Hiya, a Whitepages spinout, nabs $18M for its smart caller ID technology

Hiya came to life a year ago when it was spun out by Whitepages to take on TrueCaller and others in the world of smart caller ID services. Using machine learning analytics on a vast database of callin

Whitepages spins out its caller-ID business as Hiya to take on TrueCaller

Some changes underway at Whitepages.com, the company that compiles public record databases on people and businesses: it is spinning out its caller ID operations and app as a new business called Hiya.

WhitePages Tackles Contact Management With Hiya

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/10/itunes.png" class="shot2">There are a plethora of contact management apps on the market that allow you to make sense of your email and mobile