MinoMonsters, a controlling-monsters battle game for iPhone, has raised a total of $1 million in seed funding during 2011.
Surprisingly, the founders of MinoMonsters are teenagers. They have got Andreessen Horowitz, SV Angel, Yuri Milner, Y Combinator, Ignition Partners, General Catalyst, Raymond Tonsing and Alexis Ohanian investing in their creation. Continue reading
easyBacklog is an intuitive time-saving backlog management tool for those using Agile. Agile is a set of guidelines that helps in getting useful increments of software to customers whenever you want. That is made possible by re-prioritizing the backlog of requirements and reviewing incremental progress of the software.
With the help of easyBacklog, you will be able to set up and manage an ever changing backlog. You can also compare backlogs at any point of time. Continue reading
True to its words, HiveDesk is indeed the “easiest way to manage your remote workers.” Since it offers a unique platform, every outsourcing process is easily managed and therefore it guarantees more efficient operations. With HiveDesk, workers can remotely check- in and the site will immediately log the work sessions. In this regard, there will be no time waste! Continue reading
KinderTown is a place where you will find the best educational apps for kids aged 3 to 6 years.
Every working parent knows how difficult and important it is for them to take out time to teach their kids. With both parents working, it is either the education of the kids that suffer or the parents end up exhausted with the daily effort. But now, parents don’t really need to make a choice. KinderTown is a tool through which you can ensure that your kid gets the best education without your having to spend much time on teaching him/her. Continue reading
Founded in 2009 by the creative minds of Chris Mirabile, Gianni Martire, and Eugene Jen, Hotlist has became very successful in providing a location- based social coordination to all its users. With almost 10 unique individuals running the company, it has created a viral hit to the people. In the present, Hotlist is helping people to discover new sights to see and great places through a real life social network. It helps you to coordinate with your friends more easily so that you get to discover amazing places all over the world. Continue reading
If you love shopping then Shopseen is the website you want to be. Shopseen allows you to discover the best deals picked by those who share your taste in style, books, clothes etc.
Everybody wants to get a good deal while shopping for their needs, but the problem is from where do you find a great deal? Scanning through pamphlets, newspapers or the Internet is very time consuming. But now we have resources on the web like Shopseen that tell us about great deals. Continue reading
Spotzot, a deal search and targeting platform for brands and merchants to reach customers, has raised $2.2 million in Series A funding. The investors were Cervin Ventures, Inventures Capital Partners and TiE-Silicon Valley Angels.
Spotzot creates a powerful resource for measuring and comparing campaign performance. They help generate higher click-through from algorithms that rank, tag, select and organize high-value retail in-store and online offers. Continue reading
It is relatively easy to apply for a scholarship as long as you already found the right one for you. You just need to fill out some paper works and you are ready to send it in. However, it is the search for the scholarship that is tedious and difficult. In addition to that, people have this common idea that scholarships are only for people who have a quite low income. But as a matter of fact, there is a scholarship obtainable for just about anyone. Now there is a database of all scholarships that will cater all your needs. It is called Continue reading
Flow, a platform for real-time app development, has raised $3 million in seed funding. It is a real-time data PaaS (platform as a service) platform which serves both app developers, and enterprises and consumers.
Flow is the brainchild of Alterman. He has been behind many diverse entrepreneurial platforms namely Kickapps (acquired by Kit digit), Triton Network Systems, SkyCross, MeshNetworks (acquired by Motorola), TeraNex and more. His creations have been in diverse industries. Flow is the newest project of Alterman. Continue reading
1% of Nothing
1% of Nothing inspires corporate towards philanthropy by connecting start-ups and founders to causes. Any startup can donate just 1% of their equity to charitable purposes thereby creating a difference in the world in the long run. The idea is that at the time of the donation the 1% might be very little, but with time it would grow significant. Continue reading