http://www.multiverse.net Multiverse allows developer to quickly and easily build MMOGs and virtual worlds. What's great about the company is that they don't attempt to make coding easier by forcing you to use templates for everything, instead they simply standardize the Read the Rest…


Mpire: Shopping search done right

written by admin on June 22, 2007 in Consumer Internet and Startups with no comments

http://www.mpire.com Cross platform consumer deal-finder Mpire is every coupon clipper's dream. The span of the site's functions is mind-boggling: it crawls through the most popular retailers and sorts the product results based on popularity, price and relevance. It also shows Read the Rest…


Much Ado About Zattoo

written by admin on June 12, 2007 in Consumer Internet and Video with no comments

http://zattoo.com I've become used to the idea of internet television. Complete with choppy video streams and sub-par content. Now, internet television company Zattoo delivers crisp, streaming television straight to your computer. The major thing with Zattoo isn't that the company Read the Rest…


What's Next In Social Commerce? ThisNext

written by admin on June 1, 2007 in Consumer Internet with no comments

http://www.thisnext.com As advertisers are increasingly finding out, word of mouth recommendations just might be more effective than their multi-million dollar campaigns. While marketing firms like Saatchi and Saatchi spend millions attempting to sell us everything from Coca-Cola to Dr. Martens Read the Rest…


Get Wize: Don't Buy Without It

written by admin on May 8, 2007 in Consumer Internet and eCommerce with no comments

http://www.wize.com Wize is a search aggregator that makes web shopping and product research a much more pleasant task. Are you in the market for a new gadget, vacuum, baby stroller or coffeemaker? Go do a search on Wize and check Read the Rest…


Bookmarks never looked so alluring

written by admin on June 29, 2006 in Consumer Internet and eCommerce with no comments

Stylehive Sector: social bookmarks – shopping Headquarters: San Francisco, CA Management: Founder, CEO, Michael Carrier Funding: Angels Secret Sauce: Collaborative shopping for the style and hip conscious. The user-face is flirty and fun. If you are a trendsetter, fashionista, or Read the Rest…