Monthly Archives: June 2011

The 25 Hot New York City Startups You Need To Watch

Business Insider:

“The New York City startup scene is bustling.

Every other day a tired banker leaves Wall Street to start a company. Incubators like DogPatch Labs and General Assembly are housing dozens of entrepreneurs and helping them get off the ground. TechStars NYC applicants jumped from 600 to 1,000 and TechCrunch’s Mike Arrington said he’s most proud of the NYC 2011 Disrupt startups.

After hitting the incubators, speaking with VCs and entrepreneurs, we selected 25 startups that are hidden gems; they’re on track to blow up and become the next big tech titans.”


Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/the-best-25-hidden-gems-of-nyc-startups-2011-5

The best apps for emailing that you’ve never heard of

Our co-founder, Vivek Sharma, shares his favorite email-based apps in this Business Insider piece:

Vivek Sharma spends a lot of time thinking about email. His company, Movable Ink, lets users show dynamic content in their emails that can change even after a message is sent.

Imagine your email signature always showing your most recent Twitter update. Or for the more commercially-minded, imagine embedding an ad into an email that changes depending on where the recipient is located. These previously unheard of applications are Movable Ink’s bread and butter.

We got in touch with Sharma to ask him about his favorite email apps — here’s what he had to say.


Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/best-email-apps-2011-6