Remember Color?  I do.  I remember it getting $41m in VC cash for what I though was a pretty weak idea.  Then I tried it.  And I was really puzzled.  This seem more like a simple 20k app that really does not need more then 500k to launch.. and all in all, it was just… Read More


I am no stranger to apps that collect an obscene amount of information, but after reading this  post from Computer World titled ‘Snooping: It’s not a crime, it’s a feature‘, this is too much. The article highlights apps like Color and Shopkick that access the microphone in your phone to listen to ‘noise’ around you… Read More


Mobile startup Color had one of the most spectacular launches in recent months — and not necessarily in a good way. Because of its lineup of co-founders (including chief executive Bill Nguyen, who previously founded music service Lala) and its ma…… Read More