Indiez aims to raise the quality of freelancer platforms

Indiez is an up-and-coming freelance service that aims to bring a higher standard to a world that is dominated by the likes of Gigster, Upwork and Fiverr by taking a different, team-led approach. Ther

Elance-oDesk Launches In Australia To Compete With Freelancer.com

<a target="_blank" href="https://www.elance.com/">Elance-oDesk </a>launched today in Australia with a new country manager and two city managers based in Melbourne and Sydney. The company also said it

Coming Out Of Stealth, MyCrowd Aims To Create World’s Biggest Marketplace For Freelance Projects

MyCrowd, a startup that helps companies find freelance talent for specific tasks through Google Docs, PowerPoint and other software applications, is raising $500,000 in a seed round from unnamed angel

Everything You Wanted To Know About The Giant Elance, oDesk Merger & Ensuing Backlash (But Were Afraid To Ask)

While visions of strategic synergies and competitors running for cover danced in the heads of company executives, the scores of freelancers who use oDesk and Elance to find work or hire support don't

Elance, SkilledUp & Smarterer Launch New Learning Platform To Let You Learn, Validate & Find Work In One Place

Everyone knows that the educational system in the U.S. hasn't changed much in, oh, the last 100 years. And that there's a lot of inertia within the system, gumming the gears and slowing its transforma

Online Job Marketplace Elance Raises $16M From Kleiner Perkins, NEA And The Stripes Group

Online job marketplaceĀ <a href="http://www.elance.com/">Elance</a> has raised $16 million in new capital led by the Stripes Group with existing investors, New Enterprise Associates and Kleiner Perki

Elance To Give $1 Million To Startup America Partnership

Online job marketplaceĀ <a href="http://www.elance.com/">Elance</a> has just announced it will give $1 million to <a href="http://www.startupamericapartnership.org/">The Startup America Partnership</a

GetAFreelancer Hits 1 Million Users, Switches Name To Freelancer.com

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/10/freelancer-215x42.png" width="215" height="42" />If the Internet has made one thing crystal clear, it's that physical borders and geographical

Security Snafu: Elance Sends Private Messages All Over The Place

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/08/elance-215x51.png" width="215" height="51" />Second time this Summer we write about <a href="http://www.elance.com">Elance</a>, a service that

In A Tight Economy, Outsourced Developers On oDesk Work 100,000 Hours A Week

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/08/odesk-hours-by-week-200908-630x473-215x161.png" width="215" height="161" /> The economy may still be trying to pick itself up, but one benefi

Elance Hit By Security Breach

<a href="http://www.elance.com"><img src="https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/picture-59.png" width="150" height="58" /></a>We've just gotten word that development-outsourcing site <a hr