Sequoia-Backed Widgetbox Rebrands As Flite, Raises $12M For Rich Media Ad Serving Platform

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/03/flite.jpg" class="shot2"><a href="http://www.flite.com/">Flite</a> (<a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/company/widgetbox">formerly Widgetbox</

Widgetbox Mobile Launches, Create Mobile Web Apps In A Snap

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/10/picture-108.png" />Forget Android, iOS and the rest of the mobile operating systems. Sometimes you don't need to spend weeks building the sle

ClickTurn: Build Rich Media Ads In Half An Hour

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/03/picture-6.png"> The momentum in online advertising is shifting away from traditional static text ads and towards rich media ads that are high

Widgetizing The Web: Widgetbox Hits 500 Million Impressions A Month

<img src="https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/06/3160v1-max-250x250.png" width="184" height="40" /> Widgets were <a href="https://techcrunch.com/2008/01/24/the-widget-kings/">all the rage<

Leading Widget Platform Widgetbox Launches Blog Network

<img src="https://techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/09/celebwidget.png" alt="" /><a href="http://www.widgetbox.com">Widgetbox</a>, one of the web's largest widget creation and distribution platfo

Widgetbox Unveils New iPhone Widget Gallery

Widgetbox is jumping on the iPhone bandwagon by releasing a special gallery of widgets tailored to the popular device’s screen. There are 16 widgets available to start, including an RSS output o

Hummer Winblad Partner Will Price Resigns To Head WidgetBox

It’s not often a partner at a successful venture capital fund leaves to do anything except retire (although there is some evidence to the contrary). But Will Price, a general partner at Hummer W

Amid Yahoo Turmoil, AOL Makes An Acquisition

On Monday AOL will announce the acquisition of San Diego-based Goowy, a startup founded in late 2004 and which launched, incidentally, in my living room in late 2006 (we had a TechCrunch party where G

Widgetbox Secures $8M More in Series B Funding

Widgetbox, a platform for the creation and distribution of web widgets, has raised $8M in a Series B round of financing led by Northgate Capital and joined by Sequoia Capital and Hummer Winblad. The c

MuseStorm Debuts Widget Engagement Platform

Silicon Valley/Israel based MuseStorm will launch a new end-to-end widget syndication platform today at the DEMO conference. The new offering which MuseStorm is officially dubbing a “content eng

Amnesty Hypercube Brings Web Widgets To The Desktop

Mesa Dynamics has announced the alpha preview release of Amnesty Hypercube, a desktop platform for web widgets. Amnesty Hypercube allows users to use web widgets, such as those provided by Google Gadg

Widgetbox Remote Gallery: An Open Platform For Widgets

Widgetbox have announced the wide-spread adoption of its new Widgetbox Remote Gallery feature which eases the transition to an open platform for social networks. The Widgetbox Remote Gallery feature e

PostApp launches WidgetBox, a marketplace for widgets

Stealth start-up PostApp announced at Thursday’s SuperNova Connected Innovators session the launch tomorrow of WidgetBox, its new beta marketplace for managed web based widgets, and $1.5 million