Wednesday, February 27, 2008 - Bücher kaufen und verkaufen

Bücher kaufen und verkaufen - Direkt an deiner Uni! - Bookya: "Bei Bookya können Studierende lokal, direkt an der Uni, Bücher untereinander kaufen verkaufen sowie neue Bücher portofrei bestellen."

Game Board | CouchTycoon

here a screenshot of our old style;) just if you miss it!

Tuesday, February 19, 2008 - a killerstartups-find

Mr. Idle´s latest find is "go4funding" as they are advertising on And so he thought this could be another competitor of CouchTycoon. But after a short view on their website he´s repacified! is a platform to bring entrepreneurs, business owners and investors (angel investors and venture capitalists) closer together. The site is strictly intended for existing business owners and entrepreneurs to post their capital needs. Investors can browse through various investment opportunities as well.

just one more ad-financed bullsh..

Monday, February 18, 2008 - competitor or friend of couchtycoon?

On Mr. Idle just took notice of! He doesn´t know if this could become a serious competitor of his so far, but he also likes it ;)

younoodle in their own words:

"YouNoodle helps people and groups that are interested in startups and innovation do what they do better. We provide business competition, event, networking and mailing list functionality for real-world groups that support startup communities. For investors, we're building technology to help inform their decisions."

CouchTycoon launches version 0.2!

Today Mr. Idle is glad to be able to open CouchTycoon to more beta-testers!
After six weeks of hard work, now CouchTycoon 0.2 is ready to be used. Mr. Idle allows a few more beta-testers now to check the site. Now CouchTycoons are able to submit their own ventures and to promote them in a completely new design.

Please let him know what you are missing and what you like!
Good luck with your micro investments on the "CouchTycoon P2P Venture Market"!

Who Bought

"Who Bought Rupture?"

...Michael Arrington from Techcrunch was asking. Well Mr. Idle can just announce, that it wasn´t him, who acquired