Sunday, March 19, 2006
Two local media articles on ClickCaster
Ahh the local media.
The Boulder Daily Camera did a story on our company, ClickCaster, at:
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And the Boulder Country Business Report did one as well at:
Now, I know this is local media (a daily newspaper for a town of 100K people and a business weekly for a county of about 300K people) but for little guys like us, it's like when Springsteen got himself on the cover of both Newsweek and Time in the same week. Pretty cool.
The odd thing is, this was completely random. A Meme thing. We've told both of them about us (some time ago actually) and, for some reason, they both decided to do a story within a couple of days of each other.
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