pearltrees

  • Hottest Stealth Startups [Graphic]

    Rumors of “the death of stealth mode” have been greatly exaggerated. Ever since angel investor Chris Dixon tweeted, “New early-stage start up trend: get big quietly, so you don’t tip off potential competitors” back in March you can’t grab a coffee at The Creamery without hearing a “We’re in stealth mode” come out some neophyte… Read More

  • Pearltrees grabs another €1.3 million

    Chances are, you’ve already heard of Pearltrees – possibly because the company caught attention when it sponsored LeWeb in Paris or more recently the Web 2.0 Expo in San Francisco. And if you haven’t, now is the right time to acquaint yourself with the service: the French start-up founded in 2008 has just scored another €1.3 million in funding to change the way you navigate… Read More

  • Six Startups Blast Off From The Web 2.0 Launchpad

    Every year at Web 2.0 Expo, a handful of promising startups are invited on stage to give quick, five-minute pitches to an audience of conference attendees and a panel of judges (you can see our past coverage on these events here and here). Yesterday this year’s batch of startups took the stage, and they didn’t disappoint. My notes on the startups are below. Each company was judged… Read More

  • Pearltrees launches Twitter sync and reveals its social system

    [France] Paris-based Pearltrees has been catching interest around the web the last few days not least because a gaggle of influential Silicon Valley bloggers have descended on Paris for Le Web, but mainly because of its interesting model for visually mapping how people collect and share information on the Web. But today the startup opens the kimono on its full system. They will announce two… Read More

  • Twitter Comes To Pearltrees, The Visual Social System

    Paris-based Pearltrees has been catching interest around the web the last few days not least because a lot of influential Silicon Valley bloggers have descended on Paris for Le Web, but mainly because of its interesting model for visually mapping how people collect and share information on the Web. But today the startup opens the kimono on its full system. They will announce two new things… Read More