Announcements

Weekly Glance of Awesomeness #4

Angeline | August 22nd, 2008

Hello my little crowdSPRINGers, Here is this week’s Glance of Awesomeness. This week, we reached an all-time high in projects posted in a day. It was a very proud moment for us, so if you haven’t recently, Browse our current projects and contribute your ideas to one project or twenty! Here are some projects worth […]

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laFraise vs. crowdSPRING

Angeline | August 18th, 2008

Calling all crowdSPRING creatives: We’ve teamed up with laFraise to host a t-shirt design project on their site for our community. The theme? “Creativity is….” (Would you expect anything less from a creative marketplace?) There’s quite the hefty reward involved for the top 3 entries, so keep reading for all the details… Who is LaFraise? […]

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South By Southwest Interactive Festival – Vote!

Ross | August 14th, 2008

We have two panels in the running to be part of the upcoming South by Southwest Interactive Festival (SXSW). SXSW is one of the most influential festivals in technology, film, music, and visual arts in the world (maybe THE most important), and we very much want to have a presence there. So how can you […]

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Weekly Glance of Awesomeness #2

Angeline | August 7th, 2008

Hello ladies and gents, Welcome to the second installment of my Weekly Glance of Awesomeness. If you didn’t catch last week’s dose of awesome, every Thursday I’ll climb the peak of Mount crowdSPRING to seek out interesting projects on our site. If you have any tips or suggestions for future Glances of Awesomeness, feel free […]

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Your Biggest Fans

Angeline | July 23rd, 2008

Today, we are very excited to announce a collaboration with heavy metal gods Judas Priest for creating their official online tour poster. They are a band that’s been around since the 1970’s and have sold over 35 million records worldwide. There’s a lot to be said about Judas Priest’s longevity in an industry where so […]

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Forget Rock Star and Ninja – How About Warewolf?

Ross | July 23rd, 2008

The labels “rock star” and “ninja” are overused in software development.  After all, even the late Chris Farley was a ninja but he couldn’t even spell CSS. I’m suggesting a new label: warewolf. Hear me out. At the start of a complicated project, a developer usually starts out clean shaven and proper. Here is Chad, […]

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We’re Ready For Mixed Doubles in Ping-Pong

Ross | July 17th, 2008

Only a very small percentage of developers are women. This already tiny number is even smaller in the open source community. Google – one of the most successful companies on this planet – has one of the best educated group of employees in the world. And Google credits much of its success to its emphasis […]

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Hello From Your New Community Manager…

Angeline | July 16th, 2008

Hi everyone! I’m Angeline, your new Community Manager. I feel very special since Ross dedicated TWO blog entries to my arrival, but I also wanted to personally introduce myself to all of you crowdSPRINGers! (crowdSPRINGians, crowdSPRINGites? You choose.) Over the next couple of days, you’ll see me posting more in the forum and the blog, […]

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