disrupt sf 2012

  • Printchomp Is A Real-Time Marketplace For Printed Goods With Speedy Delivery

    Printchomp Is A Real-Time Marketplace For Printed Goods With Speedy Delivery

    Did you receive your business cards on time for TechCrunch Disrupt? Last week, a company in the Startup Alley showed Disrupt attendees a new service to solve that issue at a good price. Printchomp is a marketplace for printed goods, such as business cards, posters, brochures or envelopes. It allows you to find the best printer for the job on a single website. After selecting the type of… Read More

  • Wallwisher Brings The Flexibility Of Notes On Paper To The Web

    Wallwisher Brings The Flexibility Of Notes On Paper To The Web

    At TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco, Wallwisher showed us the new version of their web application. Wallwisher allows user to write, collaborate and share content on an empty canvas. The idea is deliberately simple in order to allow many uses for the service. For example, you could create noticeboards, scrapbooks, playlists, charts, polls, use it to brainstorm or to manage events. Usage… Read More

  • Hugh MacLeod Comes Back With More Drawings Of The Second Day Of Disrupt

    Hugh MacLeod Comes Back With More Drawings Of The Second Day Of Disrupt

    Yesterday, famous cartoonist Hugh MacLeod started drawing all the action taking place at TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco. We present you the second batch of drawings. In these cartoons, you will see overheard conversations, a quote from Michael Arrington, what it feels like to be an entrepreneur at TechCrunch Disrupt and general thoughts about our industry. Check back tomorrow for… Read More

  • Kinobi Will Use Kinect To Teach You Yoga, Dancing Or Maybe Even Surgery

    Kinobi Will Use Kinect To Teach You Yoga, Dancing Or Maybe Even Surgery

    The web makes it easy to find instructional videos on practically any topic. There are 18,600,000 search results for “how to” on the site at the moment. Obviously not all of them are relevant, but that’s a staggering number. But if you’re trying to learn a physical skill — like dancing, yoga or martial arts — how can you tell if you’re doing the… Read More

  • Zuckerberg: Spotify, Airbnb, Nike+ And Runkeeper Are Killing It

    Zuckerberg: Spotify, Airbnb, Nike+ And Runkeeper Are Killing It

    On stage at TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco, Mark Zuckerberg named a few products that he is impressed by. In particular, Spotify, Airbnb, Nike+ and Runkeeper caught the attention of Facebook co-founder and CEO. The first company he named was Spotify. He was straight to the point by stating that “Spotify is killing it right now.” Read More

  • Zuckerberg On Coding: “Everything I Do Breaks, But We Fix It Quickly”

    Zuckerberg On Coding: “Everything I Do Breaks, But We Fix It Quickly”

    On stage at TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco, Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook co-founder and CEO, says that he still codes sometimes for fun. But there is a rule at Facebook, he says: “if you are checking in code, you have to maintain your code.” When asked if he still codes, he answered, jokingly: “Everything I do breaks, but we fix things quickly.” More seriously… Read More

  • Marc Benioff: “Facebook Has The Opportunity To Be The Next Google”

    Marc Benioff: “Facebook Has The Opportunity To Be The Next Google”

    On stage at TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco, Marc Benioff, Salesforce CEO and founder, only had good things to say about Facebook. “They have a great CEO, they are a great company,” he said. But Michael Arrington tried to get him to say what Facebook could have done better. According to Marc Benioff, Facebook should have done its IPO two years ago. But he believes that the… Read More

  • Undrip Takes All The Nonsense Out Of Your Social Feeds

    Undrip Takes All The Nonsense Out Of Your Social Feeds

    If you’re reading this article, chances are you’re pretty well connected, at least in terms of your various social networks. But it can be overwhelming: there’s Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, and Instagram. And those are just the major leaguers. But Undrip, which has just launched out of private beta on our Disrupt stage, is ready to clear out all of the clutter to show you… Read More

  • Tovbot Is A Robotic iPod Dock That Can Shake Its Groove Thing

    Tovbot Is A Robotic iPod Dock That Can Shake Its Groove Thing

    Robots can do almost anything – build cars, explore Mars, and run through the woods like a monster – but now they can sing and dance and even play songs after hearing their rhythm lines clapped out by their owners. Launching at TechCrunch Disrupt SF, Tovbot is one of the coolest robots you’ll see today. Read More