Increase Online Video Interaction with Tools from Viewbix

Last week Viewbix announced a simple way for companies to optimize their online videos on platforms like YouTube, Vimeo, Facebook or virtually any other self-hosted video with new video search engine optimization (SEO) features for their marketing platform that provides several features.

Larky Launches App to Capitalize on Membership Savings

180 million people are members of organizations like the AARP, USAA and AAA, and all of these places offer discounts to consumers, but most don’t take the time, or aren’t proactive in the process. Aiming to make this easier, Larky announced a free web-site and iPhone app today that delivers information about discounts and perks at the point at which you’re going to buy something already.

Glocal Launches Online Local Video News Site

Originally published as Glocal Launches Local News Video Aggregator on Technorati Business According to the lastest numbers from comScore, there were around 39 billion video views for the month of August, which is up slightly from the previous months numbers, but fairly steady compared to the same month last year.  This translates in to about 85% of all […]

Laffster Launches Mock the Vote App for iOS

Originally published as Laffster Raises $750k, Launches ‘Mock the Vote’ App on Technorati Politics With election season in full swing, there are plenty of news outlets to turn to for information, analysis and insight.  But what about satirical sources, the shows and cips that take a humerous and sometimes sarcastic view of the electon process? […]

Ink361 Launches Updated Web Interface for Instagram

Originally published as Ink361 Launches Updated Instagram Web Interface on Technorati Business If there was one thing Instagram didn’t do, and it has done an impressive amount over it’s short but vibrant life span, it was build a web interface.  The app has always been just that, an app.  And in the world of mobile, […]

HashTip Launches Service for Moms to Make Smarter Buying Decisions

Originally published as HashTip Launches Unique Service for Moms to Make Smarter Buying Decisions on Technorati. The New Jersey based social-commerce startup HashTip announced last week the launch of thier unique service that simplifies decision making for moms. The service works by aggregating tips, reviews and deals about kids products in once place to help moms make […]

Popcornflix Updates Roku Numbers, Eyes Expansion

Originally published as Popcornflix Announces Roku Download Numbers on Technorati Entertainment According to the most recent announcement, the free streaming movie platform Popcornflix, has surpassed 400,000 downloads on Roku. Since that announcement the company has updated the tally and now claims 500,000 downloads (as of Monday August 8th), which means it added around 100k in the past […]

ShoeDazzle Reaches 13 Million Members

The Los Angeles based company originally operating on a subscription model, but since simply an e-commerce play, has grown their member base to 13 million members according to company statements yesterday.  The changes have paid off according to another article in Business Insider, with a million members added last month alone. The Kim Kardashian and […]

Retention Science Launches, Aims to Use Big Data to Improve Customer Retention

Originally published as Retention Science Launches, Aims to Use Big Data to Improve Customer Retention on Technorati Business For marketers, customer acquisition usually receives more attention than retention, but Retention Science, the latest company to launch out of Santa Monica, CA. based Mucker Labshopes to change that. The company announced it has secured $1.3 Million in seed funding for […]

Mozilla Mucks it up with Open Source Accelerator Program

Originally published as Mucker Lab and Mozilla Team-up on Open Source Startup Accelerator Program on Technorati. Mucker Lab, one of the newest startup/accelerator programs based in Los Angeles announced yesterday they will be partnering with Mozilla’s WebFWD to create a joint acceleration programaimed at at open-source ventures. The companies hope to help the Los Angeles area open-source community turn projects […]

Lifecrowd & Eventup Kick Off Partnership With Unique Event

Originally published as Lifecrowd & Eventup Kick Off Partnership With Unique Event on Technorati. Los Angeles based startup, Lifecrowd, along with fellow LA startup Eventup, announced a partnership last week designed to enhance the user experiences for customers of both services.  They also held an event highlighting the partnership last Thursday, June 7th at Geisha Studio in […]

Adrian Grenier Wants Tech Folks to Wax Nostalgic With Churchkey Beer

One of the many stories that came out of TechCrunch Disrupt in New York was the pitch made by celebrity Adrian Grenier, along with partner Justin Hawkins, former Nike designer. Somewhere between 10 and 10:25a.m. yesterday morning, according to the lineup, the two presented the idea for Churchkey Can Company, a hat tip to the days when […]