Free money for startups? It’s possible with MainStreet’s platform for economic development incentives

Startups need money. State and local governments need startups and the employment growth they offer. It should be obvious that the two groups can work together and make each other happy. Unfortunately

Globalize, Don’t Localize: Three Ways To Properly Ignore Boundaries

A hipster in New York is not that different from a hipster in Bangalore. Ten years ago, this would not have been the case. Our marketing textbooks tell us that the highest classes of society in any gi

Aol Snaps Up Hyper-Local Photosharing App Hipster

Aol (which is my employer, somehow) has picked up local photosharing app <a href="http://www.hipster.com">Hipster</a> for an amount in the low seven figures, we're hearing.  The Hipster team of five

Hipster CEO Also Apologizes For Address Book-Gate, Calls For “Application Privacy Summit” [Guest Post]

<em>The following is a guest post from Hipster CEO <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/person/doug-ludlow/edit_image">Doug Ludlow,</a> following yesterday and today's revelations that <a href="http://w

Hipster Changes Its Strategy, Now Wants You To Send Digital Postcards

<strong>Do we really need another location-based photo-sharing app?</strong><a href="http://www.hipster.com">Hipster</a>, a service I've written about countless times, is unveiling its first open-to-a

Gootip: You know what's hipper than Hipster? Actually launching

<img alt="" src="http://www.crunchbase.com/assets/images/resized/0013/5386/135386v2-max-250x250.jpg" title="Gootip" class="shot" width="240" height="109" />You know what's hipper than <a href="http://

Local Q&A Site Hipster Raises $1M From Google Ventures, Lightbank, 500 Startups And More

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/05/screen-shot-2011-05-16-at-4-24-00-pm.png" />Local Q&A startup <a href="http://sxsw.usehipster.com/">Hipster</a> has raised $1 million in s

Now You Can Actually Use Q&A Site Hipster, If You're At SXSW That Is

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/03/screen-shot-2011-03-10-at-7-27-24-am.png" alt="" /> <a href="sxsw.usehipster.com">Hipster</a>, the <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2011/01/11

Local Q&A Site Hipster In Acquisition Talks With Groupon

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/02/screen-shot-2011-02-02-at-3-06-43-pm.png" alt="" />You guys aren't going to believe this: We're hearing that daily deals site <a href="http://

LaunchRock, The Most Meta Startup Ever, Builds Viral Launch Pages

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/02/screen-shot-2011-02-01-at-1-01-36-pm.png" alt="" /> In case you needed <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2011/01/28/yuri-milner-sv-angel-offer-

Hipster Is Quora Plus Location – Or Q&A For Where You Are

<img src="http://eu.beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/Screen-shot-2011-01-18-at-16.31.37.png" alt="" /> Suddenly people are <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2011/01/17/hipster-2/">talking</a> abou

How A Startup Named Hipster Got 10K Signups In Two Days, Without Revealing What It Does

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/01/screen-shot-2011-01-17-at-5-54-09-pm1.png" />By now you might be familiar with the startup with the funny name, as its very existence made new

Is Naming Your Startup "Hipster" Genius Or Terrible?

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/01/screen-shot-2011-01-11-at-5-02-38-pm.png" alt="" />Is it just me or is everyone and their skinny jeans wearing, MGMT-listening mothers a <a hr

Authentic Moleskine Notebook for the Kindle, it’s so edgy

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/tops.jpg" />The sense of style for a Mission District hipster can often times be too edgy for the “culturally sheltered mainstream cons

Look what happens when you don't log into WoW for a little bit

Friends, that is what happens when you “quit” games like World of Warcraft only to start playing again a little later. You’ll have left your toon decked out like a Williamsburg hipst