Corporate Social Responsibility Done Right: 5 Ways to Help Your Company Shine

Entrepreneurs can enlist employees, customers and other partners when it comes time to offer programs that give back to the community.


A social network to find clothes that fit

The problem with buying garments online is that the size may be wrong, but Fitbay aims to solve this by building a community of similar-sized users
Financial Times - Entrepreneurship

Futureful, The Janus Friis-Backed AI Predictive Discovery Engine, Rebrands As Random

Futureful, the AI predictive discovery engine backed by Skype co-founder Janus Friis which we last covered back in August, has a new name and a new interface -- evolving its proposition of serendipitous browsing to more clearly flag up the randomness angle. Read More
TechCrunch » Social
Natasha Lomas

#Love: Do Not Pass Code

There is a special milestone in each significant relationship that is rarely celebrated. There's no holiday, no dinner, and no party. It just happens - one day you're strangers, the next you're not.

It's the day you hand over your passwords to your SO. Read More
TechCrunch » Social
Jordan Crook

Vine Co-Founder Colin Kroll Steps Down From Day-To-Day Role

This afternoon Vine co-founder Colin Kroll announced in a tweet, fittingly, that he has stepped back from "day-to-day" duty at the service, and that he will remain an adviser to the product.

This marks the second departure of a founder from Vine. Dom Hofmann departed the company in January. Read More
TechCrunch » Social
Alex Wilhelm

Secret Shoots For Growth With New Anonymous Invites

Want to be sure you don’t miss any juice gossip or heartwrenching tales from you friends? Now when you re-open Secret, you’ll start where you closed the app instead of at the top of the feed so it’s easier to read comprehensively. Secret’s latest update also adds anonymous invites that could help it grow by letting you ask a friend to join the app without them knowing it… Read More
TechCrunch » Social
Josh Constine,Alex Wilhelm

Why Is Facebook Page Reach Decreasing? More Competition And Limited Attention

Every Page on Facebook wants everything they post shown to everyone. But people only read a limited amount of News Feed per day. There simply isn't room for everything, and the competition for feed space is intensifying. The total number of Pages Liked by the typical Facebook user grew more than 50% last year -- a new stat that came from a 45-minute interview with Facebook's head of News Feed. Read More
TechCrunch » Social
Josh Constine

GemShare Brings Simple, Word-Of-Mom Recommendations To The iPhone

A company called GemShare wants to formalize what's today a somewhat haphazard and frustrating process of getting personal recommendations from friends, with the introduction of a new iPhone app that lets you quickly ask for the best local recommendations for everything from mechanics to doctors to dry cleaners and more. The company has raised $ 1.2 million in seed funding from Greylock… Read More
TechCrunch » Social
Sarah Perez