App.Net Meets Fundraising Goal With More Than a Day to Go. Now What?, the curious effort by Picplz founder Dalton Caldwell to create a new social media platform, has reached its $500,000 goal via a Kickstarter-like campaign, with about a day and a half to spare before its deadline.

“We did it,” Caldwell tweeted a few hours ago.

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