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  • Thumb Social Polling App Merges With YPulse Research Firm, Rolls Out Thumb Pro For Brands

    Thumb Social Polling App Merges With YPulse Research Firm, Rolls Out Thumb Pro For Brands

    Instant polling app Thumb has just announced that it has merged with YPulse, a research insights firm that focuses on millennial opinions and behaviors. The terms of the deal were not disclosed. Thumb is a mobile app that launched back in the summer of 2010 as Opinionaded, aiming to get real-time feedback for life’s toughest, and sometimes silliest, questions. Users simply pose a question… Read More

  • Thumb, The Social App For Instant Opinions, Adds A Shopping Category

    Thumb, The Social App For Instant Opinions, Adds A Shopping Category

    Thumb, the opinion-polling mobile app, has been growing swiftly. But long ago, before users were asking about their love lives or how sexy their abs look from this angle, the vision for Thumb was focused on products, as well as the influence friends and family have on purchasing decisions. Read More

  • Opinion Polling Network Thumb Sees Growth Rate Double, Tops 1.2M Total Users

    Opinion Polling Network Thumb Sees Growth Rate Double, Tops 1.2M Total Users

    Mobile app Thumb, which has been asking users to provide their opinions since its original private beta launch in June 2010 as Opinionaded, today revealed to TechCrunch that it now has more than 1.2 million registered users. It marks the first time the company has talked in detail about its specific user population size. Thumb has been vocal about engagement stats in the past, however… Read More

  • Thumb Brings New Opinion-Sharing App To Android, Says Average Engagement Now 5 Hours Per Month

    Thumb Brings New Opinion-Sharing App To Android, Says Average Engagement Now 5 Hours Per Month

    Thumb, the mobile startup that makes it easy for users to ask for and share opinions, is bringing a big update to its Android app today. Thumb 3.0 launched on iOS at the beginning of June. CEO Dan Kurani says the new app has already contributed to a big increase in user engagement over the past five-ish months, going from an average of 3 hours and 50 minutes per month to an average of 5 hours. Read More

  • Mobile Q&A App Opinionaided Rebrands As Thumb

    Mobile Q&A App Opinionaided Rebrands As Thumb

    Startup Opinionaided, which offers a mobile Q&A app around sharing people’s opinions, is rebranding as Thumb. Opinionaided’s users are able input a question, determine a category (i.e. relationships, politics) and submit it for other Opinionaided users to answer. You can also publish your questions to Facebook and Twitter. After a question is posted, fellow Opinionaided users… Read More

  • Kanguru 32GB Flash Drive is the Worst Ever

    It’s true that this Kanguru thumb drive holds 32GB, which is enough to take your entire operating system with you as you travel – sticking it into various local internet cafe computers like the naughty drive it is. The massive storage would be enough except for two things. The first? The $1,499 price tag. Unless you really need something the size of your thumb – perhaps… Read More