Category Archives: Social media

SpotRight, Boulder social data firm, raises $2.87 million, SEC filings show

SpotRight Inc., a Boulder-based firm that uses social media data to bolster marketers’ efforts, has raised more than $2.8 million in investment capital, Securities and Exchange Commission filings show. The company raised $2.87 million as part of a $4.2 million … Continue reading

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Quick Left goes Rube Goldberg for latest hackfest & a little side prize for LaunchBoulder readers

At past Quick Left hackfests, developers, designers and other technophiles were given three hours to build the likes of Arduino-powered devices, collaborative web apps and an e-mail card game. For tonight’s hackfest — which runs from 6 p.m. to 10 … Continue reading

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CP+B uses Pinterest to launch tattoo campaign for mastectomy patients

Crispin Porter + Bogusky, the “disruptive” global ad agency with a creative hub in Boulder, has puts its weight behind a Pinterest pinboard that promotes body ink options for post-mastectomy breast cancer survivors. CP+B launched P.INK as a means for … Continue reading

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Gnip bringing Twitter archives to enterprise customers

From “just setting up my twttr” to the billions of tweets that have come in the six and a half years since Twitter’s founding, Boulder-based Gnip today announced it is unleashing a platform that makes every public tweet available to … Continue reading

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BlogFrog hops into “social influencer” sector, opens NY office

Boulder-based BlogFrog, a provider of blogging communities that include bloggers sponsored by well-known brands and marketers, on Monday made a hat trick’s worth of announcements, including the opening of a New York office and expansion into the “social influencer” sector. … Continue reading

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Simple Energy, TechStars alumnus, hires COO

Boulder-based Simple Energy, a developer of software applications for the energy industry, named Bud Vos as its chief operation officer, company officials announced on Monday. Vos, who most recently served as an executive with energy management services firm Comverge, was … Continue reading

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Won’t you be my neighor? Social media-style

Two weeks ago, TechCrunch highlighted a new social networking startup called Neighborland. The firm — geared toward connecting people in blocks, boroughs, districts and cities and helping them bring their ideas to fruition — had landed seed funding from a … Continue reading

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Gnip nabs Tumblr firehouse

Boulder’s Gnip added another social biggie to its social media API today. Chris Moody, Gnip’s COO and president, dished the news in the firm’s . While some social platforms react quickly to news and other events, Tumblr conversations often spread … Continue reading

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