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Giphy is the best way to search, share, and discover GIFs on the Internet. Similar to the way other search engines work, the majority of our content comes from indexing based on the best and most popular GIFs and search terms across the web. We organize all those GIFs so you can find the good content easier and share it out through your social channels. We also feature some of our favorite GIF artists and work with brands to create and promote their original GIF content. Giphy accounts are free and let you save all of your uploaded and favorited GIFs to one easy-to-find place. Giphy GIFs also play on Facebook and Twitter. We can even get them onto Instagram! To create an account, visit (If you're a brand and would like to create an official brand account i.e., please visit to get in touch). Read more
Jianshu is a website and mobile application that allows users to read and write Chinese and English versions of books Read more
The company has developed dating sites network. Read more
Find out where to watch movies and tv shows legally online with JustWatch. The streaming search engine. Read more
Our goal at Evernote is to help the world remember everything, communicate effectively and get things done. From saving thoughts and ideas to preserving experiences to working efficiently with others, Evernote’s collection of apps make it easy to stay organized and productive.  Read more
Viki, a play on the words video and wiki, is the global TV site where millions of people discover, watch and subtitle global primetime shows and movies in more than 200 languages. Together with its fans, Viki removes the language and cultural barriers that stand between great entertainment and fans everywhere. Viki is part of the Rakuten Group of companies, which includes Viber, eBates, Lyft and more, reaching a global audience of nearly 1 billion users. Read more
With Pandora you can explore this vast trove of music to your heart's content. Just drop the name of one of your favorite songs, artists or genres into Pandora and let the Music Genome Project go. It will quickly scan its entire world of analyzed music, almost a century of popular recordings - new and old, well known and completely obscure - to find songs with interesting musical similarities to your choice.  Read more
"Our mission is to help people recognize and engage with the world around them" Shazam is a mobile app that recognizes music and TV around you. It is the best way to discover, explore and share the music and TV you love. Shazam connects more than 500 million people. It took us 10 years to reach 1 billion tags, 10 months to reach 2 billion, 3 months to go from 10 to 12 billion... It's an amazing app, available now in the Apple, Android and Windows stores. And we're always looking for new and innovative ways to delight our users. Read more
trakt is like for TV. It keeps track of everything you watch on your HTPC. Tracking is automatic, so no need to manually check-in. We call that scrobbling. Users can view their visualized TV analytics on our website and interact with trakt in different ways using one of the many third-party applications developed by the community.  Read more
Pratilipi is a language storytelling platform that brings readers, writers, and their stories together. Read more
Stan is an Australian streaming company which offers subscription to unlimited viewing of selected movies and TV shows. Read more
Stitcher Stream the latest in news, sports, talk, and entertainment radio anywhere, on demand. Stitcher is the easiest way to discover the best of over 40,000+ radio shows, live radio stations and podcasts. Read more
Restream is the platform to simulcast and analyze live video to multiple destinations globally. Read more
Video streaming service with an office in Zaporizhia, in 2017 acquired by Vimeo. It was the largest acquisition in the history of Vimeo. Read more
Video review and collaboration, solved. Privately upload, review, and share video with your entire team, anywhere in the world. Read more
Reelgood provides a complete guide to online streaming content. Read more
With alugha it becomes very easy to transform your video into a multilingual video. With an all in one place solution for transcribing, creating subtitles, translate and dub videos within every modern browser it is as easy as never before. You can invite anyone also with just a smartphone to join the project for just a specific language. With a global CDN Network, unlimited object storage a state-of-the-art html5 video player and 10,000 of multilingual videos which most is about free education and edutainment you will find the best place to position yourself and your videos to a highly interested community. Read more
The online studio gives you the ability to record, edit and collaborate on any device, anywhere you go—so you can create a track whenever you feel inspired! Even better, all of your projects are stored online in the cloud. Read more
Bolde is a platform for single women for the purpose of expressing themselves about dating and relationships. Read more
An audio streaming service accessible via its web site and iOS and Android apps. Read more
An online streaming platform for users. Read more
Founded in November of 2014 and based in Beyoglu/Istanbul, ‘iyisahne’ is a trusted community marketplace for people to list, discover, and book art/performance related professionals for any kind of event around Turkey — online or from a mobile phone (a mobile application will be launched soon). With most preferred and experienced performers, ‘iyisahne’ offers an easy way to book local entertainment and services for any type of event. Whether an orchestra or a photographer for a wedding, a clown or a magician for a birthday, a trio, a string quartet or a DJ for a corporate event, ‘iyisahne’ connects people to the performers for unique experiences in their special events, at any price point for the first time in Turkey. Read more
iFlix offers both free and paid video-on-demand (VOD) subscriptions. Users can access a huge selection of TV shows and movies from around the globe. Read more
Mdundo allows users to download african music to their phones. The music can be downloaded to any internet enable phone (local reach), The music can be paid for with local mobile money payment methods (local payment). Local artists can sign up and upload their music to the platform (local music). East Africa’s first free legal music download platform. With more than 5000 Kenyan songs from Kenya’s top artists. A big catalogue of Free Kenyan music with a share of Premium music - which requires a monthly subscription fee. Fighting piracy and paying content creators fair and transparent royalties. Read more
A ticket sales operator for live entertainment events (performances, concerts, festivals, sports, etc.). Read more
TVF Play is a youth focussed premium content platform of India Read more
The team behind Tappytoon, premier digital-first comics platform & daily destination for 3+ Million readers worldwide. English/French/German Read more
Perlego is an unlimited eBook subscription service for academic and professional content. Read more
SoundBetter is the leading marketplace for music production. Connecting 3M recording musicians worldwide with post production professionals - mixing engineers, mastering engineers etc. Thousands of professional music producers, Grammy Award winning audio engineers and hit-making session musicians on SoundBetter get thousands of leads for work every month and provide services to the large market of home-recording musicians. SoundBetter provides a much needed destination site for musicians to connect with skilled freelancers and for music production professionals to market themselves and get work. Tackling a huge and booming yet previously totally fragmented market. Indie musicians worldwide find and hire the right music production professionals on SoundBetter based on specialties, reviews, credits, location, genre, budget and sound samples.  Read more
Soundstripe is a firm creating and providing top quality music and sound effects to digital creators. Read more
Castbox is a global podcast platform that enables anyone to easily find, access, create and enjoy spoken audio content. Read more
Huaben Xiaoshuo is a books & literature and novel publishing platform. Read more
Vårt mål er å bli det stedet folk oppsøker når de ønsker å finne en ny fastlege, spesialistlege, tannlege, kiropraktor eller andre behandlere i helse-Norge. Og, kanskje like viktig, det stedet folk oppsøker når de ønsker å fortelle om hvor fornøyde, eller misfornøyde, de er med en lege eller annen behandler. Read more
Comprehensive production music resource comprising over 70,000 tracks bypassing costs & hassles traditionally associated with licensing high quality music for use in film, television or video 100% owned subsidiaries in UK, USA, Canada, Holland and Germany and JV in Australia provide local support to local broadcasters and to regular professional users & online delivery of music worldwide to corporate, home/student filmmakers Catalogue continues to grow at over 1,000 new tracks per month Read more
4Fun is a short video app targeting the Indian market. Read more
Poptop helps event planners find and book the best matching event suppliers directly. Read more
FilmDoo is a video-on-demand (VOD) platform focused on helping people to discover and watch great international (i.e. non-Hollywood) films. Unlike other VOD platforms, FilmDoo focuses on building a thriving film community to drive recommendations empowering users to express an interest in bring a film to their region, disrupting the way film distribution currently works. FilmDoo makes it easier, fun and engaging for people to discover films they would otherwise not hear about. Read more
A ticket sales and distribution company. Read more
WriterDuet is a real-time collaborative screenwriting tool. Read more
Sonarworks started off in 2012 when two music lovers met a scientist. A perfect storm of acoustic know-how and passion for good sound became the software that's currently transforming sound monitoring. Read more
Ausha is a podcast hosting platform. Read more
Clyp is a community where musicians can upload, share and collaborate on the songs they're creating. Read more
Soundslice sells animated sheet music and associated software. Amateur guitarists rely on a notation called guitar tablature ("tabs") to learn new songs. But this format is horrible to learn from on its own; you end up having to listen to the song just to get a sense of how to play it. Soundslice solves that pain point by marrying tabs with a real recording. On, you can create and view these animated tabs for any YouTube video. We also sell high-quality tabs for indie artists, and we license our technology to music-education companies.  Read more
A safe place where people buy and sell e-tickets. Read more
Sofar Sounds is a movement of secret gigs, taking place in over 40 cities at a gig a day somewhere around the world - putting the magic back into live music. First started in 2011 as a reaction to the disappointing London gig circuit, Sofar has since played host to over 2,000 emerging artists playing intimate, stripped back sets to quiet and respectful invite only audiences in living rooms the world over. Thousands of people apply to attend a Sofar show every month. In answer to this, Sofar is now rolling out a program of all-day events in 12+ of our most popular cities, ‘Sofar+ Festivals’. All in amazing derelict urban spaces, converted into huge living rooms. This comes hand in hand with forthcomings tours, compilation releases and much much more. We are, in short, a global community of fans, artists and music professionals - fast on the way to becoming a global brand.  Read more
JoyTunes is bringing music learning into every single household around the world, whether it’s piano, guitar, sax, singing, or any other instrument. To do so, we use cutting-edge technology to empower millions worldwide to fulfill their musical dreams. Read more
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