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  • On The Eve Of GDC, An M&A Wave Hits the Gaming Industry

    On The Eve Of GDC, An M&A Wave Hits the Gaming Industry

    Unity and Applifier, the Kontagent and Playhaven merger, Zynga’s half-billion dollar deal to buy NaturalMotion, Kabam and Phoenix Age. A nice, little consolidation wave is floating through the gaming industry after a relatively quiet year for acquisitions among companies in the U.S. and Europe. What’s changed? It depends on which part of the industry you’re looking at.¬†Half… Read More

  • A Merger In Gaming Services: Playhaven, Kontagent Combine In An All-Stock Deal Worth “Hundreds of Millions”

    A Merger In Gaming Services: Playhaven, Kontagent Combine In An All-Stock Deal Worth “Hundreds of Millions”

    Consolidation ahoy! Playhaven and Kontagent, two of the bigger gaming services companies that help developers run analytics and retain their players, have decided to merge into a combined company worth “hundreds of millions” of dollars in an all-stock deal. Neither company could give more specifics on how the deal was structured. “The valuation in the hundreds of millions, but… Read More

  • Social App Analytics Platform Kontagent Raises $12M From Battery Ventures And Others

    Social App Analytics Platform Kontagent Raises $12M From Battery Ventures And Others

    Kontagent, an fbFund winner and social analytics platform has raised $12 million in Series B funding led by Battery Ventures, with Maverick Capital and Altos Ventures participating. To date, Kontagent has raised $18 million in funding. As we’ve written in the past, Kontagent’s real-time platform gives Facebook app developers, game studios and publishers detailed data of… Read More

  • Analytics Platform Kontagent Now Tracking 150M Users; $1 Of Every $4 Spent In Social Gaming

    Analytics Platform Kontagent Now Tracking 150M Users; $1 Of Every $4 Spent In Social Gaming

    It seems that every day another company in the tech industry hits an important milestone, but the one achieved today by Kontagent, the social analytics platform for app developers, is pretty impressive. The fbFund winner is now tracking over 150 million monthly active users (MAUs) and is handling over 1 billion messages per day. Broken down, that’s 15,000+ messages per second, or more… Read More

  • Kontagent Expands Beyond Facebook To Offer Analytics To Web And Mobile Apps

    Kontagent Expands Beyond Facebook To Offer Analytics To Web And Mobile Apps

    For the past few years, Kontagent, an fbFund winner and social analytics platform, has offered user analytics for developers of Facebook apps and games. Today, the company is moving beyond the social network to web and mobile apps that have not been built off the Facebook platform. As we’ve written in the past, Kontagent’s real-time platform gives Facebook app developers, game… Read More

  • Kontagent Adds Real Time Monitoring To Facebook Analytics Platform

    Kontagent, an fbFund winner and social analytics platform, is adding real time functionality to its social application monitoring system. Kontagent’s platform gives Facebook app developers, game studios and publishers detailed data of demographics based on geographic location, age groups, gender, user engagement times, social event interaction and other variables. The new version… Read More

  • Facebook Analytics Platform Kontagent Now Tracking 100M Users; 15B Messages Per Month

    Kontagent, an fbFund winner and social analytics platform, has hit a milestone today. The startup is now tracking over 100 million monthly active users and over 15 billion messages per month. That’s up from 70 million monthly active users in October. Kontagent’s platform gives Facebook app developers, game studios and publishers detailed data of demographics based on… Read More

  • Kontagent Unleashes New Version Of Facebook Analytics Platform

    Kontagent, an fbFund winner and social analytics platform, is launching a new version of its social analytics suite, complete with social funnels, social event tracking and other features. Kontagent is now tracking over 70 million monthly active users, and has reached over 150 million social network users over the past two years. Kontagent’s platform gives Facebook app developers… Read More

  • Kontagent Raises $4.5 Million For Facebook Analytics Platform

    Only a few months after the company raised $1 million in funding, Kontagent, an fbFund winner and social analytics platform, has raised $4.5 million in new funding. We’ve confirmed the funding with Kontagent’s co-founder, Albert Lai. The round was led by Altos Ventures and Maverick Capital, with participation from Larry Braitman, cofounder of FlyCast and Adify. This brings the… Read More

  • Kontagent Raises $1 Million For Facebook Analytics Platform

    Kontagent, an fbFund winner and social analytics platform has raised $1 million from a number of angel investors, including Jameson Hsu, co-founder/CEO of Mochimedia; Greg Thomson, founder of TallTreeGames and creator of YoVille (Acquired by Zynga); Mike Sego, Chief Product Officer of Gaia and creator of (Fluff)Friends (Acquired by SGN). Kontagent previously raised $250,000 from the… Read More