Gather

  • Gather: A New App For Organizing Meetups Over Facebook And Twitter

    Gather: A New App For Organizing Meetups Over Facebook And Twitter

    Gather is a newly launched mobile application which allows you to create "disposable" micro-meetups which can be quickly broadcast to Facebook and Twitter. ¬†It's meant to serve as a lightweight tool that helps you share your intended plans ahead of your Facebook or Foursquare check-in, for example. The benefit to using this app, instead of posting directly the to social networks¬†themselves, is… Read More

  • Gather Raises $2.4 Million, Makes Demand Media-Esque Pivot

    Gather Raises $2.4 Million, Makes Demand Media-Esque Pivot

    Social news site Gather has raised another $2.4 million in funding this week, in order to pivot its core business and focus on being a content on demand platform for other publishers, like Demand Media. Gather currently allows to writers to submit content and generate ad revenue share based on pageviews and site engagement. Read More

  • The Gather.com Issue

    “News 2.0″ sites are launching faster than I can keep up. Gather is the most recent. Gather is a social news site that allows user to submit content and generate a revenue share based on activity on the site. They boast $7m in venture funding over two rounds. So that’s the good news. I usually don’t post about companies I don’t like unless I can be constructive. I am… Read More