Liz Gannes

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From the Rubble of Google’s Slide Shutdown Comes Prizes.org Crowdsourcing Apps

Prizes.org, the sole product of Slide that Google is not shutting down, today released mobile apps for Android and iOS. Built by Slide’s China-based team, Prizes.org is a crowdsourced platform for contests with cash prizes that launched in August.


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Another gadget you don’t really need. Will not work once you get it home. New model out in 4 weeks. Battery life is too short to be of any use.

— From the fact sheet for a fake product entitled Useless Plasticbox 1.2 (an actual empty plastic box) placed in L.A.-area Best Buy stores by an artist called Plastic Jesus