Twitter has broken off negotiations with DataSift over access to its "firehose" of data. It's another milestone in the closing up of a once open platform.
With the advent of 99designs and crowdSPRING, the crowdsourcing of creative services such as design is already established. Start-ups which are notoriously short on time and money should definitely consider crowdsourcing their basic design needs like logo or even their name. At least that’s what Eva Missling thinks,…