211 Results for

monetizing

Article

Microscale Monet is world's tiniest full-colour painting

A painting by impressionist Claude Monet has been reproduced in full colour in the microscale, thanks to a new technique that allows a palette of 300 colours.

By July 3, 2014

Article

The monetized future of BBM

BlackBerry BBM chief John Sims tells CNET about why there was "no choice" but to go cross platform, fixing BBM's sign-up process, and BBM's mobile banking potential.

By February 27, 2014

Article

Facebook struggles with monetizing search, kills sponsored results

Though search remains a top priority for Facebook, the company hasn't mastered how to make money from queries.

By June 13, 2013

Article

BitTorrent to monetize its file-distribution platform

The new BitTorrent Bundle builds a store within a torrent to enable content producers to charge for files or collect user information.

By May 7, 2013

Article

SoundCloud amps up ways for artists to get paid. The price? Ads

The "YouTube for audio" is the latest streaming-music site to tout new ways artists can commercialize. Of course, for its 175 million monthly listeners, that means commercials.

By August 21, 2014

Article

App makes a stand against China messaging ban with cute merch

The Japanese messaging app Line may be blocked in China, but it's still raking in cash from merchandise based on its cartoon characters at a huge mall in Beijing.

By August 14, 2014

Article

How the 'most hated person in SF' learned tech's limits (Q&A)

Brian Mayer, creator of controversial service ReservationHop, learned what it's like to have a tech creation reviled by the masses. Now, he intends to make things right.

By July 14, 2014

Article

Parking space app shuts down in San Francisco

Controversial startup MonkeyParking has halted operations in San Francisco after a cease-and-desist letter from the City Attorney's Office.

By July 10, 2014

Article

BlackBerry Passport phone on tap for September launch

BlackBerry CEO John Chen leaks news of a new BlackBerry device that is set to launch in September at an event in London.

By June 19, 2014

Article

Monetization on steroids: Facebook's $100 experiment

If the United States Treasury can play around with the idea of minting a $1 trillion coin, can Facebook charge $100 to message its co-founder?

By January 11, 2013