Monthly Archives: December 2007

How is The Brownbook different?

There are plenty of yellow pages, phone book and business directory web sites around the world, most of which have online offerings eg Yell, Sensis, Superpages… They all have a model where they employ a very expensive sales force, an … Continue reading

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Business directories in fast-developing regions

All of us in western countries are used to having business directories at our fingertips, but in some world regions thats just not the case. Why is this? Well, in developed regions there has long been an economic incentive for … Continue reading

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Well, here we are

Well, hello, and here we are. After almost 9 months in development The Brownbook is live beta stage. We’ll be telling a few close people about it over the next few days, just to get some early feedback so we … Continue reading

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Are you a superstar newtech startup CFO?

BrownBook is currently recruiting for a superstar startup CFO. We have a killer idea, a killer busines plan, the software is developed and its

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Facebook platform/API developers

We on the lookout for a smart, edgy and switched-on Facebook Platform/API developer. Can you work with us to develop the BrownBook Facebook app? Do you have what it takes to work to tight deadlines and create a fantastic

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Mobile UI design and development

Do you have experience of developing mobile user interfaces for web apps? Do you know the technology, plus understand what works well for

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What the hell is The Brownbook?

We built Brownbook because we believe that peer-production has the potential to trump centralized production every time. The business directory industry (most people call it ‘yellow pages’, though

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