10 tips for startups looking for VC funding
After some money from venture capital firms for your Big Online Music Idea? You should hightail it over to VentureBeat, which has an article written by serial entrepreneur Naval Ravikant.
June 30, 2009
And now… the first BitTorrent iPhone app store
appDowner isn't the first unsanctioned iPhone application store, but it's the first one to use BitTorrent technology.
June 29, 2009
Real-time search engines put to the test
We wrote about a couple of new "real-time" search engines last week - sites that provide up-to-the-second (in theory) results from Twitter and other social media services.
June 22, 2009
Google to debut Flipper visual news site
Talking of search engines... Google is about to take the wrappers off a new service called Flipper, says TechCrunch.
June 19, 2009
Imeem loves Android and iPhone ; slams BlackBerry
Streaming music service Imeem has revealed that it now has more than one million users of its mobile applications (on iPhone and Android), although it's the Android version that the company seems most excited about.
June 17, 2009
Hunch helps you make decisions
We've been covering the new breed of search engines recently like Wolfram Alpha and Bing. Hunch isn't quite a search engine - it's more of a decision engine.
June 16, 2009
Meuzer is the latest YouTube-scraping music site
Seeqpod may be down for the count, but there are plenty of other streaming music sites springing up in its place. Meuzer is the latest, which lets you search for songs and artists, with the audio being pulled from YouTube....
June 12, 2009
Bopaboo still planning for launch this year
Remember Bopaboo? It originally planned to launch late last year, letting people sell their ''used'' MP3s to others, effectively creating a secondary digital music market. Or at least, that was the idea. It didn't launch.
June 10, 2009
VCs planning to invest in fewer startups
Anyone surprised? Thought not. A survey of 700 venture capitalists confirms that they're being more cautious due to the economic downturn.
June 10, 2009
We7 to launch iPhone app by Christmas
UK streaming music service We7 is developing its own iPhone application, and hopes to have it available on the App Store by the end of this year, CEO Steve Purdham has told Music Ally.
June 5, 2009
ArtistRise community for concert industry launches
ArtistRise is a new website - in beta, naturally - aimed at bringing together artists, promoters, venues and fans in a concert-focused social networking platform.
June 1, 2009