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Storytelling app Wattpad raises $51M at a $398M valuation

Content, as they say, is king — but these days, that may be true only for as long as you can figure out a good business model to deliver it. And today, a startup based out of Toronto, Canada is

Fresco News teams with FOX to bring citizen journalism to local newsrooms around the U.S.

Crowdsourced journalism startup Fresco News has just scored a notable partnership which will bring photo and video footage shot by ordinary citizens to several local Fox newsrooms around the U.S. Us

After Waze’s Big Exit, Car-Community App Fuelzee Wants To Gamify Your Trips For Gas

Google swooped on Waze earlier this month, shelling out $1.1 billion to acquire the crowdsourced traffic app -- indicating there is mileage (and cash) in crowdsourcing-plus-cars. Exactly how much of e

Truecaller Opens Paid API To Select Developers To Monetise Its Global Phone Directory

Truecaller, the Sweden-based creater of a crowdsourced phone directory app and online white pages service, has opened its API to a select group of "handpicked" developers. Truecaller said its director