Tag : Apps

Photobucket Co-Founder Alex Welch Lets You Demand Photos From Friends With Lasso

Photobucket Co-Founder Alex Welch Lets You Demand Photos From Friends With Lasso

From: TechCrunch roll, I realize there are a ton of images that I haven’t shared that my friends might enjoy. Photobucket has raised a $1.25 million seed round from Welch, Jerry Murdock, Greylock Partners’seed fund, and Trinity Ventures, which Welch says will mostly go toward more product development. Lasso will expand beyond photos soon, explaining that the concept [...]

Yahoo Paid $30 Million in Cash for 18 Months of Young Summly Entrepreneur’s Time

Yahoo Paid $30 Million in Cash for 18 Months of Young Summly Entrepreneur’s Time

From: AllThingsD Earlier today, Yahoo said it hadacquired the trendy and decidedly stylish news reading app Summly, along with its telegenic and very young entrepreneur Nick D’Aloisio. Yahoo said it plans to close down the actual app and use the algorithmic summation technology that the 17-year-old D’Aloisio built with a small team of five throughout [...]

Windows 8's coolest app: Fresh Paint

Windows 8′s coolest app: Fresh Paint

From: CNN Windows 8 brings a lot of snazzy new features to the PC, but there still aren’t many apps — never mind good apps — that take advantage of everything Microsoft’s new operating system has to offer. A handful of small gems, though, have emerged from Microsoft’s Windows Store store, includuding one particular standout: Fresh Paint. On [...]