Webware 100 winner: Elance
Online jobs marketplace is own its way to creating a virtual office building with an update that offers new workflow tools.
In a struggling economy, the tech industry is a shining light. Even within the strong tech economy, though, cloud computing stands out right now.
One startup has made the shift from offering in-app sweepstakes to connecting talented developers with businesses.
All stressed out? Get a personal assistant online to schedule appointments, send birthday cards, and pay the bills.
Pay for creative work before it's done. Have artists do the work before they have a contract. Brilliant.
Kevin Rose to make Digging easier
Open-source software such as MySQL's wins over users when it's easy to use, but money is the thing that ensures that more will be developed.
oDesk, formerly a marketplace for hourly contractors, now has a fixed-price option.
New "wide-sourcing" apps lower cost, improve timeliness of rote text jobs like translation and proofreading.