Colleges have required essays for a long time, but this business school is asking applicants to submit four slides. The dean for admissions says: “”To me, this is just four pieces of blank paper. You do what you want. It can be a presentation. It can be poetry. It … Read More..
For the last several months, we’ve been toiling away on a really ambitious project. Our goal : the integration of web audio with slideshows.
Today we’re psyched to introduce a new multimedia format that we hope will revolutionize the way knowledge is shared on the web. We call it “SlideCasting”… Read More..
This is based on inputs our users have given us. One common feedback was that our homepage did not afford any personalisation. We have tried to address this issue by having a feed called “My News” on the homepage (in place of the static content). The feed shows the recent … Read More..
So you have heard of Karaoke – when you sing along to the soundtrack of pop songs. The idea behind PowerPoint Karaoke is similar. Presenters present, but to other people’s slides. But it’s a little harder than karaoke, because the slides are randomly chosen! Go here for a great writeup… Read More..
Brent Leary and Michael Thomas from Technology for Business Sake podcast series recently recorded an interview with me. We talked about a bunch of topics, about how to get content on the web easily with SlideShare, how small businesses can use SlideShare to keep their sites updated, about some … Read More..
I am excited to announce that Guy Kawasaki, Hal Varian and Ross Mayfield are joining the SlideShare Board of Advisors. All three of them have been informally associated with SlideShare for a little while. We are glad to make this association official and would like to welcome them into … Read More..
We are happy to announce the release of the SlideShare APIs for the developer community. Ever since we launched, we have been constantly receiving queries about our APIs. The wait is now over!. Nothing stops you now from building that cool SlideShare mashup that you have been lusting for. The … Read More..
We are excited to announce that SlideShare is now available on FaceBook. We just pulled the trigger on the launch a few minutes back. With this, millions of Facebook users will get access to the world’s biggest community for sharing presentations.
While the Facebook application is not an exact … Read More..