New York City startup Sonar announced today that is has received a strategic investment from Microsoft’s Bing Fund.
Mike Mayzel, StumbleUpon’s director of communications, said the layoffs were not the initial stages of a death spiral.
Guest Post “Discovery” is a hot topic these days. The curse of a new buzzword is that it’s difficult to come to a shared mental model in the early stages. Instead of tackling that large problem, I’ll start with something simpler: defining “social discovery” and suggest that social discovery is a stepping stone on the way to algorithmic discovery.
Elegant discovery and sharing tool Fancy released a new iPhone and iPad app today, adding some simple social commerce to the mix that might just change the whole experience.
From zero to one million users in nine months flat
Sixteen startups intend to break out big with consumers in the Consumer Technologies category at theDemo Fall 2011 conference in Silicon Valley. Here are two companies that presented today.
StumbleUpon, the popular social service for discovering content, has raised $17 million in a new round of funding.