How Much Leeway Do You Give To Betas?

I saw the news today that ImindI, after giving away 1000 invites to their beta on TechCrunch, accidentally deleted all user accounts. Whoops. ImindI’s CEO Adam Lindemann sent out an apology email: Dear Friends of Imindi, Yesterday, we were featured on Techcrunch and many of you were kind enough to sign up to the service. [...]

Akoha- Earn Points In A Game By Doing Good Deeds

Akoha is a game that encourages players to “play it forward”, as good deeds will earn them points in a multiplayer game. The company presented at TechCrunch50, and their presentation appears below. During the akoha presentation, the company opened their pre-registration to a very limited number of beta testers. I was lucky enough to sign [...]

TechCrunch50 Day Two Wrapup

After some initial rough spots during the first day of TechCrunch50, yesterday was an incredibly impressive day. I’ve been reluctant to compare TC50 and DEMOfall (aside from the live video stream, of course), but there is one glaring difference between the two conferences: the panels. While DEMO has a few expert sessions, TC50 had experts [...]

TechCrunch50 Session 2: Enterprise and Advertising

Well, it’s time to get started again. Here are the presenters for the afternoon session: Session 3: Enterprise 2:30 – 3:45pm FairSoftware Yammer Connective Logic Devunity Rinen Session 4: Advertising & Commerce Monetization 3:45 – 5:00pm Burt Adgregate Markets AdRocket OtherInBox Here’s the feed:

TechCrunch 50 Session One And Two: Youth & Culture and Memes and News