Nomanini is a social enterprise company that sells a “business in a box.” The portable orange device is called Lula, and works as a little digital vending machine for selling prepaid vouchers for mobile airtime.
From Nomanini’s terminal, South African entrepreneurs can sell mobile prepaid vouchers and earn extra income.
Video chatting company FreshTag is sick of having to invite you to things. Can’t you just anticipate what FreshTag wants and do it before it asks? Gosh, be a better user. That is, when it comes to video chats. The company set up a way to video chat without usernames or friend-invites, though it may not be the most private way to meet face-to-face online.
Editor’s Pick Money can’t buy you love, the Beatles told us. Neither can $33 million in venture capital and massive celebrity endorsements from stars like Jimmy Fallon, Snoop Dogg, Julia-Louis Drefus, Alicia Keys, and Jim Carrey.
After remaining fairly quiet since its celebrity-laden launch in early June, the Napster co-founders’ social video chat app Airtime is finally getting some new features.
Airtime, the video-chat startup created by Sean Parker and Shawn Fanning, has done almost nothing since its June launch — and it only has about 100,000 users.
This week the VBWeekly crew discusses the new social-chatting service Airtime, leaked passwords from a LinkedIn hack (check out our tips for changing your passwords), and SpaceX — the first all-private company to start hauling cargo into space.
Guest Post Facebook has become the undisputed king of social networking, serving almost 1 billion active users and valued at over $100 billion. Even with this incredible rise, Mark Zuckerberg and many others believe we’re still at the beginning of the social revolution online.
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Editor's Pick Sean Parker began his tour in the Internet spotlight by blowing up the music industry, and it apparently became sort of a hobby for the serial entrepreneur.