FeedMagnet Adds Viddy Support

Responding to strong customer interest, FeedMagnet announces the availability of Viddy as the latest social media source to its powerful aggregation and curation platform for brands and agencies. The platform already accesses content from Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and other social networks which the addition of Viddy will complement for FeedMagnet customers.

XBRL Data Forum Brings Opportunities To Austin’s Developer Community

XBRL is visiting Austin this Fall for a one-day conference designed to educate and enlighten developers and software companies about a data standard that is rapidly growing across the country and around the world. On September 11 at the Austin Hilton, XBRL experts, developers and technologists will get together to discuss XBRL standards, build databases, [...]

Ordoro Lands $1.2M Series A

When reviewing 300 applications for Capital Factory every year, and only accept a few, sometimes a couple will get away from you. Such is the case with InfoChimps, and also Ordoro which just raised a $1.2M Series A round of financing. It’s bittersweet, but I really do enjoy it when startups come back at you later and effectively say “I told you so!”

latakoo Signs Deal with NBC

NBC News and parent company NBC Universal have signed a development agreement with Austin startup latakoo to provide fast video transfer services for its global newsgathering operations. The news network has been testing latakoo’s technology for the past year and is launching a pilot project to integrate the video service into NBC’s communications systems.

Refynr Brings Communication To Conferences At The Speed Of Twitter

For conference and event promoters, the question these days isn’t whether or not you’re using Twitter, it’s how.

Startup Showdown A Welcome Addition To ATC’s Second CEO Summit

The second day of ATC’s CEO Summit wrapped up last Friday with the Startup Showdown, featuring Baytan Labs, MapMyFitness, Convergence Wireless, VivoGig, and Toopher. We captured some tweets along with commentary and have more coverage planned this week, so stay tuned. We used Storify’s tool to craft the original piece. You can see that version [...]

CareFlash and Coro Health Team-Up

Coro Health and CareFlash, thought leaders in new media care innovation, have melded together their flagship products – CoroFaith and CareCommunities – integrating community and spirituality into a seamless, user-specific experience – nurturing better outcomes across the entire care continuum – throughout recovery, rehabilitation and aging as well as with impending losses and the grief that follows.

BuildASign Continues Rapid Growth, Moves to New HQ

BuildASign.com, a leading online custom printing provider, today opened the doors to its expanded office and manufacturing spaces following a year of incredible business growth. An official ribbon cutting ceremony was hosted by BuildASign.com CEO Dan Graham and Phyllis Snodgrass of the Austin Chamber of Commerce Tuesday afternoon at the new location in North Austin. The expanded facilities more than double the company’s space, with over 80,000 square feet split between its corporate office and manufacturing space.

Q&A Wednesday :: Spacecraft

Today’s Q&A Wednesday is with Adam Morehead of Spacecraft. I first met with Adam about 9 months ago when they first started the company, so it’s pretty exciting to see the product finally brought to market.

Software Talent Tops The List In Door64′s First Hiring Survey

Austin’s burgeoning ecosystem of startups is in high gear, buoyed by the rise of cloud-based infrastructure, mobile development, and cleaner technologies. Behind that growth is a vibrant tech community of software engineers, analysts and project managers. But what about more established companies? What types of skills are hiring managers seeking? That’s what Austin’s largest tech community, [...]