• Google Confirms Acquisition Of 'Everything Is The Best' Assets, Including Plannr

    After hounding them left and right, the folks at Google sent us an email regarding their acquisition of “Outlook for hipsters” startup Plannr. The story is bigger than what we orginally wrote apparently, as the search company has acquired all assets of the Ben Eidelson and Jason Prado run “Everything Is the Best LLC” which includes Plannr and a couple of other… Read More

  • Plannr Shuts Down (Because It's Been Bought By Google)

    Plannr, a social messaging company which we’ve covered from inception to being acquired by Google sent out the following email to its users today, further confirming our reporting that the small group texting/planning startup is on to greener Googleplex pastures. From my original post, “I could easily see this as a useful addition to an existing service and the heavy Google Maps… Read More

  • Google Buys Schedule Management Startup Plannr

    According to multiple sources familiar with the matter, Google has just bought Seattle-based mobile planning startup Plannr, which if you remember our coverage launched about two months ago as an Outlook for hipsters. Plannr, which targets groups of friends less than ten people, is attempting to tie together geolocation, email, SMS and phone calls in order to create an uber-scheduling… Read More

  • Plannr, Schedule Management For Hipsters

    Plannr, Schedule Management For Hipsters

    Well here’s a first, the creative folks at Plannr have come up with this hypothetical “What would the world be like if the cast of MTV’s Jersey Shore used our mobile scheduling product?” promotional video, above. Suspend your disbelief about the Jersey Shore crew caring about schedule management and login to Plannr as Snooki (password: “abc”) , join Ronnie… Read More