Topic: Web

Skyscraper Sunsetting Monetization Platform, Working On A New Product
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Skyscraper Sunsetting Monetization Platform, Working On A New Product

Skyscraper, the monetization platform that worked hard to make it super simple for publishers (both big and small) to monetize their sites is officially sunsetting on September 30, 2013.  We first covered Skyscraper … [Read more...]

VoIP provider sipgate will close on Oct. 31
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VoIP provider sipgate will close on Oct. 31

Sipgate, an Austin, Texas-based provider of voice-over-IP (VoIP) services on the Web, has announced via email that it will be shutting down its offerings -- at least those in the U.S. -- on Oct. 31. The shutdown comes … [Read more...]

Opera’s Coast is a Tablet-Optimized Web Browser for iPad
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Opera’s Coast is a Tablet-Optimized Web Browser for iPad

Despite the fact that it’s becoming more and more ubiquitous, web browsing off of a full-sized computer can be an exercise in frustration. Oftentimes, what works well on a desktop or laptop computer winds up working … [Read more...]

Taboola Choice Gives Users The Power to Personalize Web Recommendations
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Taboola Choice Gives Users The Power to Personalize Web Recommendations

Six year old content recommendation platform, Taboola, is launching a brand new feature today called Taboola Choice.  The new feature will allow hundreds of millions of people to choose and control the recommended … [Read more...]

Silvrback looks to make blogging easy again
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Silvrback looks to make blogging easy again

Many blog platforms start out simple -- think WordPress, Blogger and Tumblr -- and progressively become more complicated. That's just what happens when a platform competes to be the most fully featured solution; it gets … [Read more...]

Grooveshark settles another lawsuit, signs with Sony
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Grooveshark settles another lawsuit, signs with Sony

Since its launch, Grooveshark has been a not-quite-legal source of free streaming music. You see, Grooveshark operates much like YouTube does, allowing users to upload content without reviewing that content for … [Read more...]

Brow.si Secures An Additional $1M In Its Mission to Fix Mobile Browsing
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Brow.si Secures An Additional $1M In Its Mission to Fix Mobile Browsing

If you’ve ever experienced frustration with how you browse the web on a smartphone or tablet, you’re not alone. Finding just the right link or button to share an interesting article or buy an item from a web store is … [Read more...]

Google Reader Alternative Feedly Pro Now Available to All
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Google Reader Alternative Feedly Pro Now Available to All

Since the disappointing demise of RSS reader Google Reader earlier this year, a competing product by the name of Feedly slowly began to offer a paid, premium version of its service. It was limited in quantity from the … [Read more...]

Yahoo’s $1.99 WatchList Is Brilliant, It’s About Building A Loyal User Base
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Yahoo’s $1.99 WatchList Is Brilliant, It’s About Building A Loyal User Base

This morning Yahoo released those inactive usernames to people who were the first to put them on their WishList.   In addition to the release of the inactive usernames, the company announced that users who did not … [Read more...]

Betterific Gives People A Place to Share Their “Wouldn’t It Be Better If…” Ideas
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Betterific Gives People A Place to Share Their “Wouldn’t It Be Better If…” Ideas

Here's something I'm sure you have said at one point or another in your life, "Wouldn't it be better if...?" at which point either people will agree or disagree with your idea.  Well, that whole premise of "wouldn't it … [Read more...]