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Unity opens beta program for Windows Phone 8 game developers

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Unity Technologies has opened a beta program for Windows Phone 8 apps, and invites experienced developers to start testing. Unity's cross-platform development tools can be used to create games for a multitude of different platforms, including smartphones, PCs and game consoles, simultaneously. The new beta program is "a chance...
Unity opens beta program for Windows Phone 8 game developers
Facebook may take on Craigslist with a new Marketplace section
Another Day, Another New Marketplace: Park Please Tackles City Parking

Dogbnb: DogVacay Wants To Help You Find A Boarding Alternative For Your Four-Legged Friends

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As a former dog owner, I know how challenging it can be to find the best care for your four-legged-friend when going on vacation or taking a trip. While boarding dogs at kennels is an option, I always prefer to have a dog sitter at an actual home (or at...
Dogbnb: DogVacay Wants To Help You Find A Boarding Alternative For Your Four-Legged Friends

Amazon.com sets up portal in India, will only service other retailers

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Amazon.com has set up a website with its brand in India, but will not be selling on the site.In line with Indian government rules, the new marketplace Amazon.in is only offering sales and order fulfillment services to Indian retailers.Amazon Seller Services set up in February last year another website...
Amazon.com sets up portal in India, will only service other retailers

Former Homestead Founder Returns to SV Curious -- And With $7.5 Million in Funding

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Justin Kitch — the founder and CEO of Web 1.0′s Homestead small-business site that was sold to Intuit in 2007 — is returning with Curious, a lifelong learning startup aimed at connecting teachers and students on “subjects as varied as salsa dancing, integral solving, pipe soldering, jewelry making and...
Former Homestead Founder Returns to SV Curious -- And With $7.5 Million in Funding

Tech Week in Review 2-16-2010

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Google Follow Finder Follow Finder is a nifty little app that will help you find people to follow. You plugin your Twitter username and it will scan your public social graph to show you people you might want to follow. It’s hosted on App Engine and makes extensive use of...
Tech Week in Review 2-16-2010
Third Time's A Charm? Amazon Tries Again With Launch Of New Vertical, Amazon Wine
HTML5 is a fat man's bag of surprises

Windows Phone 7 To Get ‘Try Before You Buy’ App Store

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At the launch of this year’s Mix10, Microsoft is announcing a new app store for Windows Phone  7.The Windows Marketplace, to give its proper name will offer a new interface featuring a dynamic panoramic design and active merchandising to increase the discoverability of games and applications.As part of Microsoft’s drive...
Windows Phone 7 To Get ‘Try Before You Buy’ App Store
Is Nasdaq's new private market the exchange's last hope in a web-driven world?

Zaarly Storefronts give talented New Yorkers a site for 'hustling on the side'

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On any given weekday, you can find New York twentysomethings Jojo, Mohammad and Austin at their respective corporate offices building PowerPoint decks and Excel models. But come the weekend, the three friends climb to the roof of a West Village apartment building to turn salvaged wine crates into one-of-a-kind coffee...
Zaarly Storefronts give talented New Yorkers a site for 'hustling on the side'
Riding The Consumerization Wave, Concur Launches An App Store To Show Off Its Partners, Investments

Fiverr Updates Its Task-Based Marketplace With Slicker Look & More Buyer/Seller Tools

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Fiverr, an online services marketplace that gives its community of skilled sellers a platform to market and sell whatever it is they can do from as little as $5, is relaunching its website with an overhauled design. It’s also adding analytics and tools to help its users turn their Fiverr...
Fiverr Updates Its Task-Based Marketplace With Slicker Look & More Buyer/Seller Tools
Nokia-branded Windows Phone Marketplace spotted in latest Lumia 900 software

GoodData CEO throws cold water on the 'big data' hype, says 'we're still data-bankrupt!'

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You’ll often hear “Big Data” startups promising to help companies unlock the true value of their data, but are they delivering? GoodData, a startup with some heavy-duty venture capital investment, announced a new strategy to take “Big Data” out of the hands of IT, and into the purview of...
GoodData CEO throws cold water on the 'big data' hype, says 'we're still data-bankrupt!'
Don’t mess with credit: Why the future of payments is already in your pocket.

AOL's new publisher tool to compete with Google, Armstrong says its back in "ad tech game"

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AOL today announced a new product for publishers called Marketplace, which integrates various elements of its ad tech platforms. The move comes as AOL redoubles its efforts to bring in revenue unrelated to its legacy copper wire business. “This gets us back into the ad tech game in a serious manner,”...
AOL's new publisher tool to compete with Google, Armstrong says its back in "ad tech game"

Shutterstock announces 'Offset,' a new high-end marketplace for stock photos

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New York-based stock photography marketplace Shutterstock has announced plans to launch a new service, dubbed Offset, which will offer premium, high-end stock photos and illustrations through a new marketplace. According to Shutterstock, Offset’s content is “in an entirely new caliber” with the sort of images that you’d use as a...
Shutterstock announces 'Offset,' a new high-end marketplace for stock photos

Iterations: Lessons We Can Draw From Cherry

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Editor’s Note: Semil Shah is a contributor to TechCrunch. You can follow him on Twitter at @semil. Every week, it seems, a new marketplace or services business is born. Some of the hottest companies of 2012 — after photo-sharing apps, of course — were online and/or mobile marketplace- or services-based...
Iterations: Lessons We Can Draw From Cherry

Microsoft puts Windows Phone 7 app developers on notice of four new Marketplace policies

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As the poet once said, "Mo' apps, mo' problems", or something like that. The Windows Phone Marketplace continues to grow and with more eyeballs on it, Microsoft is making sure devs know the rules that will keep their apps in the store instead of on the sideline. Trademark and...
Microsoft puts Windows Phone 7 app developers on notice of four new Marketplace policies

Apptopia gives app developers an exit strategy

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The mobile app boom has attracted legions of developers hoping to make it rich like Instagram or OMGPOP. But the reality is that turning an app into a profitable business is still a long-shot proposition. But at least now developers can get something back for the investment by selling their apps...
Apptopia gives app developers an exit strategy

Nasdaq-SharesPost deal provides liquidity at the price of transparency

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Sign up for our weekly newsletters, and you’ll get the latest insights from our Dylan's Desk and DeanBeat columns before they’re published on VentureBeat. If you’re a founder or an investor, you’re going to love the new marketplace for trading shares in private companies that the Nasdaq is setting up with SharesPost....
Nasdaq-SharesPost deal provides liquidity at the price of transparency
GAIN Fitness unbundles the exercise class with new platform - and new funding

Fast-growing Solavei scores fresh cash, aims to top $100M in revenue

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Solavei, which rewards customers for signing up friends, family and co-workers for its wireless service, has scored $2 million in fresh funding from boutique investment banking firm Clark Dodge & Company, GeekWire has learned. The cash is part of a larger financing round that is expected to close in the coming months,...
Fast-growing Solavei scores fresh cash, aims to top $100M in revenue

Visually launches a marketplace to put its community of 45,000 infographic designers to work

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As we’ve said before, infographics have quickly become the bane of the Web since exploding in popularity over the past year. The amount of poor designs and empty stats out there are enough to make you cringe, but that’s because infographics aren’t any different from any other sort of design; there’s good...
Visually launches a marketplace to put its community of 45,000 infographic designers to work

Tech Moves: Zillow hires VP; Zac Cohn joins Liffft; Black Pixel rehires Square vet; and more

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Chris Crocker Zillow has hired Chris Crocker as vice president of strategic partnerships, bringing 16 years of experience to the online real estate company. Crocker, who will develop partnerships with brokers, previously served as regional vice president of operations for the Southwestern U.S. region of NRT, one of the nation’s largest real...
Tech Moves: Zillow hires VP; Zac Cohn joins Liffft; Black Pixel rehires Square vet; and more
The Mozilla Marketplace is officially open for HTML5 app submissions

Amazon opens doors on marketplace in India

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People in India searching for books and movies online have a new option available to them. Amazon has quietly launched amazon.in, a new online marketplace for India. Because of India’s strict Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) regulations, Amazon can’t simply open an extension of its existing e-commerce business in India. Instead,...
Amazon opens doors on marketplace in India

A week in, Google's New Marketplace Has Nearly 1500 Apps. @dliman categorizes them http://oreil.ly/dBPsp2

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A week in, Google's New Marketplace Has Nearly 1500 Apps. @dliman categorizes them http://oreil.ly/dBPsp2
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