Apple rejected Flattr… and it’s not the end

Hello, HackerNews, TechCrunch and TheNextWeb and everyone else! Flattr is a social micropayment service that allows content creators to tap into their fans and followers for financial support. It’s a Facebook Like button with real meaning ie. money on top. Read more about Flattr or sign up » Those following us on Twitter already know … Continue reading Apple rejected Flattr… and it’s not the end

Build & Analyze #78 inspired videocast – unclaimed flattrs, “bum cup” and more

This Tuesday morning all our team was busy listening to the latest episode of Build & Analyze, a popular podcast by Dan Benjamin and Marco Arment. Both are Flattr users but this was the first time they discussed various aspects of our service. After the initial buzz we realized that quite a few issues they … Continue reading Build & Analyze #78 inspired videocast – unclaimed flattrs, “bum cup” and more

Dailymotion opens up fan funding for film makers

The world’s 2nd largest video hosting site Dailymotion announced that it has integrated Flattr and is making fan support available for all participants of its MotionMakers program. To say that we’re excited about the partnership is an understatement. With over 100 million unique visitors clocking up 1.5 billion video views every month, and 20,000+ new … Continue reading Dailymotion opens up fan funding for film makers

Filter out the good stuff – new follow feature

Following someone on Flattr to easily see the stuff they like has been one of the most requested features from our users. Now you can do just that. Instead of writing about the feature Pelle recorded a quick screencast (below). Keep in mind it’s sort of beta feature, not entirely polished, missing a few features … Continue reading Filter out the good stuff – new follow feature

Instacast – the podcatcher that gives back

It takes an hour to listen to an average podcast show. It takes much more than that to prepare and research, record, edit and upload an episode. So it’s no wonder that people want to flattr the shows they enjoy. Two months ago the team behind Instacast podcatcher (podcast browsing and listening app) integrated Flattr … Continue reading Instacast – the podcatcher that gives back

Fans decide the fate of €3000… with their flattrs

This weekend 2300 fans of StarCraft attending DreamHack EIZO Open in Stockholm will decide the fate of €1000 fan award and another €2000 with flattr clicks voting for their favorite player. Factsheet of the DreamHack Stockholm event: Tournament: StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty Venue: Ericsson Globe Annexet Date: 21-22 April Opens: 10.00 CET, 21st of … Continue reading Fans decide the fate of €3000… with their flattrs

You told us: Which mobile apps need Flattr integration

3 days ago we revealed in our Twitter stream (you should follow us!) that 10% of all flattr.com website visits are made from mobile devices and asked for your recommendations which mobile apps desperately need Flattr integration. Here’s what you told us. [View the story "Which mobile apps need Flattr integration?" on Storify]Which mobile apps … Continue reading You told us: Which mobile apps need Flattr integration