Waze now tells you when to leave, thanks to its new Planned Drives feature

Turn-by-turn navigation application Waze announced this morning a handy new feature that will make it easier for those who are planning to drive to an upcoming appointment, meeting or other important

“App Mention Alerts” Is A Google Alerts-Like Tool For Mobile App Developers

App developers wanting to keep an eye on their app's download growth, chart position, revenues, user engagement patterns, and more have a number of tools at their disposal, like those from App Annie,

Twitter Alerts Lets You Opt-in On Push Notifications From Emergency Organizations And NGOs During Crises

Twitter is rolling out a new system called Twitter Alerts today that lets you choose to receive special alerts from emergency accounts, government organizations and NGOs. The system is designed to exp

Y Combinator-Backed Errplane Launches Comprehensive Performance Monitoring And Alert Service For Web Apps

Errplane, a new Y Combinator-backed service for monitoring performance, uptime and errors for any type of web application, has officially launched its service. Currently, Errplane argues, developers n

With 50,000 Users & Double-Digit Monthly Revenue Growth, French Real-Time Alerts Startup Mention Raises $800K Flash Seed

French real-time alerts startup mention, which describes its offering as 'Google alerts on steroids', has raised a "flash" seed round of $800,000 (€600,000) from Alven Capital and Point Nine Capital

EverySignal Is Like Google Alerts For Your Social Feeds

<a target="_blank" href="">EverySignal</a>, a social search startup incubated at Science, is launching a new service  that alerts you to the important events from your frie