Posts Tagged ‘Canvas’

Canvas Officially Launches Amid Much Hoopla

The main difference between 4chan and Canvas is the latter is exclusively dedicated to meme creation via photosharing. It’s a certified meme-factory in all but name. For months now, Chris Poole has been circulating in various news outlets as he prepped his new darling for ultimate release. The good news is Canvas has just hatched [...]

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Canvas Nets $3M Funding In New Round

It’s great to be Moot right now. By Moot of course, is meant Christopher Poole, the strapping young lad behind hacker haven and anime trove 4chan. But 4chan isn’t the only thing in Moot’s plate these days.  Since landing a spot in Lerer Ventures as some sort of adviser, Christopher/Moot wasted no time launching Canvas. [...]

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Even At Closed Invitation Only Beta, Canvas Is Pretty Weird

Canvas is a weird place. It works by allowing users to doodle around with an uploaded image. It’s equal parts colossal waste of time and all-consuming passion. This seems to be the talent of Christopher Poole, whose cult discussion board 4Chan started as an anime haven that became the spawning ground of lolcats and rickrolls. [...]

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