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2011-05-26 00:00:28

Madbrook Publishing announced the upcoming launch of the "Everything Butt Art" iPad application and everythingbuttart.com website at the Startup Battlefield, part of the exclusive TechCrunch Disrupt conference being held this week in New York City. The Everything Butt Art interactive iPad application teaches step-by-step drawing with an innovative twist (every drawing starts with a butt!). Madbrook Publishing was one of 25 new companies chosen from more than 500 applications to launch at the...

2011-05-24 17:42:00

NEW YORK, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Meporter, a local mobile newsdesk for professional and citizen journalists, launched today at TechCrunch Disrupt in New York City. The company is one of 29 startups selected to launch during the event's Startup Battlefield. The location-based news app allows users to pinpoint news as it's happening in a local community, down to the street level. Eyewitnesses to breaking news can use Meporter to report on anything from weather and traffic, to...

2011-05-24 00:00:28

AppTap Ads (http://www.apptap.com) Lets App Developers Promote Their Apps to Millions of App Consumers on the Web. AppTap Leverages Reach of its App Recommendations and Search Platform to Help App Developers Market Their Apps. Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 23, 2011 AppTap (http://www.apptap.com), the leading app discovery platform for iPhone, iPad and Android apps, today launched AppTap Ads, a self-serve ad network giving app developers an easy and effective way to promote their apps to...

2011-05-24 00:00:28

AppTap (http://www.apptap.com) launch on TUAW part of a broader AOL agreement enabling any AOL site to use AppTap's app discovery platform. TUAW joins over 20 leading online media sites using AppTap's platform to deliver quality content, boost user engagement, and drive revenue. Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 23, 2011 AppTap (http://www.apptap.com), the leading app discovery and app advertising network for iPhone, iPad and Android apps, today launched a partnership with AOL's The Unofficial...

2011-05-23 16:30:00

NEW YORK, May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TECHCRUNCH DISRUPT -- Do@, a company aimed at revolutionizing mobile search, today announced that the do@ App for iPhone and iPod touch is now available on the App Store. Do@ changes mobile search in three fundamental ways: the way results are delivered (apps instead of links); the sources delivering the results (direct from publishers); and the manner in which results are ranked (via do@'s "social radar"). "The accelerating growth of mobile means...

2011-05-23 15:00:00

NEW YORK, May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Skylines (http://www.skylin.es), the world's first real-time photo search engine that matches the personal interests of users with real-time, relevant pictures, launched today at the prestigious TechCrunch Disrupt conference in New York City. Skylines was selected from over 500 applicants to launch on-stage in front of over 1500 venture capitalists, journalists, industry influencers, technology innovators and enthusiasts. (Logo:...

2011-05-23 13:30:00

NEW YORK, May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TECHCRUNCH DISRUPT -- Do@, a company aimed at revolutionizing mobile search, today announced immediate availability of its breakthrough mobile search experience. Launched at TechCrunch Disrupt NY, the do@ platform changes mobile search in three fundamental ways -- the way results are delivered (apps instead of links), the sources delivering the results (direct from publishers) and the manner in which results are ranked (via do@'s "social radar"). The...

2011-05-23 09:00:00

NEW YORK, May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Wantlet (www.wantlet.com), a leading innovator in social commerce, today announced it is demonstrating its new Wantlet social recommendation platform and solutions at Startup Alley at TechCrunch Disrupt NYC 2011. Wantlet's platform enables e-commerce providers, retailers, brands, and agencies to harness the power of social sharing by integrating the social influence of friends and brand ambassadors into consumer shopping decisions. TechCrunch...

2011-05-23 07:20:00

NEW YORK, May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile social network Parlor.fm announced today that the company has closed an angel round of funding that has made $500,000 available for its launch. The funding, provided by investment group ALM UNLTD, has an impressive $5 million pre-money evaluation. An innovative, voice-based social platform, Parlor will use this funding to help bolster its current array of interconnected mini-apps and debut new functionalities down the line. Parlor is...

2011-04-08 00:00:27

Leading global e-commerce solutions provider nominated as one of the most promising, young tech companies by The Telegraph and TechCrunch Europe Marlborough, MA (PRWEB) April 7, 2011 Adyen, a premier global e-commerce solutions provider, today announced in conjunction with TechCrunch Europe and The Telegraph, that the company has been nominated as a finalist for The Telegraph's Start-Up 100. The Start-Up 100 is the most authoritative and trustworthy ranking of promising technology start-ups...


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  • A unit of saved energy.
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