What's Brooklyn without its local makers? Fiercely Made is a marketplace featuring artisans of all specialties — from bikes to ceramics to T-shirts to surfboards — available online. Their official launch party is in Gowanus September 19, where makers will be selling their craft. READ MORE »
Since the birth of the internet, crate digging has moved from physical music stores to online digital music marketplaces. Beatport has been around for 10 years and has become the most prominent store for DJs when it comes to finding tracks specifically for a set. While Beatport has proved to be a successful platform for […]
Spike TV has put in development Deep Web, a drama from producer/director Tony Krantz (Dracula) of Flame Ventures, and Gary Oldman and Douglas Urbanski's Flying Studio Pictures. Written/executive produced by Scott Gold (Under The Dome),...Show More Summary
Sage advice on standing out in a crowded marketplace.
As a CMO myself, I'm experiencing firsthand the profound changes in the marketplace and in how we provide value for clients, consumers or customers. Amidst these changes, one of the developments my colleague, Leeatt Rothschild, and I...Show More Summary
If there’s anything a small segment of the tech-using population hates, it’s being forced to shop from a single marketplace. These people whine about “walled gardens” and “the tight shackles of modern consumerism” and other such malarkey. Show More Summary
In the service industry, where quality workers can be hard to come by and turnover is significant, new jobs marketplace Workpop hopes to simplify the process of finding and hiring talent. Read More
SolusVM will give OnApp a more bare-bones deployment option for those who want it, but more importantly it's intended to increase demand for the spare capacity rattling around in the OnApp…
Andrew Karpie's Online Work Arrangements Platforms presentation does a great job of explaining the changing ways contingent workers are sourced, engaged and managed by hiring organizations. It also describes the rapidly growing and diverse online talent marketplace industry. The key...
Toronto’s 500px photo portfolio site and marketplace is undergoing some major changes, as co-founder Oleg Gutsol is out from the company he started. The executive shared the information on Facebook on Monday, saying that he was “ousted from the company that [he] created by the people [he] trusted most.” It’s impossible to see this as a move that was reached equitably… Read More
Tableau Software, Inc. is well-equipped to navigate the tech marketplace in the coming years, said John Furrier and Jeff Kelly, reflecting on their learnings from the first day of the Tableau Data 14 conference. Tableau has experienced rapid growth, and … Continue reading ?
The three R’s of Obamacare are Reinsurance, Risk Corridors and Risk Adjustment. These three steps are attempts to stabilize the individual on-Exchange marketplace by changing the incentive structure of insurance companies. Reinsurance and Risk Corrdidors are short term plans while Risk Adjustment is a long term program. Show More Summary
Marketplace APM If you think the debate over digital or analog has long been answered, then you probably have not stepped into an independent record store such as Dusty Groove in Chicago. It is one of the nation’s top independent sellers...Show More Summary
Back in February, I wrote about our investment in Sidecar. At that time, Sidecar had recently launched a marketplace model where riders can choose the drivers they want to ride with. That model has proven very popular and Sidecar’s ride volumes grew significantly after it launched. Sidecar followed up that innovation with the launch of […]
Historically, consumer software and enterprise software was a classic case of beauty and the beast, that is until Infor, one of the largest software companies, came along with the mission to differentiate itself in the marketplace by...Show More Summary
B2B marketplace Kinnek wants to connect SMBs with suppliers that will offer up the goods they need and provide competitive prices for them. Based on its growth in recent months, the company has raised $10 million from Matrix Partners and others to continue expanding its marketplace into new verticals and markets. Read More
What do the pros know about standing out in a crowded marketplace? This Wednesday I’m delivering a live webinar for bloggers, speakers, podcasters—anyone with something to say or sell—that reveals the secret. In this webinar, I am sharing “The Standout Formula: 8 Small Tweaks for Big Growth, Impact, and Profitability Online.” If you want to […]
Are you looking for a robust marketplace where you can buy and sell web domains and websites? Freelancer.com, which acquired Warrior Forum earlier this year, has now Freemarket.com. Warrior Forum already had a simple platform where users could buy and […]
Officials are encouraging consumers to revisit the federal marketplace to compare plans and ensure that they get the right amount of financial assistance in 2015.
If you think boating sounds vaguely appealing but you’ve never actually made it out on the water, a New York City startup called Sailo aims to help. It’s not the first company to allow you to rent boats from their owners. Early last year, for example, we wrote about Boatbound, a self-described Airbnb for boats. Show More Summary