An Interview With Publisher Josh Karp On His Media Funding Solution, Kumbuya [TCTV]

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http://techcrunch.com – Josh Karp is an idealist. His last venture, the Printed Blog, is a charming, sometimes beautiful example of what can happen when you connect the immediacy of the web with the permanence of print. Now, however, he’s trying to make the bloggers he works with a little money. Kumbuya is a community transaction system. Users can create tribes based on their blogs or specific topics (here’s one I built on watches). You can then invite your readers to your tribe and, by submitting a request to you, the tribe leader, they can sell items on the feed. Think of it as Pinterest with stuff you (IT news)