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Adding Bitcoin support

Apparently the great community around Bitcoins wants us to add Bitcoin funding, the nagging has sometimes been skilled like that of an old lady. As you asked for it. You got it! We are happy to tell you that you can … Continue reading

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Introducing Fleddit – Flattr, Reddit mashup!

Before I start this post I would just like to officially say that Flattr has a really outstanding community of developers that we are so happy to work with.  This list includes the awesome folks behind the Flattr IOS Manager App, Superfav, … Continue reading

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Adding support for YouTube

Creators are uploading 72 hours of video to YouTube every minute of the day. much of it is what make the internet valuable for us all to use. Now you can easily show real appreciation to all creators on YouTube. … Continue reading

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Twitter is forcing us to drop users ability to flattr creators by favoriting their tweets

We think that we’ve created a beautiful way to support creators by checking what you favorited on Twitter and letting you send a flattr to the writer of a tweet. Twitter did not. So we are extremely sad to announce … Continue reading

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FiveYearItch gives new clients $200 to flattr

FiveYearItch.com is a platform for developers seeking a new job. They matches what it would take to make you leave your job with employers who can promise to meet your requirements. Brilliant. And they just come up with another really … Continue reading

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We are closing down the donation button

To make the use case for Flattr more straight forward and easier for everybody to undersand we’ve decided to stop letting our users receive single donations. Starting today we will take away the “donate” button option on user profiles and … Continue reading

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Launching new Flattr – Add money to your likes

We’ve made it easier than ever to support creators. Now you can give and receive microdonations directly on services you use. Connect your Flattr account to Twitter, Instagram, Soundcloud, Github etc and just “favorite”, “like” or “star” to flattr content you appreciate. … Continue reading

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TPB AFK and why I started Flattr

Last Friday the documentary about The Pirate Bay premiered at the Berlin Film Festival and on the internet respectively. It’s an incredible success with over 1 million views on Youtube and lot’s of seeds on TPB in only four days. I’m … Continue reading

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Easy to support podcasters with gpodder.net

We love when services integrate with Flattr. This weekend it happened again when the Austrian podcasting service gpodder.net enable podcasters and listeners to connect with us. gpodder.net is a free podcasting webservice that connects podcast-clients. It lets users manage podcast subscriptions via the web and … Continue reading

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2012 in review, it’s been a good year

2012 has been a year of heavy developments at Flattr. Among some things we introduced connections to make it easier to become flattrable, announced a revenue sharing program for partner sites and integrated with the music streaming service Grooveshark. On … Continue reading

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