Freelancer marketplace ODesk is giving out $2.65 million to it executives as part of its 2013 executive employee option grants, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Interestingly, US-based Airbnb has not joined the collective — potentially a deliberate effort by Wimdu, 9Flats, and HouseTrip to band together and compete against their strongest rival.
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These data factories thrive on few employees and free content. And the factories, especially marketplaces, allow small business owners to reach global audiences.
Ecommerce giant Amazon has launched a new Amazon Art marketplace for fine art, drawings, prints, and photographs with more than 40,000 works.