In July, I raved about YouTube’s innovative mobile “Add to Homescreen” promotion. Eightbit.me has gone a step further and actually requires users to “add eightbit to [iPhone] homescreen”. In fact, each time you visit Eightbit.me, you have to add the icon to your phone’s homescreen.
Continuing to post select Quora answers on my blog – you can view them here. A few obvious themes and a couple apps associated with them: – Gaming. Games make up the majority of the most successful paid applications. Examples: Angry Birds, Cut The Rope, Electronic Arts, etc.
I apologize for this not being a full blog post – but Twitter’s 140 characters weren’t enough. I need just a little more =) Businessweek’s recent article, Techdom’s Talent Poaching Epidemic, is an important and under-discussed topic. Here is the quick takeaway and my short-hand comments:
Polaris-backed company and former Dogpatch Labs resident, Jibe has had a very good couple weeks. As a reminder, Jibe uses Facebook and LinkedIn to better connect job-seekers and employees: ” JIBE connects you to people you already know at companies you want to work for and increases your chances of landing a great job.”
Clever ad from PokerStars.net in the most recent ESPN The Magazine. It certainly grabs your attention with the use of prominent logo / font-types and it evokes the social appeal of online game-play. Furthermore, those logos are recognizable enough that it will attract readers otherwise uninterested in poker (such as myself). And whether or not […]
It was my immediate reaction to hearing that Amazon Instant Video would be available: 1. Will it run on my Google TV? (check)