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  • HotSwap Launches – Video Classifieds

    We covered Berkeley-based Hotswap last month during its pre-launch stage. Next week they launch officially and open up the site with full functionality. Hotswap is targeting the $370 billion/year U.S. used car market with a free, video-focused classifieds site. Listings are optimized to allow users to quickly upload video of the car with a camera phone or other low end video equipment. Both… Read More

  • Vast – Aggregating Listings From The Whole Web

    Vast is a search service that crawls the entire web and structures the data that it finds so that it can be categorized fully and indexed. The team launched a developer preview of the service tonight with three initial verticals available – Cars, Jobs and Profiles. Vast does an extremely impressive job of finding and categorizing data in the long tail – making it very simple for… Read More