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Sparrow flies to Google

Another brilliant app bites the dust. Sparrow was a beautifully designed email app. Much better than the default Mail app. Yesterday, Google picked up the team behind Sparrow for under $25 million. Let’s look at who the winners and losers are: Google - Winner Google tried to develop their ...

Posterous Sold! What is means for consumers and SaaS startups

I moved my personal blog from self-hosted Wordpress to Posterous in December 2009. Being happy with the simplicity of Posterous I moved the DeskAway blog to its platform in early 2011. In 2010 my wife started blogging so I told her to use Posterous (now she doesn’t trust ...