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Dispatches from SXSWi

Mike | March 15th, 2010

We’re spending a few days at the South by Southwest conference in Austin, so I thought that I could share  notes from three of the sessions. In a few days we travel to Las Vegas for the MIX10 conference and I’ll share some of the goodies from that show next week. Austin is packed this […]

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New Year’s Resolutions

Laura | January 19th, 2010

The hard part’s not making the resolution it’s sticking to it… For that reason we wanted to see what everyone’s New Year’s Resolutions were for 2010 so we posted a contest on Facebook gave everyone a week and a half to get their submissions in and Pete and I picked a winner. And the $50 […]

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The little things

Ross | November 24th, 2009

I sometimes forget,  when focusing on the big picture, to enjoy the little things. The graphic to the left put a big smile on my face this morning when I arrived at the office. It was posted in our forums by Spazie, one of over 46,000 creatives in the crowdSPRING community. While the Thanksgiving holiday […]

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Pepsi and Will.i.am think crowdsourcing is cool–do you?

Bethany | October 5th, 2009

So I’m laying on my couch, watching my stories (one of my many reality tv shows that Kevin likes to call “stories”) when a commercial comes on.  Usually I flip over to E! during this time to catch up on my news, but for some reason, this commercial caught my attention. Will.i.am, from the Black […]

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There Are No Ordinary Moments

Ross | August 28th, 2009

It’s human nature to focus on big stories. And there’s nothing wrong with that. But moments – ordinary and not – are more meaningful and real. We should all focus more on moments, not big stories. Micah Baldwin wrote a brilliant post yesterday called “Moments”. I encourage you to read it. It’s simple. Pure. True. […]

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crowdSPRING Community Gives Back – In Our Own Backyard

Ross | August 18th, 2009

Give Back is the crowdSPRING community’s way of helping worthy non-profit and charity causes in need. Creatives in the crowdSPRING community have agreed that for these special projects, no monetary awards will be given. crowdSPRING will waive its fees and will assist the organizations with posting their project. We will collaborate together to help those […]

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Seeing Your Book Cover Design In Print

Ross | August 10th, 2009

Big congratulations to Audree Rowe (crowdSPRING username: ArtbyAudree), whose cover design was selected from among many in a print design project on crowdSPRING, for Bob Garfield’s new book – The Chaos Scenario. The book, released on August 3 (I’ll write a review in the next few weeks), is about the disruption of the media industry […]

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