uTest Rebrands to Applause, Announces Testhub Acquisition
The rename to Applause comes with the introduction of a 360 degree app quality dashboard. This will enable clients to manage a suite of app quality tools and analytics; because its outlook is expanding, the company felt that it needed to change the name, said Applause chief marketing and strategy officer Matt Johnston.
A Springtime Review
Crowdfunding expert Rose Spinelli writes in with her weekly tip of the week. With the weather finally hinting at spring, she uses the opportunity to put together a list of tips to remind the readers of effective crowdfunding strategies.
Why Bitcoin is Good for Crowdsourcing
Ernesto Spruyt, co-founder of Mobbr Crowd Payments, writes in to discuss the new economic model created by crowdsourcing, and how existing payment methods fail to service the industry.
From the Vault: How the Apple Maps Fail is a Win for Crowdsourcing
Apple has had a tough run of it since the public finally got its hands on the new iPhone 5 and the new Apple Maps that replace Google’s in iOS 6, the latest version of Apple’s mobile operating system. The problem seems to be a failure in smoothing out the kinks that come with utilizing disparate data sources to create a single, unified maps product. The solution lies in the crowd.
2013CF Crowdfunding Market: Software and Solutions Report
Massolution recently published the 2013CF Crowdfunding Market: Software and Solutions Report. It is a definitive guide to available crowdfunding software and solutions providers. This report will guide you to the choices for building the platform you want, whether it is for donations, rewards, lending, equity, or royalty; whether it is a new site, an addition to an existing one, or a single campaign; whether you do it yourself or hire a provider.