Main Floor

CitySourced crowdsourcing
with smartphone apps

November 17, 2009 | Robert Scoble

CitySourced is a remarkable startup story. The company and its product began as an iPhone app to crowdsource routine city problems. Just a few…


Avatar marketing: Sell to Carol

November 16, 2009 | Jason Cohen

Addressing your entire customer base at once is tough, but it’s exactly what your Web page has to do. Unfortunately, most companies approach this…


You don’t build your own refinery, or power plant. Why build your own data center?

November 14, 2009 | Rob La Gesse

Nicholas Carr – renowned author and thinker presents a great lecture on how the world has always changed, and is still changing.  And how…

A Complete Guide to the PHP Framework CodeIgniter

November 13, 2009 | Thomas Myer

I’m writing this article for all the PHP developers out there who are looking for a way to develop apps faster, better, and smarter.…


Gillmor Gang Archives – 12NOV09

November 12, 2009 | Rob La Gesse

The Gillmor Gang — Michael Arrington, JP Rangaswami, Robert Scoble, Kevin Marks, and Saul Hansell — take sides in the iDroid Wars. Recorded live…


Seesmic quickly adds features
using new Twitter APIs

November 12, 2009 | Robert Scoble

The development team refining the Seesmic Desktop and the Seesmic Web just shipped two new products using Twitter APIs: lists and geolocation. The release…


Posterous: easy, fast blogging
with photos, video and MP3s

November 10, 2009 | Robert Scoble

Posterous is an easy, fast blogging service created to do two things that its co-founders say early blog platforms did not do: focus on…


Underbelly: What startup
bloggers don’t tell you

November 9, 2009 | Jason Cohen

You have to wonder at these folks who blog so confidently about how to run little companies. I mean, on the one hand Joel