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  • AppRedeem Launches Smug Messenger, A WhatsApp Alternative That Rewards You For Getting Friends To Join

    AppRedeem Launches Smug Messenger, A WhatsApp Alternative That Rewards You For Getting Friends To Join

    AppRedeem, the maker of AppTrailers, a service that allowed users to watch teaser videos about mobile applications in the hopes of boosting downloads, is shifting its focus away from app promotion – well, kind of. Today, the company is introducing a new mobile messaging app, Smug Messenger, that’s designed to work on any mobile device, including those without a phone… Read More

  • With 6.5M Members, AppTrailers Adds A Free Daily App

    With 6.5M Members, AppTrailers Adds A Free Daily App

    AppTrailers, an app that rewards users for watching videos that promote other apps, just released an update with a new “Free Today” section. The section will highlight one app per day — either a paid app being offered for free or a freemium app with normally a paid virtual that’s being provided for free. Read More

  • Amid UDID Uncertainty, AppRedeem Creates New ID Scheme, Groupon Adopts

    Amid UDID Uncertainty, AppRedeem Creates New ID Scheme, Groupon Adopts

    As you’ve likely heard, the “UDID-calypse” is upon us. Because of mounting privacy concerns (from Congress, etc.), Apple has begun rejecting iOS apps that access UDIDs, and will eventually do away with them altogether. For now, it remains unclear how long that will take, but, in the meantime, developers are scrambling to find alternatives. (Yesterday, Kim-Mai laid out some of… Read More

  • AppRedeem Launches In-App Deals To Drive Users Of Free Apps To Their Paid Versions

    AppRedeem Launches In-App Deals To Drive Users Of Free Apps To Their Paid Versions

    In January, AppRedeem raised $750,000 from SV Angel and Blue Run Ventures to offer mobile app developers innovative, effective solutions aimed at driving app installs and engagement. Since then, the startup has been quietly working its way into a hot new category: Deals. Today, the Mountain View-based startup is officially announcing AppRedeem Deals, a new mobile in-app promotional network… Read More

  • AppRedeem Rewarded With $700K From SV Angel And Blue Run Ventures

    AppRedeem, a Mountain View-based startup that aims to offer mobile app developers innovative, effective solutions to driving app installs and engagement, announced today that it has raised $700K in seed funding from SV Angel and Blue Run Ventures. The startup plans to use its infusion of capital to expand its engineering resources and to accelerate its development onto other mobile… Read More