JS-Kit Finally Ditches Its Name, Rebrands As Echo With Some Big Partners In Tow

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/12/echologo-1-200x200.png" width="200" height="200" />Last July, we <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2009/07/10/js-kits-real-time-commenting-widge

TweetMeme Improves Ranking Engine, Comments With 2.0 Release

<a href="http://www.tweetmeme.com"><img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/08/picture-2511-215x38.png" width="215" height="38" /></a><a href="http://www.tweetmeme.com">TweetMeme</a>, th

Testing The Reverberations Of ECHO Commenting On TechCrunch

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-3082" title="shirt-sticker-small" src="http://www.techcrunchit.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/shirt-sticker-small.png" alt="shirt-sticker-small" width="300" h

JS-Kit's Real-Time Commenting Widget Echo Captures The Pulse Of Comments On The Web

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/07/echo-1-215x127.jpg" width="215" height="127" /> Comments are taking on a life of their own now as Facebook Connect and other modes of comment

Comment Consolidation: JS-Kit Acquires SezWho

<img src="https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/03/jssez.png" width="180" height="134" /> <a href="http://www.js-kit.com">JS-Kit</a>, a company that offers an array of Javascript-based comme

JS-Kit Introduces Picture Comments, Embraces OpenID 2.0

<img src="https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/jskitlogo2.png" />Cross-platform feedback widgets maker <a href="http://js-kit.com/">JS-Kit</a> just added a feature that enables users to enhance comments

Soon, All Your Blog Comments Will Belong To Facebook (Or Google)

<img src="https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/12/js-kit-fb-connect-1.png" /> There are way too many comment login systems out there. Each blogging platform (Wordpress, Typepad, Blogger) ha

Conversation Consolidation: JS-Kit To Acquire coComment? (Update: No)

<img src="https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/11/cocomment.jpg" /> We're still looking to confirm, but alarm:clock <a href="http://www.thealarmclock.com/mt/archives/2008/11/jskit_continues

JS-Kit Teams With Userplane In Widget Distribution Partnership

<img src="https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/10/jsuser.png" class="shot2" /> Widget developer <a href="http://www.js-kit.com">JS-Kit</a> has joined with AOL's <a href="http://www.userplan

Widget Maker JS-Kit Closes $3.6 Million Series B Round

<a href="http://www.js-kit.com"><img src="https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/jskitlogo2.png" class="shot2" /></a> <a href="http://www.js-kit.com">JS-Kit</a>, a startup that develops a series of widget

JS-Kit Acquires Commenting System Provider HaloScan

JS-Kit, a provider of Javascript comments, ratings, and poll widgets for blogs, has announced their acquisition of HaloScan, one of the largest hosted comments service providers. This announcement is

JS-Kit Scores Deal With WorldNow, Adds 19 Million Potential Users

WorldNow, a leading CMS provider for local television news sites that total over 19 million visitors monthly, has partnered with JS-Kit to provide them with a number of community based widgets that wi

A Widget That Does Background Checks On Plumbers, Painters, Products, And More.

Khris Loux, the CEO of startup JS-Kit, thinks he’s finally come up with the killer widget. JS-Kit has all sorts of widgets used by blogs and other sites for ratings, reviews, polls, and comments

Blog Recommendation Startup Outbrain Raises $5 Million

Funding Monday continues. NY/Israeli startup Outbrain is announcing a $5 million series A financing, led by Gemini Israeli Funds and Lightspeed Venture Partners. GlenRock Israel also put money into th

HaloScan Partners with JS-Kit to Distribute Ratings Widget

HaloScan, a company that provides easily deployable commenting systems for over 489,300 sites, has partnered with JavaScript module provider JS-Kit to provide its user base with “one-click&#8221

Texty: Dead Simple Content Creation And Editing

Texty is a dead simple but useful new internet service that you can use to quickly create and edit content on a web page with zero HTML or programming skills. Go to the site, start typing text in a WY

From Garage to Cubicle: JS-Kit Closes $1.2 Million Seed Round

Web widget provider JS-Kit has been doing a lot of growing up since starting as a simple commenting widget, founder Lev Walkin’s pet project in his off hours. Since then, that single widget has

JS-Kit: Web 2.0 For Lazy People

We first covered JS-Kit last November when we talked about their quick embed code that lets you add comments to any site where JavaScript is accepted. Since then, JS-Kit has been creating more widgets

Quick Embed Code to Add Comments To Any Site

It may not be a multi-million dollar venture-backed startup, but Lev Walkin has an elegant solution to a common feature of the social web, commenting. JS-Kit is an entirely free little javascript embe