Discovr

  • The Four Best Reasons To Attend Disrupt SF

    The Four Best Reasons To Attend Disrupt SF

    The 6th annual Disrupt SF (Sept. 21-23) kicks off Monday next week at Pier 70 in San Francisco’s Dogpatch. We expect record-breaking attendance.  Maybe you should be there too, and here are four reasons why. Click here for tickets. Speakers. TechCrunch’s editors dedicate half of each day at Disrupt to interviews with key figures in the startup ecosystem. Where else can you… Read More

  • Discovr Delivers Total iOS 7 Overhaul For Its Music Discovery App With Streaming And Social Features

    Discovr Delivers Total iOS 7 Overhaul For Its Music Discovery App With Streaming And Social Features

    Discovr is one of those apps that has managed considerable success on the basis of doing one thing very well, in a number of different ways. The Australian startup behind the Discovr apps, Filter Squad, was founded in 2011 and since they’ve had strong numbers across four apps, including Discovr Apps, Discovr People, Discovr Movies, and its first, Discovr Music. That last one gets a… Read More

  • Discovr Unveils People Finder App, Helps You Surface Interesting People On Twitter

    Discovr Unveils People Finder App, Helps You Surface Interesting People On Twitter

    Discovr, the company behind what’s still one of my all-time favorite mobile app discovery tools, Discovr Apps, is out today with a new application for finding people. Not surprisingly, it’s called Discovr People. The startup, which also has apps in the Music and Movies verticals, is not trying to compete with the trendy “ambient location”/people-stalking apps hitting… Read More

  • Passing 1 Million Downloads, Discovr Raises $1.1 Million; Launches On Mac App Store

    Passing 1 Million Downloads, Discovr Raises $1.1 Million; Launches On Mac App Store

    Today, Discovr, the awesome tool that allows users to discover new apps for iOS (by way of interactive graphs) is announcing that it has passed the one million downloads milestone and has closed a $1.1M seed round led by Australia’s leading VC firm Yuuwa Capital. Of course, there’s no better way to celebrate these achievements than launch a new version of your app for Apple… Read More

  • Discovr Launches Awesome Tool To Find New Apps For iOS (Think Interactive Graphs)

    At WWDC 2011, Apple announced that there are now more than 400K apps in its app store (and that more than 500K have been approved). The Android Marketplace has around 300K apps and is growing fast. The point is: There are a lot apps out there already, and more hit app stores every day. They’re going like hotcakes. But finding and discovering new apps that you actually care about? Eh, not… Read More