Palringo

  • Palringo Dives Into Location-Based Chat And Brings Their 11 Million Users Along For The Ride

    Palringo Dives Into Location-Based Chat And Brings Their 11 Million Users Along For The Ride

    Location-based group chat. It’s just one of those ideas that everyone seems to be convinced is a good one, but that no one has really pulled off well just yet. Tossing their chips into the local chat game today is Palringo, which began its life back in 2007 as the iPhone’s first multi-network IM client. Their kicker? They’ve already got an established userbase of around… Read More

  • Palringo raises $5m for mobile client

    Palringo raises $5m for mobile client

    Palringo – a UK startup with an instant messaging, voice and picture messaging client for mobiles which uses mobile data to bypass mobile operators’ SMS and MMS offerings – has raised $5m in funding, bringing in new investors ePlanet Ventures and NTEC. These have invested alongside existing investors Northstar Equity Investors, Prime Technology Ventures and Esther Finance. Read More