the new Pickie app provides a personalized shopping experience on the iPad. It shows users cool new apparel and other stuff that they will be interested in, as well as those suggested by their friends. And so the startup — which graduated from TechStars earlier this year — has raised $1 million from a group of investors. → Read More
Today at the TechStars NYC Demo Day, Pickie launched on to the scene. At its core, it’s an iPad magazine that is totally personalized based on all brand mentions from friends and the people you follow. Nothing’s stronger than the power of word of mouth, and with social networks abounding, bringing those personal recommendations online only makes sense.