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New Mac ads: landing with a serious thud

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Repeat after me: “The sky is not falling. The sky is not falling.” I know it’s hard to say after viewing the new batch of Mac ads that debuted on the Olympics. I’m still in a bit of shock myself. Sure, Apple has had a low point or two in...
New Mac ads: landing with a serious thud
Dailymotion adds Flattr’s crowdfunding functionality to original videos

Six months and 50 million hits later, Draw A Stickman unleashes “Episode 2″

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In January we told you about a really cool, and extremely addictive, game called “Draw A Stickman“. Whether you’re an artist or not, the game lets you draw stick-people and items in the game and then animates them for you. The company behind the game, Hitcents, has told The Next...
Six months and 50 million hits later, Draw A Stickman unleashes “Episode 2″

EXEC raises 3k for Donor’s Choose and fields over 50 calls during its first charity fundraiser

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It seems like the genius idea to have a charity fundraiser using the service that he just launched has paid off for Justin Kan and his team. On Saturday, EXEC hosted a “Rent a Founder” event which let people pay $100 an hour to speak to seasoned entrepreneurial veterans in...
EXEC raises 3k for Donor’s Choose and fields over 50 calls during its first charity fundraiser

Google launches self-serve ‘Consumer Surveys’ product for custom market research

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Companies always say that they want to do is a survey with consumers. That’s both easier said than done as well as expensive. Google has launched a product today to become the “middle man” in the process, allowing companies to pay for survey results and publishers to get paid for...
Google launches self-serve ‘Consumer Surveys’ product for custom market research

Is Canon finally entering the mirrorless camera market?

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Canon may soon offer a mirrorless interchangeable lens camera (ILC). That’s the buzz in the wake of Canon patent filing for a kit lens for a mirrorless camera, first spotted by the Japanese website Egami. Canon is the world’s biggest camera maker but so far has been absent from the...
Is Canon finally entering the mirrorless camera market?

ShinyTweet is a Shiny Twitter Client for iPad

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This post is part of Mashable’s Spark of Genius series, which highlights a unique feature of startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here. The series is made possible by Microsoft BizSpark.Name: ShinyTweetQuick Pitch: ShinyTweet’s goal is to provide a...
ShinyTweet is a Shiny Twitter Client for iPad

Rec.fm: Recommend Your Favorite Products for a Cause

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This post is part of Mashable’s Spark of Genius series, which highlights a unique feature of startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here. The series is made possible by Microsoft BizSpark.Name: Rec.fmQuick Pitch: Trusted recommendations and social media for...
Rec.fm: Recommend Your Favorite Products for a Cause

Create a Socially Integrated Online Shop in 60 Seconds

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This post is part of Mashable’s Spark of Genius series, which highlights a unique feature of startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here. The series is made possible by Microsoft BizSpark.Name: Tinypay.me Quick Pitch: Tinypay.me is the easiest way...
Create a Socially Integrated Online Shop in 60 Seconds

SeatGeek Predicts the Best Time to Buy Concert and Sports Tickets

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This post is part of Mashable’s Spark of Genius series, which highlights a unique feature of startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here. The series is made possible by Microsoft BizSpark. Name: SeatGeek Quick Pitch: SeatGeek is a free,...
SeatGeek Predicts the Best Time to Buy Concert and Sports Tickets

Create Playlists from Music Blogs with ExtensionFM

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This post is part of Mashable’s Spark of Genius series, which highlights a unique feature of startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here. The series is made possible by Microsoft BizSpark. Name: ExtensionFM Quick Pitch: Turn the web into...
Create Playlists from Music Blogs with ExtensionFM

8 Websites You (Really Do) Need to Stop Building

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The Oatmeal is running a comic today that cuts at the core of the social web: entrepreneurs in love with their unoriginal ideas. Titled “8 Websites You Need to Stop Building,” Matthew Inman skewers “Websites that let me know what my friends are up to,” “Websites whose sole purpose is...
8 Websites You (Really Do) Need to Stop Building

HOW TO: Buy and Sell Shares of Your Friends

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This post is part of Mashable’s Spark of Genius series, which highlights a unique feature of startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here. The series is made possible by Microsoft BizSpark. Name: Empire Avenue Quick Pitch: Buy and sell...
HOW TO: Buy and Sell Shares of Your Friends

Friendgiftr Lets You Buy and Send Gift Cards on Facebook

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This post is part of Mashable’s Spark of Genius series, which highlights a unique feature of startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here. The series is made possible by Microsoft BizSpark.Name: FriendgiftrQuick Pitch: This app allows you to send...
Friendgiftr Lets You Buy and Send Gift Cards on Facebook

Design Free Digital Business Cards with DooID

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This post is part of Mashable’s Spark of Genius series, which highlights a unique feature of startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here. The series is made possible by Microsoft BizSpark. Name: DooID Quick Pitch: DooID combines the basic...
Design Free Digital Business Cards with DooID

Lunchwalla Makes Restaurant Planning Easy

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This post is part of Mashable’s Spark of Genius series, which highlights a unique feature of startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here. The series is made possible by Microsoft BizSpark. Name: Lunchwalla Quick Pitch: Social planning website that...
Lunchwalla Makes Restaurant Planning Easy

Track Your Favorite Band’s Online Buzz with Next Big Sound

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This post is part of Mashable’s Spark of Genius series, which highlights a unique feature of startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here. The series is made possible by Microsoft BizSpark. Name: Next Big Sound Quick Pitch: Next Big...
Track Your Favorite Band’s Online Buzz with Next Big Sound

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Trada Crowdsources Search Engine Marketing Campaigns

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This post is part of Mashable’s Spark of Genius series, which highlights a unique feature of startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here. The series is made possible by Microsoft BizSpark.Name: TradaQuick Pitch: Trada’s online marketplace boosts Google and...
Trada Crowdsources Search Engine Marketing Campaigns

Calculate the Cost of Wasteful Meetings With MEETorDIE

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This post is part of Mashable’s Spark of Genius series, which highlights a unique feature of startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here. The series is made possible by Microsoft BizSpark.Name: MEETorDIE.comQuick Pitch: Have you ever been invited to...
Calculate the Cost of Wasteful Meetings With MEETorDIE

Naked Apartments Strips the Hassle out of Real Estate Hunting

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This post is part of Mashable’s Spark of Genius series, which highlights a unique feature of startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here. The series is made possible by Microsoft BizSpark.Name: Naked ApartmentsQuick Pitch: The Match.com for NYC real...
Naked Apartments Strips the Hassle out of Real Estate Hunting

FastMall Is Foursquare for Malls

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This post is part of Mashable’s Spark of Genius series, which highlights a unique feature of startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here. The series is made possible by Microsoft BizSpark. Name: FastMall Quick Pitch: Think Foursquare-meets-Yelp for shopping...
FastMall Is Foursquare for Malls

Plan What Happens to Your Online Accounts Post-Mortem with Entrustet

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This post is part of Mashable’s Spark of Genius series, which highlights a unique feature of startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here. The series is made possible by Microsoft BizSpark.Name: EntrustetQuick Pitch: Free service helps you take stock...
Plan What Happens to Your Online Accounts Post-Mortem with Entrustet

Want Crowdsourced Design Without the Spec Work? Try Brandstack

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This post is part of Mashable’s Spark of Genius series, which highlights a unique feature of startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here. The series is made possible by Microsoft BizSpark.Name: BrandstackQuick Pitch: Brandstack is a graphic design marketplace...
Want Crowdsourced Design Without the Spec Work? Try Brandstack

Make Your Own 3D Animated Movies with Moviestorm

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This post is part of Mashable’s Spark of Genius series, which highlights a unique feature of startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here. The series is made possible by Microsoft BizSpark.Name: MoviestormQuick Pitch: Moviestorm helps amateurs write, produce, direct...
Make Your Own 3D Animated Movies with Moviestorm

New Website Connects Language Newbies With Native Speakers

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The Spark of Genius Series highlights a unique feature of startups and is made possible by Microsoft BizSpark. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here. Name: Verbling Quick Pitch: Verbling is a web-based platform where individuals can pair up with...
New Website Connects Language Newbies With Native Speakers

Hollrr: Foursquare for Product Reviews

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This post is part of Mashable’s Spark of Genius series, which highlights a unique feature of startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here. The series is made possible by Microsoft BizSpark. Name: Hollrr Quick Pitch: Hollrr is Foursquare for...
Hollrr: Foursquare for Product Reviews

Suite Arrival Delivers Toothpaste (And Other Essentials) to Your Hotel

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This post is part of Mashable’s Spark of Genius series, which highlights a unique feature of startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here. The series is made possible by Microsoft BizSpark. Name: Suite Arrival Quick Pitch: Travelers customize Suite...
Suite Arrival Delivers Toothpaste (And Other Essentials) to Your Hotel
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