Annika Lidne – Interview with the Flattr CEO Linus Olsson

Annika Lidne, who owns Disruptive Media, also have a blog called Swedish Startup Sessions, where she interview Swedish Startup entrepreneurs.

Today, she interviewed the Flattr CEO Linus Olsson.

Flattr! is a startup founded by Peter Sunde (co-founder of The Pirate Bay) and Linus Olsson, 2010.

The original idea by Peter Sunde, was a way to reward free content sharing.

Ben Parr: So You Want to Be an Entrepreneur: Entrepreneurship in 2012

Ben Parr recently speaked about what to focus on as a entrepreneur in 2012, at the LeWeb conference.

Free Hugs Campaign

I just love this free hugs campaign and have joined the movement!

Hugging gives both psychological and physiological benefits for all participating persons.

So, get out there and hug as many people as possible to show them your support, love, and friendship =)

The Social Hour #37: Facebook gobbles Gowalla, YouTube’s makeover, Jawbone UP review

Today, the show discuss

The makeover of YouTube with a more social integration as it has been integrated with Google+.

 

Watching The Social Hour 36: Britney owns Google+, @RealTimeWWII, Munchery.com

 

Short summary of this weeks episode:
Sarah Lane drinks green tea to kick off the week, after getting back from the Thanksgiving celebration.

YouTube
Millions using YouTube Editor to enhance videos – I’m feeling lucky (attempt to stabalize the darkness and lightness filters)
Great for new users
42.6 Billion videos viewed in U.S. in October.

Google+ – Britney Spears is queen of Google+

@RealTimeWW11 – Twitter account: Live tweets regarding what happened every day during World War 2, as it was happened today.

Zynga – Amber and Lane discuss Zynga and online social games.

Does Apple Suck at Social?

Twitter – Supersimple to change the twitter handle, and still keep your followers. – Mashable

Munchery.com – Gourmet food delivered to your door.

Twit.tv – The Social Hour 35: Dear Photograph

As usual, I have watched this week’s episode of The Social Hour with Sarah Lane and Amber MacArthur.

Amber and Sarah chat with the founder of Dear Photograph, Taylor Jones.
Dear Photograph is a site that invites people to  ”take a picture of a picture from the past in the present”.

(http://dearphotograph.com)

Hunch was sold to Ebay yesterday.
Hunch is a recomendation engine site with great social integration.

Hunch tries to get to know you based on what you like or not like.

 

Tiny Review – Stripped down reviews about places