Genotrope Record: Plummelo Funding Status: Seed Investors: ? Industry: Consumer Web, B2B Offering Description: Plummelo is a web service that allows users to collect and share recipes, to plan meals, and to print shopping lists for meal plans. Plummelo combines these three activities in one convenient place. Plummelo makes cooking easier.
Genotrope is very pleased to be able to offer 10 free tickets ($70 value) to the awesome E-Commerce panel on 1/28/2010, sponsored by MITX. If you are not familiar with MITX, check it out. I attended their Interactive Awards event last year for the first time and was blown away by the size of the event andContinue reading “10 Free Tickets ($70 value) to What Will “E-Commerce 2.0″ Look Like in the Next Few Years? Panel”
MITX has put together a very interesting panel to be held January 28, 2010 at the Microsoft NERD center. They don’t get too much press, but the Boston area has some pretty significant players in e-commerce. Come and hear the experts discuss the coming e-commerce trends and new marketing channels. Register Here What WillContinue reading “MITX Event – What Will “E-Commerce 2.0” Look Like in the Next Few Years?”
Building a web business is a difficult task. Building one for the first time is even harder. I have written previously about the available information regarding the business of the web and the fact that the quality and amount of valuable information is amazing. There is a group of writers that is a must read forContinue reading “The Art versus Science of Web Marketing”
Our post back in May 2009, When Will They Launch pointed out some companies waiting in the wings and extolled them to release their idea into the wild and let it flourish. It’s time for a recap of those companies to gauge progress. It’s also time to list a new group of companies and sites onContinue reading “When Will They Launch Q1 2010”
Genotrope Record: Project Concord seems like a tempory name Funding Status: Series A Founders Backgrounds: Pixamo, Endeca Investors: Alpond Capita *see comments Industry: Video, Online Entertainment Offering Description: convenient and legal access to top movies and TV shows – but without the unwanted commercials or the need to reach into your wallet.
One of the common blogging practices is to do a year end post that hightlights the favorite posts of the past. Not to be left out, we have decided to do a similar recap, with one exception. We are going to choose OUR favorites. These posts are either ones we had fun writing or haveContinue reading “5 Favorite Posts on Buzz in theHub”
Company: The Rentables http://www.therentables.com Funding Status: Founder funded, seed round Founders Backgrounds: YEP! Interactive, Investors: self funded Industry: Consumer Web, online advertising, real estate Offering Description: The Rentables is an online rental search engine which connects landlords and tenant using an intuitive interface. We launched our services in Boston earlier this year and have expandedContinue reading “The Rentables”