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Elevator Pitch: ‘Hoppit’ Helps You Pick Bars and Restaurants That Fit Your Style

In this episode of “Elevator Pitch,” Alan Meckler speaks with Steve Dziedzic about his social app ‘Hoppit.’ And when we say social app, we’re not talking the 140 characters or less kind.

“Hoppit” is an ambiance search engine that serves up restaurants and bars based on their atmosphere. Watch and see if “Hoppit” can help Alan find the perfect bar or romantic restaurant.

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Elevator Pitch: TwoChop Makes Web Content Into a Game

In this episode of Elevator Pitch, host Alan Meckler meets with TwoChop founder Mo Lam and AppAddictive CEO Mike Onghai about their gamification venture, Two Chop. If you run a blog or other content-oriented website containing text, music or images, TwoChop can take that content and turn it into a game.

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Elevator Pitch: TwoChop Turns Website Content Into Games

In this episode of Elevator Pitch, host Alan Meckler meets with TwoChop founder Mo Lam and AppAddictive CEO Mike Onghai about their gamification venture, TwoChop. If you run a blog or other content oriented website containing text, music, or images, TwoChop can take the content and turn it into a game.

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