FEEDJIT: The 10 Hour Internet Startup

Via the *new* Hacker News I found FEEDJIT, a widget sort of thing that displays incoming and outgoing traffic including destination. The more important story here however was that this ‘jit was created in only 10 hours. I could roll a startup out in less time than that, but it...

Bebo Social Network Top in UK … For Now

I tend to think Steve isn’t going out on a limb much here in predicting that Facebook will overtake both MySpace and Bebo to take the UK Social Networking crown. Bebo (design wise) looks very much like YouTube, and not knowing the history here I can’t comment as to why....

Shopify Marketplace; All Your Products Are Belong to Us

I’ve always like Shopify’s business model, and their product (although I’ve never used it). Mashable has the info on their new marketplace which I think is genius. Genius mostly because it’s a similar idea I’ve had for one of the projects I’m...

Pibb is Now Embeddable

I’m on the fence when it comes to Pibb, but they are in the right area (and led by some smart people) with their new embeddable chat/thread code for WordPress blogs. I don’t think I have enough audience to warrant using Pibb for my posts, but it would be a viable replacement...

texty; Widgetizing Text and Images

Even though this post from TC is rather rosy, and the response over at CenterNetworks is a little harsh, I’m going to come down right in the middle here and say that texty has a fighting chance … albeit a very small one. The idea of creating content and being able to embed...

JS-Kit Makes Adding Functionality Easy Peasy

While I tend to disagree with most assessments that installing blogs, forums and other PHP scripts is a hard task, JS-Kit takes even the small hurdle away with their widgets. clipped from venturebeat.com JS-Kit offers simple comments, ratings and other...