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Cathy Edwards, Co-Founder Of Chomp, Is Leaving Apple On April 11

A notable personnel departure is coming up in Cupertino: <a target="_blank" href="http://www.crunchbase.com/person/cathy-edwards">Cathy Edwards</a>, the co-founder and CTO of app search and discovery

With New iOS 6 App Store, The Most Important Changes Are Under The Hood

One of the most noticeable consumer-facing changes in the new version of Apple's mobile operating system, iOS 6, is the updated App Store application for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. Apple chose not t

Apple’s iOS and Mac App Stores Now Feature “Free App Of The Week” And “Editor’s Choice” Promotions

In an apparent effort to help its users find more interesting apps in its cavernous digital stores, Apple today made an interesting tweak to its iOS and Mac app stores. Both now feature a "free app of

Scouting Deals? Use These Apps

Oh the "where do I find hot startups?" problem … VCs have been grappling with this for ages, resorting to such avenues as rampant gossiping, reading TechCrunch, informally tapping into early stage i

Apple Acquires Chomp; App Store Search And Discovery To Be Completely Revamped

With the countdown <a href="http://www.tuaw.com/2012/02/17/apple-counts-down-to-25-billion-app-store-downloads/">underway</a> to 25 billion total app downloads, there's no disputing the success of App

Games Decreasing In Popularity On Android, Entertainment Apps On The Rise

The mobile app ecosystem is growing so quickly - exponentially, even - that sometimes it's hard to see the larger trends occurring in the space. To really gain insight, it helps to look back over a lo

Oh, Hey Google: Chomp Launches Its Own AdWords For App Search; Brings Realtime Search To iPhone

Two weeks ago, we covered <a href="http://chomp.com/">Chomp</a>'s news that it will be powering app <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/09/13/chomp-to-begin-powering-app-search-for-android-phone

Chomp To Begin Powering App Search For Android Phones Via Verizon Apps

There are quite a few nifty app search engines out there, but <a href="http://chomp.com/">Chomp</a> is trying to be the Google of search engines, not the AltaVista. Mobile apps are everywhere you look

Yahoo Tries Its Hand At Mobile App Search

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/appspot.jpg"> If apps replace the mobile web, and along with it, traditional search, then the search engines need to figure out how to

Chomp Brings Cross-Platform App Search To Android With Verizon's V Cast Integration

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/05/comp.jpg" class="shot2"><a href="http://chomp.com/">Chomp,</a> an app search engine, has partnered with Verizon Wireless to offer an app searc

Chomp May Have Just Solved The Nightmare That Is Android App Search

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-279339" title="ch1" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/02/ch1.png" alt="" />Regardless of what you think about the Android platform, there's no

For Mobile Apps, It's 1996 All Over Again

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/02/stocks-going-up.jpg" /> 1996 was a great year in the life of the web. Netscape had launched two years earlier, Excite@home was going to wire

Chomp Sinks Its Teeth Deeper Into Search; Wants To Be The Google Of Apps

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-211213" title="ch" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/ch1.png" alt="" />It was last November that we first heard about <a href="http://chomp

Chomp Closes In On 300,000 Users, Launches App Review Site And Chomp Connect

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/03/chomplogo.png" class="shot2"> When <a href="http://chomp.com/">Chomp</a> launched <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2010/01/11/chomp-iphon

Chomp Connect Lets iPhone Developers Integrate The App Recommendation Service

<img class="shot2" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/02/chompconnectshot.png" alt="" /><a href="http://www.chompapps.com">Chomp</a>, the iPhone app recommendation and discovery service

Chomp Now Live And Ready To Bite Into iPhone App Recommendations

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/01/Screen-shot-2010-01-11-at-1.19.15-PM-215x92.png" width="215" height="92" />Last week, we previewed <a href="http://chompapps.com/">Chomp</a>,

Chomp Reveals Itself To Be A Yelp For iPhone Apps

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/01/chompreviews-132x200.png" width="132" height="200" /> With more than <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2009/11/04/apples-100000-point-lead/"

Chomp Eats Up Some Seed Funding. Next, Will Bite Into The Mobile Space.

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2009/11/32-630x315-215x107.jpg" width="215" height="107" />It's not yet clear what Chomp exactly is, but we do know that it's a rather hot property ri