Peter Kafka

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Crowdsourced Video Ad Startup Tongal Raises $15 Million

Tongal, a startup that uses crowdsourcing to create video ads, has raised $15 million from Insight Venture Partners. The five-year-old company, whose clients include Lego, P&G and McDonalds, says it has distributed $3 million to contributors to date, and says revenue grew 400 percent last year.


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I think the NSA has a job to do and we need the NSA. But as (physicist) Robert Oppenheimer said, “When you see something that is technically sweet, you go ahead and do it and argue about what to do about it only after you’ve had your technical success. That is the way it was with the atomic bomb.”

— Phil Zimmerman, PGP inventor and Silent Circle co-founder, in an interview with Om Malik