Soocial

  • Viadeo acquires contact management, syncing service Soocial

    Viadeo acquires contact management, syncing service Soocial

    French business media are reporting that Viadeo, the professional social network challenging LinkedIn in a number of countries, has acquired Soocial, a Dutch contact management, syncing and backup service provider (via Journal Du Net). The service basically lets users sync all their contacts across their smartphones, email accounts and computers, and lets them manage, clean up and share… Read More

  • Viadeo Acquires Contact Management, Syncing Service Soocial

    Viadeo Acquires Contact Management, Syncing Service Soocial

    French business media are reporting that Viadeo, the professional social network challenging LinkedIn in a number of countries, has acquired Soocial, a Dutch contact management, syncing and backup service provider (via Journal Du Net). The service basically lets users sync all their contacts across their smartphones, email accounts and computers, and lets them manage, clean up and share… Read More

  • Soocial Hassels The Hoff

    Soocial Hassels The Hoff

    Funny story on Dutch business blog Sprout this morning: Soocial, an Amsterdam-based digital contact management startup, talks about its quarrels with actor and singer David Hasselhoff. Here’s how the story started: Soocial, an angel investor-backed startup that provides a simple but powerful contact synchronization service for both the Web and mobile phones, figured… Read More

  • Soocial's Web-to-Phone Contact Syncing In Public Beta, Works With Outlook And Blackberry

    Soocial's Web-to-Phone Contact Syncing In Public Beta, Works With Outlook And Blackberry

    When we came across contact management and synchronization service Soocial earlier this year, we said it made Plaxo look lame. The Holland-based startup is now waving the private beta phase goodbye and switching to public beta mode, which means you don’t have to wait any longer to try out the service. In essence, Soocial enables you to sync contacts (and contacts only) between your… Read More

  • Soocial Makes Plaxo Look Lame (Beta Invites)

    Soocial Makes Plaxo Look Lame (Beta Invites)

    Okay, making Plaxo look lame isn’t that hard. But as Plaxo has been groping around the past year trying to turn itself into a social network to attract a buyer (cough, Comcast), a little startup in the Netherlands called Soocial has been building a kick-ass contact management service that syncs all of your contacts between your desktop, cell phone, and a growing list of Web services. … Read More