Linus on Unfair Advantage – Arctic startup podcast

I made an interview with Arctic Startups podcast Unfair Advantage yesterday. Talking about, investment, partners, podcasts, future and the past. All the great stuff you want to know about us, except the color of our socks. And yes they also added Flattr support to their podcasts in Instacast for all you people using that awesome … Continue reading Linus on Unfair Advantage – Arctic startup podcast

Turn ad blockers into supporters – lesson from AlternativeTo

Ad blockers are a blessing for web surfers and a curse to website owners as it cuts down their ability to earn money from visitors taking advantage of their (hopefully) great content. AlternativeTo has found a very intriguing solution to this problem. AlternativeTo is a website that offers good advice on software - if you’re … Continue reading Turn ad blockers into supporters – lesson from AlternativeTo

What’s hidden in our newsletter header picture?

Yesterday I sent out our monthly newsletter that featured a header picture made up of a lot of logos, one scantily clad lady, one cute panda, and a gang of politicians wearing the Anonymous mask. 10 points if you recognized all of these from our catalog. If you didn’t and you’re curious then here’s the … Continue reading What’s hidden in our newsletter header picture?

The future of music, and the best of 2011

In 2011, the world continued to see a lot of conflicts around copyright and intellectual property. With the Internet, humanity has made an incredible leap in ability to share information and art. It hurts me to see so much energy wasted on trying to stop this. I envision a future where music and technology can … Continue reading The future of music, and the best of 2011

Successful Podcasts in 2011

The new year is getting close and closer. This is the most list intense time of the year and podcasts are very popular here on Flattr. Personally I believe it's all about that the connection between a podcaster and their listeners is more intense, personal and direct, than most other relationships (like blogger/reader, photographer/viewer). So … Continue reading Successful Podcasts in 2011