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The Venture Junkie 
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I am The Venture Junkie.
I started this blog to highlight “under the radar” companies across the spectrum from early stage to mature,  that are solving strategic problems and making life better.
  

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Forward is trying to make you happier. There have been many studies on the effect of altruism and gratitude as it relates to happiness. Forward allows its users to give gifts to friends, such as a free cup of coffee or dessert, with no strings attached. It doesn’t cost the gifter anything either, rather businesses see gift-giving as a great source of word-of-mouth advertising and are happy to share their products in hopes of driving repeat customers...

Humor is magical – it’s therapeutic, it can be persuasive or zany, it brings people together – and now you can share your amazing moments virtually with all your friends through CliqBit. CliqBit is a new social network specifically designed for a creative and lighthearted audience. With teens leaving Facebook in droves for more niche and creative networks, CliqBit offers a unique and relevant platform for communication. And who couldn’t use more smiles in their life...
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Unfortunately and fortunately, not everyone can code like the master hackers of Google or Facebook. But Appcues is making it easier for non-coders to effectively manage their product’s user experience. Too often client facing personnel have to rely on developers to change the slightest aspect of marketing materials or a website. The product managers or salespeople often know the best way to position the product but do not have the technical skills to effectively convey this through code. To solve this problem Appcues...
Have you ever sipped on a tasteless, generic tea and wished for more? If so, Lost Tea is here to help. The company has brought rare, high quality teas from Yunnan Province in China to your doorstep. Tea is very important in much of Asia, as well as in the UK, but institutional knowledge of the beverage is severely lacking here in the US. Lost Tea hopes to bridge this gap by not only providing amazing products, but also by educating consumers on the health and cultural benefits of enjoying tea...
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