Fab Pushes Back Hard Against Reports That It's Closing Shop

Founder tweets tirade

Despite a report from Valleywag that Fab is expected to close its doors by the end of the year, the e-commerce company is fiercely denying that it is in any…

Sailthru Tracks Your Online Behavior for a More Personalized Web

Over 300 clients

Specs Who (l. to r.) Neil Capel, co-founder, CEO; David Blanke, COO, CFO; and Ian White, co-founder, CTO What Personalized recommendation platform Where New York offices You may not know it, but those links…

Finding Facebook's Most Extravagant Mobile Users

Ad tech firm Nanigans says it can target audiences based on in-app spending

The idea that all customers are created equal is cute. Too bad that it’s a lie, particularly for mobile app developers. Someone might download an app and use it once…

Facebook to Help Brands Track Ad-Driven Sales

Conversion measurement tool smartens ad buys as well

The old knock against Facebook ads claimed the social network didn’t want brands to drive users off of Facebook because advertisers that kept users inside of Facebook paid lower rates.…

New Commerce Sites Challenge Mass Production Model

Etsy, Fab, Shapeways let consumers engage in design process

Mass production may give us efficiency, more affordable prices and convenience, but a handful of new tech companies say their more custom, less assembly-line-oriented commerce models provide something else: a… Moves Beyond Flash Sales

Startup partners with Fast Company for online pop-up shop recently re-launched as a flash-sales site, but CEO Jason Goldberg says he has bigger ambitions—he wants to create the one-stop online store for well-designed goods, regardless of sales model. So…