Saturday, October 27, 2007

Pay Up, Kid, or Your Igloo Melts - haha

Good article in NYTimes by MIREYA NAVARRO - perhaps the best online newspaper in the world - on kid-focused social networking sites. Funny title too!

The Goods on FlowPlay - at Last!

TechCrunch has a vid on Flowplay (the Seattle start-up by Ex-Real Networks Exec Derrick Morton). Nice graphics and polished teen-avatar concepts - still waiting on more info to see if there is anything unique and innovative and how it will differentiate. see.

Apaja's Innovative Global Payment Network

Playray ( is a cool avatar based social gaming site produced by Apaja ( of Finland. They have an extensive payment network consisting on online, card and telco payment methods with an impressively user-friendly payment page display. They just announced a large strategic co-operation with Lycos: