The MicroISV Digest

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The MicroISV Digest for the week ending November 30th, 2009. (With 2010 just one month away, I need your feedback on what – and whether – the MicroISV Digest should be. Please comment on this post what you’d like to see it cover more, less or differently. And apologies for missing last week – by […]

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Martin Kleppmann’s Go Test It makes the finish line.

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About 2 hours ago Martin Kleppmann announced that Red Gate Software is acquiring his startup, Go Test It, for an undisclosed amount. Go Test It is an automated cross browser functional testing service. Here’s the details of the acquisition and Martin’s good-to-read reflection on it. It’s always good to see someone in the startup/microISV world […]

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Having a nice weekend off? Google’s moving your Customers.

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While you were sitting down to Thanksgiving dinner, Google was changing how and even if customers will find your software. Since There Is No News(bloggers, reporters) Thanksgiving weekend, the firestorm will start officially Monday. Here’s how Google rocked your world by adding one little command to their results page for some users : + Show […]

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Startups.com: Your Business. Your Questions.

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By Fred Imparatta Community Manager, Startups.com Startups.com There are 450,000 people who take the plunge into small-business ownership every year. Chances are, they’ll need someone to help them answer their business questions. That’s where Startups.com comes in. In Startups.com, business owners (both big and small), can ask their business questions, which will be answered by […]

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The MicroISV Digest

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The MicroISV Digest for the week ending November 16th, 2009. (If you have an announcement of interest to your fellow microISV, indies or startups, please email me at bob.walsh@47hats.com with the word digest in the subject.) News and Announcements Jacob Gorban, Apparent Software, has launched Cashculator – the Mac way to track your cash flow. […]

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A new forum for startup questions: Answers OnStartups

By: Jason Cohen Founder, Smart Bear Software A Smart Bear If you’re like me… I hate that phrase. What if I’m not like you? What if I don’t want to be like you? What if I’m exactly like you but with a better haircut? So forget whether you’re like me, but see if any of […]

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MicroISV Digest returns next week

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Hi all – I’m attending the Business of Software Conference in San Francisco – meeting some great people and listening to speakers who are offering some really good ideas and advice I’ll be posting about here for the next month easily. But it’s pretty all consuming, so the MicroISV Digest will be back next week. […]

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A tale of disappointment, betrayal and ultimate vindication.

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I was going to hold this for the next MicroISV Digest, but it’s too good to let sit. It’s an engrossing story of how one man on a nearly impossible quest, betrayed by feckless promises made by huge companies, fights through adversity, never giving up, and ultimately succeeds. No, I’m not talking about the latest […]

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The MicroISV Digest

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The MicroISV Digest for the week ending November 2nd, 2009. (If you have an announcement of interest to your fellow microISV, indies or startups, please email me at bob.walsh@47hats.com with the word digest in the subject.) News and Announcements Nick Koranda, MeMo, is looking for feedback on their redesigned web site for their text message […]

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The MicroISV Digest

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The MicroISV Digest for the [several weeks] ending October 26th, 2009. (If you have an announcement of interest to your fellow microISV, indies or startups, please email me at bob.walsh@47hats.com with the word digest in the subject.) News and Announcements Apologies are in order. My apologies for not getting the last 3 issues of the […]

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