Scizzle News

Scizzle featured in Nature

September 3, 2014

Nature recently created a “toolbox hub” and covered the services that help researchers tame the flood of literature. Scizzle and its brilliant blogger, Sally Burn, were featured in the article.

Scizzle is a semi-finalist in TAG/VENTURE ATLANTA BUSINESS LAUNCH COMPETITION

March 4, 2014

The Technology Association of Georgia, Venture Atlanta, and the Metro Atlanta Chamber announced this month that Scizzle was one of the 18 companies selected as semifinalists for the 2014 Business Launch Competition. To learn more read the press release.

Love writing?

February 4,  2014

Scizzle is looking for grad students and post-docs who are passionate about communicating science, writing and sharing their advice on our successful blog and want to help us make it even better.

What’s required?

We are seeking someone who can:

  • Provide content on a bi-weekly basis
  • Cover interesting/ noteworthy papers in your field
  • Share your stories on social media
  • Write and contribute to posts on assigned topics

You have…

  • Excellent writing skills
  • The smarts
  • Sense of humor

About us:

Scizzle is a tool for scientists that like to stay on top of their science and find everything that matters to them in one place. We are a young startup so if you are interested in a meaningful, hands-on experience where your work will have a real impact on our success – contact us today at admin@myscizzle.com

 

Have you seen our new sizzling hot video?

January 30, 2014

Check out what’s all the Scizzle about!

 

Happy Holidays and New Year to Y’all!

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#ThatsWhereIScizzle Winners Announced

November 15,  2013

Congrats to Sally B., Patrice K. and Johanna V. for making it to our top 3 #ThatsWhereIScizzle competition!

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We’re Sizzling Hot

November 13,  2013

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Scizzle was featured in Life Technologies – Life in the Lab Fall issue – check us out on page 8.

#ThatsWhereIScizzle Competition Deadline Approaching!

October 23, 2013

The deadline for our #ThatsWhereIScizzle competition is October 31, 2013. Do you scizzle in the coolest (or hottest) place ever? Show us! You still have two weeks to submit for a chance to win $35 Amazon gift card.

You Talked – We Listened!

October 23, 2013

We heard you saying: “Gee…deleting articles is tedious” so we made it easier! The old “X” was replaced with a check-box. Now all you need to do is check all the articles you want to delete and, well…delete them.

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Stay Alert!

October 3, 2013

We know you are super busy and remembering to check your scizzling feeds is not always on your mind. As our goal in life is to make sure you stay on top you can now set up alerts for each of your feeds. 

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Setting alerts for existing feeds:

  1. Login 
  2. Go to “edit feeds”
  3. Click on “weekly” or “edit”
  4. Use the drop-down to choose the frequency of alerts.
  5. Save
  6. Sit and relax

Setting alerts for new feeds:
Just be sure to choose the frequency of email alerts under the “Notify me about new results”.

 

#ThatsWhereIScizzle Competition is Launched

August 29, 2013

This is how it works:

  1. Get your Scizzle magnet
  2. Find a metal surface
  3. Stick your Scizzle magnet on it
  4. Get your fancy phone (or camera) and take a picture. We highly encourage you to use some awesome filters, because everything looks better in “Amaro”
  5. Post the image directly to one (or more) of our social pages (see links above) or email us at admin@myscizzle.com
  6. Deadline for submission: October 31, 2013

Don’t forget to use #ThatsWhereIScizzle when posting!

The top 3 most cool, brilliant, amazing, beautiful, original pictures will get a $35 Amazon gift card.

The fine print:

  • You must be a Scizzle user to qualify.
  • Please, nothing sketchy, bio-hazardous, not safe or offensive.

Didn’t ask for your magnet yet? Click here and we’ll send you one.

Help us with our own research

August 21, 2013

PLEASE share with us your keeping up with the literature habits in this super quick survey. It’s a great thing to do when your gel is running or you’re washing something in PBS. Thanks in advance!

Get Smarter, Get a Magnet

August 21, 2013

Our new newsletter is out and it will make you smarter!

Scizzle up your metal surfaces

August 20, 2013

Would you like one of our magnets to Scizzle up your freezer? centrifuge or microscope? Click here and we’ll send you one. Trust us you’d like one as we’ll have another surprise coming once you receive your magnet.

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Scizzle is a finalist in the Plywood People Idea Competition

August  10, 2013

Not sure if we are more excited or honored from making it as a finalist in the Plywood People Idea Competition, but we sure are psyched! We will pitch Scizzle this upcoming Wednesday so wish us luck!

What’s Scizzling?

August 9, 2013

Check out our newsletter for everything new and exciting in Scizzle land and science!

What’s this Scizzle thing all about?

August 8, 2013

Really! We didn’t mean to be so mysterious! Visit our FAQ page and to learn about why we were born, where we get the data, what this feed thing all about and more!

If you still have a burning scizzling question – feel free to drop us a line.

Export function is now available in RIS format

July 22, 2013

You can now export your favorite papers in RIS format. This should work seamlessly with Papers and RefMan. With others reference managers, like EndNote you can export in RIS and then import into EndNote and other reference managers. However, we’re working on adding the direct export to EndNote. If you’re experiencing any issues or have any questions – please email us at admin@myscizzle.com

New and improved edit feed function

July 1, 2013

You didn’t like it and we listened! From now on, no need to copy feed, edit, create a new one and then delete the old feed (what were we thinking???). Now you can easily just edit your feed: change keywords, add a journal or what not.

We Have a Blog!

June 24, 2013

We are excited to announce the launch of our scizzling blog! We have a great lineup of contributors that will cover interesting research, cool science, lab life and advice so you can stay on top of it all!

Stay tuned!

Happy reading!

 

 

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