diaspora

Diaspora Co-Founder Ilya Zhitomirskiy Passes Away At 22

Late last night, word began to spread around the tech community that one of <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/diaspora/">Diaspora</a>'s four co-founders, <a href="https://twitter.com/#!/zhitomi

Diaspora Passing The Hat Again

It's been over a year since <a href="http://diasporafoundation.org/">Diaspora</a> <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2010/06/02/diaspora-project/">raised over $200,000</a> towards the creation of an

Facebook Just Landed $1.5B; Open Source Alternative Struggles To Raise $10,000

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/appleseed.png" class="shot2" /> Facebook just raised <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/01/21/facebook-raises-1-5-billion-at-50-billio

Social Networking: The Future

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/12/social-networks_-future.jpg"> <em><strong>Editor's note</strong>: This is the third of a three-part guest post by venture capitalist <a hre

Four Facebook Alternative Alternatives

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/open-source.jpg" class="shot2" /> Now that <a href="https://joindiaspora.com/">Diaspora</a>, which is building an open-source distributed soc

Want An iPod Nano Watch? So Does Everyone. Idea Poised To Be New Kickstarter King

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-248062" title="iw" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/iw.png" alt="" />We've talked a lot about <a href="http://www.joindiaspora.com/">Diasp

Facebook Alternative Diaspora Launches Their Private Alpha With Some Bet Hedging

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-247539" title="Screen shot 2010-11-23 at 10.44.25 AM" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/screen-shot-2010-11-23-at-10-44-25-am.png" alt="" /

With Two Days Left In October, Diaspora Pushes Public Alpha To Thanksgiving

<a href="http://www.joindiaspora.com/"><img class="alignright size-full wp-image-238112" title="diaspora+logo" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/10/diasporalogo.png" alt="" />Project D

Facebook Competitor Diaspora Revealed: Sparse, But Clean; Source Code Released

<img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-219869" title="aaa" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/aaa2.png" alt="" />A <a href="http://www.joindiaspora.com/2010/09/15/developer-release

Diaspora Clarifies: Open Source On September 15, Consumer Alpha In October

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-213783" title="3" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/39.png" alt="" />A few days ago, we noted that <a href="http://joindiaspora.com">Diaspo

Diaspora Three Weeks Away From Unveiling Open-Source Facebook Alternative

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-212696" title="Screen shot 2010-08-26 at 5.15.42 PM" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/screen-shot-2010-08-26-at-5-15-42-pm.png" alt="" />R

Diaspora Reports Progress In Its Quest To Build An Open Facebook Alternative

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/07/diaspora.png" class="shot2" /> It's been exactly one month after <a href="http://www.joindiaspora.com/">Diaspora</a>, which aims to become an

Diaspora's Final Tally: $200,000 From Nearly 6,500 Backers

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-185970" title="a" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/06/a.png" alt="" />When <a href="http://www.joindiaspora.com/">Diaspora</a> set out to rai

OneSocialWeb: We're Ahead Of Diaspora In The Creation Of An 'Open Facebook'

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/05/onesocialweb.png" class="shot2" /> For all the <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2010/05/12/diaspora-open-facebook-project/">attention</a>

Diaspora, The Open Facebook Alternative, Soars Past $50,000 In Micro-Funding [Update: Now Past $100,000]

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-180066" title="d" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/05/d.jpg" alt="" />Whenever a service rises to popularity, an "open" alternative is usuall