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  • Sosh Launches Concierge, The Uber Of Restaurant Dining

    Sosh Launches Concierge, The Uber Of Restaurant Dining

    Sosh, the recommendations app that helps find the best stuff to do in your city, is today launching a brand new branch of the service dedicated to restaurants. With the introduction of Sosh Concierge, Sosh will now give users same-day access to exclusive restaurants that are hard to book with on late notice, or perhaps that don’t take reservations at all. Sosh already provides ticketing… Read More

  • Sosh Announces Partnership With OpenTable, Expands Into Washington D.C. And Chicago

    Sosh Announces Partnership With OpenTable, Expands Into Washington D.C. And Chicago

    Sosh, the app that helps you figure out what to do with your free time, has today announced a partnership with OpenTable that will let users book reservations from right within the app. Unlike other OpenTable partnerships, that force you to input information like party number and time, the OpenTable integration on Sosh surfaces all the relevant information with very little user input, so you… Read More

  • Sosh, An Activity Curator, Flips The Monetization Switch With An Event Ticketing Marketplace

    Sosh, An Activity Curator, Flips The Monetization Switch With An Event Ticketing Marketplace

    Sosh has been around since 2011 and brought a curated activities concierge to SF, NY, and Seattle for three years. But today, the app that offers up cool things to do is adding a new layer to the platform in the form of the Sosh Marketplace. Looking to finally introduce a revenue stream, Sosh is allowing vendors, merchants and artisans in NY, SF, and Seattle to submit their event ideas to… Read More

  • Social Concierge Startup Sosh Expands Into Its Third Market, Seattle

    Social Concierge Startup Sosh Expands Into Its Third Market, Seattle

    Residents of San Francisco and New York City have been lucky to have access to Sosh, a social concierge that helps users find fun and interesting things to do based on their location and interests. After several weeks of beta testing, Sosh has expanded into Seattle, which is its third market. There, it will provide the same sort of activity recommendations that it gives in its first two cities. Read More

  • Nudge Is Like Reddit For Social Activities

    Nudge Is Like Reddit For Social Activities

    Social planning continues to be a hot topic for developers, and the latest new service out of San Francisco is taking a different approach to the whole thing. Nudge, a mobile and desktop web app, crowdsources activities from people in the area and surfaces the best ones to the top of the list. The app is centered around inspirational and motivational activities, like bike rides, hiking… Read More

  • Sosh Nabs $10.1M Series B Led By Khosla Ventures To Take Its Activity Concierge Into New Cities

    Sosh Nabs $10.1M Series B Led By Khosla Ventures To Take Its Activity Concierge Into New Cities

    If you live in NY or SF, chances are you’ve heard of Sosh, the activity concierge that serves up things to do in your city with nary a search query on your part. Well, today, the company has raised a $10.1 million Series B led by Khosla Ventures to fuel expansion into new cities. Current investors Battery Ventures also participated in the new round, along with the addition of co-founder… Read More

  • After Taking SF By Storm, Sōsh Activity Concierge App Launches In NYC

    After Taking SF By Storm, Sōsh Activity Concierge App Launches In NYC

    If you live in San Francisco, chances are you’ve heard of an app called Sōsh, which takes all the guesswork out of finding really interesting, awesome things to do nearby. But here in New York, the word Sōsh has no meaning at all, except for maybe being a reference to one of my favorite characters on “Girls”. But that’s about to change, as Sōsh is officially launching… Read More

  • Sōsh For iPhone Gives You Cool Socializing Ideas On The Go

    Sōsh For iPhone Gives You Cool Socializing Ideas On The Go

    Eclectic local recommendation service Sōsh is launching on the iPhone, giving people a way to find cool things to do in San Francisco even when they’re away from a computer. Sōsh founder Rishi Mandall holds that users have moved from the “willing to spend time to save money” mentality of the deep recession (leading to the popularity of startups like Groupon and Gilt) to… Read More

  • Sōsh Makes Social Actually Social By Giving You Things To Do In Your City

    Sōsh Makes Social Actually Social By Giving You Things To Do In Your City

    Back in March, as we reported on Offline Labs‘ initial funding, we also offered up a quick glimpse of their first project, codenamed Project Dragōn. Now the project, actually called Sōsh, is ready to be fully be revealed. The basic idea behind Sōsh is a simple one: “find and share interesting things to do,” co-founder Rishi Mandal says. “Life’s too short to… Read More