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  • Read It Later Raises $2.5 Million, Wants To Become The Dropbox Of Content

    Read It Later Raises $2.5 Million, Wants To Become The Dropbox Of Content

    Read It Later, the popular service that lets you bookmark a webpage and access it later from any smartphone, computer, or tablet, has raised a $2.5 million funding round. The round marks the company’s first external funding, and includes investments from Foundation Capital (which led the round), Baseline Ventures, Google Ventures, Founder Collective, and several angel investors. RIL… Read More

  • How The iPad Time Shifts Online Reading

    How The iPad Time Shifts Online Reading

    One of the reasons bookmarking apps like Read It Later and Instapaper are becoming so popular is because we are inundated with news and interesting links all day long, but have no time to read them. But just as DVRs helps us shift our TV viewing to better fit our own schedules, these apps helps us time shift our online reading. And according to some data put out earlier this month by Read… Read More

  • Reeder Calls Out MobileRSS For Design Theft, Community Backlash Begins

    When it comes to RSS readers, there’s no question that my preference is to use Reeder. Whether on iPhone, iPad, or the Mac, their apps brings a usability and elegance to an otherwise ugly medium. And obviously, design is a huge part of that. So when Reeder developer Silvio Rizzi saw that exact design being used by a competitor, MobileRSS, he was obviously pissed off. And from the looks… Read More