Findery

  • With Findery, Caterina Fake Wants To Create A Lasting Community Around Stories

    With Findery, Caterina Fake Wants To Create A Lasting Community Around Stories

    When Caterina Fake and Stewart Butterfield founded Flickr in 2004, creating a community around photos was a huge challenge. “There were very few people on internet to begin with, and within that group, there was a small group of people who engaged in social networks,” explains Fake. With Fake’s newest startup, Findery, she has been embarking on the same challenge she faced… Read More

  • Pinwheel Changes Name To Findery Following Injunction

    Pinwheel Changes Name To Findery Following Injunction

    Location-based note-sharing app Pinwheel has changed its name to Findery, after the U.S. District Court of New York granted Pinweel, a photo-sharing app, a preliminary injunction over the similar names. In February,┬áCaterina Fake (yep, last name Fake involved in a naming-rights lawsuit…I can’t make this stuff up) launched Pinwheel. The older Pinweel demanded that Pinwheel change… Read More