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2014-05-01 23:06:52

VidGage announces development of video commenting plugin for WordPress. Roseville, CA (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 People can now comment and reply to online news stories, blogs and other posts with video comments recorded from their smartphone, tablet or computer. VidGage.com is currently developing version 2.0 of their patent-pending video commenting program entitled Comments Tree™. The program enables website and blog operators the technology to offer video commenting on their posts. To help...

2014-05-01 23:04:37

Tinitell, a Swedish mobile technology startup, enters the market with a wearable mobile phone. The project is now live on Kickstarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/960748838/tinitell-introducing-a-wristphone-for-kids. STOCKHOLM (PRWEB) May 01, 2014 Tinitell (http://tinitell.com), a Swedish mobile technology startup, enters the market with a wearable mobile phone. The project is now live on Kickstarter:...

2014-05-01 12:27:33

Lenise Wilson is looking to expand her Internet station into a multi-faceted global business SOUTHFIELD, Mich., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lenise Wilson of Southfield, Mich., is already running a highly successful Internet radio station (WorldWide CORE Radio) that has a fan base of 150,000 listeners and is growing daily. Instead of resting on her laurels, however, she is committed to making this business a multi-faceted dynamo in the industry. Photo -...

2014-05-01 08:31:23

COLUMBUS, Ohio, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A KickStarter campaign has launched to raise funds for a project that is documenting the founding history of every incorporated community in the United States. Along with the project is an Android app that will deliver that history about the places along your journey. "Our initial goal for HistOrigin(TM) is to provide an opportunity to learn short histories of America's communities across the entire United States. It is my hope that this...

2014-04-29 23:06:29

Leafcutter Designs Exceeds Crowdfunding Goal for Crafty Stationery Kit, Will Deliver Delight and Whimsy to Kids Aged Six to Ninety-Six Berkeley, CA (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 Leafcutter Designs, the creative studio run by artist and entrepreneur Lea Redmond, surpassed 100% funding for its World's Smallest Post Service®: DIY Activity Kit on Kickstarter earlier this week. The kit is a complete stationery set in miniature, and includes materials to make tiny handwritten letters and...

2014-04-29 23:03:35

Kickstarter, a funding platform for creative projects, is a perfect way for self-publishing authors to acquire funds to print and market their newest book. Chesterfield, MO (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 Mira has recently had authors using Kickstarter to fund their self-published book projects. Kickstarter is a website that allows creative people to raise money for projects such as films, books, fashion, art, games, or music. They make a video describing their project and why it is important, and...

2014-04-29 12:38:17

Led by Mohr Davidow Ventures, funding will accelerate WorkFusion's transformation of enterprise knowledge work through its SaaS machine learning platform. NEW YORK, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WorkFusion (formerly CrowdComputing Systems), the leading enterprise crowd computing platform, today announced a $15M series B funding led by Mohr Davidow Ventures, with participation from existing investors, Greycroft Partners, iNovia Capital, and RTP Ventures. The new funding will be used...

2014-04-29 08:31:07

BROOKLYN, N.Y., April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Internet entrepreneur Gregory Rzeczko has launched a Kickstarter campaign in support of The Music Hutch (http://www.themusichutch.com/), an online music player and community. Unlike many such campaigns, this project is not starting from scratch: the site launched nearly eight years ago and has since then experienced strong, steady growth. Learn more about the campaign, or become a backer. The Music Hutch is the third and largest project of Soma...

2014-04-28 23:06:15

Crowd Sourced Data Expert To Manage Data Products at Geospatial Software Leader Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 Boundless has hired Joshua Campbell, a leader in geospatial data crowdsourcing, to head the company’s initiatives for data editing and collaboration products. Prior to joining Boundless, Campbell served as GIS Architect and Geographer at the Humanitarian Information Unit of the U.S. Department of State, where he was instrumental in developing data sharing systems used by...

2014-04-26 12:20:45

Backtrack, an app that allows users to listen, share, and discover new songs, is currently seeking funding through a Kickstarter campaign. With enough funding, the team at Backtrack will be able to develop the app across multiple operating systems and devices, allowing for more people to share and enjoy music. NEW YORK, April 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Backtrack, an app created to let users share, discover, and listen to music, is in the last two weeks of its Kickstarter campaign and...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.