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I am Negan. I am Indeed a Smarty Pants.

AMC’s The Walking Dead just wrapped up Season 7 and what a season it was! Although this season’s overall viewership saw a slight decline, Negan, our new favorite villain, gave fans plenty to cheer about. Characters, costumes, and props have a key role in why fans love a show. Negan’s leather jacket, menacing baseball bat, and… Read More

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Who Owns The Future Of Design?

(This article was co-written by Marcus Moore and Janki Gause.) On February 24, 2017, Source3 was invited to join A/D/O Designer-in-Residence and industrial designer, Stephen Burks with Ginvile Ramanauskite from 3D design platform CGTtrader in a panel discussion. The discussion took place at A/D/O, a BMW MINI sponsored creative space located in Greenpoint, Brooklyn dedicated… Read More

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Follow-Up

Currently on its fourth week at the Box Office, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is estimated to gross over $470m in domestic ticket sales alone. Needless to say, the latest installment of the beloved Star Wars franchise is a massive hit amongst movie goers. Last month, the Source3 data team looked at how the… Read More

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Rogue One and its impact on User-Generated Products

Reminder: A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, the Source3 team explored Star Wars’ ownership history and discovered some amazing Star Wars fan-made goods. With Rogue One: A Star Wars Story making its theatrical debut this week, let’s take a novel approach to “reviewing” the movie. Below, we predict which characters will generate… Read More

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Recognizing Branded IP In Online Marketplaces: A New Offering From Source3

The world is full of creative uses of branded IP. We set out to recognize, organize, and analyze them. There is a vast and fast expanding market in products created not by established brands or their licensees, but by individual sellers and makers.  The exploding handmade/craft market is the most obvious genre of these products… Read More

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User-Generated Content Creates Value for Brands and Content Owners

User-Generated Content (UGC) often acts as social and cultural currency that reflects a loyal fan community and may provide valuable information to brands. Economists have long embraced the Pareto Principle which states that 80% of spending is made by 20% of the consumers. Thus, implying that a brand makes most of their revenue through a devoted… Read More

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Summers At Source3

In June, Source3 welcomed Ali, Maliha, and Austin to our team. During their time at Source3, they truly became integral members of our team. Whether researching, attending meetings, or taking office field trips to Grand Central Station, our summer interns received a crash course in the Source3 lifestyle. Sadly, as the summer comes to an… Read More

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Data Nerds: The New Cool Kids

Data can mean very different things to different companies. Analyzing data may seem dry, but at Source3 data analysis of unique user-created products can find unexpected trends in intellectual property. Thankfully, our very own Andres Palmiter, Director of Operations at Source3, and former Creative Strategist at Youtube, is here to shed some light on the… Read More

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Three Days at TechCrunch Disrupt NY!

Last week, Source3 attended TechCrunch Disrupt NY as a guest of the Microsoft Aggregator group in Startup Alley. This was a great opportunity for our company that came from being part of Grand Central Tech and all the great support they give us. Unlike most attending exhibitors who only had one day, we were there… Read More

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Source3 Joins the Microsoft 3MF Consortium to help create a better 3D printing standard

Over the past couple weeks, we’ve had the chance to join a number of associations that we are deeply passionate about as a company. The Microsoft 3MF Consortium is one in particular that we are particularly excited about engaging over the next couple years as things develop. For those not familiar with the association, “3MF Consortium,… Read More

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