Episode 24 notes:
Crackle is the latest incarnation of Grouper, a Web site that began as a way for people to share music, photos and videos with friends. It transformed itself into a YouTube clone and was bought last August by Sony Pictures Entertainment for $65 million. At the time, Sony said Grouper would be focused mainly on user-created video, which it hoped would spur the use of its home video equipment.
VentureBeat coverage of Crackle
Mashable coverage of Crackle
They say, any exit is a good exit. So from that perspective the investors of Yipes, a managed Ethernet services provider based in San Francisco must be feeling really good. They invested $100 million in the new Yipes, a company with a tumultuous history, and were rewarded when Reliance Communications of India acquired it for $300 million this morning.
However, if you are into the Google street view option, then streetviewr is for you. They have over 400 interesting camera finds including:
* Half the house is gone!
* Dude wants a ticket
* I need to check her out again