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  • Manilla, The Hearst-Backed Service For Managing Bills, Is Shutting Down On July 1

    Manilla, The Hearst-Backed Service For Managing Bills, Is Shutting Down On July 1

    Account management startup Manilla says that it will be shutting down on July 1. We received several tips about the shutdown today, then when I visited the site and tried to sign up, I was directed to this announcement, which says that the service will continue to operate as normal until June 30. After that, users will no longer be able to upload new documents, and it will not retrieve any… Read More

  • Google, HelloFax, Expensify And Others Want You To Go Paperless In 2013

    Google, HelloFax, Expensify And Others Want You To Go Paperless In 2013

    The “paperless office” has been a fantasy of office managers since the advent of the personal computer. While you are probably printing less today than you did ten years ago, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency estimates that the average office worker still uses about 10,000 sheets of paper per year (the numbers for the UK are similar, too). To make a new push for a really… Read More

  • Hearst's Manilla Opens Online Account Management Service To The Public

    Earlier this year, we heard about how startup Manilla has plans to disrupt online account management. Today the company is fully launching its service, which has been in close beta for the past three months, to the public with new partnerships with Citi Cards, Duke Energy and others. Manilla, which was incubated and backed by Hearst, is a free web-based service that helps consumers better… Read More

  • DEMO 2011 Roundup: The Eight Best Startups of Day 1

    The DEMO Spring 2011 conference kicked off yesterday in Palm Springs, featuring 27 startups in the consumer, enterprise, and cloud sectors. Each company was allowed six minutes to make their presentation and try to wow the audience with their product launches. Some let their products do the talking, while others added humor to their pitches. For example, Dr. Shamus Husheer, inventor of the… Read More