• Disney Acquires Kerpoof's Kid-Friendly Creative Suite

    Kerpoof, a web-based creative design suite for children that launched at 2007’s TechCrunch 40, has been acquired by Disney. The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed, but Kerpoof’s online portal at will continue to operate as its technology is deployed on Disney’s homepage. Kerpoof is a good fit for Disney: the company’s technology is primarily… Read More

  • Kerpoof Helping Kids Connect Online, Create Together

    Kerpoof launched its set of picture, story, and movie creation tools for kids at the TechCrunch40 conference this past September. Since then, the company has been working to improve the functionality of these free browser-based products and, in particular, to transform Kerpoof into a platform for kids to communicate and collaborate with each other online. Kids can now create their own avatars… Read More

  • TechCrunch40 Session 5: Productivity & Web Apps

    Session five as follows, including our live notes. Commentary by Mark Hendrickson and Duncan Riley.  Xobni Xobni products aim to improve the way users organize, search and navigate their email. Xobni creates an information profile for each person a user communicates with, and provides historical information that is relevant to what users are working on. Xobni displays contact information… Read More