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Andy Kaufman

The Stats Behind 2012 Election Night’s Visual Story

2012 Election Night marked the arrival of Instagram as a of mass-scale photo reporting tool as citizens shared their experience through photos posted on the service, giving us fascinating visual insight into the process. In order to harness this explosion in citizen journalism, NBC News used a site that we powered called ElectionGrams to collect Read more

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Andy Kaufman

Announcing Avatars.io – A Hosted User Avatar Service for your Apps and Sites

When we launched Chute, we were overwhelmed by the number of developers who were looking to implement their own custom avatars on our service. After researching solutions for this problem, it was clear that a lot of time was being spent solving this problem over and over again. We decided to build Avatars.io to help Read more

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Chris Hermanowicz

Distributed teams? Chute co-founder discusses at International Startup Festival

Our co-founder Gregarious Narain spoke at the International Startup Festival in Montreal this week. His presentation on distributed teams is embedded below. Check it out! Out of Sight, Peace of Mind from getchute Learn more here and read about the Festival. See what you missed in the photo gallery below: [slidechute id="1534" hide_from_index="false"] See more Read more

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Chris Hermanowicz

A Sneak Peek at Avatars.io

We’ve been hard at work on a new hosted user avatar service called Avatars.io and we wanted to give developers a sneak peek. Avatars.io will make it easy to add avatars to your apps and sites. Check out Avatars.io — we hope you like it!   Libraries for iOS, Android, Ruby, Node.js, PHP and Python Read more

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Chris Hermanowicz

Chute selected for Media Camp!

We’re excited to be one of six companies selected to join Media Camp’s inaugural class. Media Camp is Turner Broadcasting’s accelerator specifically focused on the media space. We are looking forward to working with Turner, the Media Camp team and our classmates! “The Media Camp crew originally set out to start the program with five Read more

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Chris Hermanowicz

Chute: Announcing Y-Combinator 2012

We’re excited to launch the official Chute blog with some great coverage of our not-so-secret launch. Chute has been hard at work, both as part of the Y Combinator Winter 2012 class and throughout the prior year, to build the leading mobile and web platform for photos and video. We’re obviously excited to be part Read more