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August 12, 2011 | admin

IPP Developers Win $100,000 at Intuit Apps Showcase

What amazing day yesterday…the IPP team had a blast and all of the developers of the 30 apps that made the finals delivered awesome demos during the day. Here's the official Intuit press release announcing the 4 winners – Corelytics, Bill.com, Postcard….. Read more

August 11, 2011 | Annie Terry

Live Blog from the Intuit App Showcase (The Finale)

We're back!  The judges have deliberated.  Hula dancers and drummers are on stage now warming up the crowd.  There's definitely a lot of energy in the room as folks snack and mingle but there's no disguising that there's $100,000 up for grabs in minutes. The VCs have taken to the….. Read more

August 11, 2011 | Annie Terry

Live Blog from the Intuit App Showcase (Part VI)

Profitably takes the stage to kick off the final wave of three demos.  Profitably positions themselves as a new generation of business modeling and forecasting tools.  They contrast all of the passion and energy of starting a business, describing it as a driving force of nature, with slogging through Excel….. Read more

August 11, 2011 | Annie Terry

Live Blog from the Intuit App Showcase (Part V)

We're still at it, folks! BotBill takes the stage.  This app is focused on automatic invoicing, electronic payments, and late payment follow up.  In about 30 seconds, they demonstrated how you can receive and pay for an invoice, send invoice, charge credit card, send receipt, send email confirmation, and write….. Read more

August 11, 2011 | Annie Terry

Live Blog from the Intuit App Showcase (Part IV)

Bill.com leads off the next wave of presentations.  Bill.com saves their customer 75% of the time it takes to pay their bills and they get paid two to three times faster.  Who wouldn't want that?  This app is a comprehensive portal that helps business managers manage their receivables and payments. ….. Read more

August 11, 2011 | Annie Terry

Live Blog from the Intuit App Showcase (Part III)

"3 – 2 – 1 Showcase that App!"  That's our mantra for today and the way we introduce each app team.  Here comes the next wave! Full Slate is getting us started this afternoon and introducing us to their appoinment app.  Full Slate allows clients of small business to go….. Read more

August 11, 2011 | Annie Terry

Live Blog from the Intuit App Showcase (Part II)

And we're back . . . FrequencySupport is on stage, promising easy online help desk solution for small business.  Since the app is integrated with QuickBooks, you can see a customer's purchase history with company.  It's as easy to use as email with its one-screen design.  You can just sit….. Read more

August 11, 2011 | Annie Terry

Live Blog from the Intuit App Showcase

We're in San Francisco today for the Intuit App Showcase and we'll be live blogging all day.  There are 30 talented developers here to pitch their apps that solve small business challenges to group of VCs.  At the end of the day, we'll award $100,000 in prize money to three….. Read more

August 10, 2011 | admin

Partnerships, IPP + Windows Azure

When we started the Intuit Partner Platform, we had a pretty simple vision: To delight Small Businesses with an ecosystem of applications that solve lots of needs and work extremely well together. We set out to build a platform that would enable us to work with our partners….. Read more