• German Incubator HitFox Moves Nimbly To Acquire Datamonk And Invest €1M In Apploop

    German Incubator HitFox Moves Nimbly To Acquire Datamonk And Invest €1M In Apploop

    HitFox Group, the Berlin-headquartered “startup factory”, seems to be on a roll right now. Last week it announced a €15 million profit for the year 2013 (yes, profit!) and today it’s pulling back the curtain on two new portfolio companies. Read More

  • Is AppLoop Fading Already?

    When AppLoop launched its self-service platform for tracking and advertising on mobile applications last July, we were quite impressed. Leveraging the iPhone 3G’s native GPS capabilities, AppLoop’s geo-aware mobile ad network was able to tell when a consumer was close to a specified business address and serve up ads for that business accordingly. Last October, the startup came out… Read More

  • AppLoop Transforms Blogs Into Native iPhone Applications

    Two-man startup AppLoop has added to its suite of self-service tools for iPhone developers by launching App Generator, which automatically turns any blog with an RSS feed into a native iPhone app modeled after that of the The New York Times. To create an app, all you have to do is answer a series of questions for the App Generator’s setup wizard. These include your blog’s… Read More

  • AppLoop Tracks iPhone Users, Advertises Accordingly

    With the launch of the new competitively priced 3G iPhone just around the corner, there has been a lot of speculation about the effect it will have on the mobile market. Since the iPhone has released its SDK, and added GPS capability, it is an opportune time for third-party companies and developers to take advantage of the possibilities that GPS offers. Throughout it all, venture capitalists… Read More